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Purchase Safeware and LoJack for Personal Computers at B1NAR1ES

B1NAR1ES Tech Store offers great deals on Safeware (hardware warranty) and LoJack for Laptops to protect your personal computer investment. Safeware covers hardware repairs, including accidental damage for drops, spills and cracked screens. With no deductible and coverage up to $2000, Safeware is an excellent warranty choice. LoJack for Laptops tracks and recovers stolen computers.More

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Banner Upgrade Scheduled for April 24-27: Plan Accordingly

ITS has been working with departments across campus to plan for a required Banner system upgrade, which will begin on Friday, April 24 at 5 p.m. and conclude by Monday, April 27 at 8 a.m. Please be aware that Banner/Hawkeye and SeaNet will be unavailable during this time. Some features in mySeaport will be unavailable, but this downtime will not affect UNCW email services.More

Archive Your 2010-12 Blackboard Learn Course Content by Mid-July

Beginning this August, ITS will begin purging courses older than three years from Blackboard Learn. This process will permanently delete all courses from the spring 2010 semester through the fall 2012 semester. This action is being taken in order to free up space while making instructors’ Blackboard course lists more manageable. We highly recommend archiving and saving your Blackboard course content by mid-July.More

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Phishing for Account Information

Due to recent Phishing attacks on UNCW accounts, please be aware of any suspicious emails entering your Inbox. If you have any doubt as to the legitimacy of a recent email, remember that the Technology Assistance Center (TAC) will try to send a campus-wide email when alerted of a widespread Phishing scam. Please remember also that ITS will never ask for your username and password in an email.More

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Alex Aziz

Alex Aziz

Alex Aziz is a skilled Technology Assistance Center (TAC) student worker who has been employed by the TAC for just over three years. He began in March of 2012—during his freshman year—and is now a “veteran” student worker. As a veteran, Alex is a go-to person for other student workers. Bob Greene, the Technology Assistance Center and Services Manager notes, “Alex is a role model for other TAC student workers..."More

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