On Sunday, March 20th, from 02:00 AM until 05:00 AM; IT will be performing maintenance on Network equipment that serves Network traffic between the Internet and Campus, including Healthcare facilities. At approximately 02:15 AM, a change will be made that could cause loss of connectivity for the Internet, VPN, and remote Citrix connectivity (MedConnect); for 10 minutes or less, to even no impact at all. The maintenance window duration will be for confirmation of systems' connectivity and function.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 23, 2015) — Many identity and cyber thieves really do think that the holiday season is the most wonderful time of the year; however, if you would rather thwart their attempts to swindle and defraud you and try to enjoy the festivities yourself, there are a few steps you can take.
Below are tips for steering clear of identity and cyber thieves:
LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 21, 2015) The Education Advisory Board (EAB), established in 2007, os currently a partner of the University of Kentucky and many other universities around the country. EAB offers practice research, data analytics, technology and consulting services to over 1,000 college campuses in an effort to enhance higher education.
LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 14, 2015) Student workers in The Media Depot, UKAT's student lab which features media design tools and assistance, launched a club to support students interested in media development. In an effort to expand the club, Student Government recently awarded them a grant to fund media equipment in order to strengthen student involvement.
LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 21, 2015) Apple has released iOS 9 and will soon release OS X El Capitan. The University of Kentucky Analytics and Technologies (UKAT) team has discovered a number of compatibility issues with iOS9 and possibly OS X El Capitan and campus services. myUK Mobile is significantly affected by this update. If you plan to upgrade, please be aware that your ability to use these services may be affected - we are working diligently to correct this situation. iOS8 continues to work without issue.
LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 16, 2015) It was a busy summer for Student Learning Spaces and there are no signs of slowing down this fall. Learning Spaces had 24 classrooms renovated and 26 new construction projects, including three TEAL (Technology Enhanced Active Learning) classrooms. One of these classrooms, in The 90, includes 6 student tables each with 9 seats, a microphone system and projector that interact with a centralized instructor station. The following video provides insight: https://www.youtube.com/embed/hKoEjA-jLUQ. Contact the registrar's office to schedule.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 25, 2015) — The learning management system (LMS) countdown is on: the University of Kentucky is moving from Blackboard to Canvas, and on June 1, 2016, the university will retire Blackboard completely.
Students may find that some of their fall courses are in Canvas while others are in Blackboard. Individual faculty will choose the best for their course this semester, but all courses will be in Canvas by June 1.
Our development team has been hard at work creating new features and making improvements on TurningPoint Cloud and ResponseWare. These features all come from suggestions and requests of our customers. The new release will go live on Sunday, July 19th and will be a required update.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 28, 2015) — An opening reception is set for Jan. 30 to celebrate the Faculty Media Depot and its services for University of Kentucky faculty. UK Analytics and Technologies’ Academic Technology Group (ATG) and the Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching (CELT) are bringing together technology and pedagogy in the depot, nestled away in the Science Library, located in the M.I. King Library.