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Update Zoom to the latest version 5.12.9 to utilize new accessibility features. Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023

Please keep your Zoom clients updated to ensure you have the latest security functions and newest features.


Instructor News

Learning Environments Newsletter, January 2023 Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023

Updates for faculty on teaching technology tools


Angela Rabuck

Congratulations Angela Rabuck Monday, Dec. 5, 2022

New Associate Vice President of Learning Environments and Enterprise Data & Business Intelligence


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Learning Environments Newsletter, December 2022 Monday, Dec. 5, 2022

Tips and tricks for instructors


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Safe Travel Tips from the Information Security Office Monday, Nov. 21, 2022

Traveling over the holidays? Follow these precautions to protect your data and Rice resources.


Melissa Cragin

Meet Melissa Cragin Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022

OIT Welcomes New Associate Vice President of Research Computing


Instructor News

Learning Environments Newsletter, November 2022 Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022

Updates for faculty on teaching technology tools


Scam Alert

Campus Warning about Evolving Phishing Attacks Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022

Do not share usernames, passwords or Duo passcodes


Cybersecurity awareness month: tips to protect yourself and Rice

Keep your software and apps updated Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2022

Updates to operating systems and software often patch vulnerabilities and so help protect your information. Do you keep your systems current?


Cybersecurity awareness month: tips to protect yourself and Rice

Beware of Phishing Scams Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2022

Always be on guard for requests for your information, to verify an account, or an urgent demand for action. Can you recognize a phishing scam?