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University of Minnesota Duluth, Information Technology Systems and Services


Technology news for UMD faculty, staff and students

October 2016

Canvas Pilot Moves Into Second Phase
Some faculty and students are trying out a new Learning Management System this year. A recommendation is due in April.
October 2016 Ed Tech Update
Canvas sessions are being offered. Login pages have a new look. And Ed Tech announcements are available via email.
Accessibility: Core Skills
Start small. Learn just one new skill and integrate it into your daily routine.
Expanded Admin Rights for Windows AD Computers
A change in UMD's Active Directory (AD) policy allows users to install software, add printers, and complete other tasks without calling the Help Desk for elevated rights.
Application Ongoing Support Change
ITSS is considering a procedure and cost change for ongoing application support.