Tag: Computing and information technology

D2L unavailable for upgrade work, June 14-15

D2L will be unavailable from 10 p.m. June 14 to 10 a.m. June 15 for UW System upgrades. A brief list of new features added includes Turnitin bug fixes, improved Intelligent agents, individual student group creation, exempting individual students from grade book items, improved quiz creation and allowing individual students multiple quiz attempts without deleting […]

UW-Green Bay to host first-ever GenCyber student camp in Wisconsin

GREEN BAY – The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the first-ever GenCyber student camp in the state of Wisconsin — July 31 to August 4, 2017. The camp will immerse a diverse group of up to 100 students in an intensive, one-week cybersecurity educational camp experience. The no-cost camp targets Northeast Wisconsin students in grades […]

New Acceptable Use Policies for Information Technology Resources

The University of Wisconsin System has adopted two policies that will govern the Acceptable Use for Information Technology Resources at UW-Green Bay. All students, employees and guests are bound by these policies. Learn more about the Policy on Use of University Information Technology Resources or the UW System Administrative Policy 1034: Information Security: Acceptable Use. These policies supersede and […]

Faculty staff note: Chattopadhyay and Gallagher-Lepak support TEALS program

Assistant Prof. Ankur Chattopadhyay (Information & Computing Sciences) and Susan Gallagher-Lepak (Dean of the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare), met with Microsoft’s Technology Education and Literacy in Schools (TEALS) program founder Kevin Wang and Midwest region manager Greg Teschner, as well as Kathleen Gallagher, executive director of the Milwaukee Institute. The mission of the TEALS program […]

UW-Green Bay is the first in Wisconsin to host a ‘Google IgniteCS’ program

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Funds will be used to teach computing to underrepresented youth UW-Green Bay (UWGB) Assistant Prof. Ankur Chattopadhyay, Information and Computing Sciences (ICS), and his team of highly motivated students, in partnership with Phuture Phoenix, received the IgniteCS award by Google. Through this award, this team is partnering with Google to start a community outreach program […]

Watch for Windows 10 upgrade in computer labs

This summer, CIT will be deploying Windows 10 to the general access campus computer labs in the Instructional Services building and the Cofrin Library. The upgrade will be done sometime after the spring semester ends. No staff/office machines are being upgraded at this point. Contact Josh Goldman goldmanj@uwgb.edu with questions.

Reminder: Lynda.com training next week

Next week is your chance for a video training demo: Lynda.com — from 11:30 a.m. to Noon in the 1965 Room of the University Union. Lynda is FREE for UWGB! Learn more about features like bookmarks, playlists, exercise files, and more. Have a look at the most recently viewed courses at UWGB! New skills are calling; […]

Video Training Demo: LYNDA.COM

Lynda is FREE for UWGB! Bring your lunch and attend a 30-minute demo on Lynda.com from 11:30 to Noon, March 23 in the 1965 Room, University Union. Find out what Lynda has to offer including software training, first looks at up-and-coming technologies, documentaries, and full courses on critical business skills and techniques for creative pros. […]