Getting Even More Connected

Wireless simplified, Blackboard mobile apps, and Microsoft Lync help you stay in sync with colleagues and students.

ePortfolio

The Second Annual ePortfolio Spring Contest is officially underway! Winners will receive a $100 gift card and an Excellence in ePortfolio Award at their campus’s ePortfolio Student Showcase:

  • PLV -Wednesday, May 4
  • NYC-Thursday, May 5

Visit https://eportfolio.pace.edu for more information and to submit your ePortfolio by Friday, April 22!

Wireless: Auto-configuration

Wireless simplified! ITS has made XpressConnect by Cloudpath available to Pace wireless users.  Running XpressConnect is a one-time process and provides automatic configuration of wireless devices that connect to the Pace_Secure network.

Blackboard Mobile Learn App

You asked and now it’s here!  ITS has worked with Blackboard to provide the Blackboard Mobile Learn App for the following devices on all cellular carriers:

  • Android
  • Blackberry
  • iDevices (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad)
  • Palm

New Versions of Internet Browsers

ITS advises users NOT to upgrade to the new versions of Internet Explorer (IE) 9 and Mozilla Firefox 4 that were recently released, as we have not yet certified that all University systems are compatible.   We will notify users when an upgrade is recommended.

Microsoft Lync

Communication at its best!  On Monday, April 11, ITS enabled Microsoft Lync for Pace University faculty and staff.  Microsoft Lync provides integrated audio, video and web conferencing as well as business class instant messaging with real-time presence information.

Please visit our Microsoft Lync support site for details, documentation, training videos, or to register for instructor-led training provided by Microsoft: Microsoft Lync Training.

Pace University Help Desk

Pace University Online Help Desk now houses the following departments:

For all Students, Faculty and Staff:

  • ITS
  • Office of Student Assistance (OSA)
  • Facilities Management

For Faculty and Staff only:

  • Finance
  • and now HR Benefits!

Place your Help Desk requests for any of these areas all from one location: Pace University Help Desk.