Important COVID-19 Related Resource & Helpful Information Links

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Important COVID-19 Related Resource & Helpful Information Links

A MESSAGE FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES (ITS)


In order to reduce the potential spread of COVID-19, as of Monday, March 23, 2020, the ITS Help Desk walk-up window in the Tech Hub will be closed until further notice. We will continue to provide phone (607-777-6420) and email (helpdesk@binghamton.edu) support during our regularly scheduled hours. We also recommend logging in to ITS Self Service to submit your question and search the ITS main page or the Self Service Knowledge Base first, as you may save yourself time and find your answer there. 

UNIVERSITY UPDATED INFORMATION ON COVID-19


Check your Bmail, Dateline (faculty/staff), B-Line (students) and the links below on a regular basis. 

For helpful information on the virus and University Messages

Here you’ll find important information and messages from the University about coronavirus. Be sure to check this page regularly so you can stay on top of the most recent updates.

CORONAVIRUS 2019 (COVID-19) Updates and Related Stories

A Binghamton University website created for COVID-19 Updates

Visit the University Portal on a regular basis for updated information regarding COVID-19

When you go to log in to your my.binghamton.edu portal, you’ll see a blue or red banner with coronavirus-related information and links. Check these on a regular basis for important announcements and updates.

Binghamton University ITS Blog

For helpful information on working remotely/online learning and more...

A Week Three Message from President Harvey Stenger | Campus Resources

Subscribe to the Binghamton University Youtube page for updated messages from President Harvey Stenger.

 
ITS RELATED LINKS

Need a laptop or other tech tools?

In March, as we migrated to remote classes, the NYS PAUSE further confirmed the need for a pool of laptops. The SUNY System Administration, along with the Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT) and ITS has procured 200 HP laptops which are currently available for issuance to enrolled Binghamton University students who are facing challenges with their technology. Click the above link for more info.

 
Phishing Scams and Information Security

Make sure you review the latest phishing scams that are circulating posted on the Phish Tank and learn ways to avoid them.


Coronavirus Phishing Scams: Don't Take the Bait!

As fear about coronavirus ramps up, so do the number of cyberattacks and phishing scams. Read this blog post for information about the hoaxes going around and what you can do if you receive one.


Coronavirus Phishing Scams: An Update

In addition to the above link, read this blog post for continued updates on coronavirus-related phishing scams. 


Helpful IT Resources for Students Preparing for Online Classes

Transitioning to online learning is a big adjustment, but ITS is here to help. We’ve put together a list of helpful online resources students can use while learning remotely.


Off-Campus Working Alternatives

Faculty should review this blog post for a complete list of remote resources and how to use them. 


As of March 23rd Printing is Available in Limited Areas - updated 5/20

While classes are online, there are a few places on campus where you can still print. Visit this blog post regularly as it will be continually updated.


How to Prevent Your Zoom Meeting from Being Zoom-Bombed by Trolls

Unfortunately, with classes moving online, some Zoom meetings have been getting hacked or randomly disrupted by trolls. Read this blog post for important tips on keeping your Zoom meetings private and secure.


Stress Relief Tips for Keeping Your Calm During COVID-19 Quarantine

Feeling stressed? Read this blog post for some helpful tips on keeping your calm during the COVID-19 quarantine.

 
 
Stay up to date on the latest phishing scams by regularly reviewing the ITS Phishing page and Phish Tank. Received a phishy email? Report it to security@binghamton.edu.