• Classroom Technology Changes, Additions and Upgrades
  • Computer Lab Updates
    • All Windows labs now have Windows 7 and Office 2010
    • All Mac labs now have Office 2011 for Mac
    • All labs now have Adobe Creative Suite 5.5
    • New computers installed in LH 149, FC 148, FC 248, AU 011, JH 304 and IL 119
    • Computer lab information: http://www.butler.edu/it/labs
  • Wireless is Now Faster and More Secure – Name Changed to BU Secure Wireless
  • BUfiles Upgraded to Improve Speed and Stability
  • Mini Display Port to VGA Adapters are Now Available in All Classrooms
    • These adapters make connecting a Mac to a classroom projector quick and easy
  • New Panopto Class-Capture-Ready Rooms Now
    Available
    • Microphones were added to make class capture easier in these rooms: PB 015, PB 202, PB 212,
    • AU 302, JH 312, JH 340, JH 370, JH 372, IL 007 and the Hinkle west classroom
    • Cameras and microphones were added to: JH 041, JH 043, JH 141 and JH 220
    • Panopto information: http://www.butler.edu/center-academic-technology/panopto
  • iPads Available for In-Class Use
    • Faculty members may request a cart of 20 iPads in order to experiment with mobile technology in the classroom or studio
    • Contact the Center for Academic Technology to request a cart and to talk with staff about how faculty integrated iPads during the ‘10 – ‘11 academic year
    • Contact Information: http://www.butler.edu/it/cat
  • Jordan Hall 048 Expanded to Include Collaboration and Conversation Spaces
    • This faculty and staff development space now has more soft seating, collaboration spaces, and other enhancements to support dialogue around teaching and learning with technology
    • Faculty are encouraged to drop by and chat with their peers, Center for Academic Technology staff, and Information Commons students
    • JH 048 also includes a rich media resource area which is available to students, faculty and staff. This area is
      great for working on projects that require higher-end audio and video editing capabilities.
    • Information about JH 048:
      http://www.butler.edu/center-academic-technology/center-for-academic-technology/facilities
  • College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Physician Assistant iPad Pilot
    • PA1 Students in the Physician Assistant program will use iPads and laptops this fall in place of a tablet computers
    • The pilot will examine the effectiveness of this new mobile technology and it’s increasing integration into the field of health sciences
  • Office 2010 for Windows and Office 2011 for Mac Available for Faculty and Staff
  • “New to Technology at Butler” Resource for Students, Faculty and Staff
    • Quick start videos and other resources were created to introduce newcomers to the IT services available to members of the Butler community
    • Get started by visiting: http://www.butler.edu/it/new-to-bu
  • Inexpensive Color Printing Coming Soon for Students in Irwin Library

IT Help is Just a Call or Click Away

  • The IT Help Desk provides a single point of contact for the technology needs of Butler students, faculty and staff. Connect with the Help Desk by phone, email, on the web, or stop by the Holcomb Building room 315.
  • Phone: (317) 940-HELP
  • Email: helpdesk@butler.edu
  • On the Web: http://www.butler.edu/it/help
  • Walk In: HB 315

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