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Blackboard Learn (Version 9)

Northeastern University will be upgrading its learning management system to Blackboard Learn, version 9.1. This past summer, faculty and students engaged in a pilot of Blackboard 9 in order to provide their feedback on the functions, features, and user interface. Scheduled for the start of Spring semester in January 2011, the upgrade provides many new […]

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Tech Updates – September 2010

There are several Tech Updates this month, including news about 802.11n WiFi, Windows® 7, Office 2010, and Office: Mac 2011. Campus Wireless Update 802.11n is a new standard of WiFi, or wireless, local area networking. It’s main benefits, when compared to 802.11g, are 50% faster transmission speeds and increased signal strength, when accessed from an 802.11n capable […]

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Information Services Launches New Website

Information Technology Services has re-designed the IS website to provide students, faculty, staff and other members of the Northeastern University with user friendly, streamlined navigation and fresh content to better serve the community. Some of the new website features include: Enhanced Search capability (upper right corner of the web pages) Featured links to login directly […]

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