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Kudos to these staff, faculty and programs
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- For the fifth year in a row, NAU’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report has been recognized with the Government Finance Officers Association’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting. This award highlights the outstanding work of Tammy Laird, Anton Ciochetti, Brent Helsel, Joseph Sturm and Francine Dalgai.
- CriminalJusticeDegreeSchools.com ranked Northern Arizona University No. 42… Read more
It’s National Cyber Security Awareness month, so check out this quick video from Information Security and Learning and Professional Development.
A locked computer can save you money.
Information Technology Services recently increased how much disk space is allocated for the central file servers NAUShares and Bonsai, and the cost for additional space has been lowered.
The allocation is now 3GB for each full-time employee and 1.5GB per part-time employee. Previously, ITS allocated 1GB per FTE and 500MB per PTE. If departments need additional space, the charge is 10 cents per… Read more
To all those Northern Arizona University employees who have devised a strong password, Information Technology Services would like to say thank you.
Now please keep it to yourself.
Even the best password—which likely is at least eight upper- and lower-case characters long and includes numbers—is of little value if it is shared with someone else.
Yet the sharing continues to happen, according to Lanita Collette, university information security officer.
“Employees should remember that they are responsible for activities that occur using their account… Read more
NAU’s Information Technology Services department is inviting all students, faculty and staff to join them for a live webcast of the annual Educause conference taking place Nov. 7-9 in Denver.
ITS will host the webcast in Screening Room A in Cline Library, which will open at 7:30 a.m. with conference sessions scheduled from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 7 and 8, and from 8 to 11:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9.
A complete list of webcast sessions may… Read more