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New Director of Research Computing
Donald DuRousseau, who has 20 years of technology experience, has joined IT Services as director of research computing on June 29.
Stephen Tycer Named Chief Information Security Officer
Stephen Tycer, who has a strong background in corporate IT security, has been named the new chief information security officer at the University of Arkansas, effective today, June 29.
WebFirst Conference Now a Webinar Series
These seminars will be available through WebEx during the meetings and recorded for future viewing. The 2020 WebFirst Web Series will kick off at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 1.
BASIS and webBASIS Access Limited Starting Today
Starting at 5 p.m. today, webBASIS will be unavailable and BASIS access will be limited until 8 a.m. Monday, June 1. This planned outage is required to convert BASIS data to the new Workday system.
Limited Access to BASIS and webBASIS May 29 to June 1
WebBASIS will be unavailable and BASIS access will be limited from 5 p.m. May 29 to 8 a.m. June 1 for conversion of BASIS data to the new Workday system as part of Project One.
New Features in Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Teams provides a centralized workspace for collaboration, chat and online meetings from any device. Teams is also seamlessly integrated with Office 365 applications.
Blackboard Updates May 22-23 Include Attendance Tracking and More
The annual spring Blackboard Learn upgrade will take place this weekend, adding improvements to existing functionality and responsiveness.
New CV Import Feature in Digital Measures
Faculty can now upload their curriculum vitae to Digital Measures, allowing them to populate their data on the service up to five times faster than if they manually entered the data.
Keeping Your Off-Campus Video Collaborations Safe and Stress-Free
There are many free resources already available for all U of A students, faculty and staff for video conferencing and staying in touch with fellow classmates or co-workers.
Work Together With Microsoft Teams: Online Meetings and Features
Students, faculty and staff can use Teams for the entire life cycle of a meeting. Teams has several features that enhance the user experience before, during and after meetings.