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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
See your Tech Help Tickets online

See your Tech Help Tickets online

Did you know that you can access any submitted Tech Help tickets online? Visiting the Tech Help Self-Service site here: http://techhelp.fitnyc.edu Log in with your FIT username and password and click on the “My Tickets” option under the main menu bar and you will see all of your current help tickets.

May 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
TDT Hosts 2 Online Open Houses for Accessories Design Certificate Programs

TDT Hosts 2 Online Open Houses for Accessories Design Certificate Programs

We have a busy morning today.  Along with getting all the equipment details finished for the graduating student shows we are hosting two online open houses today for the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. The first, starting at 10:00 est, will be for the  Millinery Certificate program and the second, at 11:30 est, for […]

May 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
WordPress moved to new server

WordPress moved to new server

You may have noticed little blips here and there when trying to access your blog recently. Our amazing Windows team (thank you especially to Stephen Cattaneo) graciously moved WordPress to a new server. Hopefully this will minimize the blips and bumps. As … Continue reading

May 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Digital tattoos and virtual shadows

Digital tattoos and virtual shadows

How you present and protect your personal information is, and always should be, a constant concern in the world of smart phones, twitter, Facebook  or whatever the social media medium de jour. I read this post by Kate Torrgovnick on the TED blog called “Two ways of thinking about social media: digital tattoos and virtual shadows,” […]

May 3, 2013 | By | Reply More