News & Alerts

Stay current on what is happening. This page will be updated with all communication from our office.

Office 365 Training for Faculty and Staff

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IRT will offer an introductory class and open lab for Office 365 to help faculty and staff discover the various online applications and how to navigate between them.

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Ensemble Video updates Fall 2015

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Ensemble Video upgraded their product over the winter break, introducing a number of new features and enhancements.

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Adding Lynda.com content to your Blackboard Site

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In October 2015, IRT introduced the availability of Lynda.com to all Faculty, Staff and Students. St. Thomas faculty can now integrate Lynda.com content directly into their Blackboard course sites.

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Upgrades to Central Systems, Sunday, January 24th from 12AM to Noon.

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All central university technology resources may be affected while necessary servers are replaced, upgrades are installed and routine maintenance is conducted.

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IRT Launches Office 365 Suite, Moves Email to Cloud

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Information Resources and Technology is launching the Office 365 suite for all St. Thomas faculty, staff and students. This move allows for more email and file storage, collaboration across the university, state-of-the-art security and access to the Microsoft Office 365 suite on all devices.

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Upgrades to Central Systems, Sunday, November 22 from 12AM to Noon.

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*Please note that a brief internet outage will occur from 6:00am - 7:00am, affecting the STP and MPLS campus. *OSS (2nd, 3rd, 4th floors) and OWS (4th floor) will experience brief wired and wireless outages from 8:00am to 10:30am. All other central university technology resources may be affected while necessary servers are replaced, upgrades are installed and routine maintenance is conducted.

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Upgrades to Enterprise Systems Banner, ODS and EDW starting Friday, November 13, 2015

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Upgrades to Enterprise Systems Banner, ODS and EDW starting Friday, November 13, 2015

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Lynda.com Online Training is Now Available

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All faculty, staff and students now have immediate access to the entire online training library from Lynda.com.

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Phishing 101

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“Phishing” is a term coined to describe an attempt through e-mail or other means (such as texting) to gain usernames, passwords, financial or other personal information by tricking you into revealing it.

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IRT Update for Students: Welcome Back to Campus!

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Information Resources and Technologies (IRT) welcomes you back to campus with a reminder about technology services and computer security provided to students.

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IRT Announcement: Wireless Network Authentication Upgrade

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IRT Announcement: Wireless Network Authentication Upgrade

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Office 2016 for Mac

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Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac is now available for the UST community.

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CrashPlan backup for faculty and staff laptops

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Beginning this summer, IRT will provide centrally-managed, automated computer backup using CrashPlan.

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What can Microsoft Lync do for you?

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Want to reduce the amount of email in your inbox by quickly messaging a colleague? Want to hold an online meeting instead of traveling from campus to campus? We have a tool to help!

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Office 365

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IRT is pleased to offer access to Microsoft's Office 365 to the UST community.

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Apple Yosemite

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At this time IRT will not be upgrading UST Mac computers to the Yosemite OS X operating system until we have had a chance to evaluate and test the operating system with university systems.

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Student Advantage

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The University of St. Thomas is excited to announce the new Microsoft Student Advantage program.

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Ensemble Video

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IRT is announcing the availability of Ensemble Video, an all-new audio & video hosting and streaming service for the St. Thomas Community. Ensemble Video offers a wide range of features to meet the rapidly evolving media needs across the community including, among other things, automatic encoding for mobile device viewers, built-in organizational tools, and integration with Blackboard.

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