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January 2021: Skype for Business Retirement

By mgerst on June 26, 2020 in Announcements, News & Events

Microsoft has announced the retirement of Skype for Business in 2021.  All Skype for Business functionality has been replicated and expanded upon in Teams, Microsoft’s collaboration application. Washington University Information Technology will retire Skype for Business in January 2021 and ...

June 27: New Features for One.wustl.edu

By mgerst on June 26, 2020 in Announcements, News & Events

OneCampus will be performing routine maintenance on June 27, which will introduce new features to One.wustl.edu. Allow users to choose the number of search results to view Navigate from the Task Details page to the Main Page using a new Home Button. No outage is anticipated in connection with thi...

Introducing the WashU IT Metrics website

By mgerst on June 16, 2020 in Announcements, IT Staff News, News & Events

Washington University Information Technology is pleased to announce the release of the WashU IT Metrics website. This password protected site (Wustl Key username and password) contains metrics from multiple areas including, but not limited to: VPN and Internet connection bandwidth; customer servi...

5 Ways to Improve Efficiency in Your Work Routine

By paige.dunk on June 3, 2020 in News & Events

Adapted from an article by Sadissa Babeni at sherweb.com Office 365 and Microsoft 365 come with a full list of tools that will make you and your colleagues more productive! Because you’ve been using Office applications for many years, it’s easy to stick to the same old habits. For example, you’ve...

LARS Launched as New Lab Animal Management System

By paige.dunk on May 19, 2020 in News & Events

Submitted by Renée Lowry  Are you SIRIUS? Not anymore! Lab Animal Management & Protocol System (LAMPS) launched its first module, eProtocol, in July 2019. Today, we are excited to welcome its peer module Lab Animal Resource Management System (LARS) into the research community! LARS, the new a...

WUSTL Account Accessibility After Graduation

By paige.dunk on May 14, 2020 in News & Events

With graduation right around the corner, you may be wondering what will happen to your WUSTL Box account, email account, Zoom and a couple other resources. Read below for further information. WUSTL Box On May 16, 2020, you will lose access to your WUSTL Box account. As such, it is highly recommen...

WUSTL Zoom Use Upon Graduation

By paige.dunk on May 13, 2020 in News & Events

Recently, inquiries have been made regarding students’ access to their WUSTL Zoom account after graduation. WashU’s contract with Zoom is specifically for current students, faculty, and staff. This means that once a student is no longer active at WashU through graduation, transfer, etc., access t...

June 30: Qualtrics is Retiring Classic Reports

By mgerst on May 8, 2020 in Announcements, News & Events

What does this mean for you? Any Classic Reports not downloaded by June 30th will be deleted from Qualtrics and cannot be recovered Any reports you have already created in Classic Reports must be downloaded to a PDF document and rebuilt in Advanced Reports if you choose. Advanced Reports is now t...