REMINDER: OIT Announcement | Blackboard Upgrade |

SJFC Office of Information Technology 

OIT Notification Number: 2018-95
Date: 12/12/2018
Title: REMINDER: OIT Announcement |Blackboard Upgrade|

Dear Campus Community,
The Blackboard system will be upgraded during the holiday break. The system will be unavailable from Sunday, December 30th at 11:30 pm until Wednesday, January 2nd at 5pm. You will not be able to login to Blackboard during this timeframe. We will notify the campus once the upgrade is complete and the system is accessible.

There are a few new features that will be available after the upgrade is complete, including:

  • Attendance tracking
  • Cloud file integration
  • Leaving audio feedback on student work
  • Grading within the BB Instructor app on mobile devices

For more information on any of these features, please see the attached What’s New in BB resource.

Please note, Spring 2019 course shells have been created and are available to instructors in preparation for the upcoming semester. Additional resources for Blackboard are always available on the Educational Technology website: https://www.sjfc.edu/services/educational-technology/technologies/.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Service Desk at (585)385-8016 or email us at oitservicedesk@sjfc.edu

Thank you,


St. John Fisher College
Office of Information Technology
OIT Service Desk
(585) 385-8016
http://go.sjfc.edu/oithelp

 

 

 

OIT Announcement: Scheduled Maintenance

SJFC Office of Information Technology

OIT Notification Number: 2018-94
Date: 12/12/2018
Title: OIT Announcement: Scheduled Maintenance
Description:
This Sunday, December 16, 2018 during the normal maintenance time, 5:00 AM – 11:00 AM, we will be performing maintenance on our servers.  During this time, you may experience intermittent issues accessing all of the IT services on campus. Some of these include:

  • Outlook mail
  • Webmail
  • Citadel (p-drive, department file shares)
  • Blackboard
  • Campus Printing
  • Self-service password reset
  • Campus website
  • Student Gmail

 If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Service Desk at (585) 385-8016 or e-mail us at oitservicedesk@sjfc.edu.

Thank you

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St. John Fisher College
Office of Information Technology
OIT Service Desk
(585) 385-8016
http://go.sjfc.edu/oithelp

OIT Alert: Planned Maintenance – Adobe / Microsoft Windows Updates

SJFC Office of Information Technology

 

OIT Notification Number: 2018-93

 

Date: 12-11-2018

 

Title: OIT Alert: Planned Maintenance – Adobe / Microsoft Windows Updates

 

Description: Today, Microsoft and Adobe released software patches and security updates. OIT will be rolling out these updates overnight to computers. If you are prompted to install the Microsoft updates, you can wait until the end of the day to install them. Note: Some of the software updates will take an extended time to install. Please do not force your computer to shut down while the updates are being installed as doing so can corrupt the operating system (Windows) and make your computer unusable. Please contact the Service Desk with any questions at x8016.

 

Thank you,


OIT Service Desk

Office of Information Technology

St. John Fisher College

e-mail: oitservicedesk@sjfc.edu

phone: (585) 385-8016

http://go.sjfc.edu/oithelp

 

OIT ALERT: Phishing Attempt – Important Message From The President – Dr. Gerard J. Rooney

SJFC Office of Information Technology

 

OIT Notification Number: 2018-93

 

Date: 12/04/2018

 

Title: OIT ALERT: Phishing Attempt – Important Message From The President – Dr. Gerard J. Rooney

 

Description:

We are aware of the current phishing attempt appearing to come from the President’s Office. The email isn’t valid and should be deleted. Please do not open the link or provide account detail, whether personal or business. If you have already done so, please contact the Service Desk at 585-385-8016. Below you will see a screenshot of both the email and the attached file.

 

https://projects.sjfc.edu/oitnewsfeeds/wp-content/uploads/sites/9/2018/12/image004.png

 

The attached file will redirect you to another page with the image below.

 

https://projects.sjfc.edu/oitnewsfeeds/wp-content/uploads/sites/9/2018/12/image005.png

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Service Desk at 585-385-8016 or email at oitservicedesk@sjfc.edu.

 

Thank you,

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St. John Fisher College

Office of Information Technology

OIT Service Desk

(585) 385-8016

http://go.sjfc.edu/oithelp