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Share Name Pronunciations in Moodle!

Posted April 7, 2021

We’ve added NameCoach to Moodle! NameCoach has developed a suite of tools that enable people to record the pronunciation of their name and share that recording with others. Anyone can use NameCoach’s free Personal Name Badge to create name recordings they can attach to their email signatures, online biographies, etc. This new Moodle integration brings […]

File Action Day: Spring 2021

Posted April 5, 2021

Shreddy is back to help you start the New Year right and to remind you about data security. Is a cartoon ball of shredded paper ridiculous? Yes! But, data security is NOT ridiculous, and as a member of the BMC Community you need to be familiar with the Data Handling Policy which may be found […]

New Phishing Attempt, April 2021

Posted April 1, 2021

The Internal Revenue Service is warning all educational institutions of an ongoing IRS impersonation scam targeting faculty, staff, and students. The scam email displays the IRS logo and uses various subject lines with phrases like “Tax Refund Payment” or “Recalculation of your tax refund payment“. Do not click links, download files, or respond in any […]

New Phishing Attempt, March 2021

Posted March 26, 2021

Please be aware of recent messages that appear to be soliciting faculty evaluations via Microsoft Sharepoint and contain a link to a file. The email body may also include names of Bryn Mawr College community members. This is a scam. Do not click links, download files, or respond in any way. Delete the message or […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Posted March 24, 2021

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.

ASR Captioning Now Available in Zoom

Posted March 17, 2021

Zoom has added English-language ASR (automatic speech recognition) captioning to Zoom. Currently the meeting or webinar host must use the Captioning/Live Transcript feature to turn on ASR captions for all participants during a meeting. In future updates, Zoom plans to enable participants to turn Live Transcript on and off for themselves and to support additional […]

RESOLVED: Email Messaging from LITS Help Desk (Ticketing System) Unavailable

Posted March 12, 2021

Updated 3/12 at 5:45pm: This problem is resolved! Thank you so much for your patience. Please report any issues to the Help Desk at help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440 __ LITS is currently unable to send email messages out to community members via our ticketing system. This means that if you contacted the Help Desk, your message […]

RESOLVED: Email Messaging from Moodle, BIONIC, and Voicemail Unavailable

Posted March 12, 2021

Updated 3/12 at 5:45pm: This problem is resolved! Thank you so much for your patience. Please report any issues to the Help Desk at help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440 __ The following services are currently unavailable: QuickMail messages and email notifications from Moodle (i.e., emails about Announcement or forum posts, or Assignment submissions) Emailing your class roster […]

WordPress Upgrade Tonight (3/11), 6-7pm

Posted March 11, 2021

This evening, LITS will be performing a necessary WordPress upgrade between 6pm and 7pm. During that time, community members may experience a brief service interruption. Please contact the Help Desk at help@brynmawr.edu or 610.526.7440 with any questions or concerns or to report any lingering issues.

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Posted March 10, 2021

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.

Resolved: Listservs (email lists) Unavailable

Posted March 8, 2021

Updated 3/9/21 at 3:30pm: Listservs are now available. Listservs (email lists) are currently unavailable. LITS is investigating the issue and we will post more information as we have it. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

Moodle-Zoom-Panopto Integration Fix on 3/15/21

Posted March 8, 2021

LITS has developed a fix for the bug that is causing cloud recordings of Zoom Meetings scheduled through the Zoom activity in a Moodle course to upload into the host’s personal Meeting Recordings folder in Panopto, rather than to the Panopto folder for the course. We will apply this fix on moodle.brynmawr.edu on Monday, March […]

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