Category Archive: Institutional News

To upgrade your mac or NOT

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Apple is currently offering macOS 10.12 (Sierra) as an update.  ITS does not currently support Sierra and recommends against installing this new operating system at this time.  “Sierra” hasn’t been around long enough to have been thoroughly tested with all applications in use on campus.  Please see http://go.middlebury.edu/sierra for more information. We recommend upgrading to […]

@MiddInfoSec: “Middlebury College!” A Well Crafted Phishing Attack Looks to Come from the College

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Over the past couple of days Middlebury College has been the target of a well-crafted  phishing campaign. Phishing messages are email messages designed to trick you into divulging your username and password. In this case, the phishing messages were written so that they looked like they were sent from Middlebury’s Department of Public Safety. An […]

Facilitated Conversations Go Virtual

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Envisioning Middlebury committee members engage in a brainstorming exercise. As part of Envisioning Middlebury, we have been holding facilitated conversations since last spring to capture a wide range of answers to the questions… Read More

Envisioning Middlebury: Panel presentation – Tuesday, July 12 – Immersive Learning and the Future

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Tuesday, July 12, · 4:00 p.m. · Wilson Hall Join us for a panel moderated by Susan Baldridge, provost, discussing the value of immersive pedagogy, whether and how it’s changed in the last 100… Read More

Notes for Google Apps and OneDrive Project Presentation

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Cloud Services: Google and Microsoft Goal: provide better (cloud-based) services to the community Infrastructure Storage Available from anywhere Private, secure, encrypted Scales to demand Access to info Collaboration and sharing Familiar and consistent Why are we doing this? Better consume

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Panopto Pilot Proposal

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Evaluation Video has become a platform for course work and new pedagogies, co-curricular projects and more. It is also becoming a tool for internal and external communication (including for College governance). Our current solutions do not meet the expectations and

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THE WEEK’S HEADLINES

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Here are the week’s headlines from the News Room: Middlebury Celebrates Commencement 2016 Nine from Middlebury Receive Fulbright Awards College Grants Tenure to Six Members of the Faculty Broad of Trustees Approves Budget,… Read More

Middlebury will Adopt Canvas

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In January, 2016, the ACTT (formerly CTT) submitted a recommendation for Middlebury to adopt Canvas. We have received budget approval, and will begin the work of moving Middlebury into the Canvas service. Thank you to all of the faculty and

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Notes for In-Progress Projects April 12, 2016

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The new ACT Team process includes in-progress project presentations. These presentations are meant to inform the community about how things are going, what has been done and what still needs to be done, what is going well and what are

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Notes for Kick-Off on April 5, 2016

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Agenda We will be starting the new ACTT process with a Kick-Off meeting. This is an open, non-mandatory meeting for anyone who is interested in learning about the Academic Cyberinfrastructure Transformation Team to attend. We will introduce the new team

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