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Archive for March, 2011

New Campus Live Cam: Union Food Court Area

Posted on: March 29th, 2011 by Deetra Wiley

The Suggestion A student’s recent suggestion resulted in the installation of a Campus Live Cam in the Union Food Court. “Gus” Maples, Freshman Public Policy Leadership major from Lucedale, MS, says, “I think that a Live Cam in front of the Student Union Food Court would be a handy tool for students who are in […]

Quality Testing Yields Smooth Upgrades

Posted on: March 14th, 2011 by Deetra Wiley

Imagine This… A major upgrade is underway in the University’s SAP landscape and the dates of the production system upgrade are rapidly approaching.  As part of the upgrade process, functional users are asked to test their areas of responsibility in the Sandbox and QAS beforehand and report any issues that are discovered using the SAP […]

Wireless Printing for Students – New!

Posted on: March 3rd, 2011 by Deetra Wiley

Students –   Do you need to print your documents from your personal computer or laptop to a centralized location on campus?  If yes, you now have the convenience of wireless printing.  The Office of Information Technology (IT) is making this new service available in response to specific requests from students. The Idea Taylor McGraw, newly elected Associated Student […]

Heads Up on Midterm Grading Changes

Posted on: March 2nd, 2011 by kfg

The window to submit midterm grades begins Monday, March 7, at 8 am and continues through Monday, March 14, at 6 pm. Instructors, advisors, and academic administrators will notice several changes to this year’s midterm grading process. New Grade Form Layout The Web form to submit grades has been redesigned to prepare for Plus / […]