Captioning service platforms available to support academic accessibility

April 14, 2020

Captioning makes audio and video content more accessible. As SUNY Oswego has shifted to alternative modes of teaching in recent weeks, more students than ever stand to benefit from the captioning of video content. To support faculty in the first weeks of their transition to online teaching, CTS offered captioning services for some newly generated videos.

Workshops for Online Teaching

March 10, 2020

CTS in conjunction with CELT will be offering workshops that outline the various options that are available to instructors on campus to use with online and distance learning. This includes Panopto, Blackboard, Blackboard Collaborate, Office 365, and Citrix.


Student Job Scam for Check Fraud Resurfacing

February 6, 2020

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Login Required for Adobe Creative Cloud Use in Labs

December 19, 2019

With a new Adobe Creative Cloud setup on campus, you will now need to login with your Laker NetID to use them in the computer labs on campus.

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Campus Adopts Grackle to Promote Universal Design in Google Docs

December 5, 2019

Recent initiatives on campus have focused on creating digital content all people are able to access easily and effectively using Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles.

Increase in Phishing Attempts on Campus

December 3, 2019

There has been an increasing number of phishing emails circulating throughout SUNY Oswego. As a reminder, a phishing email is a scam by which a person is tricked into giving their confidential information to a third party so they can use it for illicit purposes.

Creating Accessible Content

October 23, 2019

Digital content (documents, websites, videos, audio, etc.) is accessible if it is created in a way that people experiencing an impairment or disability—whether permanent, temporary or situational—can use it. When content is accessible it works with assistive technologies like screen readers, personal voice assistants (e.g. Siri, Alexa, etc.), speech to text, screen magnifiers, braille displays, keyboards, switches, etc.

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Use LinkedIn Learning for Free

October 22, 2019

Did you know that all faculty, staff and students at SUNY Oswego have access to LinkedIn Learning?

Accessibility Lunch and Learn Series

October 22, 2019

Please join us Tuesdays at 12:45pm in Penfield 123 for our Accessibility Lunch and Learn Series. Bring your lunch and join us for conversations on all things accessibility related.

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Two Free Movie Screenings Concerning Online Safety

October 7, 2019

As part of the National Cyber Security Awareness Month, CTS will be sponsoring two movies. Relax with some free popcorn while watching popular movies about cybersecurity. There is no cost for admission.

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