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November 27, 2023

Hi One IT Community,

The Research, Teaching, and Learning Classroom Technology team invites you to join us at the brand new Learning Spaces Community of Practice—network with like-minded colleagues in the UC Berkeley audio/visual and videoconferencing areas. Please feel free to spread the word to others who may be interested in joining and shaping this community.

When: Tuesday, Dec. 5 | 11:00 a.m.
Where: 177 Stanley

November 20, 2023

The shopping season is a time for giving and joy, but it's also a time when cybercriminals are on the lookout for unsuspecting victims. With more of us shopping online even more than before, it's important to be aware of the risks and take steps to protect yourself and your data.

November 16, 2023

Every year in November, Black tech professionals from all over the world come together to share experiences, recruit talent, learn about new technologies, and hear from leaders in the industry. 

Dear Campus Community,

We write to announce a new campus website, the Berkeley Support Portal  (“Supportal”). This website is designed for everyone in our campus community — undergraduates, graduate and professional students, postdoctoral appointees, staff, faculty and other academic appointees, visiting scholars, visitors to campus, volunteers, and anyone else who has a connection to UC Berkeley. 

November 15, 2023

November 8, 2023

One IT Colleagues,

The Digital Accessibility Program (DAP) is excited to announce the launch of our accessibility workshop series! Sessions will take place every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 - 11 a.m. starting next week through the end of the year. Each virtual session will begin with 20-minute presentations on the topics listed below, followed by open office hours with our accessibility specialists. Bring your accessibility questions!

November 2, 2023

Dear One IT Community,

We are excited to share the third quarter report for the One IT Student Leadership Program. Here’s what you will find in this report: 

October 30, 2023

Hello, One IT community,

As of October 30, 2023, incoming faculty, staff, and eligible affiliates will need to request a Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise license, similar to Adobe, to ensure access and manage costs by campus. 

Dear Campus Colleagues,

With the November/December/January holiday season just around the corner, we are writing today to share an outline of service impacts that the UC Berkeley campus may experience related to some of our divisions operating on a modified schedule and/or closed during certain periods. Consistent with previous years, we want to allow staff the opportunity to take accrued vacation time, rest, rejuvenate, and ramp up for 2024.

October 27, 2023

Many IT facilities and services will be closed or operating on modified schedules during the fall and winter holidays with curtailment from Monday, Dec. 25, 2023, through Friday, Jan. 5, 2024. Most offices will be closed and services will not be available unless otherwise noted below. 

October 16, 2023

Berkeley News

The University of California, Berkeley, is teaming up with NASA's Ames Research Center and developer SKS Partners to create research space for companies interested in collaborating with UC Berkeley and NASA scientists and engineers to generate futuristic innovations in aviation, space exploration and how we live and work in space.

We hope you can join us for this year’s One IT Halloween SpooktacularThis fully virtual event will be held on Oct. 31 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.mPST, including games, contests, and prizes!

October 13, 2023

UC IT Blog

This week, Wes Johnson, executive director Campus IT Experience, UC Berkeley, received the EDUCAUSE 2023 Rising Star Award in recognition of his “collaborative and creative approach to problem-solving, stellar interpersonal and communication skills, dedication to personal and professional growth, and commitment to advancing DEI-focused hiring practices,” according to EDUCAUSE. 

October 10, 2023

October 9, 2023

To our student community,

We are pleased to announce, starting today, students can update their CalCentral account to provide the following:

October 3, 2023

UC Berkeley College of Computing, Data Science, and Society

Leaders from academia, government and industry met last week to discuss how AI will change the in-demand skill sets of tomorrow.

September 30, 2023

The Berkeley IT Information Security Office (ISO), working with a cross-campus group of IT professionals, has developed a proposed revision to the campus Minimum Security Standards for Electronic Information (MSSEI). The MSSEI defines minimum security standards for all UC Berkeley institutional information and IT resources. This update, the first substantive update since 2012, incorporates elements from UC’s systemwide Electronic Information Security Policy, IS-3, and brings the standards into alignment with current industry best practices.

September 29, 2023

By Jeane Blunt. Amid the fun and excitement of UC Tech 2023: Resilient, Rising, and Reinspired, members of University of California Women in Technology (UC WIT) gathered in a packed room of nearly 100 attendees, to share insights, experiences, and advice for navigating the tech career landscape. 

UC IT Blog

On September 13, 2023, renowned computer scientist and author Jaron Lanier, addressed tech enthusiasts and UC Berkeley faculty, staff and students. 

UC Berkeley College of Computing, Data Science, and Society

Leaders from academia, government and industry met last week to discuss how AI will change the in-demand skill sets of tomorrow.