Volume 3 - Number 12 * December 2000

RSS Matters

The Network Connection

List of the Month


Short Courses

IRC News

Staff Activities

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Campus Computing News

The campus is experiencing slow communications to the off-campus Internet, affecting our work, studies, and personal use of the World Wide Web. While we wait for a solution to this problem, you can help ease the load.

EagleMail Gets a New Face, and More...

This spring will bring substantial changes in the EagleMail Web interface to student E-mail. Read all about it. The "BulkMail/ EagleMail Maintenance Schedule" for the Winter Break can be found on this page also.


Which lab do you think is featured this month?

Winter Break Hours

Students don't have to be back in classes until January 16, 2001. The staff, however, isn't so lucky. Find out about General Access Lab availability over the break, and more, in this article.

Renew PRAS Accounts for the Spring

If you purchased a Premium Remote Access Service subscription for the fall semester -- or had paid through the fall -- and you want to keep it, you will need to renew it. Don't let the January deadline slip your mind!

Virus Scanning in GroupWise

A new virus scanning E-mail server has been implemented for GroupWise. It is currently checking all incoming E-mail destined for GroupWise mailboxes and all out-going Internet mail sent from GroupWise.

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 -- "New Developments on Our RSS Web" What an exciting time to be a researcher at UNT! The RSS folks have gone all out to provide online documentation, free statistical packages and more. Read all about it.

  • The Network Connection -- "But is it a Hack..." Is your computer safe from the Internet? Better read this to find out.

  • List of the Month -- "Official Website of the City of Denton" The City of Denton is going for "24-7 government," check it out.

  • WWW@UNT.EDU -- "FTP vs. Composer," just in time for the holidays.

  • Short Courses -- The Academic Computing Services (ACS) short courses are over for this semester, but spring will be here before you know it.

  • IRC News -- Minutes of the Information Resources Council are printed here when they are available. The minutes for October 17 are featured this time.

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