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Information technology tools and resources at the UW

June 9, 2016

Splunk@UW Day is July 6: Save the date

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Come to Splunk@UW Day to learn how you can use the Splunk service platform for operational intelligence to give you real-time insight into what’s happening across your department’s IT systems. Learn about searching, monitoring, analyzing and visualizing machine-generated data from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. Sessions include security fundamentals as well as…

April 1, 2016

UW TechConnect 2016: Get highlights and send feedback

TechConnect audience

Highlights of the 2016 UW TechConnect conference last month for IT professional across the University provide a glimpse into this year’s theme—future-proofing IT. The site includes quotes from attendees and photos of the event. Session materials are being posted so you can browse those you did not attend. If you were among the 450 participants,…

March 30, 2016

Get help at UW eScience Institute’s Data Science Office Hours

faculty getting help

For help with your data-intensive science challenges—including cloud computing—let experts steer you toward appropriate solutions during the UW eScience Institute’s Data Science Office Hours. Along with eScience data scientists, experts from UW libraries, UW-IT, the Center for Statistics and the Social Sciences, Amazon Web Services and Mathworks are available on specific days and times in…

March 8, 2016

UW TechConnect conference on March 24

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Join your UW colleagues to discuss “future-proofing” information technology at the UW in four areas—The Enterprise, Learning and Research, Software and Applications, and Your Career—at the third annual UW TechConnect conference March 24, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the UW Seattle HUB. Featured speakers include UW Medicine Chief Research Information Officer Sean Mooney, and Internet2 Senior…

February 5, 2016

Register for winter technology “In Practice” workshops

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UW instructors are invited to three “In Practice” workshops, focusing on putting technology in practice in effective and pedagogically sound ways. Sessions are meant to spark engagement among instructors, encourage collaboration with different UW programs and services, and ultimately enhance the student learning experience. Get details and register for Tech-Enabled Flipping on February 18, Activate Your Teaching…

February 3, 2016

Access, Excel webinars: Register by March 9

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UW students, faculty and staff can register for two upcoming webinars on Microsoft products, offered by UW Professional and Organizational Development (POD): Access Techniques (Beginner) on March 16 and Excel Techniques on March 17. Each is 1.5 hours and costs $65, which can be charged to a UW budget number. Register at least a week…

January 27, 2016

UW TechConnect conference—March 24

TechConnect conference audience

The third annual UW TechConnect conference takes place March 24, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the UW Seattle Husky Union Building (HUB). UW colleagues from all three campuses are invited to explore, learn and connect around the theme of “Future-Proofing.” In addition to a networking event, multiple break-out sessions will be hosted within tracks…

December 14, 2015

Save the Date: UW TechConnect Conference – March 24

speaker at TechConnect

The third annual UW TechConnect Conference focuses on “Future-Proofing” and provides an opportunity for IT colleagues from all three campuses to explore the future of IT at the UW and learn about efforts underway today. Mark your calendar for March 24, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the UW Seattle HUB. Planning is in…

December 7, 2015

Cloud Day @ UW a Success; Materials Online

audience at presentation

Cloud Day @ UW, hosted in November by UW-IT and the eScience Institute, was a hit, with 97 percent of those surveyed interested in attending another such event in the future. Over 20 presentations on the benefits of cloud technologies were provided by UW faculty, Amazon, Google, Microsoft and others. UW faculty, staff and students…

November 9, 2015

Active Learning Classroom Open House, UW Seattle: Nov. 19

Active Learning Classroom

Faculty and instructors curious about active learning at the UW are invited to an open house on November 19, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., at UW Seattle’s Odegaard Undergraduate Library, in Active Learning Classroom 136. You will have a chance to chat with instructors across campus who will share their active learning strategies and experiences in…

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