Volume 3 - Number 8 * August 2000

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Campus Computing News

The EagleMail and UNT Internet Services online application for new accounts now offers two options, depending on a person's needs. Read all about it.

Our Summer Vacation

Do you know what we did on our summer vacation? If you read this you will.

Did You Get Your EagleMail?

Students are required by University policy to activate and read their UNT E-mail, called EagleMail. Faculty and staff can also follow the procedure outlined in this article to activate a UNT Internet Services account.

Large Group E-mail Guidelines

Did you know that "bulk mail" sent through GroupWise is supposed to be for UNT business only? Find out about the official UNT policy on mass mailings via GroupWise, and more, in this article.

News You Can Use

We publish a lot of informative articles throughout the year in Benchmarks Online. This article is a compilation of Benchmarks articles that may be of particular interest to people new to campus.

Today's Cartoon

Click on the title above for an information age laugh.

Don't forget to check out our monthly columns. This month's topics:
  • RSS Matters -- Highlights of the 2000 American Psychological Society Meeting.

  • The Network Connection -- "The Unbearable Persistence of Information." Just because information is on the Internet doesn't mean it's accurate, timely, or up to date.

  • List of the Month -- Haven't registered to vote yet? Onlinedemocracy.com gives you a quick and easy way to register, and promises even more.

  • WWW@UNT.EDU -- Find out what Mark Wilcox did on his summer vacation.

  • Short Courses -- Update on the various training opportunities on campus.

  • IRC News -- Minutes of the Information Resources Council are printed here when they are available.

  • Staff Activities -- New employees, employees that have resigned, and staff awards and recognition are included in this article.