Announcements

  • Fri. 12/2 @ 3pm

    The following list includes technology-related trainings offered by various campus groups.

    As always, we recommend following the links to confirm the time and date in case anything changes. If we missed something, tweet us @ITatBrown or email cis@brown.edu. We will continue to update this list as new events are scheduled.

  • Fri. 12/2 @ 10am

    Does your research require IT services such as high performance computing, data storage, or visualization?

    We are working on a directory of research IT services and are looking for members of the Brown community to complete an online exercise to help us categorize these services.

    The exercise will take approximately ten minutes and will be available through Friday, December 9th.

  • Mon. 11/28 @ 3pm

    When you link to a Google Drive file in an email, and the email recipients don't have access to the file, Gmail suggests a sharing option.

    We are making a small change to the available options on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016.

    The previous option was to make the file accessible to anyone at Brown, as long as they have the link. 

  • Fri. 11/18 @ 12pm

    Want to give your wrists a break? Try this new feature.

    Google Docs let you type with your voice when you're using the Chrome browser. 

    Check out or video below for a very brief overview. For a list of commands, see Google's article Type with your voice.

  • Mon. 10/31 @ 6pm

    The following list includes technology-related trainings offered by various campus groups.

    As always, we recommend following the links to confirm the time and date in case anything changes. If we missed something, tweet us @ITatBrown or email cis@brown.edu. We will continue to update this list as new events are scheduled.

  • Tue. 10/18 @ 4pm

    This October, we’d like to remind you to secure your mobile devices.

  • Wed. 10/12 @ 4pm

    Dropbox.com accounts are now available for members of the Brown community. 

    We heard many of you like using Dropbox, so we brought it to Brown. By creating an account on the Brown team, you can benefit from Dropbox business features including an increased quota and more robust backups. 

     

  • Wed. 10/12 @ 2pm

    During the academic year, the Granoff Multimedia lab has workshops on most Fridays at 2:30pm. 

    Past workshop topics have included 3D printing, using the large format printer, 3D modeling, and video editing. Upcoming workshops will be included in the monthly events listing posted on our announcements page

  • Tue. 10/11 @ 12pm

    Starting Thursday, October 13th, Google Inbox will be available to Brown email addresses.

    Inbox is an optional, alternate way to read your Gmail. You can access Inbox by downloading a mobile app or visiting a website.

    Inbox recently became available to educational domains such as ours. We decided to make it available because we’ve received many requests from members of the Brown community who use Inbox for their personal Gmail account and miss the additional features when they’re reading Brown email. Some of the advantages of Inbox include:

  • Tue. 10/4 @ 10am

    The following list includes technology-related trainings offered by various campus groups.

    As always, we recommend following the links to confirm the time and date in case anything changes. If we missed something, tweet us @ITatBrown or email cis@brown.edu. We will continue to update this list as new events are scheduled.

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