News & Events

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

Security and the Internet of Things (IoT)

October 24, 2018

Why Worry About the Internet of Things?

National Cyber Security Awareness Month Events Continue

October 22, 2018

National Cyber Security Awareness Month events continue and include two presentations by Microsoft.

Backups: Your Essential Plan B

October 10, 2018

Backups: Your Essential Plan B

Avoid being Hooked by a Phishing Scam

October 08, 2018

The email from your bank looked so convincing! The logo was right. The colors were right.

5 Mobile App Safety Suggestions

October 03, 2018

What would smartphones be without apps? Boring. Apps are what make smartphones so fun and even useful.

Lock Down Your Log In

September 25, 2018

Creating good passwords can be frustrating and time consuming.

5 Steps You Can Take to Reduce Spam

September 12, 2018

Having an email account and getting Spam are often synonymous.

Upcoming Tech Support in District House

August 29, 2018

Representatives from the Division of Information Technology (IT) will be at the District House during the beginning of the Fal

Learn More About Martha: GW's Virtual Agent Pilot Project

August 27, 2018

The Division of IT is exploring new ways to access the information and instructions you need to get the services you want, anytime you want them.

Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

August 21, 2018

Being a victim of identity theft can cause irreparable damage to your finances and your personal reputation.

Walk-Up Tech Support for Students Living on Campus

August 21, 2018

The Division of Information Technology will have in-person tech support available to assist incoming students living on campus (unless noted) with their technology needs at the following times and

Avoiding Risks When Banking Online

August 17, 2018

Online banking, it’s convenient as it is risky. With the power to do most banking transactions right from our digital device, it’s critical to protect our personal information.

Is It Time to Declutter Your Devices?

July 24, 2018

Do you have a “virtual junk drawer?” A smartphone full of apps you haven’t opened in months or emails you no longer need?

Ways to Back-up, Store and Share Your Files

July 14, 2018

Your data is important to us! When essays are due or when finals come around, we want to make sure your projects and files are safely backed up, plus easily accessible and shareable.

Being Social Media Savvy

June 20, 2018

We live in a digital age where once you post something online, it never goes away and every post comes with a risk.