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iPhone 5 Announcement Today

iPhone 5 Announcement Today

For all of our Apple lovers out there today is the day that Apple will announce the new LTE iPhone5. Some say the screen might be bigger, perhaps a little taller?  The world will have to wait and see…….

September 12, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Lynda.com for FIT Alumni

Ask IT: Question & Answer Forum: Will the Lynda.com upgrade be available to graduating seniors of 2012 later on? Or will it only be available to current students? Thanks, Rony Patzan Answer: Hi Rony, Thanks so much for your email, we are pretty excited about the upgrade with Lynda.com and are glad to hear that […]

May 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
Internet Access Upgrade

Internet Access Upgrade

As an ongoing initiative, IT has contracted with our Internet Service Provider (ISP) to offer increased network performance.  This upgrade will provide faster access to the Internet. The upgrade has been scheduled for April 2 from 6pm – 7pm.  During this upgrade, access to the Internet in the administrative buildings will be unavailable.  Internet access […]

March 15, 2012 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day: Highlighted Panel

EduTech Day: Highlighted Panel

Highlighted Panel – “Cloud Computing and Dumb Terminals: Opportunities and Challenges of Teaching and Learning in the Post-digital Age” Time:2:30-3:30, Break Out Session B Location: Katie Murphie Amphitheater   Communication is the center of passing along information and in turn learning.  It therefore begs the question, how does digital communication (Cloud computing, social networks, smartphones, […]

March 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day Schedule of Events & Keynote Speaker

EduTech Day Schedule of Events & Keynote Speaker

Schedule and locations are subject to change.  Please check this website for updates. 9:00 am Conference Registration and Check-In 9:00am-11:00am Breakfast, opening remarks and Featured Speaker, Caleb Clark, Director of the EdTech Master’s Program at Marlboro College’s graduate school. Read full bio here. 11:15-12:15pm Break Out Session A 12:30pm-2:15pm Welcoming remarks to be given by FIT President Dr. […]

March 6, 2012 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day SUNY-Wide Conference “Teaching Learning and Sharing in the Cloud”

EduTech Day SUNY-Wide Conference “Teaching Learning and Sharing in the Cloud”

FACT2 Faculty Advisory Council on Teaching & Technology Friday, March 16th, 2012 Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY  John E. Reeve’s Conference Center and in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater The Cloud is an expanding, evolving environment where centrally located software systems facilitate interactive opportunities for a virtually limitless number of users— working from any location. […]

February 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Mini Retreat Breakfast: Social Networking on November 11th!

Mini Retreat Breakfast: Social Networking on November 11th!

SOCIAL NETWORKING: Expanding Teaching and Learning with Global Outreach Dear faculty, You are invited to a mini-retreat breakfast on social networking on Friday, November 11, 2011. Please join Ruben Quinones, Director of New Media and faculty member at NYU, to explore the role of social networking in education and its potential to promote inclusion by bringing […]

November 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
New TechHelp Self Service Site

New TechHelp Self Service Site

IT 4 FIT is happy to announce that we have a new improved site for Self Service. Our previous site only allowed Students, Faculty and Staff to view Frequently Asked Questions. Our new site does that and much, much more. Students, Faculty and Staff can go to TechHelp.fitnyc.edu, log in with the same username and […]

August 23, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

Tomorrow is EduTech Day at FIT and we are ready to go!  The Great hall was set up today, lighting is moody (in a good way) and the presentations are race ready.  We have unbelievable faculty and student presentations throughout the day and sponsors including Herman Miller, Adobe, Apple, Cisco.  An Administrative panel discussing their […]

March 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Video of the day – Blogs in Plain English

Video of the day – Blogs in Plain English

With the recent release of WordPress blogs at FIT the buzz is all about and I have received lots of questions of how a blog is really different from a website, or a wiki.  I am a huge fan of the “Plain English” videos so please allow me to present Common Craft’s, Blogs In Plain […]

March 2, 2011 | By | Reply More