Volume 4 - Number 5 * May 2001

RSS Matters

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The Network Connection

List of the Month


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Dr. Norval Pohl was named UNT's 13th President on October 15, 2000 and at 3 p.m. on May 4, 2001 he was inaugurated -- live, and on the Internet. That's right, as the inauguration was taking place in the Coliseum, streaming audio and video was being sent out over the Internet. Read all about it ...

Summer Computing Hours

The hours for Computing Center-managed facilities during May Mini-mester and the summer are included in this article as well as links to Websites associated with those facilities.

Do you have something to sell?

GroupWise E-mail spam continues to be a problem. Several times last month messages were sent out reminding GroupWise users that violations of the guidelines listed in this article will be handled by the Vice Presidents and/or Deans of the respective departments.


Which lab do you think is featured this month?

Renew PRAS Accounts for Summer

If you purchased a Premium Remote Access Service subscription for the spring semester -- or had paid through the spring -- and you want to keep it, you will need to renew it. You may also need to take action to ensure the continuation of your UNT Internet Account, under certain circumstances. Details for renewal of both these services can be found in this article.

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 -- "Hints for SPSS: Syntax and Inserting Charts/Tables into a document " The latest version of SPSS now available from Research and Statistical Support is 10.07 for Windows and 10 for Mac users. This article covers some different ways of using it.

  • SAS Corner -- "HTMLizing your SAS charts and maps" Read this article to learn some really cool map and chart tricks.

  • The Network Connection -- "But is it Spam?" The topic of Spam is an emotional one for many people, including GroupWise users here at UNT.

  • List of the Month -- "Pollen.com" If you're like everyone else in North Texas, your allergies are acting up. This month's featured Website, Pollen.com, won't cure your problems but it may make them easier to live with.

  • WWW@UNT.EDU -- "Do you know what your source code is up to?" Maybe you'd better find out . . .

  • Short 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 April 17, 2001 minutes are included this time.

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