Adobe Connect (web-based videoconferencing sytem) will be unavailable on November 11, 2013 at 9:00 am for approximately 3 hours. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Regular Period: Monday, November 11 to Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Extended Period: Monday, November 11 to Wednesday, December 18, 2013*
*Click here to view units that follow the extended period.
In Fall 2013, IT Services changed its approach to providing technological support to classrooms with the goal of improving the efficacy of our service. We now are able to dispatch 25 additional technicians (21 downtown and 4 at Macdonald campus), from 10 different locations (as opposed to one location on the downtown campus), to provide live assistance when the problem is not solvable through a telephone consultation.
Prof. Chris Buddle, Crystal Ernst, Adam Finkelstein, and Dr. Laura Winer reflect on a recent mobile technology project in this EDUCAUSE Review article.
The new Supervision website offers over 40 pages of research-based practical advice and guidance on the supervisory relationship. Learn how to avoid common problems in supervision and needless delays in degree completion. Visit new website >>
The McGill Library launched the Recommended Mobile Apps Page with the selection of applications that will help to optimize the use of library-licensed resources on your iOS or Android devices.
Students have told us they find lecture recordings extremely valuable. If you are teaching an a classroom that supports lecture recording, please make sure you sign up to record your lectures and make them available to your students. Follow these instructions in the IT Knowledge Base.
The uApply system will undergo a scheduled maintenance operation Monday, November 4, from 8:00 am and lasting until approximately 12:00 noon. The system will be unavailable during this period.
uApply is the system used by applicants to McGill graduate programs and by admissions staff processing those applications.
Trend Micro Titanium Internet Security 2014 is now available for Windows and Mac, for home use. This antivirus software is provided by McGill, free for full-time students, faculty and staff to install on their personal computers. Find information and instructions at: http://kb.mcgill.ca/it/antivirus
An email is currently circulating with the subject: "WEBMAIL ACCOUNT UPDATE". A sample of this email is shown below.
Please delete this email immediately! It does NOT come from a McGill source.