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Updates from the Desk of the IT Director - TPayne

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Coming Soon, CMS and Stakeholders Unite

Our School’s main website is a major resource for students, faculty and staff as well as a key access point for potential students, scholars, alumni, and supporters. This website is currently comprised of over a thousand pages, links, and pictures, and continues to grow. It becomes a daunting task to make sure all of its…

SSW awarded $130,000

SSW’s Technology Committee submitted a proposal entitled Virtual Simulation Client Counseling: Interactive Social Work Practice Education and was awarded a total of $130,000 from Supplemental Student Technology Fee funding. These funds will be used to purchase software to incorporate virtual simulated client therapy in the classrooms. SSW students at both campuses will be able to…

Classroom Enhancements

Classrooms 211, 213, 215, and 245 now include 70” monitors, new PCs, and cordless keyboards and mice. The additional equipment should closely match the look and feel of the traditional office desktop and operate in the same manner – turn on the monitor (remote is provided) and use the cordless keyboard and mouse to open…

Office Desktop Deployments This Month

Beginning this January, SSW IT Team is replacing office desktops that are 4-5 years old and have Windows 7 OS installed. Replacing these desktops will take precedence over other deployments ( except emergencies) with a goal of having this project complete by the end of January. Therefore, if you receive a notice this month letting…

Stop, Look, Read Carefully

It is the best of times, it is the worst of times, and it is the period of time when information seems to be the center of the universe. No doubt, we are overwhelmed with information being at our fingertips 24 / 7. However, there has never been a more important time to take time…

Zoom into Your Next Meeting

Looking for a Skype alternative – Consider a product called Zoom, another online video communications and meeting platform which offers high-quality video, audio, and screen sharing for multiple participants at different locations and keeps a stable connection. Due to a University-wide license, Zoom accounts are now available to all faculty and staff at no charge. Use your UGA MyID credentials to gain access and follow the instructions below …

No Phishing Allowed

Email is a most valuable resource which offers almost instantaneous delivery of messages, but also has become the most common delivery tool for malware and adware. Pause and take an extra moment to verify an email that you receive before clicking a link or offering responses to “phishing” attempts. Whether your message is from addresses…

Welcome New IT Team Members

We are excited to have new team members join SSW ITS unit –   Yue Li joined the team at the beginning of the summer and serves as our applications analyst. She has worked for UGA in programming and application development for over 12 years. Yue will provide technical support for all SSW applications and…