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Career/Life 11.04.2016
11/03/2016 -
  1. Fall mixers promote social wellness

    Already 34 people have registered for the two fall mixers Cornell Wellness will pilot this November to provide opportunities for people to meet others...

Connect new devices to the Internet with caution
11/03/2016 -

Unfortunately, when it comes to connecting to the Internet, just because something is offered for sale doesn't mean it's secure out of the box. When connecting a new product to your home network, you may need to make it safe by changing default passwords or taking other steps to prevent the chance it could be taken over from the outside world.

On October 21, 2016, there was...

Wellness, parenting workshops 10.21.16
10/21/2016 -

Wellness/wellbeing workshops

Cornell Wellness pilots fall mixers as part of social wellness campaign
CU Social Wellness is a new campaign brought to you by Cornell Wellness and an ad hoc group from its advisory committee to promote ways for Cornell staff, faculty and retirees – including their spouses/partners...

TechTalk 10.27.2016
10/20/2016 -

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

We’re in the midst of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a time to review what we can do to stay safe online, protect our personal information and safeguard our computers against compromise.

Universities and their communities are well-advised to keep cybersecurity in mind. Between 2005-14, 727...

TechTalk on Symantec 10.7.16
10/06/2016 -

Support ending for Symantec Antivirus

If you’re relying on Symantec antivirus downloaded from a Cornell website to protect your personally owned computer from viruses and malicious software, you’ll need to switch to a new strategy soon. On October 21, Cornell support will end for the application, also known as Symantec Endpoint Protection, or SEP.

What...

Your Library Your Life
09/21/2016 -

Cornell University Library offers a wide variety of workshops designed to assist patrons in developing skills in library research, information management and computer applications. These workshops are free and open to registered Cornell students, faculty and staff. Below is the workshop offering for December 6, 2016.

Introduction to...
TechTalk
09/21/2016 -

Live online discussion on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) open to public

The massive open online course, “Science and Politics of the GMO,” is hosting a session on “How should we assess GMO’s?” The session will be held Sept. 23, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Risk assessment differs for different people of different standpoints; whether you work for Monsanto, a...

Career/Life 9.9.16: Wellness and eldercare
09/08/2016 -

Wellness

Meet the farmers
Meet the farmers from Just a Few Acres Farm, Sept. 12, noon-12:45 p.m., Lecture Hall 3, located on the first floor of the Vet Research Tower.
Learn about pasture-based livestock farming in action, and participate in Just a Few Acres’ meat and eggs CSA drop-off program at the Cornell Vet School...

TechTalk
09/08/2016 -

If you’ve installed Symantec Antivirus provided by the university on your personally owned computer, be aware that support for Symantec Antivirus will end on October 21. Trying to use it after that date will result in Symantec relying on outdated virus definitions, which won’t sufficiently protect your computer.

Instead, CIT can provide some free alternatives that will keep...

Career/Life 8.26.2016
08/25/2016 -

Healthy Aging Program - Tour and Potluck, August 26, from 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: A free guided walking tour led by Kevin Moss will be followed by an onsite potluck in the Guy Nearing Summer House, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Meet at the Cornell Plantations Nevin Welcome Center located at 1 Plantations Road. All affiliated with Cornell are welcome!...

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