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WHAT’S HAPPENING? Over the next two years, enhancements and new features are coming to UNCGenie. Initial Phase – December 2021: UNCGenie Portal and Homepage On Thursday, December 16, 2021, the following changes and new features will be implemented: New UNCGenie portal where users can log in with either their iSpartan account or their University ID [Read More]

Users assigned the scheduling privilege in Zoom are not able to schedule on behalf of others using the Zoom add-on in Google Calendar.  An error appears in the Google Calendar event which says: Failed to create meeting for (username@uncg.edu) because Shared Access Permissions is not enabled. Click here to visit Zoom Marketplace and enable “Allow [Read More]

Microsoft Teams meetings add-on for Google Workspace is now available for UNCG faculty and staff.  The add-on allows users to schedule and join team meetings directly from Google Workspace by selecting the Microsoft Teams Meeting option in Google Calendar invitations. Invitees will receive an invitation with the option to join the meeting via a link [Read More]

What’s happening? Significant changes are coming to quizzing in Canvas.  The current quiz feature in Canvas, Classic Quizzes, is being replaced by a quiz engine called New Quizzes. Canvas quizzes will look different, work differently, and have some new, exciting features.  Changes to expect:  Completely updated look and feel Significant change to how points work  [Read More]

Apple has announced macOS Monterey 12.0 will be released in late October 2021. Information Technology Services (ITS) and the Mac Advisory Committee are evaluating the new operating system’s (OS) compatibility with UNCG enterprise applications and network configurations.   ITS support will not be available for macOS Monterey 12.0 until the evaluation is complete. Visit macOS Monterey [Read More]