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Faculty/Staff Technology Accounts (Email, Computers, Blackboard)
Faculty and Staff must first fill out and submit the ITS Computer Account Application Form. Your account will be created and you will be notified with a username and password to access it. IMPORTANT NOTE: Computer accounts are not to be shared with other users; when evidence of account sharing...
rating 04 Dec, 2018
Review a Portfolio Submission
If you are required, the provost will have added you to a Blackboard Organization named for the review you are involved in. You will find this in Blackboard, on either the My Eastern tab or the Community Tab, provided you still have the default My Organizations Module there. If you have removed...
rating 03 Dec, 2018
Course Evaluations
The course evaluation link is active for students in eWeb 21 days prior to the last day of classes and for 4 days following the last day of the term. To evaluate a course (students): Login to eWeb Self Service via Office 365 (Eastern Email): Article 21: Logging into SelfService (eWeb) Click...
rating 29 Nov, 2018
Requesting Software Installations in Offices, Computer Labs, and Classrooms
Note: The process below is for faculty and staff to request software purchases for Eastern owned devices. Faculty and staff who wish to obtain software for their personal devices should refer to Article 235: Purchasing Hardware and Software (Home Use). To Request Software Purchases and...
rating 26 Oct, 2018
Add Users to a Blackboard Course
Blackboard allows an instructor to add other users to their course who are not automatically added by registration. Log into your course. Expand the Users and Groups section on the Control Panel. Select Users Click Find Users to Enroll on the action bar, above the Search tool at the top...
rating 19 Oct, 2018
Password Management
Password Management: A. When a notification states your password is expired or will expire soon B. If your password was reset by the Help Desk C. To change a password that has not yet expired A. When a notification states your password is expired or will expire soon... change it by: ...
rating 16 Oct, 2018
Exporting your Data and Surveys from QuestionPro.com
To download a copy of your survey questions as a Word, PDF or HTML: Log into QuestionPro.com Click on the survey you wish to export. Under the Edit menu, click the Design tab. In the upper right-hand design menu click download. Select the type of file you wish. A report download pop-up...
rating 09 Oct, 2018
Smart Classroom Student Use Instructions
As a response to faculty requests to minimize login times at Smart Classroom lecterns, ITS has taken actions to relax DeepFreeze restrictions on all Windows computers in the nearly 70 Smart Classrooms on-campus. Note: This does not include lecterns in any of the computer labs. The trade-off...
rating 04 Oct, 2018
Lectern Console Quick Reference
These guides describe the basic use of the Media Lecterns in Computer Classrooms: Lectern Guide (Buttons) Lectern Guide (Touchscreen)
rating 04 Oct, 2018
Logging into SelfService (eWeb)
Access Self Service (eWeb) by first logging into the Office 365. You no longer need your Eastern ID and PIN. Accessing from the O365 portal page: Access SelfService (eWeb) through the Office 365 portal at http://portal.office.com/myapps If you are prompted to sign in, use your Eastern email...
rating 12 Sep, 2018
Web Publishing Accounts
Faculty and Staff that manage websites at Eastern have Wordpress accounts. They are not connected to any other account at Eastern. Account are acquired by contacting University Relations and requesting an account and a site to work on. Forgotten passwords can be recovered using the Forgot Password...
rating 06 Sep, 2018
Purchasing Hardware and Software (Home Use and On Campus)
Purchasing Hardware and Software Faculty requests for new hardware and software should be directed to the department chair. Requests are prioritized by the department chair and forwarded to the Dean's office. CIT offers consultation on technical issues related to potential purchases. Please note...
rating 05 Sep, 2018
Hiding a Blackboard Course or Term
Note: This process is to hide a course from your personal course lists. It does not hide a course from other participants. It only hides it from your list as a means of simplifying your list. Faculty who want to hide a course from students should follow the instructions in Article 503: Make a...
rating 05 Sep, 2018
Make a Course Unavailable in Blackboard
Faculty can make a complete course unavailable to their students while they build it, rather than make individual parts of it hidden. To do this follow the instructions at https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Courses/Course_Availability
rating 05 Sep, 2018
Reserving and Using Labs and Multimedia Classrooms
Scheduling The University uses the EMS Scheduling Software system. Any Eastern staff member, faculty member, or student can see the availability of spaces and request spaces by logging into the following web page: https://eschedule.easternct.edu/emswebapp/ If you are new to using EMS at Eastern...
rating 05 Sep, 2018
Adding Printers on Campus Using the Web Interface
IMPORTANT: These instructions are intended for use only with Internet Explorer on a PC. Adding a Printer: Navigate to http://printers.easternct.edu/ using Internet Explorer 11 (not Edge). Identify the manufacturer of the printer you are trying to add. It can often be found on the printer's...
rating 31 Aug, 2018
Installing Adobe Creative Cloud Applications
All university owned windows computers have the main Adobe Creative Cloud application installed, which manages the individual Adobe applications (Photoshop, Acrobat, etc.). However, due to the size, the standard Eastern package only includes some of the individual applications. If the...
rating 27 Aug, 2018
Student Z-Drives To Be Retired
Eastern is retiring the current student network file shares, known as the Z: Drive. The new default file storage system will be Microsoft OneDrive for Business. This move will not only provide greater accessibility and more granular recovery, it significantly increases storage for each student by...
rating 23 Aug, 2018
Eastern Alert (Emergency Notification)
The Connecticut State Colleges and Universities Board of Regents has purchased an emergency notification system which utilizes an off-site service to provide quick distribution of time-sensitive emergency messages to multiple devices selected by the subscriber (i.e. text messages, email, phone...
rating 22 Aug, 2018
Software Center - How To Self-Install Programs
The Software Center is a program on your PC that allows you to receive software and updates from ITS. It enables us to keep you up to date, and allows you to install certain software yourself. On a PC, click the Start Button Click All Programs Click Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Click...
rating 21 Aug, 2018
Copy a Blackboard Course
Every semester new blank Blackboard courses are generated by the system. If a faculty member has taught the course in a previous semester or has access to another course they want to copy material from, the following steps will copy the course from the old semester to the new one. NOTE: Leave...
rating 17 Aug, 2018
Eastern Connecticut State University Administration
Elsa Nuñez President William Salka Interim Provost/V.P. Academic Affairs James Howarth Vice President for Finance and Administration Walter Diaz Interim Vice President for Student Affairs Kenneth DeLisa...
rating 01 Aug, 2018
Counseling and Psychological Services
Interim Director: Bryce Crapser, Ph.D. Counselors: Marianne Ciardullo, LPC, NCC Acey Neel, LPC Andrea Pedraza, MSW, LCSW Mary “Peggy” Waszkelewicz, MA, Professional Counselor Brice Werner, MA, Professional Counselor Melissa Rapacciuolo, Administrative Assistant, (860)...
rating 01 Aug, 2018
Dining Services
Dining Services Office, (860) 465-5207 Joe Salvaggio, General Manager, (860) 465-5051 Catering Department, (860) 465-5052 Meal Plan Options The following meal plan options are available during the 2018-19 academic year. Meal plans are available to all registered students (certain restrictions...
rating 01 Aug, 2018
Division of Student Affairs
The Division of Student Affairs is responsible for many of the services provided to students and the Eastern community. Student Affairs offices are located throughout the campus. Office of Vice President for Student Affairs Walter Diaz, Interim Vice President ...
rating 01 Aug, 2018


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