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  • Spring Student Course Evaluations Available May 3 - May 16

    Access your evaluations online through Blackboard or email
    The student course evaluations for Spring 2017 are now available to complete online between May 3 - May 16. Please note, you will not be able to change your answers after you submit, or access the...
    Posted: May 3, 2017 9:30 AM
  • New Box Experience Now Available For UMBC Users

    Box now has sidebar navigation, improved search, and more
    Box, an online file sharing system that allows you to access your files from multiple devices and collaborate with others, recently released an update to its web interface. Some of the new changes...
    Posted: May 2, 2017 8:11 AM
  • We're Hiring a Clicker Intern for Fall 2017!

    Apply to become the New Turning Technologies Intern
    We are opening up a search to hire a UMBC student as a Turning Technologies Intern starting in Fall 2017. The responsibilities of this intern include: Support successful usage of Turning...
    Posted: May 1, 2017 9:06 AM
  • SU17 Courses Created on Separate Bb Server on April 18

    Summer courses using new cloud environment
    Blackboard course shells for SU2017 were created on April 18, 2017, on a separate Bb server. Why? In preparation for UMBC’s migration to Blackboard’s new cloud infrastructure, summer courses will...
    Posted: April 28, 2017 3:56 PM
  • DoIT, Athletics, MCS Team Up to Put UMBC on ESPN

    Behind the scenes of student-produced basketball games
    A year ago, Athletic Director Tim Hall and VP of IT Jack Suess had a vision to bring together UMBC students, young alumni, and outside professionals for sports production. Eli Eisenberg, President...
    Posted: April 26, 2017 12:38 PM
  • Todd Haddaway & Stacy Long Generate Interest at Alliance

    The two presented UMBC’s Developer Toolbox in Las Vegas
    Alliance is an annual, user-driven conference that brings together PeopleSoft technical and functional users from around the world for three days. DoIT’s own Todd Haddaway, Director of Database...
    Posted: April 13, 2017 10:01 AM
  • Meet Khalid Muqueeth & Learn About His 2 Years Working in IT

    Student worker reflects on the TSC before he graduates
    Khalid Muqueeth, a senior in information systems, is a student worker at the Technology Support Center (TSC), which is the first stop in assisting the UMBC community with technology questions and...
    Posted: April 12, 2017 12:03 PM
  • Improving Lives with Urban Forestry

    NMS, MCS & the USFS partner to document research and impact
    A new collaboration between the USDA Forest Service (USFS), UMBC’s Department of Media & Communication Studies and New Media Studio is giving students an opportunity to explore and document...
    Posted: April 4, 2017 7:45 PM
  • Clicker Orders Due to Bookstore by April 24!

    Get your orders into the bookstore for fall 2017
    Faculty who plan to use clickers for instruction during the ​​Fall 2017 semester will need to have device order(s) submitted to the Bookstore no later than Monday, April 24. This deadline allows...
    Posted: April 3, 2017 8:33 AM
  • Looking Back at Betty Blanchette and Her 24 Years at UMBC

    “You can always count on her to get the job done”
    After 24 years at UMBC, Betty Blanchette, Software Developer for DoIT, is retiring. Blanchette not only leaves behind a varied career, but a positive impact on UMBC and the many people she has...
    Posted: March 30, 2017 2:24 PM