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WashU IT Leading the Transition from Blackboard to Canvas

By Aisha on September 27, 2018 in News & Events, Uncategorized

The WashU IT Canvas team has been very busy this semester, and it doesn’t look like things will slow down anytime soon! The team has been actively engaged in planning and preparing our WashU community for the launch of Canvas, the university’s new, online Learning Management System (LMS). Canvas ...

An Epic Undertaking

By quintsmith on August 22, 2018 in News & Events, Uncategorized

WUSM and BJC are now using Epic, a widely adopted healthcare software suite that manages electronic medical records (EMR), scheduling, and a number of other functions to document, manage and enhance patient care. WashU IT worked with BJC and WUSM on the launch of the software system earlier this ...

July 9: Upcoming Windows Updates for Shared IT Services Computers

By mtiede on July 9, 2018 in Uncategorized

On Monday, July 9 at 7:30pm, we will be updating WashU managed Windows computers (Shared IT Services). Summary of Changes: Windows 10 You will now have access to the action center, located in the bottom right-hand corner. The action center is used to inform you when updates are required, as well ...

University Names Interim CIO

By Aisha on June 7, 2018 in Announcements, IT Staff News, News & Events, Uncategorized

On May 30, Executive Vice Chancellor for Administration Henry Webber, on behalf of Washington University leadership, announced that Executive Director of Shared Infrastructure Ed Welker will serve as interim CIO upon Vice Chancellor and CIO John Gohsman’s departure. Webber noted that university l...

Sherry Holmes Awarded Staff Mentor Award

By kelly.chambers on May 4, 2018 in IT Staff News, News & Events, Uncategorized

Congratulations to Sherry Holmes, director – Student Technology Services, who has been awarded the 2018 James E McLeod W.E.B. Dubois Staff Mentor Award. The award recognizes the work of an African or African American staff member who has demonstrated outstanding service as a mentor. “I am p...

Gartner Resources Available for WashU Community

By kelly.chambers on April 16, 2018 in IT Staff News, Uncategorized

Did you know WashU faculty, staff and students have access to Gartner research and webinars? Gartner, a leading research and advisory company, offers a collection of resources and insights for IT professionals and other business leaders. The website hosts a library of research methodologies, webi...