Message from the office of External Relations: Over the weekend, irregularities were discovered on the FIT website. You may notice that some pages have duplicate content. We have consulted with our vendor OpenText who has a recommended fix for this known issue, but it requires that we disable publishing. If you made any changes to [...]
As a reminder, the college is closed on Fridays during the summer through Friday. August 9th.
FIT Staff and Faculty: In preparation for the new fiscal year, beginning on July 1, 2013, the Bi-Tech purchasing system will not be available on Monday, July 1st from 7am to 2pm. Thank you for your patience while the budgets are set up for the coming year. Malgorzata B. Elias Systems Specialist
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.
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 [...]
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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 [...]
I am happy to inform you that academic classrooms and faculty licensing will not be adversely affected by Adobe’s new subscription licensing model. FIT students will have the option to purchase CS6 or subscribe to the Creative Cloud. As you know, Adobe announced that Creative Suite 6 (CS6) would be its last major release sold [...]
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
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 [...]