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Archive for July, 2015

lynda.com is here!

Posted July 22, 2015

lynda.com is now available for all current Bryn Mawr College faculty, staff and students! What is lynda.com? lynda.com is a leading online learning tool that offers thousands of high-quality video courses in software, business, and creative skills for helping Bryn Mawr community members achieve personal and professional goals and meet just-in time training needs. Lynda.com’s […]

Farewell, Atomic Learning. Greetings, lynda.com!

Posted July 21, 2015

Throughout the day tomorrow, Wednesday, July 22nd, LITS will be replacing the current online learning & technology tutorial service, Atomic Learning, with lynda.com. Lynda.com offers thousands of high-quality video courses in software, business, and creative skills for helping Bryn Mawr community members achieve personal and professional goals and meet just-in-time training needs. All current Bryn […]

Critical Microsoft Update — All Windows Devices

Posted July 21, 2015

Yesterday, Microsoft released a critical update for all Windows machines, especially desktops and laptops.  They have classed this as a high-impact issue and chose to release it outside their usual update schedule. Per Microsoft TechNet: “The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or visits an untrusted webpage […]

Learning about the Improved Communications Center (Webmail)

Posted July 9, 2015

Two types of educational opportunities will be offered to assist Bryn Mawr staff and faculty in the transition to the upgraded Communications Center (Webmail): Preview Sessions: Scheduled prior to the upgrade, the Preview Session will consist of a brief overview of the updated interface and the new and improved features of Zimbra 8.6 to help […]

Communications Center (Webmail): New and Improved Features

Posted July 9, 2015

Below is an overview of some of the new and improved features you’ll encounter in the new Communications Center (Zimbra version 8.6). Hey, where did that go? The Zimbra 8 user interface has been updated to have a more modern look and feel. This means that some of the functions you’re familiar with may have […]