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UNCG is moving to one video-conferencing platform, Microsoft Teams. Encourage your colleagues to become early adopters by hosting Teams meetings now! This article will walk you through what you need to know to host collaborative and inclusive meetings in Teams. After the complete transition to Microsoft 365, inviting colleagues on-the-fly to chat in Teams will [Read More]

As previously announced, over the last several weeks the MyCloud gateway was migrated to a cloud-based solution. As of Saturday, October 15, the migration is complete, and users must now have a recently released version* of the Citrix Workspace app to access MyCloud.  If you do not have a recent version installed, your Workspace app [Read More]

Who: Students, faculty, and staff who use MyCloud to access applications and virtual desktops over the internet What: MyCloud gateway moving to the cloud When: September 28, 2022 – October 15, 2022 On Wednesday, September 28, 2022, ITS will begin migrating the entry point (gateway) to MyCloud to a cloud-based solution, which will change how UNCG [Read More]

On Friday, August 5, 2022, several new features are coming to Canvas. Instructors can use Student View in Canvas courses to preview how these changes impact students or view a video that explains assignment and discussion enhancements. Assignment Enhancements These updates primarily impact the student experience. The interface and workflow have changed. A progress tracker [Read More]

On Friday, May 20, 2022, Information Technology Services (ITS) will delete courses in Canvas from the Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters of the following years:  2014 2015 2016 May 20 will be the first occurrence of ITS’ annual course deletions. Every year thereafter, courses older than five years will be deleted after May commencement. Announcements [Read More]