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The Nest: Definitions and FAQs – Faculty version

1.) What is a portlet? Portlets are the small sections within pages.  A portlet usually contains several items that are fall under a particular topic. For example, Faculty Registration Tools or Employee Resources. 2.) What is a page? A page in The Nest is basically the tabs you see across the top when you log…

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The Nest: Definitions and FAQs – Student Version

1.) You keep saying portlet. What is a portlet? Portlets are the small sections within pages.  A portlet usually contains several items that fall under a particular topic. For example, Registration Tools or Financial Literacy.   2.) What is a page? Pages in The Nest are basically the tabs you see across the top when…

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Hardware Failure at Internet Service Provider

Today, at approximately 1:15PM the Office of Information Technology (OIT) was made aware of a hardware failure by our Internet Service Provider (ISP).  The ISP is an external company that provides internet connectivity to SJU. Due to this hardware failure we are currently running at one-third of our normal bandwidth. This means that you will…

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MySJU is Retiring!

The Nest, SJU’s information portal, launched during the Spring 2014 semester as the replacement for our legacy portal, MySJU.  The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has continued to add functionality and improve The Nest based on feedback received from campus constituents so we may begin the process of phasing out MySJU as our primary portal.…

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The Nest: Useful Links & Tools Portlet

Under the Employee Page in The Nest, you will find an enhanced portlet called “Useful Links and Tools”.  This portlet is great news for users of the following tools: Banner INB INB is short for “Internet Native Banner” and refers to the back-end of Banner that is most widely used by administrative staff to manage…

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Network Outage: August 26th

The Office of Information Technology would like to provide some information on the network issues that we experienced across campus this morning.  From approximately 9:00am until 11:00am, we experienced intermittent internet connectivity issues across campus.  While having an internet disruption of this nature is never acceptable, we are particularly sorry that this took place during…

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Street Team: Being New at SJU

The TSC Street Team is pleased to announce our newest blogger, Jamie Petragnani. Jamie is a Sophomore, English major and has worked with us for one year.  Stay tuned for more of Jamie’s writing throughout the semester!   Hawk Hill is beginning to fill with familiar faces and a slew of new hawks trying to…

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