UKAT’s Andrew Johnston was named the 2014 UK Student Employee of the Year. In addition, UKAT’s Kevin Angel was selected a top 10 finalists (out of over 30 nominees) for the award. The top 10 finalists and their supervisors attended the 2014 UK Student Employee of the Year Banquet held on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at the Hilary J Boone Center. The banquet included dinner, guest speaker Provost Christine Riordan and recognition of each of the 10 finalists.
Due to many external factors (cost, exponential growth, etc.), the TSM centralized backup service will be changing from a default retention period of 30-days (30 incremental copies) to a 15-day (15 incremental copies) for all TSM client/nodes.
Frankfort’s Forgotten Cemetery, Academic Technology Group’s (ATG) first iBook project, has finally hit the iTunes Bookstore! Frankfort’s Forgotten Cemetery is an electronic publication that was repurposed from an existing print project, and has now been updated as an iBook with video, interactive animations and photo galleries.
UKAT Talks Tech presents a hands-on introduction to Qualtrics, a powerful and intuitive tool for online survey creation, distribution, and reporting. This professional-strength software is FREE for all members of the UK community and is an excellent choice for many types of feedback collection, including academic research, request forms, and general surveys.
The myUK feature, on the UKMobile app, is now a separate application available for Android, iPhone and iPod touch. The myUK app provides familiar features including a detailed interactive campus map, course catalog and directory. Users can also view class information, register for classes and make account payments through the myUK app.
One-on-One technology assistance is now available for UK students in the basement of W.T. Young Library. Tech Help at the Hub is staffed with technology experts to answer student questions about account activation, password reset, virus protection assistance, software downloads and more. Additional information about this new student resource is available at www.uky.edu/ukat/help/walkins.