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Change to reporting spam & other suspicious mail

On May 16, a new "Report Suspicious" button was added to Microsoft Outlook accounts. Use this button to report spam and other suspicious email. Don't use Outlook? Learn how to report suspicious mail.


IT never sleeps. There’s always news to share. Here’s the latest from our digital campus and beyond.

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No Virtual Office Hours May 26 & Jun 2

Fridays, 9:15am via Zoom. Unscripted conversations with our chief information officer. May 19 guest: Amy Gilman, director, Chazen Museum of Art.

Digital Accessibility Policy, Implementation Plan Roadmap

UW–‍Madison approved the new Digital Accessibility Policyto replace the existing Web Accessibility Policy that was established in 2001. The new policy goes into effect on July 1, 2023. This roadmap tracks the implementation of the new policy over the life of the project.

IT Professionals Conference 2023

Register for the 2023 IT Professionals Conference

This year’s keynote speaker is Courtney Terry, assistant director of information technology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.

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Seeking volunteers for the IT Professionals Conference

Volunteers can choose to moderate sessions, help with technology, monitor the Zoom lobby chat and more. Conference dates: Jun 1 and 2.

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Next IT Projects Update Forum: Jun 20

IT Projects Update Forums are hour-long, project-focused presentations with Q&A and discussion. Next forum topics include electronic door access controls, Wiscard and UW credentials, and ancillary systems integration with Workday.

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Prepare for upcoming Google Workspace storage quotas

Starting Jun 1, storage quotas will be applied to all UW‍–‍Madison Google My Drive and Shared drives. Over the default 25 GB quota? Reduce your storage or learn more about the exception request process.

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Join us for ‘CommunITea’

Thursdays, 3:30pm via Zoom. A weekly event for IT and IT-adjacent folks to socialize with peers and connect in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

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Learn with EDUCAUSE in Jun

Take advantage of UW‍–‍Madison's EDUCAUSE membership. In a Jun 13 data collaboration webinar, learn how accessible, integrated, trusted and complete data is the backbone for a modern campus experience.

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Register now for Azure Research Day

Register today to see how you can leverage Azure in your research.

Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Complete your Cybersecurity Awareness Training today

Before you log out to take time off during the summer, be sure to complete this mandatory annual training and learn how to protect your professional and personal data.

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Register now for Enhancing Online Education: Summer Sprint

Join the Center for Teaching, Learning & Mentoring this summer to improve your online or hybrid course design and teaching. Open to all instructors, including teaching assistants.

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IT initiatives earn Administrative Improvement Awards

In addition to the chance to learn about innovations and successes across the university, this year’s Showcase celebrated some key IT projects in the annual Administrative Improvement Awards.

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