IT never sleeps. There’s always news to share. Here’s the latest from our digital campus and beyond.
Deadline for UW brand font transition approaching
Reminder: If your website or web application still uses the Verlag or Vitesse web fonts, you or your web developer will need to replace them with Red Hat Display and Red Hat Text by Jun 30.
No ‘CommunITea’ or Virtual Office Hours Jun 1 & 2
To allow folks to participate in the IT Professionals Conference, there will be no Jun 1 CommunITea or Jun 2 Virtual Office Hours.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Learn with EDUCAUSE in June
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.
Register now for Azure Research Day
Register today to see how you can leverage Azure in your research.
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.
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.
Campus IT Events
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- June 13
- June 15Atlassian migration lunch-and-learnGitLab issues, labels and boards1:00 PM, Online
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- June 22