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Do you teach with Canvas? Get end-of-semester tips

Dec. 2, 2021

Check out the Office of Information Technology's Canvas tips for a step-by-step tutorial for the web grading tool, tips on how to back up your course, release final grades, and more.

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Changes coming to Google storage

Nov. 24, 2021

Google’s elimination of unlimited free storage for higher education customers will require CU Boulder to make significant changes, including removing the Google Photos offering and setting individual quotas for Google Drive.

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Protect your account with Microsoft multi-factor authentication

Nov. 18, 2021

Undergraduate and graduate students: OIT will enroll student accounts in Microsoft multi-factor authentication during the spring 2022 semester; however, if you want to start protecting your account right now, you can self-enroll.

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Curious about how to make grading easier with Canvas?

Nov. 16, 2021

OIT is offering a number of Canvas trainings to help instructors with end-of-semester questions, including sessions on the grade book, building quizzes and getting a head start on spring courses.

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Microsoft Office 365 multi-factor authentication coming in November

Oct. 21, 2021

In order to enhance the security of Outlook, OneDrive, Teams and other Microsoft Office 365 applications, all CU Boulder employee accounts belonging to faculty, staff and student-employees will be enrolled in multi-factor authentication starting in early November.

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Instructors: Get start-of-semester Canvas tips

Aug. 19, 2021

If you're planning on using Canvas to teach this fall, these helpful tips will ease you into the new semester.

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Learn about new Zoom features and security best practices

Aug. 18, 2021

The Zoom service features a number of updates, including gender pronoun sharing and new support options. Check them out with details from the Office of Information Technology.

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Technology copilots available to support courses this fall

Aug. 9, 2021

OIT technology copilots are assistants who accompany instructors throughout the semester, helping them manage classroom and remote technologies such as Zoom and audiovisual equipment. Request a copilot.

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Google to update shared links in Google Drive Sept. 13

July 26, 2021

Google is applying a security update in Google Drive to make sharing links more secure. The update will change links used for some Google Drive files shared in November 2017 and prior. Here’s what you need to know.

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Free computer support available through Buff Techs

July 9, 2021

Computer issues don’t take a break over the summer and neither does the Buff Techs desktop support service. Schedule an appointment today for free in-person or remote support.

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