The powers of Marvel Comics character Jane Foster were on full display at this year’s AMUG Conference. Inspired by Foster’s signature Thor armor, Dhemerae Ford, an Advanced Media Specialist at the LaGuardia Studio, presented a 3D printed prototype of Jane Foster’s helmet, which showcased details from the character’s costume and symbols found in Norse mythology.
Recently, the University enhanced the NYU Albert Student, Faculty, and Advisor Centers based on student feedback and the growing needs of the University community. Those improvements included an updated and mobile-friendly site layout, as well as features that are compliant with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) standards.
HackNYU is a 48-hour hackathon that invites NYU community members across the University’s global campuses to complete for the best app in four categories: Accessibility & Assistive Technology, Sustainability & Social Impact, Healthcare, and Education Technology. Visit the website to learn more and to apply to the March 23–25 event as a volunteer or a […]
NYU IT is committed to delivering faster, more reliable wireless network service to the NYU community. Learn more about NYU IT’s upgrade plan to improve wireless connectivity at NYU New York buildings, as well as future enhancements and resources for troubleshooting common wifi issues.
There’s no shortage of chatter about the scarcity of women graduating from science, technology, engineering, and math programs and the low number of female workers in technology. In 2017, NYU launched Women in Information Technology to encourage women in IT-related professions at NYU to reach their fullest potential by connecting with co-workers and resources.
In December, NYUHome won a Gold Medal Award from Education Digital Marketing Awards. This is one of the awards sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report which recognizes the best educational websites, digital content, electronic communications, mobile media, and social media. Judges for the Education Digital Marketing Awards consisted of a national panel of higher education […]
Watch this quick video on how to submit print jobs to your personal NYU Print Service queue from any mobile device that can send email and attach files, including tablets, smartphones, and Chromebooks. Simply send your file to email@example.com (for black & white) or firstname.lastname@example.org (for color) and collect your printout at any NYU Print […]
Now equipped with more mobile-friendly and ADA-compliant features, the enhanced NYU Albert—the University’s portal for student enrollment and financial information—offers improved tools, easier navigation, and more. Visit the Albert Help website for an overview of the upgraded Student, Faculty, and Advisor Centers, training resources, and IT support information.
Download your copy of NYU IT’s inaugural annual report, Building a Strong Foundation for the Future, which includes a message from Vice President and CIO Len Peters, insights from NYU IT leadership, and selected 2017 accomplishments.
If you experience speed or connectivity issues when using an Apple device to connect to NYURoam wireless, you may be connecting to an inappropriate network or experiencing adverse effects from a recent OS upgrade. Here are some helpful tips on fixing these and other common wifi issues.