Tech News on Hawk Hill

Student Technology Center Facebook Fan Page is Here!

We have created a Facebook fan page for the STC! Click on the picture below and become a fan! This page provides STC updates, as well as real-time status updates for MySJU, email, and Blackboard. Unsure of the STC hours during move-in weekend or finals???? Login to Facebook and find out!!

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Move-in Weekend Computer Help?

If you need any assistance on move-in weekend, Sunday January 17th and Monday, January 18th, The Student Technology Center in Science Center 129 will be open Sunday from 12pm – 7pm and Monday from 9am – 7pm. You can contact the STC via telephone (610-660-3070), via e-mail (stc@sju.edu) or stop by (SC129).

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Windows Vista and Windows 7 Support Update

The University’s primary supported Windows version remains Windows XP. Because of some known problems and the incompatibility of some software applications, Windows Vista and Windows 7 are NOT supported at this time. Students with systems running Windows Vista or Windows 7 will receive network support – including wireless access – only. All other technical issues…

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Cable TV Information

Comcast Cable, the university cable provider, will be converting the cable signal on campus to a digital signal. In order to continue your cable television service in your dorm room you will be required to obtain a Digital Cable box. Comcast reps will begin handing out these boxes on January 19th and January 20th. Students…

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Wireless Network Access and Computer Updates

In total, wireless network access is now available in all of the following locations on campus: • All Residence Centers, Campus Houses, and University Apartments & Townhouses (including Lancaster Court) • Main Campus: Barbelin/Lonergan, Barry, Bellarmine, Campion, Drexel Library, Mandeville, Post, Science Center, Ramsay Basketball Center, Wolfington, Boland, St Thomas, Claver, Bronstein • Maguire Campus:…

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FREE Microsoft Applications Workshops Available to Students

The Office of Information Technology is offering free day and evening Microsoft Office (for Windows) workshops beginning in the Spring 2010 semester. Topics include: • Understanding the Basics of Microsoft Word • Creating Spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel • Creating Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint To register for a course or information regarding a specific course, please contact Ben Jezierski,…

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Banner Overnight Hours

As a reminder, Banner PROD is down for backup every morning between 2am and 2:45am. During this time, all Administrative Services in MySJU will be unavailable.

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Winter Session Schedule

The Student Technology Center will close on Saturday, December 19 at 4pm. We will reopen and operate under the following Winter Session schedule (1/4/ 2010-1/15 2010): ____________________________________________________________________________ Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday & Sunday: Closed ____________________________________________________________________________ Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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Avoiding Spyware and Viruses

Spyware and viruses are constantly changing and becoming harder to identify. Here are some simple tips for preventing spyware and viruses: _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ (1) Install your computer updates regularly – When your computer alerts you that you have updates ready to be installed, make sure to install them right away. Many updates are crucial to your…

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