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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
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 Support

New TechHelp Support

IT 4 FIT has revamped our tech support model. We have brought all calls back in-house and have created two support centers; one for Students and one for Faculty and Staff. TechHelp for Students Location: C307A Phone: 212-217-HELP (4357) Email: TechHelp@fitnyc.edu TechHelp for Faculty and Staff Location: C305B Phone: 212-217-TECH (8324) Email: TechHelp@fitnyc.edu We look […]

August 23, 2011 | By | 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
EduTech Day – One Week To Go

EduTech Day – One Week To Go

If you haven’t done so already – it is time to register for EduTech Day at FIT.  The all-day event is for students, faculty, staff and the public! Check out the 30 second promo for the event!

March 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
webfiles: YOUR 5GB of storage

webfiles: YOUR 5GB of storage

Just a reminder, or introduction for he new students, staff, and faculty, that you have 5GB of personal storage to use with WebFiles, FIT’s document management system.  That means you can upload/download your files on campus, from home, the dorm, Europe, anywhere with an internet connection.  If you have not checked it out yet, here […]

August 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
Workshop for New Faculty!

Workshop for New Faculty!

  New to FIT? The TDT’s technology orientation will introduce faculty to the My FIT Luminus Portal, your gateway to technology on campus. All sessions will be held in B-915. Sign up on the TDT’s Training & Development page.

August 23, 2010 | By | Reply More
3500+ videos watched in 6 weeks

3500+ videos watched in 6 weeks

We receive periodic reports from Lynda.com on the number of training videos watched and the general topics the FIT community has been searching for.  I am so happy to announce that from the report covering the time period of May 20th to July 5th, the FIT community has viewed over 3,500 complete video tutorials.   […]

July 22, 2010 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com accessible through MyFIT!

Lynda.com accessible through MyFIT!

Lynda.com for FIT! After a very successful trial with Lynda.com, the IT department has negotiated a new contract with Lynda.com to continue it’s tutorial service from BOTH on and off campus for FIT faculty, staff, and students. You can now access Lynda.com through the MyFIT portal at http://myfit.fitnyc.edu On thei right hand-side of the window […]

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Lynda.com Service & Update

Lynda.com Service & Update

Service Issue: Lynda.com is experiencing some technical problems today, and are working on the issue.  Service should be restored shortly. Update: We are so pleased that many of you are finding Lynda.com to be a valuable resource.  As you know, we have been testing the site on a trial basis for the past few months. […]

May 20, 2010 | By | Reply More