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Safer Badgers Guide

Safer Badgers is the official COVID-‍19 app for UW‍–‍Madison. This page will guide you through getting started with the app, using it, solving problems that may arise and getting help. Continue Reading Safer Badgers Guide

News

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

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Instructors: Limited Number Of Adobe Licenses For Your Students

There are a limited number of Adobe Creative Cloud and Acrobat licenses for use by students. Instructors, learn how to give your students access to Adobe for Spring… Continue Reading Instructors: Limited Number Of Adobe Licenses For Your Students

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UW–Madison Zoom Implementation Roadmap Update

From outreach to documentation, here is the latest news from the UW–‍Madison Zoom implementation team at DoIT, with support of the Zoom advisory group. Continue Reading UW–Madison Zoom Implementation Roadmap Update

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Prepare For The New COVID-19 Testing Requirements

As the spring semester nears, new testing requirements take effect Jan 25. You’ll need the Safer Badgers technology to manage your testing appointments, track your test results and gain access to campus spaces. Continue Reading Prepare For The New COVID-19 Testing Requirements

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Internal Recruitment: DoIT Communications Director

The role involves strategic communications leadership, managing a department, and maintaining strong relationships within DoIT as well as the university’s communications and IT communities. Continue Reading Internal Recruitment: DoIT Communications Director

ITLC 2020

ITLC 2020 Session Recordings Now Available

Sessions focused on leading through transformation, with industry and academic leaders sharing how they have prepared, adapted, communicated and executed during change. Continue Reading ITLC 2020 Session Recordings Now Available

2021 Data Science Research Bazaar. Data Science for the Social Good. Virtual event hosted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Data Science For The Social Good: Research Bazaar Kicks Off Feb 3

From tips for self-care in the digital age to connections between data science and racial equity, health, the environment and our cities, this year’s free event has something for everyone. Continue Reading Data Science For The Social Good: Research Bazaar Kicks Off Feb 3

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Check out the latest DoIT Operations core monthly report

The monthly reports offer a broad view of DoIT’s operations, intended to help tell the story of our work and get us in the mindset of asking key questions. Continue Reading Check out the latest DoIT Operations core monthly report

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Waking Up To 2021

Perspectives from Chief Information Security Officer Bob Turner: When we woke up on Jan 1, we still had many of the same problems we faced in 2020. Where we go from here is up to us.  Continue Reading Waking Up To 2021

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Virtual Office Hours With UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

Lois Brooks, unscripted, now via Zoom. Fridays, 9:15am. Ask questions, share thoughts. Includes link to video of the most recent Office Hours. Continue Reading Virtual Office Hours With UW–‍Madison CIO Lois Brooks

Winter Break Hours

Winter Break DoIT Help Desk Hours And Closures

The Help Desk will have reduced hours over winter break. Please make note of these changes—and enjoy your break! Continue Reading Winter Break DoIT Help Desk Hours And Closures

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Reflections On 2020, With Hope For The Year Ahead

From CIO Lois Brooks: While we have all experienced loss in many different forms this year, it’s heartening to also think about the ways we have grown in our resilience in the face of adversity. Continue Reading Reflections On 2020, With Hope For The Year Ahead

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Student Affairs Honors DoIT Teams For Online SOAR, Wiscard Efforts

It was a big hurdle: How can we give incoming Badgers the best possible orientation experience—not to mention issue new students their all-important Wiscards—all without students coming to campus? Continue Reading Student Affairs Honors DoIT Teams For Online SOAR, Wiscard Efforts

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