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  • Blackboard Down for Cloud Migration June 30 - July 8

    Summer courses remain ONLINE during this period
    Per DoIT’s March 8 and April 28 announcements, Blackboard engineers will migrate the primary UMBC Blackboard site (blackboard.umbc.edu) beginning at 12:01 AM on Friday, June 30, 2017, and lasting...
    Posted: June 7, 2017 3:28 PM
  • Adobe Creative Cloud E-mail

    Adobe Creative Cloud
    During the afternoon of Tuesday, June 6th UMBC faculty and staff may have received an e-mail identical to the e-mail below.  This is a valid e-mail that is automatically generated when a user's...
    Posted: June 7, 2017 10:20 AM
  • DoIT's Technology Support Center Hiring for the Fall

    Are you looking for an on campus job? Come work for us!
    The DoIT Technology Support Center is looking to hire additional consultants to work during the Fall. Please see our job description below and visit our job posting on UMBCWorks to apply. The...
    Posted: June 7, 2017 9:00 AM
  • SDS Revamps Their Test Submission Process With RT

    Student Disability Services leveraged RT to create a better
    Student Disability Services (SDS) has continued to transition to more digital processes. They recently converted their traditional “pink form” faculty filled out with details on how to administer...
    Posted: June 2, 2017 3:15 PM
  • 2017-06-05 RT Scheduled Downtime

    As part of DoIT's ongoing commitment to security, the Unix Infrastructure group will be conducting its quarterly system patching  for RT on Monday, June 5, 2017 between 7:00am - 8:00am.  Please...
    Posted: May 31, 2017 12:53 PM
  • Sondheim Rooms 101 & 409 to be Renovated Over Summer 2017

    Partnership between DoIT, Provost, & Facilities Management
    Beginning at the end of May 2017, Sondheim rooms 101 & 409 will undergo major renovations and be converted into active learning classrooms modeled after the upcoming Interdisciplinary Life...
    Posted: May 26, 2017 3:41 PM
  • System Patching on 6/2/2017 starting at 5pm

    As part of our ongoing commitment to security, the Unix Infrastructure group will be conducting its quarterly system patching on Friday, June 2nd from 5pm to 10pm.  While many systems will be...
    Posted: May 25, 2017 12:00 PM
  • Student Bb Activity Shining Light on Effective Course Design

    The 20 Most Active Undergraduate Bb Coruses of Spring 2017
    As campus technology adoption by students continues to expand, DoIT is able to gather data that might inform effective course design practices, including Blackboard interactions (i.e., clicks on...
    Posted: May 23, 2017 2:58 PM
  • Technology Support Center To Be Closed June 2, 12-2:30 PM

    DoIT's Technology Support Center will be closed from 12PM-2:30PM, Friday, June 2nd to allow our staff to attend our department-wide meeting. If you need assistance during this time, we...
    Posted: May 22, 2017 8:54 AM
  • Technology Support Center Remaining Open on May 25, 2017

    Previously scheduled maintenance that would have left the Library without power on May 25, 2017, has been canceled. As a result, the building and TSC will now remain open for the day.
    Posted: May 22, 2017 8:52 AM