AI has its proper place in higher education, but it also presents challenges—especially to institutions like Wayne State University which own substantial amounts of sensitive data that is desirable to attackers.
Wayne State's two-factor authentication process was successfully updated on Saturday, Jan 14. Now all students, faculty, staff, and affiliate users can access secure IT systems and services more easily while maintaining a safe environment for their personal data.
Now eligible Wayne State University students can get discounted access to home internet thanks to the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), a benefits program from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that was created as an extension of the Lifeline Program and in response to shutdowns during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new, $1 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant awarded to Wayne State University, the University of Michigan and Merit Network will help provide the computational power necessary for researchers at all institutions in the state – and throughout the Midwest region – to pursue their science and introduce their students to advanced computational problem-solving.
To better support student success in the ever-evolving campus environment, Computing and Information Technology (C&IT) is installing laptop lockers—or secure storage lockers that charge and dispense rentable laptop computers—across main campus.
To improve the security of our systems and data, Computing and Information Technology (C&IT) is introducing multi-factor authentication for all Microsoft Office 365 applications, including Wayne State email.
After over 18 months of hard work from employees across Wayne State University, Phase 1 of the STARS 2.0 project launches on June 21, 2021, to replace Advising Works and create an improved user experience for undergraduate students and staff alike.
For almost five years, Detroit Hives has been working to turn vacant lots in the city into sustainable honeybee farms, and now the 501c(3) non-profit organization is officially in partnership with Wayne State University. T
The Sports Analytics Club Program (SACP) has honored Wayne State University Computing and Information Technology’s (C&IT) Director of Business Intelligence and Data Analytics, Carly Cirilli, as Woman of the Year in the category of University Advisor in Data Science.
The Wayne State University Student Tracking Advising Retention System (STARS) upgrade project is approximately 64% complete! The project is a collaboration between the Office of the Provost, Academic Affairs, and Computing and Information Technology (C&IT) — and will allow Wayne State to provide proactive and individualized student care that is coordinated across university schools, colleges, and departments.
As you check items off your shopping list, we ask you to remain mindful of how your online actions affect the entire Wayne State community. With virtual learning and working, scammers who gain access to your personal devices may also gain access to the Wayne State systems and services you use — and any data they house.
The Wayne State University Computing and Information Technology (C&IT) Information Security Office (ISO) has partnered with KnowBe4, a security awareness training provider, to educate the campus community about the security threats that target us.