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Archive for July, 2013

Automated Attendance: Upcoming Faculty Training

Posted on: July 30th, 2013 by CHRISTOPHER REICHLEY

The automated attendance system has been expanded to cover additional rooms and it now includes more functionality to monitor and record attendance. There are three upcoming training seminars to better support faculty and plan for future enhancements. The training will acquaint the faculty with the barcode scanners and their operation so that they may better […]

MapBox – Custom Maps, Easy

Posted on: July 24th, 2013 by Andrew Henry

MapBox makes creating custom maps a breeze. From the website you can easily create a map that can be embedded in a webpage, but that is just the beginning. There are endless possibilities of what you can do with the MapBox tool.

UM Adobe Audit

Posted on: July 2nd, 2013 by JIMMY BALL

For several years, the University of Mississippi (UM) has participated in a software licensing program with Adobe. ┬áThe licensing program provides UM departments with discounted prices on various Adobe products installed on UM computers. Distribution of the software and licenses has been managed by the Faculty Technology Development Center (FTDC). When UM department staff members […]