CIT is offering training in Microsoft Excel 2016 and Word 2016 in July and August. These are the first classes offered for the Office 2016 version.
Microsoft has announced that Outlook 2016 for Mac will be getting better formatting features, including resizing and rotation handles for images inserted into the message as well as rich formatting support.
Two-Step Login provides enhanced security for your NetID and password through two-factor authentication.
Continuing the tradition of providing access and training for all on new technologies and tools, Cornell University Library and Academic Technologies are exploring “makerspaces.” Makerspaces are creative DIY spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn.
CIT has a new representative on the Employee Assembly. Liz Field, from IT Communications, will be representing several administrative units in the newly restructured Employee Assembly. The EA recently increased its body from 19 to 28 staff members.
CIT is launching a new SIG focused on customer relationship management (CRM) tools. The CRM-SIG is for business leaders, business analysts, and IT staff who are deploying or considering adopting new CRM technologies including, but not limited to, Salesforce.
Patrice Prusko, instructional designer in Academic Technologies, has been exploring design thinking this past semester. In three design thinking workshops she tackled the topic “what does it mean to be human in the digital age?” In each case the group seemed somewhat apprehensive.
This course is designed for individuals who will need to understand the fundamentals of SharePoint Online's team information-sharing features, including document storage and collaboration, scheduling, and social options.
Box has announced that near the end of May, changes will be made to the system used to sign in to Cornell Box.
For those in the midst of or considering a Salesforce implementation, the Salesforce World Tour in New York on May 25, 2016, is an easy way to immerse yourself in the possibilities of CRM.
Some recent changes have been made to Outlook on the web (outlook.cornell.edu). You can now choose to stop previews from being automatically inserted when a link appears in a message. Click the gear icon, and under My app settings, choose Mail.
Yammer is a social network that is integrated with Cornell’s Office 365 and SharePoint Online services. Yammer can help you to work in groups more easily and efficiently, share knowledge, organize committee work, and find groups and interesting conversations to join.
David Lifka, director of the Cornell Center for Advanced Computing, has been named the university’s vice president for information technology and chief information officer, effective June 1.
Join the IT community for this half-day event to network with your peers and talk about courage, conviction, confidence, and competence.
The Essential Skills for Business Analysis is a foundational course provides the essential business analysis skills needed to identify the right solutions and drive significant value on projects.
On April 5, 2016, fifteen members from the IT@Cornell community participated in a day-long "hackathon" to build automated solutions for various Amazon Web Service (AWS) tasks.
In this course you will learn how to create dynamic PowerPoint presentations using Excel data.
May 11, 2016
1:00pm - 3:00pm
120 Maple Ave.
Join the next Software Development Special Interest Group (SIG) on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 1:30pm – 2:30pm in 102 Mann Library.
Effective July 1, 2016, the Cornell Blog Service will offer new tiers of service designed to more flexibly meet the needs of different user groups.
In this course you will learn how to use the key components of the Microsoft Office OneNote 2013 application on a desktop, laptop, or Microsoft Windows 8 tablet device, when working in or away from the primary office or study environment.