Recent Enterprise Applications (EA) Accomplishments – June 2022

Submitted by Veleria Boaten Domain Project Title Project Summary Project Team  Implementation Date Research EA-8990 – Subs Sprint 50 Release (Multiple Jiras) Implement features for SUBS application in Sprint 50 to improve application functionality and make the processing of SUBS more efficient for OSRS Carmanisha EdwardsAndy ZarubaDule DjurasevicRichard Pryzma 5/23/2022 Research EA-11175 – PACS- SUBS […]

May 26: Office 365 Security Enhancements

Washington University Information Technology is implementing security enhancements for students, faculty, and staff in Office 365, on May 26, at 5:30 p.m. CST. The security enhancements through Microsoft 365 Defender will prevent and mitigate security risks for the university. The enhancements include “safe links” and “safe attachments.” These changes will not be retroactive; you will […]

July 1: Dell Warranty Change for Laptops

Washington University Information Technology is pleased to communicate that, starting on July 1, 2022, all new laptops processed through the WashU IT Depot will automatically come with the Dell ProSupport Plus warranty. The new ProSupport Plus warranty will replace the standard warranty pack provided by Dell and will include accidental coverage for drops, spills, and […]

May 12: Retire Passcode for WashU Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

Washington University Information Technology will retire the use of Passcode as an authentication method for WashU Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) to enhance information security at the University on May 12 for all individuals who have not used the passcode authentication method within the last 90 days.  The Send Me a Push and Call Me options will remain as […]

Sunday, May 15: EPIC Quarterly Update

The EPIC1 team and Washington University Information Technology will perform the quarterly EPIC upgrade on Sunday, May 15, between 2:00am and 4:00am. Temporarily Unavailable Customization Options The below listed common workflow customization options of EPIC will be temporarily unavailable from Friday, May 13, at 5:00pm, until the end of the upgrade on Sunday, May 15, at […]

What’s happening in EUS: Journey through the WashU IT Quality Assurance (QA) Lab

As soon as you walk through the front door at 4480 Clayton, you are in a spacious, bright corridor diffused with light from the skylight above. Follow the corridor of the original section of the building to the newer section, and then keep going almost to the back of the building. Here, you will find […]

Student Tech Services (STS) celebrates Student Staff

It’s hard to believe Commencement for #WashU22 is right around the corner, and we have several student employees to celebrate on May 20th, 2022. They have provided excellent technology support for the student population at Washington University in St. Louis, and we know that they are well prepared as they embark on their next endeavors, […]

WashU Welcomes Jessie Minton as Vice Chancellor for Technology and Chief Information Officer 

Jessie Minton, vice provost and chief information officer at the University of Oregon, has been appointed vice chancellor for technology and chief information officer at Washington University in St. Louis, effective April 15th, 2022. Minton led the University of Oregon’s transition to a fully remote learning environment during the COVID-19 pandemic, launched a HIPAA-compliant telehealth […]

NameCoach Arrives on WashU Campuses

WashU celebrates the value of diversity and inclusion as essential to advancing our teaching, research, and community engagement. As a community, we recognize that name diversity and gender identity are central to our individuality and sense of self. The first step in respecting, appreciating and connecting with others comes from valuing name diversity and curating […]

OCIO Welcomes Mark Chapman, – Director, IT Service Management

The Office of the Chief Information Officer welcomes Mark Chapman as our new Director of IT Service Management. Mark joined the PPMO & Service Management Office on Monday, April 18th. Mark’s immediate focus will be reaching out to our campuses and departments to learn about our current ITSM practices. Using broad stakeholder input, he will […]