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Format for Tech Camp 16
- Twenty-two faculty members will be embarking on a new format for Tech Camp - a 10
week, online experience based on the standards for a two credit class.
Managers in ITSS
- ITSS has hired Chuck Bosell and Kevin Wu as our two new managers. They will be
starting in their new roles on February 18.
- What does "Web Accessibility" really mean? Why is it that some people are unable
to use certain web sites - and whose job is it to provide access? How can you learn
Touch Accessibility for the Blind and Visually Impaired
- Due to advances in screen reader technology, voice controls, gesture
functionality, and add-on applications some touch devices can offer an inclusive
experience for the blind and visually impaired.
- A video on a research and education organization's site explains what social
engineering is, gives several common examples, and offers simple steps to protect
yourself against it.
- Infrastructure Improvements
- ITSS staff completed two major infrastructure improvements on January 5.
AD: SCCM Updates for Flash, Firefox, Thunderbird, Oracle
- On January 23 several updates were made to active directory client
Google Appointment Slots (Updated)
- Google has reversed course on their decision to shut down appointment slots and
will continue to support them in Calendar for all Google Apps for Business, Education
and Government customers.
New Twin Ports Area SAS Users Group
- A new Statistical Analysis System (SAS) users group has been formed in the
Update: Captioning Video
- The UMD campus policy on captioning video explains how we should view the
requirements to caption video in order to provide equal access to video
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