March 2023

From Training Sessions to Game Nights: NYU IT Events

Trivia nights, video game tourneys, Brightspace training, Data Services classes—NYU IT has a lot going on, virtually and in person. Check the NYU IT events calendar to find out what's coming up.

That's So Metal: LaGuardia Studio's New 3D Printer

LaGuardia Studio has two new 3D printers that can fabricate objects out of stainless steel and other metals. Learn more about them and what they can do.

Tips for Picking a Secure Password

Biometrics are becoming more popular, but passwords are still the first line of defense for many services. Here's some advice on creating a good one.

The IT User Satisfaction Survey Results Are In

More than 2,000 students, faculty, and staff took the 2022 NYU IT User Satisfaction Survey, sharing valuable input on IT services. Check out the results and how NYU IT is using them to better support you.

How Accessible Are Your Docs? Find Out with Grackle

Check and improve the digital accessibility of your Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides with Grackle add-ons. See the articles in the NYU ServiceLink knowledge base to learn how to install and use them.

Tax Season Is Cyber-Scam Season

From phone calls claiming to be from the IRS to phishing emails about being audited, tax season brings scammers out in force. Here are some tips on what to watch out for.