Volume 4 - Number 7 * July 2001

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A new service for persons with vision disabilities is now available on campus computers. Read all about it and also find out about a job opportunity in RSS.

Simeon Support to be Phased Out

Over the next year, starting September 1, 2001, support for the Simeon E-mail client will be gradually withdrawn. Details within.

The Force is just around the corner ... really!

The Smartforce Win2000 Webserver is currently in "testing production." More information inside.

Faculty/Staff NDS Directory Update

As was mentioned in a recent campus-wide E-mail message, the Campus Wide Networks Computing Team is currently working on updating some of the biographical account information stored in the campus NDS system. This article explains why this is necessary.

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 -- "An Introduction to Robust Measures of Location Using GNU S-Plus " This month soon-to-be-Dr. Rich Herrington demonstrates the use of robust estimators of location using the GNU S-Plus language, "R."

  • SAS Corner -- "SAS/Spectraview" Spectraview is a useful tool for exploratory data analysis and data visualization. Cool 3D animations!

  • The Network Connection -- "The need for speed" Dr. Baczewski discusses bandwith and alternatives to diailup modem technology.

  • List of the Month -- "WMOB: the wiretap network" Are you hooked on the Sopranos? If so, this site is for you.

  • WWW@UNT.EDU -- "The New UNT Website!" Just in time for the fall semester.

  • Short Courses -- Academic Computing Services (ACS) short courses continue this summer!

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

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