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Archive for October, 2015

EZ-Borrow Unavailable 10/31 7am-noon

Posted October 30, 2015

EZ-Borrow will be unavailable on Saturday, October 31 from 7 a.m. – noon. The provider will be performing an upgrade during this time. Contact circulation@brynmawr.edu with questions.

Email & Calendar: Office 365 and Google Demo Videos

Posted October 28, 2015

Last spring, LITS launched a project to migrate our College email and calendar services from Zimbra to either Google Apps for Education or Microsoft 365 after Commencement in May 2016. We’ve spent the fall talking with community members about their needs and wishes. As we solidify requirements, we’d like to point you to a few introductory videos* that will give you an […]

Secure Your Dorm Competition!

Posted October 26, 2015

As we continue to celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month, LITS is sponsoring an initiative to encourage Bryn Mawr students to learn about Information Security best practices and to have fun in the process! Secure Your Dorm Competition Want to help your dorm become the most InfoSec-savvy on campus while working towards winning a pizza […]

Sign up for Fall Presentation Skills Workshop Series

Posted October 23, 2015

Are you interested in learning specific skills to help you better use presentation tools? Would you like to further develop your ability to effectively communicate your ideas? Come join a cross-departmental group of staff and faculty with a passion for presenting and enabling effective communication as we explore 6 diverse topics this fall as part […]

Friday Finds 10/30: Assembling the Image

Posted October 22, 2015

Join us next Friday, October 30, at 3:00 p.m. for the second Friday Finds of the semester, “Assembling the Image.” History of Art graduate student Rachel Dressel will discuss her exhibition, which grew out of work that she did this summer on a series of prints in the gift from Howard and Jacquelin Koldin Levine. Friday […]

Personal Digital Archiving Day! 10/21 4:30-6

Posted October 20, 2015

Is Instagram the new scrapbook? Is Facebook the new diary? Join LITS and SGA for the Second Annual Personal Digital Archiving Day on October 21st from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. in Canaday 205. Increasingly our possessions and our communications are no longer physical material, they’re digital and they are dependent on technology to make them […]

Securing the Human Now Available for Staff, Faculty and Students!

Posted October 19, 2015

About Securing the Human: Securing the Human, an Information Security Awareness educational program, is now available for all current Bryn Mawr community members. This nationally recognized program stresses the importance of preparation around the most common InfoSec pitfalls and offers practical tips and strategies for being a responsible citizen in the digital age. The program […]

Tech Talk: Dealing with E-mail Overload: 11/3 4pm

Posted October 14, 2015

Drowning in a sea of e-mail? You are not alone. In this tech talk we will discuss and share ways to manage the onslaught, ranging from personal strategies, to creative use of Zimbra features, to “supply-side” strategies. Open to all interested faculty, staff and graduate students. Date: November 3, 2015 Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm Location: […]

Account Closures for Graduating Students

Posted October 13, 2015

As the end of the fall semester approaches, please be aware of the following information about account closures for graduating students: http://techdocs.blogs.brynmawr.edu/4833 Contact the Help Desk, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440 with questions.