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Academic Technology and User Services at Western Washington University sent an email this morning reminding users of spyware, phishing and other email scams:

This message is a friendly reminder that "phishing" emails occasionally get through our spam filtering…

During the past three weeks, Academic Technology and User Services at Western Washington University has seen occasional restriction on traffic inbound to university webpages and outbound to off-campus webpages. This unusual behavior on the university's web border firewall has been occurring…

A friendly reminder from ATUS:

Phishing emails occasionally get through the university's spam filtering systems. Phishing emails are designed to install malware (e.g., spyware, viruses) and/or trick people into providing personal and private information, often…

The ATUS News newsletter for fall quarter is now available online. Articles include:

The Canvas Learning Management System Pilot Free Microsoft Software for WWU Students New Focus for Faculty Development and Web Services Kevin Dixey Awarded Top Classified Employee New…

Western Washington University's universal login and password change screens will be updated with a new design friendlier to mobile devices on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

To see the new design after the launch date, log into myWestern, Web4u, Blackboard or other applications requiring…

After positive results with the fall pilot of Canvas at Western Washington University, ATUS has recently decided to expand the pilot with additional faculty and courses for the winter term.

Canvas is a learning management system under consideration as a possible replacement to…

To allow technicians to perform an important software upgrade and fix critical issues recently released by Ellucian, Western Washington University's Banner software vendor, the following systems will be unavailable or have limited functionality from 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, to 5 p.m. Sunday,…

A special trial program has been established with Microsoft Corporation to allow all current Western Washington University students to receive Microsoft Windows operating system upgrades, including Windows 8, and the complete Office Professional Suite (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)…

An informal panel of Western Washington University instructors who have used iPads to facilitate instruction, improve learning and enhance the profession of teaching will gather Thursday, Oct. 4, to discuss using the devices in classes.

The discussion, part of the…

Information on construction projects scheduled for spring and summer is now available on the Western Washington University campus map.

The interactive map is the result of coordinated efforts of Academic Technology and User Services, the Huxley Spatial Institute and the Office of…

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