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Teach with a Flexible Approach this Fall

The University community is reconvening on campus after an unplanned, rapid transition to remote and hybrid teaching and learning. To gain insights into how instructors might adjust to these changing circumstances and expectations the Teaching with Technology Editorial staff had a conversation with some University experts.

Canvas Release Notes July 2021

Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades on the third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes.

Sept. 13 - Security Update for Google Drive File Links

On July 26, Google is expected to email University faculty, staff, and students about a security update coming in September 2021 that impacts many University of Minnesota G

Security Alert: New Tactic for Unemployment Scams

The University has received reports of a change in tactic with unemployment scams.

Upgrade Gmail App for iOS by July 7

Google has discovered issues with two versions of their Gmail application for iOS (Apple) devices that could cause service disruptions, including the app freezing, crashing

Canvas Release Notes June 2021

Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades on the third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes.

Voice System Modernization for Call Centers

The Office of Information Technology’s (OIT) Voice Network team is initiating a program to modernize voice systems and equipment startin

Service Gateway Upgrading to Version 2

As of May 31, the Office of Information Technology’s (OIT) Data and Voice Network Services will transition the Internet Protocol Address Management (IPAM) and Domain Name S

OIT Launches UMN Cloud Services

On June 1, the Office of Information Technology's Storage and Hosting Services will officially launch

Reminder: Zoom Cloud Recordings Deleted After 180 Days

Download the cloud recordings you want to keep! UMN Zoom recordings are retained for 180 days.