News for Current students

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Podium changes for Spring 2022 term

What is happening? 

Office applications on podium machines have been updated to Microsoft 365 apps.

What is the impact?

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Changes to remote desktop access

What is happening? 

Remote desktop access to Arts physical labs is being removed.

When is this happening? 

Tuesday April 19th, 4pm

How are users effected? 

Users will no longer be able to use Remote Desktop to access any Arts Computing Labs. Our labs are open for users physically on campus. All software is still available through Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD)

Why is this happening? 

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Quest service update

What is happening?

Full service has been restored within Quest, and all users should be able to log in and work within the system as normal. Information Systems & Technology is coordinating an incident report that will be shared with appropriate stakeholders, including a follow-up with the vendor and lessons learned.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

MATLAB access for faculty, researchers, students, and staff

What is happening?

The expanded MATLAB campus license will continue as a site license, on an ongoing basis.

Who can use MATLAB?

  • Enrolled students
  • Employees (faculty, staff, researchers)

How can MATLAB be used?

  • Software administration, teaching, and non-commercial academic research
  • Data center use

How can I get access to MATLAB?

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2017 End-of-life Removal

What is happening?

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2017 will be removed from all IST managed computers in Academic Support departments.

When is this happening?

Monday, June 6th, at 8:00 a.m.

Why is this happening?

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