Archive for May, 2013

Who’s using Pinterest at FIT?

Who’s using Pinterest at FIT?

Last semester the TDT offered a session of “What’s the deal with?” on Pinterest for the FIT faculty and staff. We could not believe the overwhelming response and ended up creating two additional workshops to accomodate the registrations.  Pinterest seems to be integrated in more and more sharing and social media tools, so I thought […]

May 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Watch commencement today- live, online

Watch commencement today- live, online

Watch Commencement Live Online Thursday, May 23 fitnyc.edu/commencement Twitter: #FITGrad

May 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
Save the date! EduTech Day will be Nov 14th

Save the date! EduTech Day will be Nov 14th

Call for Proposals: “Building for the Future” The Technology Development Team (TDT) in collaboration with The Center for Excellence in Teaching will be holding the fifth annual EduTech Day on Thursday, November 14, 2013. Our theme “Building for the Future” focuses on how we can integrate technology and pedagogy in response to the increasingly complex […]

May 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Network Update

Wireless Network Update

The implementation of the advanced wireless infrastructure is continuing to expand across the FIT campus.  To date, Dubinsky (A building) and Business and Liberal Arts (B building) are complete.  All users in those buildings should be able to access wireless from any area.  Please contact customer service if you can’t access wireless so that IT […]

May 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Adobe Creative Cloud at FIT

Adobe Creative Cloud at FIT

I am happy to inform you that academic classrooms and faculty licensing will not be adversely affected by Adobe’s new subscription licensing model. FIT students will have the option to purchase CS6 or subscribe to the Creative Cloud. As you know, Adobe announced that Creative Suite 6 (CS6) would be its last major release sold […]

May 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Vistor Management System Tutorial

Vistor Management System Tutorial

A new instructional video has been completed by the TDT demonstrating how to use the new visitor management system being launched Summer 2013 by the Department of Security.  The new system is required to track and sign-in all guests to the campus and dorm buildings. More information about the system will come from the college […]

May 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
May 14: ePortfolio maintenance 3-8pm

May 14: ePortfolio maintenance 3-8pm

ePortfolio will be unavailable to all faculty evaluators and applicants for emergency maintenance today, May 14th, 2013, from 3pm-8pm est. If you continue to have issues accessing the site after the planned downtime, please contact Customer Service. Faculty should call 7-TECH.

May 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
May 13th: WebPages will be down from 2-4pm,

May 13th: WebPages will be down from 2-4pm,

Due to server maintenance, Webpages will be unavailable from 2-4 pm on Monday, May 13. Norma S. Campbell Web Communications Specialist, Fashion Institute of Technology

May 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
Beware of fake support email!

Beware of fake support email!

We are all used to getting spam mail in our inbox, but I received a fake request from what appears to be the FIT customer service desk this morning and was surprised at the amount of FIT content it was able to include to disguise itself as a genuine communication. The message had even pulled […]

May 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
Ask IT: Finding an R25 Ticket

Ask IT: Finding an R25 Ticket

Ask IT Question: Good afternoon, I am reaching out in regard to a request I submitted about two weeks ago concerning a 25 Live login issue.  I cannot recall the ticket number (I deleted the email, so sorry!) but was curious as to the status of the order. Thank you for your time and concern. Best, […]

May 9, 2013 | By | Reply More