As part of the overall university initiative to phase out NetWare file and print services, all services currently provided by WORF (public domain NetWare server) will be migrated to a Windows environment or eliminated no later than Friday, January 14, 2005.
Nominations are now open for the 2004-05 Principal's Awards to recognize outstanding contributions made by McGill's administrative and support staff.
The endowment funds the creation and early support of innovative projects that benefit McGill students' physical and psychological well-being. Projects have included Envirofest and a Parasuicidal Behaviour Prevention and Treatment program. The new application deadline is November 30.
Our Internet service provider was experiencing problems on their network yesterday afternoon, which was subsequently causing Internet connectivity problems within the McGill community yesterday afternoon. These problems have since been resolved and full Internet service should be back to normal.
This award program recognizes the outstanding contributions of administrative and support staff. A total of five $5,000 awards, one for each category of staff, will be presented at the fall convocation ceremonies. Deadline for nominations: December 22, 2004.
Minerva and all related Banner administrative systems will be unavailable from 5 pm Friday, November 12, to 9 am Monday, November 15, 2004. ICS will be monitoring the process and providing any necessary status reports as well as further details on what the upgrade will bring.
The 37th Annual McGill QCC gala will be held on Thursday, November 11, at Redpath Hall. All new and returning members as well as McGill University administrators are invited to attend. If you have yet to send in your RSVP, please contact Hélène Fyfe at 514-398-4617.
The DELF and DALF are two modern diplomas designed to assess the communicative skills of candidates in real situations, using authentic documents.
Banner and Minerva are down until further notice. As a precaution, we are performing more tests and data validation before making the system available. This notice will be updated as appropriate.