The University Stores Warehouse will be closed to the campus Nov. 26-Dec. 16 in preparation for the public auction. The auction will be held 9 a.m Dec. 9 to dispose of surplus used equipment in the University Stores Warehouse. Items available for sale may be viewed 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. Dec. 5-6. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. on the day of the sale. Direct questions to Equipment Accounting at 934-3344 or 934-5144.
New online tool to help faculty manage professional informationFaculty Profiles is a new online tool to help faculty manage their professional information — to document grants, publications, professional activities and teaching — and foster cross-disciplinary collaborations.Download a new safety app for added securityRave Guardian, a personal safety service available to anyone with a uab.edu email address, is an app that enables users to designate “guardians” — family, friends or even UAB Police — to provide a virtual safety escort and direct emergency access to UABPD. Users also can use it to report suspicious activity to UABPD. Learn more about its features and encourage others to do so.Dropbox file limit doubles to 4GBUAB IT’s SPARK initiative, which has generated more than 60 ideas since its inception last month, inspired an easy win for campus: an increase in the size limit for files uploaded to the UAB Dropbox. Share your idea on the new SPARK site; BlazerID required.Servers hosting several campus systems upgradedUAB IT upgraded servers that support several campus systems, including eLAS and LMS. These technical changes did result in a new URL for several services, so users may need to update their bookmarks.Chief information officer creates a voice for tech usersUAB IT is crowdsourcing innovation with SPARK, a new site that enables UAB faculty, staff and students to submit ideas for technology and vote to support the ideas of others. “Our intent is to create a voice for you,” said Curt Carver, Ph.D., UAB chief information officer and vice president of information technology.New cloud-based system lets you print all around campus
Users can upload documents and print them at any conveniently located ePrint station using UAB's ONE Card.Leadercast 2015 to explore braveryThe UAB Information Engineering Management Program is hosting a live on-demand simulcast of the May 8 event available by Internet.Can mobile apps be useful in HIV/STI programs, research?Innovative mobile applications for HIV/STI programs are the topic of a panel discussion to be held by the UAB Center for AIDS Research 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 9 in The Edge of Chaos in Lister Hill Library.
Get help with instructional technology through Jan. 16Attend an open lab in the Center for Teaching and Learning 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays Jan. 5-Jan. 16 for assistance with Canvas, Respondus, iclickers, GoToTraining, GoToMeeting, etc. No appointment is needed.UAB IT taking steps to protect campus from POODLEUAB IT will ensure enterprise systems and applications are protected, but any server using SSLv3 can be exploited by POODLE — Padding Oracle on Downgrade Legacy Encryption. Server administrators should take immediate action to disable it and use more recent versions. Learn more.
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