Category Archives: Current

5:00pm Duo login slowness

Duo is currently slow to authenticate.  The vendor is working on the problem and we will update this post when we know more. To: Students, Faculty, and Staff From: Erin Richardson, x2867 Questions: Computing Help Desk, LTS, x3333

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6/1 Branch libraries closing at 10am

On Friday, June 1, the branch libraries will close at 10am to celebrate Commencement. To: Everyone From: Veronica Brandstrader, LTS, x2171 More info: Karen Bohrer, LTS, x2127

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6/1 8am-noon Sakai unavailable

On June 1, 2018 (Commencement), Sakai will be unavailable from 8am to 12pm as we upgrade it to the next version, Sakai 11. Sakai 11 offers a number of improvements and bug fixes; the most noteworthy is a new way to manage your video e-reserves that will … Continue reading

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5/28 8AM Network Downtime

On Monday, May 28th at 8AM we will be performing some necessary maintenance on our Wireless Network. The campus wireless network will be down for approximately 30-60 minutes. In addition, the Stone-Davis wired network will be down for approximately 5 … Continue reading

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Phishing scam: “***Employment***”

The email address keeps changing, but the name has been Christopher Babbit throughout, the subject mentions ***Employment***, and the message has a Job Details.txt file attached that claims the person is from Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES)—of course, you shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Library Proxy Server upgrade in January

The Library’s proxy server authenticates Wellesley users, allowing on- and off-campus access to Library-paid e-resources. Our current proxy server is not keeping up with new browser technology, so we are migrating to a new proxy server called EZproxy this January. What … Continue reading

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Some Google updates

Google will begin rolling out a new login page beginning April 10: Your Wellesley Google Apps account will stay signed in until you sign out (click your profile icon in the top right and choose Sign out). If you use … Continue reading

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3/7 Next version of Firefox doesn’t support Java

On March 7, 2017, Firefox is scheduled to release version 52, which will no longer support Java plugins.  If you use Firefox for Banner ERP or other Java applications, you will need to download the Firefox 52 “Extended Support Release” (ESR) … Continue reading

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