New and Changing

Learn about upgrades, maintenance schedules, new services, and more.

LabShare Retirement

Tags: Updates | Security

LabShare will be retired on August 12 in order to encourage better data security. This network drive was used to store and share lab data and reports in the natural sciences. Read More

SPSS License Updates

Tags: Updates | Maintenance

At 10:00 PM on June 29, we will update SPSS licenses for the 2017 fiscal year. During this update, SPSS will be unavailable. Read More

Training Site Migration

Tags: Training

On June 30, training materials will move from to This will combine all Academic and Institutional Technology information and resources into one website. Read More

Phishing Alert | "jonathan.blanchard"

Tags: Phishing Attempts

Some employees recently received an email claiming to be a request for payment. The email includes a “drive link” to a payment form and asks the recipient to fill it out as quickly as possible. Read More

ThunderCloud Training Recommended Videos

Tags: ThunderCloud Services | Training

We recommend watching "PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations." This course will teach you how to use PowerPoint to create effective presentations that keep audiences interested and engaged. Read More

myWheaton Portal Upgrade

Tags: Upgrades | Security

On Monday, June 27, we will update the myWheaton portal to improve security, update the user interface, and enable single sign-on. Read More

Improvements to Spam Detection

Tags: Updates | Security

On Wednesday, June 1, we will adjust the spam detection for email addresses. This will lower the amount of spam sent by compromised accounts. Read More

Alertus Desktop Updates on College Macs

Tags: Updates | Maintenance

At 3:45 PM on May 26, we will update Alertus Desktop on College-owned Macs in order to ensure that these computers will receive prompt emergency notifications. This update will occur automatically. Read More

Powershell Update

Tags: Updates

At 3:30 PM on May 26, an update to Powershell and Microsoft .NET Framework will be installed on all College-owned Windows computers. Read More

Billy Graham Hall Power Shutdown

Tags: Maintenance | Network

On Tuesday, May 17, from 5:00 to 8:00 AM, there will be a power shutdown in Billy Graham Hall. During this time, some power lines in the building will be replaced. Read More


Tags: Phishing Attempts

Some students recently received an email claiming to be a job offer. The email gives some details about the position and asks the student to respond with some personal information if they are interested. Read More

Access Database Modernization

Tags: Updates | Maintenance

During the month of May, we will migrate some Access databases to new servers. This change is part of an effort to modernize our databases and retire redundant systems. Read More

Phishing Alert | "myWheaton Portal Re-Validation"

Tags: Phishing Attempts

Some students and employees recently received an email claiming to be from the IT Help Desk. The email warns the recipient of a security breach and asks them to follow a link and enter their username and password to re-validate. Read More

Phishing Alert | "Complete Your Verification!"

Tags: Phishing Attempts

Some employees recently received an email claiming to be from Chase Bank. The email tells the recipient that their account was restricted because of outdated information, and asks them to follow a link and update their information. Read More