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Who: Faculty, staff, and students What: Planned wireless network downtime for the McNutt Building and 840 Neal Street When: Friday, February 22, 2019, 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. Why: ITS will perform wireless network maintenance in McNutt and 840 Neal Street During the maintenance window, there will be intermittent loss of wireless network services in the [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff What: Maintenance of faculty/staff printing service When: Friday, February 22, 2019, 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. Database maintenance will be performed on the Pharos printing environment used by faculty and staff. Brief service interruptions are anticipated during the maintenance window as services are restarted. Note: This does not impact the Pharos [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff What: Branding update for Application Catalog (AppCat) on Windows GCN computers When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 The UNCG Application Catalog (or AppCat) will be branded with University logos and colors. The new branding will roll out gradually during the day on February 19. After the new branding is applied, AppCat will look [Read More]

[The following Memorandum was sent via email on February 4, 2019, to all active UNCG faculty and staff.] MEMORANDUM TO: UNCG Faculty and Staff FROM: Dr. Dana Dunn, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Charles Maimone, Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs & Chief Financial Officer Donna Heath, Vice Chancellor for Information Technology Services & Chief Information Officer [Read More]

Tax scam season is upon us. Will you file taxes for the first time this year? Maybe this is your second or third time. Whether you’re new to the process, or a veteran, you should know some 1040 Defense! Here are some pointers to help you outsmart scammers: Use reputable tax prep services. Attackers use [Read More]