Revised CIAS Strategic Plan Draft 2015-2025

Hello CIAS Community, CIAS is in the process of revising it’s current strategic plan. The revised plan spans 10 years and is entitled Roadmap to Excellence: CIAS Strategic Plan 2015-2025. The revisions to plan focus on ensuring that it is … Continue reading

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CIAS First Year/Foundations – update from Graham Carson

An update on  the First Year and Foundations experience for CIAS from FY Coordinator, Graham Carson: Dear Colleagues, Since assuming this role, in addition to scheduling foundations courses and securing adjunct faculty, I have been focusing on soliciting input from … Continue reading

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Faculty-Led Study Abroad in CIAS

Information about Faculty-Led Study Abroad and other International opportunities for CIAS faculty can be found by downloading the presentation below: International Opportunities for CIAS Faculty   January 11, 2016 The CIAS Study Abroad committee is now accepting proposals for new … Continue reading

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International Opportunities: WHY – WHERE – HOW

Academic Adventures:  International Opportunities for CIAS Faculty Wednesday, October 14th 4:30-6:00PM University Gallery Are you interested in leading a study abroad course or conducting research in another country? Too busy this year, but want to find out about possibilities for … Continue reading

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Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac now available to Faculty and Staff. Lab rollout to start tonight.

Faculty can now upgrade their Microsoft installations to the latest release, version 2016.  This will not be a forced upgrade at this time and is in the control of the Faculty member to decide when to move forward. When your ready to … Continue reading

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How to invite Guest Speakers/Presenters

Hosting Guest Presenters in CIAS: five options   All related CIAS forms can be found HERE   OPTION #1     Visiting presenter is not offered an honorarium; just travel, lodging, and hosted meals. Faculty/Staff Sponsor initiates guest’s travel arrangements through Tzell … Continue reading

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TechSmith Camtasia 2 software now available to CIAS Faculty

  Camtasia 2 Screen recording software now available: Screen recording software for RIT Faculty is now available to CIAS Faculty via Managed Software Center (Mac) and Software Catalog (Win).  Please note that the site license only allows the software to be … Continue reading

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New Foundations/First Year Coordinator Appointed – Graham Carson

Graham Carson, lecturer in the School of Design, has accepted the position of Foundations/First Year Coordinator for CIAS. In this role, Graham will work with college and school leadership on foundations/first year curricula and help coordinate related programing. Please keep … Continue reading

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Adobe Creative Cloud 2015 available to Faculty, labs are coming

CIAS Tech is glad to announce that Adobe Creative Cloud 2015 is now available to Faculty via the Managed Software Center Application.  Please launch the application and look for the new install in the Software list.  Please note the install will … Continue reading

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CIAS Software Catalog is up

Hello CIAS Students, Faculty and Staff CIAS Tech is currently populating our new Software Catalog for the CIAS community.  We are hopeful that having this catalog will allow our users to be informed where our lab computing environment currently stands.  As always, we … Continue reading

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