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Don't Fall for New Phishing Scam
The U of A is being hit with a phishing email attack that warns the recipient their UARK email will be deleted unless they click a link to a fraudulent web form. Delete the message.
Some Services Affected by Weekend Maintenance
MyDocs, Gizmo, SharePoint 2010, Perceptive Content and Newswire will be briefly interrupted between midnight and noon Saturday, Oct. 14, during planned maintenance.
Fulbright College and IT Student Workers Team Up to (Re)solve Classroom Tech Problems
Fulbright College is partnering with Information Technology Services to provide on-call support staff for the college's classrooms — resulting in a smoother start to the semester.
Box Now Available to Everyone
A leader among universities nationwide, Box brings world-class collaboration and cloud storage resources to the U of A campus.
Mathematics and Statistical Software Available Campuswide Through New Budget Collaboration
Barriers are coming down across campus thanks to a new cost-sharing initiative that allows all students, faculty and staff to access mathematical and statistical software applications without being individually charged.
UAConnect Upgrade Kicks Off This Weekend
UAConnect will be unavailable to users starting this weekend in order to complete a two-year system upgrade. At midnight this Friday, Oct. 13, both UAConnect and Reporting will be locked.
Test Scanning Available at Gibson Annex, Full-Service and Self-Service!
With the new service, faculty can scan their own test forms without the hassle of dropping off and returning to pick up. Full-service scanning by IT Services staff will still be available.
University Security Team Promotes Cyber Security Awareness Month in October
Stop by the area in front of the Student Technology Center near the Arkansas Union Food Court between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, to see how easy it is to stay safe online.
UAConnect Upgrade Slated for October
When users log in to the updated student information system on Wednesday, Oct. 18, they will be greeted with a new, modern look and feel.
SharePoint and WordPress Affected by Weekend Maintenance
SharePoint 2010 sites will be briefly interrupted Saturday morning during maintenance to apply patches. WordPress will be unavailable from 10 p.m. Saturday to 4 a.m. Sunday.