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Archive for January, 2017

Participate in File Clean-Up Day! 2/1/17

Posted January 31, 2017

Participate in the College’s first File Clean-Up Day! On February 1st, from 10am – 2pm, all community members are highly encouraged to devote time to cleaning up specific storage locations with the goal of streamlining/speeding up your work and working towards more efficient and secure file management. Take the following steps to start your clean-up […]

Celebrate Data Privacy Day!

Posted January 27, 2017

January 28th is Data Privacy Day, an international effort to raise awareness of and promote privacy and data protection concerns and best practices. Here’s how you can help yourself and the College community become better prepared to face data privacy challenges today and beyond: Participate in the College’s first File Clean-Up Day! On February 1st, […]

Simplify File Clean-Up Day with the Order of Operations Guide

Posted January 25, 2017

File Clean-Up Day is quickly approaching (Wednesday, 2/1), and you might be wondering, “What should I focus on cleaning first?” To help your efforts and avoid flawed results, we’ve created the FCUD Order of Operations Guide. This interactive guide will help you determine a customized Order of Operations based on where you store your files. […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6 pm – 2 am

Posted January 25, 2017

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/ Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

1/24 Tech Talk: Student Creative Projects and Faculty Website Development

Posted January 23, 2017

January 24, 2017 4:00pm – 5:00pm Thomas Hall, Quita Woodward Room Learn more about creative student Sociology projects, building a faculty website, and helping students share their work with the world. Veronica Montes (Sociology) and Cathryne Velazquez (’18) discuss building Dr. Montes’s personal website to showcase her research and the projects of her Sociology students, […]

Exhibition Opening – The Tale of Genji: From Princess to Pop Culture

Posted January 20, 2017

THE TALE OF GENJI From Princesses to Pop Culture January 25 – March 5, 2017 11am – 4:30pm daily Class of 1912 Rare Book Room, Canaday Library The Tale of Genji unveils the newly restored six-fold screen by Kano Seisen’in Osanobu (1796–1846). Painted in delicate detail with striking gold-leaf and brilliant pigments, Bryn Mawr’s Osanobu […]

Submit to the Blended Learning Conference by 2/15

Posted January 19, 2017

Interested in sharing your work on a digital project or experiments with blended learning? We’re currently collecting submissions to the Sixth Annual Blended Learning in the Liberal Arts College Conference, which will be held at Bryn Mawr Wednesday, May 17 – Thursday, May 18, 2017. Although we are open to all topics related to blended […]

SPSS and AMOS Licensing

Posted January 19, 2017

We have been advised by IBM, the makers of SPSS that there is a problem with the way we currently provide this software.  Presently, the SPSS/AMOS license server (which manages the concurrent use of these products under our campus license) provides licenses for versions 19-24.  This is causing issues in performance and stability as well as […]

Copy/Paste New Skills from lynda.com to Your Brain

Posted January 18, 2017

Leading up to File Clean-Up Day on 2/1/17, spend some time learning more about a tool you probably use every single day – your File Manager application! Learn or review how to perform the basics (copy, cut, paste, move, and delete files) and more advanced actions (creating shortcuts, customizations) using Windows File Explorer and Mac […]

1/24 Tech Talk: Student Creative Projects and Faculty Website Development

Posted January 17, 2017

January 24, 2017 4:00pm – 5:00pm Thomas Hall, Quita Woodward Room Learn more about creative student Sociology projects, building a faculty website, and helping students share their work with the world. Veronica Montes (Sociology) and Cathryne Velazquez (’18) discuss building Dr. Montes’s personal website to showcase her research and the projects of her Sociology students, […]

Exhibition Opening – Exhibiting Africa: Ways of Seeing, Knowing, and Showing

Posted January 17, 2017

January 25-March 5, 2017 11am-4:30pm daily Class of 1912 Rare Book Room Canaday Library Opening Reception January 25, 2017 4:30-6:30pm Exhibiting Africa: Ways of Seeing, Knowing, and Showing was organized by students in the 360 course cluster, “The Politics and Poetics of Race,” and offers a fresh look at the College’s collections of African art […]

Sign the File Clean-Up Day Pledge to win pizza lunch, Top 11 Tips for 2/1/17

Posted January 11, 2017

Looking forward to more efficient digital file management? Want a little extra motivation? Would pizza help?* Join colleagues on February 1st for the College’s first File Clean-Up Day! Sign the Pledge to record your commitment; the department with the highest participation will win a pizza lunch! Take the first step toward streamlining and securing your […]

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