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Update: 11/9/18 The evaluation of macOS Mojave, that was announced October 5, 2018, is complete and macOS Mojave is approved for UNCG Mac users. There are no major problems anticipated with this upgrade. Some upgrades have taken over 90 minutes to complete.  Please plan accordingly. For details and updates about the macOS Mojave upgrade, please [Read More]

It has come to the attention of Voice Services that multiple phones are receiving “robocalls” in foreign languages. Unfortunately, we are unable to block the calls because the numbers are masked as valid phone numbers originating in Washington, DC. Blocking the robocall numbers may result in legitimate calls from with area code being blocked. We [Read More]

What: MAGIC Capture the Flag Competition When: Saturday, November 3 (Registration Closes on Wednesday, October 31) Where:  UNCG Campus, Elliott University Center (EUC), Dail Room The MAGIC Capture the Flag is an ethical hacking cybersecurity competition for entry-level participants.  UNCG will host up to five teams of four participants, who will work together to solve a [Read More]

On Wednesday, October 10, UNCG will switch from Google to Funnelback as our search provider. Search results will look different as a result of this change. This new search engine returns results in a tabular format, which gives you the traditional “All Results” view, as well as a refined look at the search results according [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff with devices on the GCN running Windows 7 What: Internet Explorer 11 now mandated on all GCN Windows Devices When: Friday, July 20, 5:30 p.m. Information Technology Services (ITS) is now mandating that all GCN Windows devices have Internet Explorer 11 installed. There are many workstations that are still running Internet [Read More]