• Sat. 12/20 @ 9am

    Making travel plans? They should includes these tips for keeping your mobile device safe when away from home, especially when traveling outside of the U.S.  Remember: an ounce of prevention now can save a pound of trouble later.

  • Tue. 12/9 @ 3pm

    Earlier this week, Residential Life and CIS announced an improved IPTV service for residential undergraduates starting January 5th (edited to add: it was made availble early, on December 22nd!). Here are some of the exciting features:

    • Works wirelessly anywhere on campus: will no longer require an ethernet cable

    • More channels: over 20 additional channels for a total of 60 (see channel list)

  • Mon. 12/1 @ 12pm

    Check out these tech workshops and events during the month of December. Did we miss anything? Tweet us @ITatBrown or email

  • Wed. 11/5 @ 9am

    Check out these great workshops and events during the month of November. Did we miss anything? Tweet us @ITatBrown or email

  • Wed. 11/5 @ 8am

    Exciting news: Brown's Google domain (including now has unlimited storage for Gmail (email), Drive, and photos. At the bottom of your inbox at, you'll notice your storage amount is no longer listed as a percentage.

  • Wed. 10/8 @ 4pm

    On Monday October 20th, you’ll notice a new look for the Brown Directory, MyAccount, and Activate. This change is part of the replacement of Brown’s identity management system, the system that stores identity information for members of the Brown community. 

  • Mon. 9/29 @ 10am

    This October, learn how to spot phishing email to stop it from spreading and you could be the winner of an iPad mini, Nexus 7 and other prizes.

    To celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month, ISG (Information Security Group) will focus on phishing throughout October with weekly quizzes and a special Brown Bag (Don't Be the Catch-of-the-Day: Phishing Tips to Keep You Off the Hook) on the 9th.

  • Tue. 9/23 @ 1pm

    As Brown prepares to participate and celebrate in National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) for the 10th year, I thought that I would cover a question that gets brought to me a great deal: "You used to be IT security, but now you're Information Security. What's the big deal?"

  • Wed. 9/17 @ 3pm

    On September 25th at 4pm in Sayles Hall, please join us in welcoming Joseph M. Tucci, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of EMC Corporation. He will be presenting Cloud Meets Big Data: An Insider’s Look at the Information Technology Industry, the first of the Distinguished Lecture Series: Leadership in Technology. 

  • Tue. 9/16 @ 3pm

    The latest issue of Secure IT! has been released. We invite you to peruse this issue, view back issues and send us ideas for future ones. Enjoy!