News & Events

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

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.All staff, faculty, student and affiliates usi

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.

GW IT Welcomes You to Fall Semester 2019

August 16, 2019

GW Information Technology will have in-person tech support and information about its services available to students at the following times and locations:

Warning: Email & Phone Scams at GW

May 15, 2019
GW Information Technology has received reports of both email impersonation and phone scams.  
 
Email Impersonation: 

Popular messaging app, WhatsApp Confirms Vulnerability - Provides Patch

May 15, 2019

WhatsApp, the popular Facebook messaging app, recently reported a vulnerability which could have exposed users to malicious sp

ITSC Walk Up Closed 5pm July 11 - Noon July 15

May 15, 2019

Due to the planned power shutdown in the Academic Center, the ITSC Walk Up, located in B102 of the Academic Center, will

Coming Summer 2019 - Change to GWeb Login

May 10, 2019

Logging into GWeb will soon become easier.

GW to Implement Telephone Dialing Change

March 29, 2019

Beginning April 1, 2019, when placing a telephone call from a campus phone to an off-campus or non-GW phone number, it will be required to dial “8” instead of “9” prior to t

Encryption - Not just for Super Spies

March 18, 2019

There was a time when the word “encryption” called up images of secret messages sent by undercover agents to

Have you met Lynda?

February 16, 2019

Lynda.com, that is.

GWid v. Net ID

February 13, 2019

No, it isn’t a new blockbuster superhero movie.

Data Privacy Day

January 16, 2019

Data Privacy Day is an international effort held annually on January 28th to create awareness about the importance of re

No Vacation for Cybersecurity

January 14, 2019

It’s time to take off and join approximately one hundred million of your closest friends for a summer vacation.

Backup Your Semester

January 14, 2019

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.

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