Year: 2019

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IT Next: Digital Access & Inclusion Conference

Fostering a diverse and inclusive environment is a well-established goal of Michigan State University. To support that goal, MSU IT will be hosting a Digital Access and Inclusion Conference.

In alignment with Global Accessibility Awareness Day on May 16th, MSU IT is hosting a conference to raise awareness for the importance of access in technology. Read Full Article →

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MSU Employees Level the Field with Trade Training

Employees from Michigan State University shared tricks of their trade to show women a path to hands-on careers.

Throughout this spring, MSU employees are volunteering their time to Women in Skilled Trades (WIST), a program co-founded by MSU Infrastructure Planning and Facilities (IPF) Analyst Carol Cool and Tori Menold of Granger Construction. Read Full Article →

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The Spartan helmet over a circuit-board background and the text "Making IT Happen."

MSU Ideas Challenge Winners

Six months into the MSU Ideas challenge, a platform for faculty and staff to propose solutions to improve the university, MSU IT is ready to announce the five winning ideas selected for further review.

The question posed by MSU IT to the university community was, “What can Information Technology do to improve the faculty, researcher, staff, and student experience?”

Twenty suggestions were submitted to the committee for review. Read Full Article →

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2019 Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day 2019 is here. This yearly observation is a call for all Internet users to help create a better Internet that provides a safe space for people of all ages to collaborate, learn, share, and grow. This year’s theme is “together for a better Internet.”

Part of keeping the Internet safe is protecting ourselves and our communities from Internet threats and scams. Read Full Article →

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Know Your Tech in 2019

It’s a new year and a new opportunity to make the most of MSU IT. Now that the holiday fun is finished, take some time before spring semester gets into full swing to learn a little more about technology available to students and how MSU IT can assist in utilizing it. Read Full Article →

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MSU IT Video Production Workshops, Feb. 7, Mar. 7, Apr. 4

Video Production Workshops

Could you benefit from learning how to make videos? MSU IT’s video production team hosts a series of workshops at no cost for staff and faculty. These workshops are designed for complete beginners and teach the skills to successfully conceptualize, film and edit video. Whether your needs are for interviews, course instruction or something else, you’ll have the tools necessary to create a quality video product. Read Full Article →