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Archive for 2016

Kris Graves: The Testament Project Opens with Lecture & Reception 9/21

Posted September 19, 2016

Kris Graves: The Testament Project September 21 – December 18, 2016 Bryn Mawr College Artist’s Lecture, September 21, 12:30 pm, Thomas 224, sponsored by the Center for Visual Culture Opening Reception, September 21, 5 pm, Class of 1912 Rare Book Room, Canaday Library Kris Graves’s series The Testament Project aims to represent and explore blackness […]

Office 365: Clutter learns from your behavior & sets aside lower priority messages

Posted September 19, 2016

What is Clutter? Clutter is a feature of Office 365 that reduces the amount of email landing in your inbox by moving lower-priority messages to the Clutter folder for later/less frequent review. How do Clutter and Junk filters work? Messages Office 365 believes are spam are filtered into your Junk folder. Office 365 processes any […]

Bryn Mawr College website color changes and brief editing freeze Friday, September 16

Posted September 15, 2016

On the evening of Friday, September 16, some color changes will be made and graphics added to the Bryn Mawr College website in order to align the site with the College’s campaign branding. The Giving site will also be updated with new content. During this update process, there will be a 15 minute Drupal editing […]

FY16 Annual Report Now Available

Posted September 14, 2016

LITS is pleased to announce that we’ve recently published our Annual Report highlighting the organization’s contributions and partnerships during fiscal year 2016. You’ll find this and others, including quarterly projects and MISO data, on our Reports page. Contact Melissa Cresswell with questions, mcresswell@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-5287.

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6 pm – 2 am

Posted September 14, 2016

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 pm until 2:00 am. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/computing/policies/ Contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

Removing Canceled Meetings in Office 365

Posted September 12, 2016

When a meeting is cancelled, all invitees receive an email notification, but the meeting is not removed from your calendar until you open that notification and click Remove From Calendar. Take a look: Canceled Meetings video (mobile-friendly version) This is how Office 365 is intended to work, but it’s different from what we were used […]

Fall Lineup of Learning Opportunities for Office 365!

Posted September 12, 2016

In late May 2016, the Bryn Mawr College community began using Office 365 for email and calendar. We know this has been a big change, and we’re pleased to continue a rich program of learning opportunities this fall that will ease your transition and help you take advantage of some of the new and exciting supported features of […]

Fall Tech Talks, Digital Scholarship and Technology Events Calendar, Edu-Tech/Moodle Office Hours

Posted September 7, 2016

TUESDAY TECH TALKS The Tuesday Tech Talk series will resume Oct 11 at 4-5pm in Quita Woodward Room, with “What’s New in Digital Scholarship and Pedagogy?” We’ve had a lot of new additions to the LITS team since May, including a Digital Scholarship Specialist, Alicia Peaker; an Educational Technology Specialist, Beth Seltzer; and two new […]

Office 365: New Accessibility Features

Posted September 2, 2016

The Office Blog is a great resource for learning about Office 365 developments. This accessibility update highlights new features, including screen reader usability and a high contrast themes.

Canaday 315 Reservations

Posted September 2, 2016

When checking out the key to Canaday 315 at the Circulation Desk, you may be asked to show us your reservation confirmation. This will help us ensure we lend the key to the right person. Thanks for your help making the use of Canaday 315 run smoothly for all! Contact the Circulation Desk with questions: […]

How We Spent Our Summer Vacation

Posted August 29, 2016

Office 365: New service for email, calendar and more Back in May, we launched Office 365 for email, calendar, collaboration and more. Over the summer we’ve been reaching out with tips, making documentation (enhanced with multimedia anywhere you see the LITSVideos tag), and hosting classes (don’t worry, there are more scheduled for fall.)  Stay tuned […]

Issue with Viewing Paychecks in BIONIC

Posted August 26, 2016

At this time, Bryn Mawr College employees may need to use a browser other than Firefox to view their paycheck and perform other related self-service tasks in BIONIC. We recommend the following: Windows computers – use Chrome or Internet Explorer (Edge for Windows 10) Macs – use Safari or Chrome An issue has been identified […]

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