Student Tech Update 4/6/21: 5-day loans of laptops and other equipment, and student experience focus groups next week
In this edition, based on students’ feedback IT Services has expanded its services in Snell Library to support laptop loans for up to five days. Find more information about that and other resources in this update.
Faculty and Staff Tech Update 4/6/21: Accessing Zoom recordings in Panopto and how to use Adobe Sign
In this edition, you’ll find resources for signing staff performance evaluations, grading exams, managing your video recordings and information on Back to the Classroom workshops in Boston
In a world full of virtual meetings, backgrounds help us add a little fun, camouflage our clutter, and express our hopes and wishes for someday being able to be somewhere other than our home office.
You’re probably familiar with the term “phishing” by now, but do you know how to identify the sender, company and content of your emails before you engage with the content? Do you know how to report a phishing incident?
In this edition, there’s important information about Northeastern’s Blackboard retirement, resources for protecting your data, responding to unwelcome participants in Zoom or Teams meetings, and completing your Daily Wellness Check.
In this edition, there’s a new mobile app for completing the Daily Wellness Check and accessing key wellness-related resources.
With virtual meetings comes the risk of uninvited participants causing disruptions. Fortunately, there are guides for how to screen participant access, remove participants, and quickly take control of your audio and visual tools in both Zoom and Microsoft Teams meetings.
Seeking safe ways to connect? Communities at Northeastern is a unique social networking destination offering a place to engage and interact with members of the university community, from anywhere, at any time.
A new mobile app now makes it even more convenient to complete daily wellness checks and other wellness-related activities that have become a routine part of learning and working across Northeastern’s global campuses.
Northeastern’s Blackboard learning management system will retire on June 30, 2021. Until that date, users can still log in at northeastern.blackboard.com to view and download content and data from past courses.