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Earlier this year, Google launched Hangouts Meet, which is a new video conferencing offering.  It can be accessed via meet.google.com in Google Chrome, Firefox, or via mobile apps. Starting Thursday, May 24th, new UNCG iSpartan Google Calendar events will use Hangouts Meet. Existing calendar events that include video conferencing will continue to use classic Hangouts [Read More]

Who: Students, faculty and staff who use UNCG network drives, such as S drive (home directories), N drive (departmental space) and Special Volumes What: Discontinuation of UNCG network file space. New storage offerings will be made available and migration plans for departmental storage will be put in place as needed. When: By December 14, 2018 [Read More]

Starting Friday, May 4, UNCG users have the ability to opt-in to the new Gmail experience. Users can choose to opt-in and out of the new Gmail experience until a future date yet to be specified. Information Technology Services (ITS) will communicate with UNCG users before the new experience becomes the default or only option. [Read More]

The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources and The University of North Carolina (UNC) System have approved the adoption of a new records retention and disposition schedule for UNC System Institutions. The schedule incorporates new records series that were not a part of the 2007 schedule and amends the disposition instructions for a number of [Read More]