Congratulations to Our Cybersecurity Training Drawing Winners!

15 December 2023

Congratulations to our drawing winners, and thanks to everyone who completed cybersecurity training. This is one way we work together to keep our campus systems and data secure!

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Get productive and creative in the IdeaLab

14 December 2023

The IdeaLab is a creative space for faculty and students at Carleton to use and enjoy, with a variety of space configurations to support each of five phases of Design Thinking.

Infographic of the the 5 stages of design thinking: Empathize, Define, Ideate, Prototype and Test.

Moodle 4.2 changes

29 November 2023

In late November 2023, Moodle will be upgraded to version 4.2, bringing changes to appearance, navigation and actions. In December, there will be multiple opportunities to become familiar with these new features, including live and recorded help sessions.

Moodle 4.2 logo.

December Skillshops and New Ed Tech Lunches

14 November 2023

This winter, Academic Technology offers three ways that faculty and staff can deepen their expertise in different learning and teaching technologies — Drop-ins, Skillshops and new Ed Tech Lunches!

Skillshop logo with icons of laptop, headset with microphone, mouse, and tablet with pen. The logo is circular and includes the words

Update Your Software

26 October 2023

Just like you wouldn’t leave your front door wide open, neglecting software updates is an invitation to cybercriminals to compromise your devices and data. Updates often patch security vulnerabilities that hackers might exploit.

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Looking for Creativity? Come to the Makerspace!

24 October 2023

Across campus there are countless places for Carls to express their creativity through imaginative projects. One of the best places is the Makerspace lab!

Round circuit board with batteries, LEDs, resistors, a chip and a push button. There's a Carleton logo with the words,

Recognize & Report Phishing

19 October 2023

It’s important to recognize and report email phishing messages. Use the “Report phishing” menu item in the upper right-hand corner of the Gmail message window.

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Turn On Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

12 October 2023

Enabling two-factor or multi-factor authentication (MFA) is essential in today’s online world. MFA keeps your accounts and data safe even if your password is compromised. Read how.

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Using Strong Passwords and a Password Manager

5 October 2023

When it comes to online security, strong and unique passwords are your first line of defense. Avoid common, easy-to-guess passwords.

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