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October Tech Tuesdays: Learn about Collaborative Instruction, Project Management, and Information Security

These 50 minute professional development sessions for faculty and staff are designed to provide you with resources to help you use technology more efficiently in your job (and possibly your life). All sessions will include time for Q&A. Collaborative Instruction in the Classroom Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m. Collaborative learning involves students working in...


Goodbye blueView. Hello myDrake.

As of tomorow morning, Sept. 20, blueView will no longer be available to campus. Start using the myDrake portal to access Banner Self Service (MyDUSIS), email, document sharing, and other key campus systems. Navigate to myDrake at my.drake.edu using your favorite browser today. And don’t forget to update any browser bookmarks or shortcuts. Not sure...


Multi-Systems Outage Update

ITS continues to work on the multi-systems outage. After hours support calls are now working as expected. The systems still being affected are off-campus connections to the service portal, Slate and ALEKS. Connections to these systems from on campus are operating normally. ITS is diligently working towards full resolution. We will provide updates and will...


Multi-Systems Outage

At 7:15 p.m. ITS was made aware of a multi-systems outage. This is affecting a number of campus systems including Slate and our IT service portal and is preventing our after-hours support calls from going through. ITS is diligently working towards a resolution. We will provide updates and will let you know when this outage...


After over 10 years, blueView is on its way out

After the launch of our new campus portal, myDrake, over the summer, we are ready to retire our current portal, blueView. blueView has been around for over 10 years, and as of Thursday morning, Sept. 20, it will no longer be available to campus. Beginning on Sept. 20 you will need to use the myDrake...


Update on Campus Email Phishing Attack

ITS staff has been working closely with impacted individuals to ensure the safety of campus and personal data. We are continuing to actively monitor our systems and block malicious messages. We ask, however, that you remain vigilant and report any suspicious emails that you receive. You can report emails by forwarding them to informationsecurity@drake.edu. When...