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Winter 2016

Issue 62, Winter 2016  This issue of the ATUS News contains information about the new ATUS Director, a TechSmith Relay upgrade, the new Digital Media Center, a new Help Desk Customer Service Portal, Office 365 collaboration improvements, software updates for Microsoft Office, Qualtrics Research Suite, and Adobe Creative Cloud, and a welcome to two new ATUS employees.

Tech Tonic 2015

The 9th annual Tech Tonic technology event on Tuesday, April 14, with the theme Shake, Make and Innovate, was part of Western's Active Minds Changing Lives week.

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Spring 2015

Issue 60, Spring 2015   Please read this issue for important technology updates including the CIIA Showcase, actions to take before leaving for summer, Windows 8.1 in computer labs, Canvas sites for Majors, exciting new Office 365 features, SPSS & Adobe software updates, new ATUS employees, and photos from a very informative Tech Tonic event. 

Winter 2015

Please read this issue for important and timely technology-related updates including new Office 365 features, announcement of Tech Tonic 2015, new Canvas mobile apps, software updates including a free academic program for AutoCAD software, a new mobile device charging station in the STC, CIIA Innovative Teaching Showcase featured faculty and two new ATUS staff members. 

New Canvas Feature: Making Drafts

New Canvas Feature: Making Drafts

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Spring 2014

Issue 57, Spring 2014 Please read this issue for important technology updates including the CIIA Showcase, Microsoft Office 365, Adobe Creative Cloud, Lab Requests for Summer and Fall, New Canvas Draft State, upgrades to student use areas, digital badges, Camtasia Relay, end of Blackboard services, and actions to take if you are leaving for summer. 

 

Winter 2014

Issue 56, Winter 2014 Please read this issue for important technology updates including a faculty technology survey, opportunity for a summer technology grant, upcoming changes to email and other communication tools, the end of Blackboard archives, Tech Tonic 2014, the Innovative Teaching Showcase on Blended Learning, ATUS Staff Updates, and more.

Tech Tonic 2014

The 8th annual Tech Tonic Tech Expo will be held on April 10, 2014 in the Library Reading Room of Wilson Library. 

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Tech Tonic 2013

The seventh annual Tech Tonic technology showcase will take place on April 11, 2013, from 10 am – 3 pm in the Viking Union Multipurpose Room with the theme "Life in the Cloud: Anything, Anytime, Anywhere." Presented by the Student Technology Center and Associated Students in conjunction with the Digital Media Forum, the event will feature demonstrations and discussion of cloud-based tools and services. Read more for details and an opportunity to participate in an interactive Google+ Hangout during the event.
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Winter 2013

Issue 53, Winter 2013     This issue contains information about the conversion to Canvas from Blackboard, Tech Tonic 2013 and other technology updates that impact teaching and learning at WWU.