Ohio University shares faculty experiences, insights into Canvas course templates

February 23, 2024 Initial feedback is encouraging and suggests that the course templates are likely to simplify the Canvas transition for faculty and enhance the student experience.

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Reminder to share vendor notices related to information security incidents with OHIO’s Information Security Office

February 9, 2024 If you are listed as the point of contact with a third-party vendor and receive notices regarding a data breach or other data security related incident, please forward the email to security@ohio.edu.

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Upcoming faculty/staff training sessions to focus on minors on campus

February 6, 2024 This annual training will be a source of information for program administrators and hiring staff on how to run a successful camp, program or event in compliance with Policy 03.010: Minors on Campus.

Collaboration Tools Advisory Community seeks input on data retention practices

February 2, 2024 At the Feb. 8 meeting, the Office of Information Technology is interested in collecting feedback on how it can better assist students, faculty and staff in managing “digital clutter.”

Exciting developments in research administration at Ohio University: Cayuse modules launching soon

February 1, 2024 The first two modules for Cayuse, OHIO’s new electronic research administration software, are set to launch on Feb. 15, 2024.

Information Security Office to host Q&A session about newly published Information Security Standards

January 27, 2024 The Ohio University Information Security Office invites the University community to participate in a question and answer session on Feb. 26, at 11 a.m.

IT Standing Committee: Information Security approves fourth group of Information Security Standards

January 25, 2024 The Information Security Governance Standing Committee recently approved three new standards.

Enhancing the learning experience at OHIO with Top Hat

January 19, 2024 Top Hat will remain a key tool in OHIO classrooms after the conclusion of the successful Student Response System Request for Proposal (RFP) process.

Go passwordless with new Microsoft Authenticator app

January 18, 2024 Microsoft has a simple and more secure feature with its Microsoft Authenticator app; the option to go passwordless when logging in to your account.

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Spring semester start technology message provides helpful information for OHIO instructors

January 12, 2024 Information from the Office of Information Technology outlining updates and additions to OHIO’s teaching and learning technologies, tips for improving accessibility, and information security.

Android vulnerability impacting password managers

January 5, 2024 Android users at Ohio University are asked to be aware of a vulnerability within the autofill functionality of Android apps.

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Explore the Canvas learning management system this spring semester

January 5, 2024 OHIO’s Office of Information Technology (OIT) is excited to provide an update on the learning management system (LMS) transition.

OHIO students, faculty, staff invited to preview new Teams application

January 2, 2024 Microsoft has released a preview of a new version of the Teams app for Windows and Macs.

OIT recommends top tips to safely shop online this holiday season

December 8, 2023 Ohio University students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to stay secure this holiday season by implementing these practices when shopping online.

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Information for OHIO students on Fall 2023 course, instructor evaluations

November 30, 2023 Ohio University values student feedback on the learning experience and strongly encourages student participation in end-of-semester evaluations to provide important information about their courses.