ICT Reorganization & Distance Education Rules

ICT Reorganization A recent study (TIG) of NMSU Information Communication Technology (ICT) structure has led to a proposal for ICT reorganization. You are encouraged to read the TIG report and supporting materials, and provide feedback at http://transforming.nmsu.edu/feedback/.  Distance Education Rules Many NMSU courses and programs are being delivered via distance education and the expectation is that…
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Steve Leask Memorial Technology Fund

Dear NMSU Community, Our friend and colleague, Dr. Steve Leask, is gone but not forgotten, and he will be missed. Steve was an incredible advocate for the use of technology in education and was respected by all who knew him. Steve was a member of the Tsimshian tribe. He served as a helicopter pilot in…
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NMSU participates in National Cyber Security Awareness Month

National Cyber Security Awareness Month is celebrated every October and was created as a collaborative effort between government, education, and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to be more secure online.  Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) will be holding information tables for students and training for staff during the month of…
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FACT Newsletter – August 26, 2016

FACT Updates Please join us in welcoming Dr. Diana Dugas, NMSU’s first “Cyberinfrastructure (CI) Architect.” Diana started at ICT on August 1st in her role of bridging the worlds of research and IT to improve IT and cyberinfrastructure support for research. Diana can be contacted at dugasdvt@nmsu.edu, 646-6498. What do you prefer? The preferred name option…
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FACT Newsletter – April 29, 2016

Today FACT had some great conversations! First, thank you to Piyasat and Matt Henderson for sharing the current status of virtual desktopping! If you are teaching a class this summer wherein you are using specialized software, volunteers are needed to pilot test this; please email systems@nmsu.edu. Canvas was another topic. Important topics includes: Summer 2016…
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FACT Newsletter – March 11, 2016

Email Folder “Clutter” has Your Canvas Notifications! If you or your students are using Office 365 (mail.nmsu.edu), a folder has been added called “Clutter.” A default setting is that Canvas notifications are sent to “Clutter” and must be changed by the individual users. Please let your students know. NSF Grant Helps Launch New Cyber Infrastructure…
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FACT Newsletter – February 12, 2016

Distance Education at NMSU Today FACT discussed a few things that we thought you would like to know about or be reminded of: The State Authorization page provides important information about NMSU’s participation in SARA and support resources for students to help them understand what their state does or does not allow related to distance…
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Faculty Advisory Committee on Technology (FACT) Newsletter Spring/Summer 2015

Technology and CyberSecurity at NMSU The New NMSU Site Did you know that is that there is an Inside NMSU page that you might prefer at http://www.nmsu.edu/inside/. If you use http://nmsu.edu, make sure to look to the upper right corner of nmsu.edu to find MyNMSU, Inside NMSU, Quick Links and a Search box as well….
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Faculty Advisory Committee on Technology (FACT) Newsletter (Fall 2014)

October was a Great Month for Technology Updates & News Granted it is not October anymore, but we should definitely look back at October since it was Cyber Security and Ergonomics month! October was Cyber Security Month Thank you NMSU ICT for all you’ve done for NMSU during Cyber Security month.  Let’s do a Cyber Security check In! First, do…
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