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LISTSERV: Improving Email Notifications

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In January 2017, LISTSERV will come to Wheaton College. LISTSERV is a mailing list service that will replace the current system of email notifications. LISTSERV is being launched as part of the new Internal Digital Notification Policy.

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Conference Now to Replace Meet-Me

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Beginning January 3, 2017, Conference Now will replace Meet-Me as the College's conference calling service. Both Meet-Me and Conference Now are currently available while Meet-Me is phased out.

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Classroom Firmware

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From October 17 through 19, we will update the firmware for the media controller in about 20 classrooms across campus. This update will reduce the number of audio issues in these classrooms.

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New Exam Processing System

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Remark will replace Scantron as Wheaton's exam processing system starting in the Fall 2015 semester. Remark is used to automatically grade tests using optical mark recognition or "bubble" testing.

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New Communication Tool for College Employees

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During the last week of July 2015, Skype for Business will be installed on campus PCs and Microsoft Lync will be installed on campus Macs. These programs will be the College standard for instant messaging and online audiovisual conferencing.

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