Learn to Rock Your Profile on September 19!

Rock Your Profile is a program LinkedIn offers to educate members on profile best practices, showcasing skills development from LinkedIn Learning, and how to connect to opportunity using the LinkedIn platform. The Hegi Family Career Development Center and Office of Information Technology will be hosting this unique event to get students up-and-running with their LinkedIn profile. Continue reading Learn to Rock Your Profile on September 19!

Annual Bulk Email List Refresh on August 23

EmailStarting at 9 a.m. on Friday, August 23, 2019, the yearly Lyris Bulk email list refresh for graduate and undergraduate students will be processed. This year, the refresh will include email addresses for staff. No mail sent to bulklist.smu.edu will be processed until the refresh is complete. The Email List Refresh is expected to take several hours. Continue reading Annual Bulk Email List Refresh on August 23

IT Training Represents SMU at CERTIFIED Conference

Laurene Klassen, Manager of IT Training and Communication, recently returned from the CERTIFIED conference in Orlando, Florida where she was invited to share SMU’s certification success story “From Zero to 500—MOS 101 for Jump-starting and Marketing Your Certification Program” with approximately two hundred educators from all over the United States. Continue reading IT Training Represents SMU at CERTIFIED Conference

SMU Instructional Technology Spreads Digital Tools in Asia

Jennifer Culver LectureDr. Jennifer Culver is an Academic Technology Service Director for the Simmons School of Education and Human Development here at SMU. An Academic Technology Service Director (ATSD) serves as the liaison between academics and the Office of Information Technology, ensuring that faculty and student’s technology needs are met. I recently sat down with Dr. Culver to probe her on a recent trip she took with Dr. Robert Hunt, where she was able to share her passion for technology use within the classroom throughout the Phillippines. Continue reading SMU Instructional Technology Spreads Digital Tools in Asia

Duo Security Coming to my.SMU for Sponsored Accounts

DuoOn Thursday, June 27, 2019, OIT will implement two-factor authentication for all SMU sponsored accounts accessing my.SMU. This change includes Kelly Services employees, sponsored instructors, and student worker W Accounts. Two-factor authentication utilizes a solution from Duo Security called Duo Mobile. Continue reading Duo Security Coming to my.SMU for Sponsored Accounts