Announcements

  • 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.

  • Wed. 9/28 @ 12pm

    Round icon with a smartphone with paw print in the center and the following words along the circumference: BEar AWARE - Be Safe OnlineThis fall get the tools and the knowledge to keep you safe online, have fun in the process, and enter our contest to win one of five Brown Bookstore gift cards!

  • Mon. 9/26 @ 1pm

    This formula can work for many scenarios in both Excel and Google Sheets.

    Though this formula works for both Google Sheets and Excel, we're going to look at a common scenario specific to Google Forms:

    You have a list of people (say, members of a student group or staff in a department) and you need to find out who hasn’t yet filled out your Google Form.

  • Wed. 9/21 @ 8am

    September is Deaf Awareness Month.

    We're featuring three accessibility technologies at Brown related to hearing impairment.

  • Fri. 9/16 @ 1pm

    Do you have a Samsung Galaxy Note 7? Please read for important information about the recall.

    Samsung is recalling 2.5 million phones worldwide due to a fire hazard that has caused burns and property damage. 

    To find out if the recall affects your phone, see 
    http://www.samsung.com/us/note7recall

  • Sun. 9/4 @ 1pm

    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.

  • Mon. 8/29 @ 9am

    We're so excited you're coming to Brown in the fall! These are some technology questions we've heard from incoming students.

    If you have a question that's not addressed here, please get in touch with the IT Service Center. We're looking forward to meeting you and helping you with technology during your time at Brown. 

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