News & Events

Stay up to date on all GW Information Technology news, updates and events.

GW IT to Update GW Wireless Network

May 27, 2020

GW Information Technology (GW IT) is committed to providing our GW community the best experience possible when connecting to t

Security Deposit Phishing Scam

May 18, 2020

GW Information Technology has received several reports of a new phishing scam targeting international students on campus.

Scam Email Reports

May 05, 2020

GW Information Technology (GW IT) is investigating reports of scam emails regarding

Backup Today

April 28, 2020

There is little more demoralizing than to spend a couple of all-nighters working on a paper, only to have it disappear in a hard drive meltdown.

Strong Passwords - They Aren't SO Hard to Create

April 21, 2020

After years—even decades—of educational articles urging us to use more secure passwords, people still use “password” as a password. Or “123456.” Yikes!

Is Everybody Happy?

January 06, 2020

That’s what GW IT would like to know, and with new technology partner Happy Signals, we aim to find out.

NextGen WiFi On Its Way

January 02, 2020

GW IT is updating the campuses

NOTICE: Android Device Vulnerability

November 20, 2019

GW Information Technology (GW IT) has been informed of a vulnerability with the camera app on a variety of Android devices.

Who is at risk?

Martha: Bringing AI to Life

October 16, 2019
The world of higher-education Information Technology is exploring new opportunities to take advantage of Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Self Service Upgrade to Windows 10

October 10, 2019

If you are still using Windows 7, the date is fast approaching when Microsoft will no longer provide security updates. That date is January 14, 2020. The time to upgrade is now.

EdTech Magazine Notes GW's Pioneering AI Effort

October 10, 2019
EdTech's Focus on Higher Education posted an article highlighting GW's efforts to enhance service and engagement through artificial intelligence (AI), represented by the MARTHA chatbot.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019

October 01, 2019

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a national effort to help everyone stay protected whenever and however you connect. Here is a complete list of events at GW during the month.

Schedule WebEx Meetings in Google Calendar

September 19, 2019
GW Information Technology (GW IT) will be activating the WebEx service to allow meetings to be set up in Google Calendar on Monday, September 23, 2019.

Warning: Fake Calendar Invites and Fake Transcript Email Scams at GW

August 27, 2019

There have been reports of members of the GW faculty receiving fake calendar notices arriving from other faculty members claiming that the Teaching Day event was cancelled.