Winter Break Support Hours

Dear SPH Community, The Department of Information Technology will be providing phone support hours to assist the community with computer issues during the winter break. Phone support hours are as follows: Monday, December 21: 12pm to 4pm Tuesday, December 22: 12pm to 4pm Wednesday, December 23: 12pm to 4pm Thursday, December 24: closed Friday, December 25:  closed … Continue reading “Winter Break Support Hours”

New Staff Addition: Beth Vargas

We are pleased to welcome Beth Vargas to the field services team. Beth earned her bachelor of fine arts in animation from Lesley University and a master of science in library information science and technology from Simmons University. Prior to joining Harvard, she spent ten years as a library assistant at Wentworth Institute of Technology … Continue reading “New Staff Addition: Beth Vargas”

New Staff Addition: Heather Moeykens

We are pleased to welcome Heather Moeykens to the field services team. Heather earned a bachelor of science degree in information technology from Simmons University.  She also worked in Simmons’ information technology department for 2 years as a technology analyst working to migrate the school to the lecture capture service Panopto. Heather has a strong … Continue reading “New Staff Addition: Heather Moeykens”

New Staff Addition: Okella Wood

Okella (pronounced Oh-kel-ah) Wood is the newest member of our Field Support Services Team. Okella (or Oak for short) joined us as a Senior User Support Specialist on April 14th. He is a Boston native and has devoted himself to the IT field. Okella got his start doing network wiring in the Arlington, MA elementary … Continue reading “New Staff Addition: Okella Wood”

New Staff Addition: Pete Viccione

We are pleased to welcome Senior Instructional Technologist Pete Viccione to the Digital Learning Team, part of the Media and Educational Technology Services (METS) team. Pete replaces Erin Provensal who left Harvard for an opportunity at Northeastern University. Pete joins us after more than 12 years at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI. Most … Continue reading “New Staff Addition: Pete Viccione”

New Staff Addition:  Zicong (Mason) Zhang

We are pleased to welcome Zicong (Mason) Zhang to the Department of Information Technology as a media services assistant. Mason is a Northeastern University student co-op and will be working full-time from August through December as part of his degree program. Mason replaces Sarah Schlesinger who completed her internship and will return back to school in the fall. Mason … Continue reading “New Staff Addition:  Zicong (Mason) Zhang”

New Staff Additions: Mirai Sahara, Ming (Mike) Yan, and Salman Ali

We are pleased to welcome Mirai Sahara, Ming (Mike) Yan, and Salman Ali to the Department of Information Technology as user support assistants. They replace our interns: Jinhui (Jerry) Hong, Ryan (H) Hsu, and Wisly (Junior) Pericles.  Jerry and H have returned to Northeastern to continue their studies, whereas Junior has joined Brigham and Women’s … Continue reading “New Staff Additions: Mirai Sahara, Ming (Mike) Yan, and Salman Ali”

New staff addition: Harry Schrecengost

We are pleased to welcome Harry Schrecengost to the Department of Information Technology as a user support specialist.  Harry replaces Tien Dao, who was promoted to senior user support specialist. Harry earned a master of science degree in technology management from the University of Maryland and is an Apple Certified Mac Technician and a Certified … Continue reading “New staff addition: Harry Schrecengost”

Celebrating our Stars

Please join us in congratulating our IT staff members that reached years in service milestones and were honored at the annual Celebration with the Stars event! 25 years Deane Eastwood, chief information officer Brian Pedranti, server manager 20 years Alex Garcia-Rangel, special projects and systems lead 10 years Kate Targett, director of customer engagement and … Continue reading “Celebrating our Stars”

Staff Promotion: Guillaume Molter

It is with great pleasure that we announce Guillaume Molter has been promoted to manager of web and application development effective Monday, March 4.  Guillaume replaces Kevin Wnek who left SPH to return to development work for West Corporation. Guillaume joined the HSPH team three years ago and has continuously demonstrated leadership by playing active … Continue reading “Staff Promotion: Guillaume Molter”