Volume 4 - Number 2 * February 2001

RSS Matters

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The Network Connection

List of the Month


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Due to recent changes required after the upgrade to new DS3 lines at UNT, previous DNS (Domain Name Server) entries are no longer valid. Read all about it!

Can you Excel?

We frequently get requests from people for Microsoft Excel training. Unfortunately, at this time, Academic Computing Services is unable to offer instructor-led training on this topic. We can, however, provide you with some training alternatives.

Faculty Evaluation Processing Tips

Some helpful tips are provided to help you prepare your department’s evaluations for processing by Data Entry.


Which lab do you think is featured this month?

Free Software on Campus: Something for Nothing?

This is the text of a paper being presented at EduTex in San Antonio on February 23.

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 -- "Bits and Tips, plus more free stuff" The title says it all . . .

  • SAS Corner -- "Graph-N-Go" How to get the most out of SAS/GRAPH Version 8.

  • The Network Connection -- "Napster, the RIAA, Microsoft, and the new Intellectual Kingdom" Those wacky kids at the RIAA are in the news again. Dr. Baczewski's has his own ideas about this matter.

  • List of the Month -- MedicAlert® and the Alzheimer’s Association’s Safe Return Program. We don't normally like to promote fee-based services in the "List of the Month" space, however this month's lists provide such valuable services that their fees seem negligible compared to their potential for saving lives -- maybe even yours or your loved ones.

  • WWW@UNT.EDU -- "Need Statistics for Your Website?" This month brings a new Campus Web Administrator, new Web servers, software and support of a new Web publishing protocol.

  • Short Courses -- Spring Academic Computing Services (ACS) short courses and other learning opportunities are covered here.

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

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