Category Archives: 2011 January IS Newsletter

Free AutoCAD Software for Students and Faculty

Architects, engineers, and digital artists are pushing the boundaries of design with Autodesk software. Join the Autodesk Education Community and download the same software that professionals use every day. Mac platform AutoCAD is NEW! Both platforms of software are available free* to students and educators on the Autodesk Education Community website. Autodesk Education Community Benefits […]

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Welcome to Spring Semester 2011

Information Technology Services (ITS) welcomes the NEU community to the New Year and the start of spring semester. For returning faculty, students and staff, there are new services and products, and for new members of the community, this is an excellent time to get started with technology at the University. For details on the services […]

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Office for Mac 2011

Microsoft has released a new version of Microsoft Office for the Mac.  Version 2011, which will be available for use on all Mac-based Northeastern computers beginning January 10th 2011, supports several new features, including Microsoft Outlook for the Mac, a ribbon user interface as in Office 2007/2010, a formula builder for Excel, and SmartArt graphics […]

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NUnet MacOS Faculty/Staff environment

Beginning early Spring, 2011, Information Technology Services will make available a managed faculty/staff desktop environment for use on Mac-based Northeastern University computers. The new NUnet MacOS X environment enables users to log in using their NUnet credentials, and comes with MacOS X 10.6.4, Acrobat Professional 9.4, Office for Mac 2011, Flip for Mac (a popular […]

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Reminder: myNEU Messaging Forwarding Service to Expire December 2011

Students who utilized the myNEU Messaging service, which was the official NU student email system prior to the G-apps/HuskyMail service, should keep in mind that their “@neu.edu” email address will expire at the end of this calendar year. Thus, please ensure your contacts have been updated with your “@husky.neu.edu” email address. Please disregard this message […]

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ChemBioDraw available at NU and for Home Use for faculty, staff and students

The Cambridgesoft package of ChemBioDraw, Chem3D, and ChemBioFinder is now available on the Windows NUnet imaged lab machines (available through Start->Programs->Bouve/Chemistry/Biology-> ChemBioViz). If you do not have a NUnet machine, or wish to download the software for home use, both Mac and Windows platforms are available, and can be obtained using myNEU’s software download service. […]

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