Information Technology

  1. October 26, 2021

    Box to Dropbox migration window closes Oct. 31

    The end of the U-M Box Retirement Project is rapidly approaching, and faculty and staff are urged to confirm that all remaining Box data have been moved to U-M Dropbox before Oct. 31. 

  2. October 11, 2021

    Duo Mobile app getting new look with latest update

    The Duo Mobile application, which is used as a two-factor authentication tool for many online U-M functions, has been redesigned, and the new version is now available.

  3. September 29, 2021

    XR technology ‘brings’ conference goers to iconic U-M space

    As the Center for Academic Innovation prepared for its first annual XR Summit, organizer Jeremy Nelson had an idea: create a virtual representation of the Diag for people to meet, using the technology that was the focus of the event.

  4. September 13, 2021

    U-M Slack to replace Facebook Workplace on Sept. 17

    Users of Facebook Workplace recently have been notified that the university is moving to U-M Slack as its primary collaboration tool for enhancing workgroup communication. 

  5. September 1, 2021

    No-cost research computing allocations now available

    Researchers on all university campuses can now sign up for the U-M Research Computing Package, a new package of no-cost supercomputing resources provided by Information and Technology Services.

  6. August 25, 2021

    NameCoach pronunciation tool now available in Canvas

    NameCoach, a tool that allows students and faculty to create an audio recording to help peers better pronounce their names, is currently available in all officially provisioned Canvas courses.

  7. August 4, 2021

    Simplified placement exams save time by going digital

    Information and Technology Services, the LSA Language Resource Center and the Registrar’s Office partnered to move four language placement exams to an online format in Canvas.

  8. July 29, 2021

    Migration to Dropbox opens to faculty and staff July 30

    Faculty and staff on the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses who have not yet moved from U-M Box to U-M Dropbox can now begin the process using the Self-Service Migration tool.

  9. July 28, 2021

    Google Drive update to affect links to non-Google files

    Google is releasing an update to Drive files on Sept. 13 that will change links used to share non-Google files that were created before November 2017.

  10. July 7, 2021

    Zoom supports new DEI features in latest update

    U-M faculty, staff, and students can now take advantage of new features in Zoom video conferencing that support an inclusive campus environment.