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August 25, 2021

Find the tech you need to succeed!

An education at the UW is an exciting adventure, the journey of your life! But like any adventure, you’ll need a bit of help to get to the finish line. These tools will ease your journey and help propel you to success. Don’t wait. Adventures are nothing without you!

August 13, 2021

Recommendation to disable printing function on Windows computers still in effect

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A critical security flaw known as “PrintNightmare” that affects all Windows computers has not been fully addressed by Microsoft, and a patch for a service called Print Spooler may not be available until mid-August.

July 14, 2021

Staff can opt in to 2FA on the web before it’s required on Aug. 31

You already use two-factor authentication (2FA) with Workday, and now you can take advantage of 2FA when signing in to your UW NetID and password on the web for better security.

April 16, 2021

Join UW’s 17th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium

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Faculty, staff, and students from all three campuses are invited to come together at the UW’s 17th Annual Teaching & Learning Symposium,  April 20, 2-4:30 p.m. for Online Synchronous Poster Sessions. A keynote address also will be held at 9 a.m., and again on Canvas April 27.

April 5, 2021

New features in Schedule Builder make life easier for course planning

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Several improvements to MyPlan’s Schedule Builder feature are making it easier for students to plan their courses across the academic year. Now, students can plan summer courses, a new feature that makes academic planning easier. Add your favorite schedule to your academic plan and send it to registration from a given quarter’s Registration Preview Page….

March 25, 2021

Be careful with IRS-themed phishing emails

Please be aware that there at least two phishing email campaigns impersonating the IRS that are targeting the UW community.

March 8, 2021

MyUW is now available as a free mobile app for Apple and Android devices

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You rely on MyUW to navigate life all things UW. Now MyUW is a new app on iPhones and Androids, keeping you connected to the resources you need every day without having to sign in daily with your UW NetID.

February 11, 2021

Learn to design your course as a hybrid or fully online course

Work with colleagues, learning technologists, instructional consultants, and librarians to re/design your course as a hybrid or fully online course.

January 25, 2021

UW-IT’s self-sustaining services & rates approved through Sept. 30

UW-IT’s FY 2021 rates for self-sustaining services have been approved through Sept. 30, under recommendations by central Management Accounting & Analysis. The approval applies to all FY21 service and hourly rates.

October 27, 2020

Mailman archive policy revised to better support users

In response to user feedback, UW-IT has revised the Mailman archive policy and will begin deleting archived messages older than two years, starting on December 1, 2020.

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