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

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5 of the Best Places to Study on Campus

Exams are just around the corner. So if you’re looking for that perfect study nook on campus, you might find your ideal study spot on our list. Continue Reading 5 of the Best Places to Study on Campus

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Call for proposals Lockdown ’19

Help your colleagues address the challenges we face as more devices make up our cyber world. Proposal deadline: May 6. Continue Reading Call for proposals Lockdown ’19

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Earth Day tip: How to recycle your old electronics on campus

Our drive to upgrade our gadgets produces a growing supply of hazardous electronic waste. Be part of the solution with DoIT’s electronics recycling program. Continue Reading Earth Day tip: How to recycle your old electronics on campus

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Improving the WiscList Service: April 2019 Update

The WiscList service team is currently identifying the requirements for university email list services and evaluating replacement services. Continue Reading Improving the WiscList Service: April 2019 Update

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Save the date Lockdown ’19

Save the date for the 19th annual UW–‍Madison Lockdown Technology and Cybersecurity Conference, taking place Wed Jul 17 at Monona Terrace. Continue Reading Save the date Lockdown ’19

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Student Employees Help Protect Your Data

Meet a student hired to help monitor the university network and devices through the UW Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC). Continue Reading Student Employees Help Protect Your Data

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Recruiting students who use assistive tech: $25/hr

Do you use assistive technology to navigate online? We need your help. Earn $25/hr. Continue Reading Recruiting students who use assistive tech: $25/hr

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Box Contract Update and Backup Language

New license agreement encourages customers to review how they use UW–⁠Madison Box for file storage. Continue Reading Box Contract Update and Backup Language

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Explore IT Innovations at Showcase Apr 17

This year’s IT-themed entries at Showcase feature a wide range of services and processes that can enhance your relationship with technology. Continue Reading Explore IT Innovations at Showcase Apr 17

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Turn off your phone to raise your grade?

In some classes, devices such as laptops, phones and tablets are necessary; in others, they’re just a distraction. Here are tips for enjoying distraction-free learning. Continue Reading Turn off your phone to raise your grade?

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Spring cleaning: Protect your laptop from viruses

The best way to protect yourself from viruses is by installing anti-virus software. Free download for UW-Madison students, faculty and staff. Continue Reading Spring cleaning: Protect your laptop from viruses

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Pick your tile size on MyUW

Your MyUW home page tiles are available in 2 sizes. You can choose which size works best for you on each of your devices. Continue Reading Pick your tile size on MyUW

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