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“Zero Trust: It’s a concept, not a product”

Jun 29 at noon: Join us for the next Cybersecurity Forward webinar. This session will explain what "Zero Trust" really is, and how you can create a zero trust environment.


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

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Virtual Office Hours with UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

Fridays, 9:15am. There will be no Office Hours Jul 1 because of the holiday weekend. The next special guest is Jul 15: Interim Chief Human Resources Officer and Associate Vice Chancellor Patrick Sheehan.

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EDUCAUSE New Managers Institute starts Jul 25

Begins Jul 25: The New Managers Institute is an online 8-week institute offering interactive live sessions and small applied team projects designed to support networking and learning.

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Join us for “CommunITea”

Join us for our last CommunITea before we go on summer hiatus! Today at 3:30pm via Zoom: open discussion.

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In case you missed it: Watch sessions from the IT Professionals Conference

Missed a session? Want to watch a session again? Recordings of all the 2022 sessions are available on the IT Professionals Conference website! Also: Help us make next year's conference even better by taking our survey.

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Meet the 2022 IT Recognition Award winners

Find out who was recognized in the following categories: Lifetime Achievement, Community Engagement, Rising Star, Team Achievement, Transformational Achievement, Unsung Hero and the Janet E. Plato Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award. Congrats to the honorees!

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Attend the Cybersecurity Forward virtual webinar series

Every Wed at noon, Jun 22-Jul 27: Come and learn information technology essentials, explore pertinent tools and case studies, and discover ways to hone your leadership skills. Receive Continuing Professional Education credits (CPEs) for each session you attend!

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EDUCAUSE Data Literacy Institute: Jun 20-Aug 12

Are you new to working and communicating with data, or do you engage and interact with units that use data for decision making? Register for the online EDUCAUSE Data Literacy Institute to learn to use data confidently.

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Register early to attend the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Attend the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in Denver, Oct 25-28 (price increases after Jul 25!). An online version of the conference takes place Nov 2-3. Registration opens Jun 14.

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Confluence upgrade Fri, Jun 3: user access impacted

This message is to inform you about an upgrade to Confluence ( that will impact some users’ access for a brief period of time.

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Update: Google Sites transitioning Dec 2022

This summer, Google will transition Classic Google Sites to their new Google Sites platform. Stakeholders will receive reminders leading up to the transition.

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Email phishing alert: subject line “ATTENTION!!!”

Scammers recently sent a phony Office 365 login alert. Learn how to protect yourself!

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AIMS Transition Project roadmap

Team members from both Administrative Information Management Services (AIMS) and the Division of Information Technology (DoIT) are meeting regularly to map out the strategy for bringing our units together.

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