Upcoming WordPress Training Webinars

Training sessions are offered for admins who have been granted access to manage one of the School’s WordPress websites. All sessions will be held online over zoom. Sessions will be recorded and available to watch on demand later. If you are interested in learning more about web offerings at the School or how WordPress can … Continue reading “Upcoming WordPress Training Webinars”

Server and Network Maintenance 9/10/20, 7pm EDT

To the Harvard Chan School community: On Thursday, September 10th, IT will perform regular monthly system maintenance to all servers and network equipment. The maintenance window will last from 7PM to 1AM, Eastern time. The following services will be affected during the dates and times above: – All Virtual Desktop Systems – File and Print … Continue reading “Server and Network Maintenance 9/10/20, 7pm EDT”

Important Zoom Security Update

Starting September 27, Zoom will require that all meetings are protected with a passcode or waiting room. Since April, most newly scheduled Harvard Zoom meetings have been passcode protected by default. However, this change may impact: Meetings hosted using a personal meeting link or ID (PMI) Meetings scheduled before April 8, 2020 (including recurring meetings) … Continue reading “Important Zoom Security Update”

Server and Network Maintenance 8/20/20, 7pm EDT

To the Harvard Chan School community: On Thursday, August 20th, IT will perform regular monthly system maintenance to all servers and network equipment. The maintenance window will last from 7PM to 1AM, Eastern time. The following services will be affected during the dates and times above: – All Virtual Desktop Systems – File and Print … Continue reading “Server and Network Maintenance 8/20/20, 7pm EDT”

Software Request for 2020 June, Summer 1, and Summer II Terms

To All Teaching Faculty, The Department of Information Technology is preparing to update the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health student virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) interface and classroom computers for the upcoming 2020 June, Summer 1, and Summer II Terms. Before Friday, June 1, 2020, please complete the online form linked below to make … Continue reading “Software Request for 2020 June, Summer 1, and Summer II Terms”

Additional MS Teams Training Now Available to Community

MS Teams is an excellent, newer product available to our community and can be a great tool to keep staff members connected and collaborating while working remotely. With demand high for this product across the University, we have worked with Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT) to arrange for additional training opportunities. MS Teams offers: Group … Continue reading “Additional MS Teams Training Now Available to Community”

Zoom Training – Remote Readiness

  The IT department offers training sessions to learn best practices, available tools, and how to get support while teaching and working remotely. Teaching Remotely Audience: Faculty, TAs and Course Support Staff Description: This 60-minute training will focus on using Zoom in Canvas to teach remotely. Co-led by an instructional technologist and a learning designer, … Continue reading “Zoom Training – Remote Readiness”

[Completed] SPH websites are moving to a new hosting service

Update 2/17: Migration completed, website admin access has been restored. As part of ongoing efforts to improve our website infrastructure, the SPH websites are moving to a new hosting service. Some of the benefits of this move are: faster website loading time improved security improved website uptime The migration timeline may be found below. If … Continue reading “[Completed] SPH websites are moving to a new hosting service”

Upcoming WordPress Training

Training sessions are offered for admins who have been granted access to manage one of the School’s WordPress websites. If you are interested in learning more about web offerings at the School or how WordPress can be used in your next project, please contact us at helpdesk@hsph.harvard.edu. WordPress Training for New Publishers This session will … Continue reading “Upcoming WordPress Training”

BlueJeans is retiring on December 20th, 2019

Activate your Zoom account today by visiting https://harvard.zoom.us/ Cancel any recurring BlueJeans meetings and reschedule with Zoom Download any meeting recordings that you would like to save to your computer You will not be able to access BlueJeans after 12/20/2019 Contact IT for any questions or assistance at 617-432-HELP or at helpdesk@hsph.harvard.edu.