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Adjunct Summer Institute

Adjunct Summer Institute

The CET held a full-day event on the role of social media in the classroom on Thursday, June 6th.  The day will kicked off with an always inspiring discussion with ree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer at Columbia University and Professor of Digital Media in Columbia’s School of Journalism.  70 adjunct faculty attended the event that included […]

June 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Adobe Forms is the new forms solution for FIT

Adobe Forms is the new forms solution for FIT

Adobe Forms is here! FIT has fully transferred to Adobe Forms. Any forms still living on www3 you will need to migrate those into Adobe by July Request training today by emailing TDT@fitnyc.edu.

June 3, 2013 | By | Reply More
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
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
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.

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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