November 16, 2020

Think like an attacker! Sign up for Web App Security 101 course

Elevate your security awareness in this three-hour class on Dec. 9, 9 a.m.- noon by understanding how cybercriminals find vulnerabilities in web apps. In the course offered by the Office of the Chief Information Security Officer, UW security experts will share how developers and web professionals can produce safer online apps and websites.

November 13, 2020

New to the UW? Check out technology options for employees working remotely

Find IT-related resources and tools available to make working remotely easier, from back up and storage options to downloadable software, and more.

November 5, 2020

Election aftermath: New website offers tips for digital wellness and safety

Several campus partners worked together to create an online safety strategy web page to help the UW community learn how to address possible incidents of online harassment.  

October 23, 2020

Managing change in chaotic times among topics for Oct. 29’s virtual Tech Talks

Also, learn how the UW is preparing to expand 2FA on the web, and what a basic ticketing service can do for smaller units and departments. Tech Talks are University-wide events that bring together IT enthusiasts to share ideas, knowledge and more.

September 30, 2020

UW TechConnect 2020 conference session recordings now available online

If you missed this year’s UW TechConnect Conference, you can now watch most sessions online. Don’t miss talks about the future of IT at the University by a panel of UW CIOs, or on topics including Jupyter Notebooks, Responsible Conduct of IT in the Age of Big Data and the Internet, Accessibility, Usability & Equity…

September 24, 2020

UW Tech Talks now accepting proposals for Oct. 29 event

UW Tech Talks is now accepting proposals for shorter talks on IT topics to fit a virtual format. If you have a topic of interest to the diverse multi-campus UW technical support community, submit your idea today. Past topics have included virtualized computing lab management, web services, and software licensing.

April 27, 2020

Join Tech Talks virtually on Apr. 30 from 10 to noon

Learn how automation can enforce some web accessibility; responding to misuse of technology to target, harass and coerce individuals; and get a brief history of UW’s Student Systems. Find out more about the speakers and these talks.

March 31, 2020

Join new IT book club and discuss first book, “So You Want to Talk about Race”

University Information Technology staff are invited to join a new book club sponsored by UW Information Technology, which received a $1000 Diversity Seed Grant from the UW Diversity Council.

February 12, 2020

New guide to tech tools and resources available to UW visitors

Share this guide with visitors so they can learn how to connect to Wi-Fi, find their way around campus, get contact information, request disability accommodation and discover events. This useful guide provides an overview of technology tools and services that visitors can access while on campus. If visiting a specific college or department, guests should contact…

February 10, 2020

New proof-of-vaccination report helps protect UW community

The new report will make it easier for Hall Health to track student immunization records and better protect the UW community against measles, mumps and meningococcal disease. Learn more about how immunization keeps our University community safe.