Category Archives: Internet

6/12 4-6am Wired/wireless connections unavailable

Next Mon, 6/12, 4-6am, per Facilities, there will be a campus-wide electrical power shutdown. During this time, there will be no reliable wired or wireless data network connections on campus. The Green Hall Computer Room will have electrical backup running, so … Continue reading

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3/30 6-10am Electricity off in PNE/PNW

Due to construction work, electricity will be off in Pendleton East and West on Thurs, Mar. 30, 6-10am. Wired and wireless connections will be unavailable in the building. All building services should be restored by 11am. To: Faculty, staff, students … Continue reading

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2/22 8pm Wellesley Guest wifi connection blip

If you’re on-campus tonight (Wed, Feb. 22), you may notice an interruption in service at 8pm if you’re using Wellesley Guest for your wifi connection. It should be brief, and you can rejoin. Better yet, if you’re a member of … Continue reading

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2/1 9:10am Noticeable improvement in internet

Seems like most of the problem has cleared (fingers crossed). 8:50am The issues are beyond the campus network, affecting the east coast. We’ll update when we know more or it’s resolved. 8:30am Internet slowness reported. To: Everyone From: Veronica Brandstrader, LTS, … Continue reading

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If you experience internet slowness today…

There’s a large scale attack on internet infrastructure that is affecting some websites, including Twitter, Spotify, Airbnb, Visa, and others. The attack was against a company named Dyn.com that’s involved in Domain Name Systems (DNS) that translate website URLs into … Continue reading

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8/31 5:30pm Internet back on south side of campus

Internet has been restored. 4:30pm Due to a burst water pipe, internet is out in Homestead, President’s House, Waban, Cheever, French House, and Motor Pool. It’s being worked on, and we’ll post again when the problem has been fixed. To: Faculty, staff, … Continue reading

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8/24 9:30am Wired/wireless connections okay

The small number of reported issues have been resolved. 8:30am We’ve had a few reported issues connecting to the internet — we’re looking into it and will post an update soon. To: Faculty, staff, students From: Veronica Brandstrader, LTS, x2171 More info: … Continue reading

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7/7 10:30 Wifi issues in SCI resolved

If you have any further issue with wifi, please contact the Computing Help Desk. 10am We’re looking into it. To: Faculty, staff, students More info: Computing Help Desk, x3333 or 781.283.7777, helpdesk@wellesley.edu From: Veronica Brandstrader, LTS, x2171

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5/31-6/9 Short internet interruption in res halls & sm bldgs

There will be a 10-15 minute internet interruption in various residence halls and small buildings between Tues. 5/31 – Thurs. 6/2 and Mon. 6/6 – Thurs. 6/9. Maintenance is planned beginning mid-morning throughout the day. We are putting together a … Continue reading

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10/9 3:45pm Wellesley Secure wireless is back

If you’re using Guest or EDUROAM, you can switch back to Wellesley Secure. 2:50pm While the issue with Wellesley Secure is being worked on, you can connect to Wellesley Guest or EDUROAM. Both of these are essentially outside connections, so you … Continue reading

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