Express Ideas Visually with Microsoft Visio

January 17, 2018

Microsoft Visio logoHave you ever seen organization charts, process flow charts, or floor plans and wondered how they are created?

Extended Hours for the CTS Help Desk

January 16, 2018

Since the semester is fast approaching, the Help Desk will be holding extended hours for the following days:

Saturday, 1/20: 12 pm – 4 pm
Sunday, 1/21: 12 pm – 7 pm

As of Monday, 1/22, the Help Desk will return to our normal semester hours of:

Monday - Thursday: 8 am – 7 pm
Friday: 8 am – 4:30 pm

Electronic Document Accessibility Concerning Microsoft Word

January 11, 2018

Many people think of web pages when you talk about accessibility. But it’s not only the text, images and design of a web page that need to be addressed. Many forget about the abundance of electronic documents we have posted on the web and how those two can prove to be stumbling blocks as well for people using screen readers.

Here are some steps to make Word documents more accessible.

Remaining Technical Workshops Offered During Winter BreakOut

January 11, 2018

Every January, the CELT office puts together a schedule of great, varied workshops for the campus community to attend.  CTS contributes to Winter BreakOut with some of our own technical workshops.  Below is a schedule of the remaining ones being taught by CTS staff.

How to Setup Panopto in Blackboard

January 11, 2018

With the spring semester about to begin and faculty are working on putting together their courses, we thought it'd be a great time to remind you about our lecture recording service, Panopto, and how easy it is to implement into your course.

Beginners Guide to Web Accessibility

January 10, 2018

Many people have now come to realize how important it is to make all our web and digital resources accessible in order for all people to have equal access to all our content, not only because it’s the right thing to do, but also because it is against federal regulations. So if you are an editor on the Oswego web site, or handle a presence on social media, what can you do to make your content accessible?

CTS 2018 Winter Projects

January 3, 2018

Over the winter break and during winter semester, CTS will be working on a number of projects to improve technology for the campus.  From infrastructure improvements, classroom updates, computer lab upgrades, and security initiatives, we will be busy trying to improve teaching, learning, and business operations for all of our students, faculty, and staff.  If you have any questions related to these projects, please let us know.

Cold Weather Tech Tips

December 22, 2017

There’s no shortage of wind, ice, snow and cold in Oswego! Here’s a few tips to keep your tech toasty in a winter wonderland.

Get Ready for Online Courses Starting January 2nd

December 21, 2017

Are you taking a class over winter break?  If so, please note that classes officially start January 2nd.  All classes will be offered in Blackboard.  

Help Desk Winter Hours

December 20, 2017

Please note that the Help Desk has reduced hours for Winter Break. From December 18th to January 19th, we will be open from 8AM – 4:30PM, Monday through Friday, and closed on weekends. We will be closed Christmas Day (12/25/17), New Year’s Day (1/1/18) and Martin Luther King Day (1/15/18).