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Bebe with the TDT on green screen

Bebe with the TDT on green screen

Making a doggie video for the catwalk! The TDT had the pleasure of working with FIT’s own Bebe to create a video short for the upcoming 5th annual pet fashion show called BARK-à-Porter.  To transport Bebe to the Eiffel Tower, we had him pose and strut his stuff on a green fabric background. The video […]

April 30, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Strategic Roundtable Discussion Videos

Strategic Roundtable Discussion Videos

The TDT completed a series of 13 new videos capturing the two roundtable discussion dinners held on April 2nd and 15th, including introductory information from FIT President, Dr. Joyce F. Brown. The dinners were held as part of the school’s strategic planning process and can be viewed by members of the FIT community in  the […]

April 26, 2013 | By | Reply More
Under Construction

Under Construction

The IT blog is currently under construction to get a whole new facelift. You may notice some dramatic changes in the layout and in the way your information is now delivered. Please bear with us!  Thanks. (April 25, 2013)

April 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
Wireless Improvement Program

Wireless Improvement Program

Phase I of the Wireless Improvement Project has been completed.  All of the legacy wireless devices have been removed and replaced with the advanced wireless solution.  Users should experience improved performance and the elimination of redundant of log-ins when your mobile device goes to sleep.  As a reminder, IT still has hundreds of new advanced […]

April 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

Advanced Wireless Upgrade Project

FIT Community As President Brown referenced during her Convocation comments, FIT is deploying an advanced wireless technology solution.  The new system will blanket all administrative and academic buildings with over 500 access points, providing high quality wireless signal strength.  The system is designed to support classrooms and other high concentration usage areas. Design and configuration […]

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com Special Faculty Event Tomorrow, Aug 23rd 11-12

Lynda.com Special Faculty Event Tomorrow, Aug 23rd 11-12

Please join Jennifer Jortiner, company rep for Lynda.com.  The demo will cover how to play, pause, and rewind tutorials while learning at your own pace; watch one tutorial at a time or a whole course.  Come learn about software from Adobe, Apple, Microsoft, and more.  This overview is for faculty beginners to expert. Thursday, August […]

August 22, 2012 | By | Reply More
Lynda.com Campus Now Live via MyFIT

Lynda.com Campus Now Live via MyFIT

  The latest version of “Lynda.com” is now LIVE via the MyFIT Portal.   Lynda Campus offers new features and functionality that support teaching and learning initiatives. Also, it was designed to support the entire FIT Community, without any licensing restrictions. During the initial use of Lynda Campus, users will need to create a profile incorporating a […]

June 12, 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