News

New CIO Announced
Jun 22, 2017

Announcement from Darrell P. Kruger, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor:

Interim CIO Appointment
Jan 5, 2017

Dear Colleagues,

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Oct 13, 2016

Dear Faculty/Staff,

Fall Technology News for Students!
Aug 23, 2016

As we begin a new academic year, I would like to share with you some of the recent technology updates and initiatives that are underway across campus, specifically for students!

Fall Technology News for Faculty and Staff!
Aug 22, 2016

As we begin a new academic year, I would like to share with you some of the recent technology updates and initiatives that are underway across campus.

Plan to Reduce Daily Email Delivered to Faculty and Staff Inboxes
Jun 28, 2016

Last summer, Appalachian faculty and staff made the successful move to Google Apps for Education.  The new levels of collaboration between colleagues and faculty with their students using Google mail, calendar, docs and drive has been extraordinary. In order to continue taking advantag

Preferred First Name Initiative for Faculty and Staff
Jun 15, 2016

The Office of the Provost recently announced the Preferred First Name initiative by the Registrar's office for our students. This initiative allows students to indicate a preferred first name that will display on selected pages accessible from the Faculty Services and Advisor menus.

Feedback from Technology Open Forums
Feb 16, 2016

ITS hosted 3 open forums to gather feedback from the campus on several upcoming projects: a new campus web portal; web conferencing; and online evaluations.

Fall Semester Technology Update
Oct 23, 2015

The first weeks of every new Academic year are always exciting and this year is no exception. As the campus settles into the semester, I would like to share with you some of the projects and initiatives that are underway or coming in the near future in IT.

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Sep 30, 2015

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. ITS has several events planned to celebrate and educate faculty, staff and students on how to defend yourself against cyber attacks. Faculty, staff and students are all invited to all of these events.

Fraud Notice - "Summer Job Opportunity"
Sep 11, 2015

ITS recently detected an email fraud attempt that was distributed to a number of student campus email addresses. If you received a message with the subject "SUMMER JOB OPPORTUNITY!" claiming to be from the Intuit Corporation then please disregard this message.

Students are Live in MountaineerApps!
Aug 12, 2015

We finished copying students' email, contacts, calendars, Drive and Sites from @email.appstate.edu accounts to  @appstate.edu MountaineerApps accounts.  Students, please login to your MountaineerApps account and join Appalachian faculty and staff at MountaineerApps.

Faculty and Staff are Live on Google!
Jun 15, 2015

Today, our faculty and staff are live on MountaineerApps powered by Google Apps for Education! This migration has touched every person at Appalachian, and I want to thank everyone who has worked to move us to Google. It has been a true team endeavor for our campus.