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A new version of Google Sites is replacing the classic Google Sites application. Features of the new Google Sites include:  Custom and standard templates and new site themes  Improved text controls with more fonts, colors, and styles, and new page elements, like tables of contents and image carousels Better integration with other Google Workspace products   [Read More]

On Monday, August 2, Information Technology Services (ITS) will implement changes to Microsoft 365 licensing that impact select UNCG users. The changes simplify licensing and reduce disruptions in service experienced by University employees whose job assignments vary. How will changes affect me? Specific user populations get A1 or A5 license types, which provide different levels [Read More]

Update 7/28/2021: This article contains updated instructions for how to access the E911 Location Information Dashboard.   Who: Faculty and staff with UNCG landline office phones What: Update of E911 phone location information When: July 27, 2021 – August 20, 2021 To ensure the accuracy of phone locations for emergency response services, such as police [Read More]

Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Replacement of Shibboleth certificate When: Thursday, June 10, 2021, 6:00 a.m. On June 13, 2021, UNCG’s Shibboleth certificate used with single sign-on (SSO) services is expiring. To ensure a smooth transition, Information Technology Services (ITS) will replace the certificate on Thursday, June 10, at 6:00 a.m. While most services [Read More]

On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, MeetMe and toll-free conference telephone services will be discontinued. These older services are giving way to cost-saving, modernized technologies like Zoom, Meet, and MS Teams that allow the UNCG community to conference with practically anyone anywhere.  For information about Zoom, Meet, and MS Teams, visit our 6-TECH Knowledge Base at [Read More]