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Routine System Maintenance: 2019

Posted November 8, 2018

Routine system maintenance generally occurs on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 6:00 p.m. – midnight. LITS implemented this practice in June 2015 to reduce overall system downtime, to improve the security and reliability of College systems and networks, and to maintain compliance with industry and vendor support requirements and best practices. 2019 […]

Wufoo Downtime (Monday, November 12, 8pm-10pm ET)

Posted November 7, 2018

Wufoo will be performing system maintenance on Monday, November 12 from  8pm-10pm ET.  During this time, you may experience diminished availability for both administration and response collection.    

macOS Mojave on College-owned Computers

Posted October 24, 2018

macOS Mojave was released in late September, 2018. If you choose to update your operating system, be sure to back up your data first. LITS is currently testing Mojave. We will make our best effort to provide support, but we have not yet rolled it out campus-wide. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Posted October 24, 2018

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.  

Complete the Information Security Education Program by 10/31!

Posted October 22, 2018

It’s an InfoSec War out there…join our heroes and gain YOUR information security competencies by completing Bryn Mawr College’s Information Security Education Program! Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (Duo) on 11/12

Posted October 19, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees – COMPLETED! A big thank-you to the 600+ community members who enrolled on or before October 8th! WAVE 2: All remaining staff, Emeriti, and some student employees – IN PROGRESS! receive a self-enrollment email […]

Printing & Scanning on Canons Unavailable Today (10/18) 4pm – 5:30pm

Posted October 18, 2018

LITS will be performing necessary maintenance this on Canon copiers tonight, October 18th from 4pm – 5:30pm. During this time, printing and scanning will be unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the late notice for this scheduled downtime and thank you for your patience. With any questions, contact the Help Desk at help@brynmawr.edu […]

Warning: New Phishing Attempt 10/12/18

Posted October 12, 2018

Please be aware of a recent attempt to gather login, password, and other secure personal or College data from Bryn Mawr College community members. Be on the lookout for messages signed by a Bryn Mawr College community member, but that are actually coming from an off-campus email address. Be particularly wary of those instructing you to […]

Request for Spring 2019 Course Reserve Lists

Posted October 10, 2018

Dear Friends, As you know, the TriCollege Libraries are migrating Tripod to new software later this semester. Because the migration requires most cataloging and ordering activities temporarily cease for a month starting on November 19th, we are requesting, if at all possible, that faculty provide Spring 2019 reserve requests by the following dates: November 6, […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Posted October 10, 2018

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: Printing to Canons Unavailable

Posted October 8, 2018

Updated Monday 10/8 7pm: Canon printing has been fully restored. Updated Monday 10/8 4:15pm: LITS is working to restore the Canon print server from backup. This involves a large amount of data and will likely take overnight. We will update this post as soon as we know more. Printing to Canon copiers is currently unavailable […]

Tech Reminders for Recording Lectures and Job Talks

Posted October 4, 2018

It’s that time of year again, when academic departments are hosting candidates and organizing job talks. Bryn Mawr College subscribes to a lecture capture system called Tegrity, which makes it easy for lecture hosts to record a talk and share links to the recording with people who can’t attend in person. Below are reminders about […]

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