Volume 3 - Number 10 * October 2000

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Are you in the market for a PDA and/or involved with distance education? Find out about the status of the "Personal Digital Assistants Review" and the "Distance Education Testing Grant Project" in this article.


Last month she gave an overview of what the General Access Labs have to offer the University, this month Dr. Elizabeth Hinkle-Turner begins a series of articles that will feature a specific GAL every month. Which lab do you think she started with?

Important Academic Mainframe News

News that will affect all people who hold Academic Mainframe UserIDs is reported here.

GroupWise Tips

Last month we published an article that gathered together links to past Benchmarks Online articles and other information on GroupWise into a single, hopefully helpful, location. At the same time, Andrew McGregor, CWN Messaging Support Specialist , started a weekly "Tips" service. Read all about it.

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 -- "The All-encompassing SAS 8 (1/2)" Dr. Ho declares "SAS is now fully gooey." Read the article and find out why.

  • The Network Connection -- "Do You Cue?" There's been a lot of attention paid lately to a new device named ":CueCat." This article fills you in on all the details.

  • List of the Month -- "Online Political Information Resources" Like last month, we are featuring multiple Websites. This time to help you decide who to vote for in the presidential election on November 7.

  • WWW@UNT.EDU -- "Changes in Central Web Support Staff," read all about it.

  • Short Courses -- The Academic Computing Services (ACS) fall short courses are in full swing.Updates are also provided on the various training opportunities on campus.

  • IRC News -- Minutes of the Information Resources Council are printed here when they are available.The September 19, 2000 minutes are featured this month. The membership list has been updated also.

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