ITS News

Open Lab Recaps the Tableau Conference

November 13, 2017

University of Kentucky (UK) Institutional Research and Advanced Analytics (IRAA) hosts open lab sessions from 9-11 a.m. on the first and third Friday of each month. Sessions are open to all students, faculty, and staff.

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What You Want to Know Wednesdays | Canvas Learning Mastery Shared with Faculty

November 10, 2017

The Information Technology Services (ITS) Learning Management and Distance Learning teams have organized What You Want to Know Wednesdays (WYWTKW).

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Friskney Featured in TechRepublic Article

November 09, 2017

University of Kentucky Information Technology Services Former CTO, Doyle Friskney, was featured by TechRepublic on October 11th. Friskey discussed BYOD ("bring your own device") and other technology topics that have helped aid in UK student success. The interview focused on the active learning classrooms across campus, allowing for student collaboration and technology utilization.

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Computing on Campus: 1st Annual Commonwealth Computational Summit

November 08, 2017

The University of Kentucky Center for Computational Science (CCS) hosted the 1st annual Commonwealth Computational Summit on October 17th at the W.T. Young Library. Hosting over 150 people, this event was open to all University of Kentucky (UK) faculty and staff, as well as faculty and graduate students across the Commonwealth.

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Information Technology Services (ITS) To Launch New UK Directory Tuesday

November 06, 2017

On Tuesday, November 7, at 9:00 a.m., a new UK Directory will be available for students, faculty, and staff. It was developed to address security concerns and offers an efficient, streamlined way to view information in one place. The UK Directory updates in real time, offering the most current data from myUK profiles. To view, visit https://d

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Academic Technologies & Faculty Engagement Celebrates National Distance Learning Week (#KYDLW)

November 03, 2017

University of Kentucky (UK) Information Technology Services (ITS) is taking part in the 2017 National Distance Learning Week, November 6th-10th.

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month: The Internet of Things (IoT) and Cybersecurity

October 31, 2017

In 1991 the World Wide Web became publically available, however origins of the internet can be traced back to 1969. The internet is now a vital part of our day-to-day activity --  providing information we utilize to study, work, and enrich our personal lives.  

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Hacking 'Hats' Explained

October 27, 2017

University of Kentucky Information Technology Services is providing tips and advice throughout Cyber Security Awareness Month. Below is the third in a series of stories, focused on different types of hacking.

There any many types of hackers (e.g., white hat, black hat and gray hat). Here’s how each can play a role in cybercrime.

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Analytics Open Lab Features Teaching Assistant Allocations

October 27, 2017

University of Kentucky (UK) Institutional Research and Advanced Analytics (IRAA) hosts open lab sessions from 9-11 a.m. on the first and third Friday of each month. Sessions are open to all students, faculty, and staff.

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Friskney Featured in TechRepublic Article

October 26, 2017

University of Kentucky Information Technology Services CTO, Doyle Friskney, was featured by TechRepublic on Spetember 4th. Friskey discussed BYOD ("bring your own device") and other technology topics that have helped aid in UK student success. The interview focused on the active learning classrooms across campus, allowing for student collaboration and technology utilization.

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