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Heartbleed Virus

Heartbleed Virus

FIT Community: The Heartbleed bug, a newly discovered security vulnerability that puts users’ passwords at many popular Web sites at risk, has upended the Web since it was recently. It’s an extremely serious issue, and as such, there’s a lot of confusion about the bug and its implications as you use the Internet. Heartbleed is a security […]

April 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Spring Break Lab Hours

Spring Break Lab Hours

Academic Computing Spring Recess Hours for the week of 4/14/14 to 4/20/14 are as follows:   CC15 & CC15a: Monday – Wednesday: Open 24 hours Thursday: Closes at 11pm Friday:  The college is closed Saturday: Labs reopen at 8am Sunday: Open 24 hours Have a happy and safe break!

April 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Sign up for FIT Alert

Sign up for FIT Alert

To the FIT Community: As you know, the college is implementing a new emergency alert communications network. FIT Alert will be used to send alerts about extreme weather, fire or flood conditions, violence on campus, or public health emergencies, and can come in the form of emails, text messages, and/or phone calls. We strongly encourage all […]

October 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
New Student Google Apps Channel in MyFIT

New Student Google Apps Channel in MyFIT

The announcement tab inside of the MyFIT portal now has a new channel just for students called “FIT Google Apps for Education.” Here you will find important reference links to: The FIT Google help site Your new Google account Your archive mail (only available until January 22nd, 2014) Instructions on how to move your imail […]

October 10, 2013 | By | Reply More
Welcome back to the Fall semester

Welcome back to the Fall semester

Welcome back to the Fall semester!  This morning was quite busy with the faculty convocation and new students orientations.  There is no mistaking that that the new semester is officially in full swing. We were so pleased with the turnout from this morning’s new student IT orientation.  All three sessions in the John Reeves Great […]

August 19, 2013 | By | Reply More
FITAIR – campus wireless access

FITAIR – campus wireless access

The advanced high performance wireless project is nearing completion.  All of the administrative and academic buildings on 27th St have been retrofitted with the latest wireless technology. To access the new wireless technology, select FITAIR from the list of available wireless.  Users may be requested to enter their FIT login credentials (ID and password).  Users will only […]

August 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
Reminder to be wary of spam

Reminder to be wary of spam

Please be wary of any email messages requesting that users send their FIT login credentials to an unknown website or link.  These types of message should be deleted. Spammers continue to construct more realistic looking emails, so filtering technology remains behind in the ability to block all spam. If you are unsure about the authenticity […]

August 7, 2013 | By | Reply More