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Tech resources to start your semester off right

We know getting back to your studies and work can be tough, especially after a long holiday break. We also understand that it can be overwhelming to decide which tools make the most sense for your needs.

Check out these top seven tech tech resources to help your semester go smoothly. Read Full Article →

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Check out MSU tech tips, resources for students

MSU IT welcomes you! We know getting into the school mode can be stressful when you are juggling responsibilities, meeting deadlines, and studying for hours. We want to see you succeed and part of that success depends on knowing the tools and resources available to you.

Below you will find a list of resources you can pull from to make the 2016-2017 academic year a success! Read Full Article →

Brown Bag: Using Google Apps to Make Course Content More Accessible

  • Dave Goodrich, MSU Information Technology

The Explorations in Instructional Technology Brown Bag series is hosted by the MSU College of Education, College of Natural Science, and MSU IT Teaching and Learning Technology. For more information, contact Sev Grabski. Learn more about other faculty development opportunities. Read Full Article →


Google Classroom now available through MSU Google Apps

Google Classroom is now available through MSU Google Apps for Education. Classroom is a new tool that helps instructors create and organize assignments, provide feedback, collaborate, and communicate with their classes.

Google Classroom isn’t a fully robust learning management system like Desire2Learn, but it may be useful for blended or technology-enhanced courses needing a space for class communication or supplemental instruction. Read Full Article →


Google Drive storage increases in MSU Google Apps

Beginning May 21, Google will be rolling out a change that will increase storage in Google Drive to 30GB in the MSU Google Apps for Education Edition.

Additional information from Google is available at the Google Enterprise Blog.

Current Storage Amounts
  • Gmail (disabled at MSU): 25GB
  • Google Drive: 5GB
New Storage Amounts
  • Combined Gmail and Google Drive: 30GB

The entire 30GB will be available for Google Drive because MSU has not enabled Gmail in the MSU Google Apps for Education Edition. Read Full Article →