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Suggestion Box

14

Sep 18

OIT Suggestion Box

Have you ever wanted to suggest new technology services or request changes to an existing service? Now you can! Submit...
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14

Sep 18

October Is Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) was created as a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the...
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13

Sep 18

Have you heard? Google Apps and Office 365 are here

Faculty, staff, and students have access to the full suite of Office 365 and Google Apps*. You can use either...
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lynda.com

12

Sep 18

Have you heard of Lynda.com and want to learn more?

Lynda.com representatives will be on campus to teach you multiple ways to use these online learning resources available to all...
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LinkedIn Clinic

7

Sep 18

Students: Come to the LinkedIn Clinic

The LinkedIn Clinic is just around the corner. Join us during this two-day event. Come dressed to get a professional...
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HDMI Adapters available for instructors

28

Aug 18

HDMI Adapters Available for Instructors

Are you teaching in a technology-enhanced classroom and find yourself in need of an HDMI adapter? If so, OIT can...
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20

Aug 18

Announcing QuestionPro

OIT is happy to announce QuestionPro, UT's newest enterprise web survey tool.  Over the next year, we will be migrating...
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We Can Help

16

Aug 18

OIT HelpDesk: Extra Hours This Weekend

OIT will have extra staff on hand this weekend to help students as they move in. Students can receive help...
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13

Aug 18

Learn About Clickers

Learn on your own schedule! Join us for drop-in consultations in Hodges Library Practice Presentation Room 220E. Ask questions on...
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GDPR

7

Aug 18

UT and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

EU Law became effective May 25, 2018 Data privacy is the key theme of the European Union’s General Data Protection...
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7

Aug 18

What Can OIT Do for You?

Are you new to campus or would you like a refresher on what OIT can do for you? OIT is...
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6

Aug 18

New Canvas Feature: Student Dashboard List View

With the August 4th update to our Canvas system, the Dashboard for students includes an enhanced view of the To...
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Introducing Arc, Video made smart, easy, and interactive

30

Jul 18

The new Arc is here…

Arc is an interactive video platform from the makers of Canvas. It allows students and instructors to upload videos to...
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12

Jul 18

Upcoming Changes to Microsoft Office licensing

Microsoft has changed their license model for Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus, the full desktop version of Microsoft Office available via...
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9

Jul 18

Clicker Access for All Students

In spring of 2018, after consultations with faculty, OIT evaluated options for classroom response software. UTK extended a Request for...
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9

Jul 18

Fall 2018 Classroom Upgrades

This summer OIT’s IT Engineering Services team is hard at work upgrading the technology in several classrooms across campus (see...
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19

Jun 18

New Features Coming to Gmail

In April of this year, Google announced an all-new redesign of Gmail. This July, Google will be pushing out the...
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Do's and Don'ts of Email Marketing

18

May 18

Writing Non-Phishy Emails: Do’s and Don’ts

Is your department planning to send a survey or ask your students to complete a task online? Do your faculty...
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akindi

20

Oct 17

Akindi – A Scantron Alternative

  After a very successful pilot, OIT is rolling out Akindi to score Scantron-like exams. To use it, you or...
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lynda.com

5

Apr 17

Vols Get More

UTK students, faculty, and staff get full access to online training at lynda.com, available 24/7; your private tutor for learning...
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