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Classroom and Lab Technology Improvements

In order to enhance the teaching and learning experience at SJU, we’ve been actively working on improvements to the classroom and lab technology on campus.  Not only did we replace existing technology, but we added new presentation equipment to classrooms that did not have it prior and completed a major enhancement to the Moot Board…

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Cable TV Setup Instructions

We know that part of getting settled in at SJU includes having access to your favorite TV shows, so here are some simple instructions on how to get you up and running on the SJU cable TV system! Any TV will work on the SJU television system. To get connected, follow these steps: Connect a coax…

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Wireless Improvements

At the end of every school year, we survey SJU students to find out how we can provide better technology services and enrich your learning experience.  Throughout the year, you voiced concern about the speed and reliability of the wireless network. We understand that this was not conducive to your educational and living experience and…

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Welcome Back from the CIO

Dear SJU Colleagues: Welcome back to a new school year!  While summer feels like a distant memory, I hope you had the opportunity to relax and re-energize yourself during the summer months.   I’d like to take a moment and share the latest news and updates from the Office of Information Technology. IT Strategic Plan As…

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SJU.edu Goes Mobile

Connect with Saint Joseph’s University anytime, anywhere on your mobile device with our new mobile website: m.sju.edu This new site offers up-to-date information, optimized for mobile devices. Find people, places, events, news, and more. All you need is a device with a web browser and a network connection, and you’re ready to experience SJU on the…

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New Tool to Connect to Wireless Network Implemented

In order to simplify the process of connecting to our campus wireless, we have implemented a new product called Xpress Connect.  We worked over the course of the summer to get this product installed across campus.  It can be used to setup the “sjuwireless” network on your Windows and Mac computers, iPhone, iPad, and various…

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New Technology Installed in 4 Classrooms and Labs this Summer

In our continuing efforts to expand technology to classrooms and labs across campus, over the summer 4 classrooms on Connelly Hall were equipped with new presentation technology. The following show what classrooms and labs were done and what equipment was installed: Rooms 110, 140, 150 (Media Enhanced Classrooms) Wide screen projection system and room audio…

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Help Desk Service: Anytime, Anywhere

24×7 Phone Support We are pleased to announce that the Office of Information Technology now provides Help Desk phone services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Through our partnership with Sungard Higher Education, a person is available at any hour of the day to answer your call and assist with basic questions or…

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New Login Procedure for Windows 7 Podium Computers

Over the summer, the computers installed in classroom podiums across campus were upgraded to Windows 7 which caused a change in the way users login to the system. By default, Windows 7 will “remember” the previous user of the system and prompt for his or her password. A new user attempting to login will need…

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Blackboard Workshops Offered for Faculty

The following Bb Workshops have been scheduled for September 2011. Additional workshops will be scheduled for October 2011. An e-mail will be sent to faculty once those dates have been set. Blackboard 9.1 Getting Started This workshop will provide an overview of Bb 9.1 and will cover the “Student View”, Building course navigation and uploading Content…

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