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Welcome to the July, 2014
issue of the IT@Sam Newsletter!


Director's ChairThe Director's Cut

In this month’s Director’s Cut, we touch on a couple of major IT projects, send out kudos with a short update on our Cherwell improvements, and of course, we plug the benefits of subscribing to our notifications systems.

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Did Ya Know?

IT@Sam provides backup services for a number of applications and storage areas. Find out what is backed up and the backup periods associated as well as information on university record retention schedules.

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New Bearkat One CardNew Bearkat OneCard

If you have not already received your new OneCard, you will soon! What's new with your new, official SHSU I.D. card?

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Banner General Navigation Going Online

For the past few years, Banner General Navigation has been a staple of our instructor-led trainings each month. Very soon though, Banner General Navigation will be available as an online course.

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Tips BlocksTech Tip: Outlook Cleanup Feature

Outlook's cleanup feature will remove redundant messages if you use Conversation View. In this month’s tech tip, we look at how you can set up Outlook to do this.

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Security Tip: Protecting Against Mobile Malware

Do you own a mobile device? Threats against mobile devices are on the rise and, if you own one, you might be putting yourself at risk without even knowing it. Check out this month’s security tip to see what you can do to protect yourself.              

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July Technology Training Schedule

Over the summer, we will focus developing more courses to fit the needs of the campus according to our recent needs assessment. With that said, we are reducing the amount of training this month.

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