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Pace ITS Facebook Contest Winner

Pace ITS would once again like to thank all of you who Liked our Facebook page! We have randomly selected the winner of the Apple iPad Mini.  Visit https://www.facebook.com/PaceITS for details. For those who didn’t win, there may still be hope, since we will have additional giveaways in the future.  In the meantime, we hope you will find our articles informational and useful…and we welcome your suggestions!

Digital Signage for PLV Campus

A total of 14 Cisco Digital Signage monitors have been installed on the PLV and Briarcliff campuses! Advertising an event or academic program news is quick and easy! Students, faculty, and staff can submit digital signage requests by sending an e-mail to settersigns@pace.edu. Attach a copy of your flier or poster. Images should be 8.5×11” JPEG or PDF format. Large font sizes (28+) and high resolution images are recommended. Additionally, file size cannot exceed 10MB.  (NOTE: Student submissions require approval from SDCA before publishing.)

Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference

Please click here to register for Pace’s first Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference on Friday, April 26 on the New York City Campus. This one day free conference will bring together experienced faculty and staff from Pace as well as nearby institutions to engage in presentations with Blackboard experts on online/blended teaching, instructional design, mobile learning, analytics, and many other exciting topics. Please contact Beth Gordon Klingner (bklingner@pace.edu) for more information.

iPad Meetings

The iPad meeting scheduled for March is as follows:

  • Wednesday, March 20 at 12:20 p.m.-1:15 p.m.

*All meetings held in Miller 16 (PLV) and Civic E319 (NYC). You can view the minutes from each meeting on the iPad blog.

IMO Meetings for IMO Representatives

The IMO meetings scheduled for March are as follows:

  • Tuesday, March 5 (NYC): 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.–Lecture Hall North
  • Wednesday, March 6 (PLV): 9:30 a.m– 11:00 a.m–Butcher Suite

Postini Service Changes for Faculty and Staff

Our current e-mail spam and virus filtering service, Postini, is in the process of transitioning to Google Apps services. This transition will soon be affecting our e-mail spam and virus filtering features. ITS is evaluating the impact these changes will have from both the end-user and administrative perspectives. ITS is committed to finding the best solution to meet the University’s needs. We will keep the department IMOs posted in the coming weeks and provide additional details as they become available.

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