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Constellation mural at Main Library Black Holes and the Music of the SpheresAround-ish sixth century B.C., so the story goes, a man named Pythagoras sauntered past a blacksmith’s shop and stopped in his tracks. In the varied clang! of hammers against iron, Pythagoras...
Afternoon clouds 'We're at the beginning': Teaching Data Science at Illinois It’s the “sexiest” job of this century. The future looks bright for data scientists. Companies large and small want these skills. And they’re paying for it.Salary ranges vary...
Students study in front of Altgeld Hall in the spring. Set Password Recovery Options Before Spring BreakIf you are leaving campus for Spring Break, you should make sure that you have chosen a password recovery method by visiting go.illinois.edu/password. If you have not chosen a password recovery...
3D Printed Cast at Engineering Open House ICYMI Engineering Open House 2016This article was created by a Technology Services student employee. Our student employees attend, engage, and report on campus events that feature technology. Students provide a...
A professor teaches a class. Watson and Tableau Available for Free Two pieces of cutting-edge data software are available to use for teaching for free. IBM's Watson Analytics tool and the Tableau Desktop software can be leveraged for classroom use by University of...
Payroll Scams Thwarted Scan your email junk folder and you may conclude that we can safely add email scams to the small list of certainties in life, right alongside death and taxes. The IRS has warned that the number of e...
Fountain in Oval Allée south of the Beckman Institute The Future of Water Water is arguably the most important resource on the planet. As humans, our dependence upon it is profound.Nations fight over it. Towns are founded near it. Bodies are it; approximately 60% of the...
Be An Email WizardOf all the services we provide, email is probably the one you’ll use the most during your time at Illinois.Make sure it’s setup right.This article takes you through how to setup your...
A picture of the alma statue covered in snow. Knowledge at Your FingertipsIt’s becoming a lot easier to find the answers to fix IT problems thanks to the Technology Services KnowledgeBase. Serving as a storehouse for support documentation, the KnowledgeBase allows students...
student working on computer next to a lamp Access to Office 365 Expires With Your NetIDAt the beginning of each semester, former employees and graduated or non-enrolled students will no longer have access to Office 365.Your access to Office 365 is dependent on your NetID. To maintain...
https://www.facebook.com/hackillinois/ Inside HackIllinois Part II: LiveSunday Morning(ish): 1:07AMI decided to join my friend in hacking together his project, which means I'll be presenting at the closing ceremony this morning at 10:00AM (totally a reason you should...
A solitary student walking along the quad Take the Email Footprint Challenge 2/15-2/26Instead of holding on to those old emails, wouldn’t you rather grab hold of a free sandwich?Join in the Email Footprint Challenge and earn a shot at winning cool prizes, like an Amazon TV Fire...
https://www.facebook.com/hackillinois/ Inside HackIllinois Part I: HistoryThis article was created by a Technology Services student employee. Our student employees attend, engage, and report on campus events that feature technology. Students provide a...
Newly admitted students and family The Class of 2020 Claim Their IdentitiesFor high school seniors who applied to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, there was only one thing on their minds this past Friday – Did I get in?While students anxiously awaited...
Speaker presenting findings Talk Tech, Research at Upcoming Year of CI RoadshowsMonday, February 89am-10amMonsanto Studio/ACES LibraryFriday, February 122pm-3pmJohn Deere Pavilion/MELFriday, February 2611am-12pm1122 NCSAYou’ve read the Year of Cyberinfrastructure (CI)...
Orange wires at NCSA Racing Toward The Next Big Thing This article was created by a Technology Services student employee. Our student employees attend, engage, and report on campus events that feature technology. Students provide a...
Students share data at a collaboration table Data Privacy in Social Media Presentation on Thursday, January 28Data Privacy in Social MediaThursday, January 28, 201612-1pmGreg 213How anonymous are your anonymous data?Find out at this upcoming presentation by the Technology Services Social Media Analytics team...
Faculty Technology Summit image Tech, Services that Faculty UseFaculty Technology SummitFriday, February 5, 201610am-3pmIllini Union rooms A, B, &CIf you are a researcher or instructor trying to leverage technology in your research or your class, Technology...
Learn more about Analytics Technologies at SAS Day 2016 Advancements in analytics technologies make the unimaginable possible.SAS software is at the heart of these advancements. Join Technology Services' WebStore, SAS, and State Farm on February...
Mobile Apps and Resources - mobile.illinois.eduImprove your mobile experience on campus with a wide variety of apps and sites, such as: Blackboard Mobile App Illini Study Spaces App Official Fighting Illini App UI Dining App Your Schedule on a...

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