IS&T Hosts 2016 Technology Fair

2016 IS&T Tech Fair

Information Services & Technology will be hosting its second Technology Fair on Monday, April 4 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in George Sherman Union’s (GSU) Metcalf Hall. This free event, open to…

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Border Protection Infrastructure Upgrade

Cybersecurity is an important priority at BU, and the University is making a significant investment in new network perimeter firewall technology that will help keep our campus safe. What will this…

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TechQual+ Survey Results

For the fifth time, Boston University participated in the TechQual+ survey, which is used across a number of higher education institutions, provides valuable insights on the technology…

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BU Telephone System Replacement

IS&T will be replacing telephones on the Charles River campus with new Cisco phones as part of a Boston University initiative to modernize services. The project involves over 11,000 phone lines and will take…

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Tech Tips

Excel’s AutoFill and Flash Fill features will save you time

Sometimes you need to enter a lot of repetitive information in Excel, such as dates, and it can be really tedious. But the AutoFill feature can help. Or say you have information in Excel that isn’t formatted the way you need it to be, and going through the entire list manually to correct it is daunting. In this case, Flash Fill (a new feature in Excel 2013) can do the work for you.  Be sure to check out these helpful video tutorials and learn more about these tremendous time savers.

IS&T Staff Profile

Meet Jim Moran


With each publication of the Tech Times newletter, we like to give Faculty, Staff and Students the opportunity to get to know a member of the IS&T Staff. In the Spring issue, we profile one of the IT Help Center’s newest Lead Client Support Specialist, Jim Moran.

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