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TechTalk
10/08/2015 -

Ever wonder which collaboration tool to utilize? A hands-on session Nov. 5 at 120 Maple Ave. will focus on when to use Skype for Business (Lync) versus WebEx, so you can use the most effective collaboration tool for the task at hand. Both tools are free for active faculty and staff, and Skype for Business (Lync) is free and available to students as well. Register now for a...

Two bowling opportunities and two reminders
09/24/2015 -

Bowling opportunites:

  • Get the Ball Rolling, open to all staff, faculty and retirees, will be held Oct. 13 at noon, Helen Newman Bowling Center. $5 per person covers pizza and bowling.
  • Employee Bowling Blast Tournament, Oct. 17, shifts at noon and 2 p.m., Helen Newman...
Tech training spotlight, Sept. 29
09/24/2015 -

Want to learn how to use the key components of the Microsoft Office OneNote 2013 application on a desktop, laptop, or Microsoft Windows 8 tablet device, when working in or away from the primary office or study environment?  Register now for the one-day OneNote 2013 class scheduled for Sept. 29. 

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Food and falls
09/10/2015 -

Preventing falls

“Fall is just around the corner, but falls shouldn’t be just around the corner for older adults,” said Jennifer Bennett of the Cornell University Wellness Program. While falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injury for people 65 years of age and older, they are not an inevitable part of aging, she said.

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Wellbeing programs
08/27/2015 -

Wellbeing programs are open to Cornell community members (faculty, staff, students, post-docs, retirees, and spouses/partners). They assist individuals with tools and strategies related to life transitions, caregiving, physical and emotional health, and flexible work practices.  For more information, contact wellbeing@cornell.edu. See also the...

Tech Training Spotlight
06/24/2015 -

Want to gain skills in Excel?  Whether you want to learn the basics, manage data, work with charts, pivot tables, or graphs, or create dashboards, there are basic, intermediate, and advanced classes available. Register now for either the two-hour workshops or four-hour classes on Excel 2013 scheduled for July 20 and 21, Oct. 7 or Dec. 3.

To receive training...

TechTalk
06/10/2015 -

New video: Traveling Internationally with Technology

When you travel internationally, years of hard work, your identity, and other Cornell data (including the identities of people you work with) are put at risk. But the great news is that you can take steps to protect data. See how in this five-minute video provided by the Cornell IT Security...

Tech Talk: IT@Cornell Community Conference June 25
05/28/2015 -

The IT@Cornell Community Conference will be held Thursday, June 25, in Bailey Hall. IT@Cornell is exploring the theme of “Connecting the Past, Present and Future” of technology. The morning promises high-impact, insightful, and interactive plenary sessions featuring four national leaders in...

Tech Talk: SharePoint
05/14/2015 -

Want to learn how to build a complete solution for branding a SharePoint site?

The SharePoint Online – Branding and User Interface Design course explains begin- ning branding features as well as underlying SharePoint branding technology with- in SharePoint Online. Register now...

Upcoming ornithology events
05/03/2015 -

Birds and blossoms            

In collaboration with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Cayuga Bird Club, Cornell Plantations is offering Friday morning bird walks at 8 a.m. in the Newman Arboretum, and Sunday wildflower walks 1 p.m. in Sapsucker Woods. Friday walks will be held May 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 (meet...

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