February 2012

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In this Newsletter:

From the Editor

ITS Welcomes Claire Skjellerup

DHi Spring 2012 Speaker Series

Software Server and MSS "going away"

Datatel HR/Payroll Implementation Update

Document Management Investigation Committee (DMIC) Launched

Virtual Private Network

Tips and Tricks - The Command Key

Google Apps Tips & Tricks

Web Editing Class Schedule

ITS Newsletter Archives

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From the Editor - Maureen Scoones

This month's newsletter is sporting a "slimmer" look. You can easily scan all of the stories for the ones that really interest you, and click the More... link to read the complete article.


ITS Welcomes Claire Skjellerup - Maureen Scoones

Claire joined ITS on February 1, 2011 in the role of Audio Visual Services Coordinator. She is quickly discovering she joined quite the team in ITS! More...


DHi Spring 2012 Speaker Series - Maureen Scoones

The Digital Humanities Initiative (DHi) kicks off its spring 2012 speaker series with Digital Maps in Scholarship and Publishing, a lecture by Dr. Diana S. Sinton on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at Noon in KRJH 127 (Red Pit). More...


Software Server and MSS "going away"
- Nikki Reynolds

Does your department have a folder on the Software Server? Perhaps some of your courses have needed digital media storage on MSS? If so, have we got some news for you! More...


Datatel HR/Payroll Implementation Update
- Marty Sweeney

In July 2011, ITS began working with members of the campus community to transition our current HR/Payroll system (Kronos) to a new system (Datatel Colleague HR/Payroll),  with the goal of bringing it online by January 1, 2013. We are six months into the project. More...



Document Management Investigation Committee (DMIC) Launched - Marty Sweeney

On February 6, a group representing broad areas of the campus came together to kickoff a project to research document management solutions for Hamilton.  Such electronic systems will allow us to capture, manage and modify, centrally store, preserve,and deliver content and documents related to organizational processes. More...


Virtual Private Network (VPN) - Dave Roback

ITS is planning deployment of a VPN for campus use. A VPN is used for establishing a secure, encrypted connection to internal Hamilton computing resources from a remote computer on the Internet. More...


Tips and Tricks - The Command Key - Ryan Coyle

In keeping with time saving tips and to bring a focus to our Mac users who couldn't use last month's Windows key shortcuts, today we bring you Command Key shortcuts. More...

Google Apps Tips & Tricks - Maureen Scoones

This month's tips cover finding e-mail, finding that coveted slot to hold a meeting, and making sure you don't forget any of your meetings.

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Web Editing Class Schedule - Maureen Scoones

SiteManager classes and working sessions continue to be offered. Whether creating a page for your administrative office, academic department, student organization, or your own professional page, SiteManager, Hamilton's own web editing tool, can be used to create your web presence.

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ITS Newsletter Archives

All past issues of the ITS Newsletter are available on our Web site.

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