|Campus Computing News
is now connected to Internet2! You may be
wondering how you can actually use Internet 2
("I2") and what you have to do to get
connected to that backbone network. This article
is a short description of the technology and the
procedure you follow to use Internet2.information
about other faculty research grant opportunities.
|Getting Help at the Helpdesk
If you click on
"Help" from one of the official pages
off the main UNT Website, you will be taken to a
page that tells you how to get help on a variety
of things. The first item listed there is
"Computing Center Helpdesk," followed
by the statement: The place to go for help with
anything related to computing at UNT. That
statement is worth remembering.
a year or so we like to highlight UNT Websites
that are of interest to the campus community but
may have escaped your detection. .
|The Force is almost with
Dr. Hinkle-Turner is taking a break this
month from her General Access Lab feature to
share some news about another important aspect of
Student Computing Services here at UNT:
Click on the title above for an
information age laugh.
|Don't forget to
check out our monthly columns. This month's
programs in Quantitative Methods"
Have you ever thought of taking a summer
program at the University of Michigan or
in Europe? Every summer, RSS offers
financial support to UNT students to
attend the summer program held by the
Inter-university Consortium for Political
and Social Research (ICPSR). The
consortium offers a series of
quantitative methods courses being taught
by renowned researchers or scholars in
SAS Corner -- "IML
Workshop and IMLPlus" This article
introduces the latest development of one
of the SAS languages called Interactive
Matrix Language (IML).
Connection -- "We've
Arrived at Internet2" Starting on
March 30, 2001, the University of North
Texas was connected to Internet2. Right
here, in this column, you can learn the
technical significance of Internet2.
List of the
Month -- "TipWorld's
'Cool Web Site of the Day'" Find out about all the cool
sites you've been missing.
-- "Whats up with WebCT @
UNT?" Read the article and find out.
Courses -- Spring
Academic Computing Services (ACS) short
courses are over, but other learning
opportunities are still available.
IRC News --
Minutes of the Information Resources
Council are printed here when they are
available.The March 13, 2001 minutes are
included this time.
Activities -- New
employees, employees that have resigned,
employee awards and recognitions and
other staff changes are included in this