Tag: Information Technology

Upcoming IT Town Halls: Learn, ask questions about global IT initiatives

Upcoming IT Town Halls: Learn, ask questions about global IT initiatives

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Technology will hold several town hall sessions on the Webster’s current technology initiatives. These initiatives align with the University’s Strategic Plan, enable a higher level of productivity and begin a path toward technology standardization on a global level. We invite everyone to come and hear about these initiatives and ask questions. Topics will include: […]

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Online Tools: Helpful Training Websites for Students, Faculty, Staff

Online Tools: Helpful Training Websites for Students, Faculty, Staff

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University offers students, faculty, and staff a wealth of resources to support your studies, expand your knowledge, and develop your professional skills through partnerships with two industry leaders in computer-based training Atomic Learning and Lynda.com. Visit the Computer-Based Training channel in Connections to log in to either library 24/7. Atomic Learning Through Atomic Learning, […]

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Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, Jan. 24

Email Server Maintenance: Saturday, Jan. 24

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Technology is scheduled to perform maintenance on the Poe and Nash email servers on Saturday, Jan. 24, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. During this time, users with email accounts that reside on the Poe and Nash servers may expect intermittent unavailability of email services. If your email account resides on Poe and Nash, […]

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Phishing/HR Scam Alert

Phishing/HR Scam Alert

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Intelligence received from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) indicates that employees of colleges and universities across the country are receiving fraudulent emails indicating a change in their human resource status. The typical email contains a link directing the employee to log in to what appears to be their human resources website to identify this […]

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Save the Date: Information Technology to Present Four Town Hall Sessions

Save the Date: Information Technology to Present Four Town Hall Sessions

| January 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Information Technology will hold several town hall sessions on the Webster’s current technology initiatives. These initiatives align with the University’s Strategic Plan, enable a higher level of productivity and begin a path toward technology standardization on a global level. We invite everyone to come and hear about these initiatives and ask questions. Topics will include: […]

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New Information Technology Service Management Tool

New Information Technology Service Management Tool

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Changes are coming to the way you interact with Webster Information Technology. In late February, IT is replacing the current work order system with a fully featured service management solution called Cherwell. New IT Features You will still be able to visit the same links to place an incident or request to IT, but you […]

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Email Cleanup: Take Out the Trash

Email Cleanup: Take Out the Trash

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Doing any maintenance and office cleaning for the new year? Information Technology reminds Webster community members to regularly empty their trash folder and deleted items in their Webster e-mail account in order to maximize available space and performance of Webster’s e-mail servers (especially for accounts on pop, poe and nash servers due to older hardware […]

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Windows 7 Migration, Infrastructure Enhancement Project Update

Windows 7 Migration, Infrastructure Enhancement Project Update

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Windows 7 Infrastructure Enhancement Project is proceeding with pilot deployments Dec. 8-19, and production deployments Jan. 12 through April. The pilot consists of 50 PCs in the Bursar’s Office, Academic Affairs and the Winghaven Campus (excluding computer labs.) A configured migration tool will be utilized in the pilot migrations, which will include deployment of […]

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Around Webster: A&S trio on learning communities; Houk’s Williams play; Stiles on Ed Psychology; Eliceiri on religious literacy; Martin on instructional tech

Around Webster: A&S trio on learning communities; Houk’s Williams play; Stiles on Ed Psychology; Eliceiri on religious literacy; Martin on instructional tech

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Houk Artistic Director for Tennessee Williams Revival Carolyn Houk, School of Communications adjunct faculty member and former Conservatory of Theatre Arts student, is the artistic director for the St. Louis theatrical debut of “Stairs to the Roof,” one of St. Louis native Tennessee Williams’ […]

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E-Mail Server Maintenance: Saturday, Nov. 1

E-Mail Server Maintenance: Saturday, Nov. 1

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Information Technology is scheduled to perform maintenance on the Parker email server on Saturday, Nov. 1, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. During this time, users with email accounts that reside on the Parker server may expect intermittent unavailability of email services. If your email account resides on Parker and you are using an email […]

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