New Moodle Features Available May 27 with Version 3.8 Upgrade

Posted on: May 19, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips
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Moodle will upgrade to version 3.8 on Wednesday, May 27, from 1 a.m.-7 a.m. During this time, Moodle will be unavailable to all users. Learn more about new features.

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Enhance Collaboration Between Team Members with Microsoft Teams

Posted on: February 10, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, Microsoft Office 365
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Project teams often come with an abundance of email, documents and meetings that can quickly stifle your productivity. But incorporating Microsoft Teams can save you time and help your group work more efficiently. Learn more.

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Engage Your Students Using Microsoft Teams

Posted on: February 10, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, Microsoft Office 365
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Microsoft Teams is a great tool for faculty seeking new ways to increase student engagement, foster collaboration and enhance learning in their courses – all in one interactive online hub. Learn more.

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Elon IT Decoded: Meet Whitley Holbrook 

Posted on: February 3, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, Elon IT Decoded, News
Elon IT Decoded feature of Whitley Holbrook, Assistant Director of Campus Technology Support

In her role as assistant director of campus technology support, Whitley Holbrook oversees the Technology Service Desk at Elon. Her days are filled with a variety of tasks, from managing student employees and leading projects to engaging various departments about their technology-related experiences and ways that her team can enhance services. Learn more about Whitley and what she enjoys about working at Elon.

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12 Scams of the Holiday Season: Secure Your Mobile Devices

Posted on: December 18, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, Devices, Info Security, Online Safety Tips
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Mobile devices are great for bringing a wealth of information to our fingertips while on the go. But with the increased functionality of these tools and the convenience that they offer, our personal information is more vulnerable to a number of cyber security threats. See tips to help you safeguard your devices and details about the steps you should take if your mobile device is lost or stolen.

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12 Scams of the Holiday Season: Safeguard, Manage Online Passwords

Posted on: December 16, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, Data & Identity, Info Security, Passwords

Keeping passwords secure should always be top of mind when accessing online accounts, but with a heightened number of scams during the holiday season, it’s a great time to review best practices for safeguarding and managing key account credentials. As a part of our 12 Scams of the Holiday Season series, we’re offering you tips to help keep you safe online.

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Moodle Upgrades to Version 3.7 on Dec. 18

Posted on: December 12, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips
Moodle 3.7 upgrade coming Dec. 18. Learn more about new options.

On Wednesday, Dec. 18, Moodle will be upgraded to version 3.7. Due to the update, Moodle will be unavailable to all users from 1 a.m.-7 a.m. Learn more about new options.

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Tips for using Elon’s new service catalog, knowledge base

Posted on: July 1, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, Service Desk
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With the launch of TeamDynamix, Elon faculty, staff and students have more options when it comes to requesting support. Explore these tips for navigating key features of the new service catalog and knowledge base.

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Create accessible emails with these tips

Posted on: June 11, 2019 | By: tmoree | Filed under: Tech Tips, News
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Accessible content can be used by all members of the Elon University community, including students, faculty and staff with a diverse range of hearing, movement, vision and cognitive abilities. Follow these tips for creating emails and web-based content to more effectively reach diverse audiences.

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Understanding Elon’s contract management process

Posted on: May 9, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips
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When it comes to purchasing at Elon, understanding and following contract management procedures is key to a timely and seamless process.

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