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Update Your Zoom to Version 5.5 or Newer

October 06, 2021

UPDATE: Zoom will be delaying the implementation of the 9-month release window requirement for all Zoom accounts and users from Nov. 1 to a later date.

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UK Attending 2021 Supercomputing Conference

October 06, 2021

This year, UK employees from ITS Research Computing Infrastructure (RCI) and the Center for Computational Sciences (CCS) will be attending the 2021 Supercomputing Conference from November 14 – 19.

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UK passes 85 percent vaccination rate. What to know about COVID data on campus.

September 20, 2021

The University of Kentucky will now begin updating its COVID-19 data dashboard twice a week, President Eli Capilouto said in his weekly update on Thursday.

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Mission Control Teams Up with University of Kentucky Esports

September 10, 2021

Mission Control, a software platform that enables organizations to gather and grow their communities through gaming and esports has partnered with the University of Kentucky, an innovator in collegiate esport

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Be Cautious of Impersonation Phishing Attacks

September 01, 2021

UK Information Technology Services (ITS) would like to inform all students, faculty, and staff of an increase in phishing and impersonation emails coming to UK inboxes. These emails typically come from an external email address, using the name of a UK faculty or staff. Example below: 

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UK to Present at New Campus Technology Leadership Summit

July 30, 2021

Executive Director of Institutional Research, Analytics, & Decision Support (IRADS) Todd Brann will be presenting at Campus Technology’s new Leade

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ITS Phishing Alert | Staff & Student Employment

July 28, 2021

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to apply for a job. This scam attempts to get personal information from you. Example:

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Game on: UK esports tournaments aim to engage female gamers

July 23, 2021

The University of Kentucky is taking steps toward evolving with the growing popularity of esports and has implemented events aimed at making competitive gaming appealing to more people.

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ITS Participation in HR’s 2021 Summer Youth Program Concludes

July 19, 2021

This summer, ITS was able to participate in UK Human Resources’ 2021 Summer Youth Program.

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ITS Supports Students at Summer Orientations

July 19, 2021

ITS has had a busy summer so far supporting student onboarding and outreach on campus.  Through Transformative Learning’s Summer Kick Off event, Big Blue Nation Orientation, and early iPad distribution, ITS was able to make connections with to an abundance of incoming students. 

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