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  • Jubilee Tour 1936

    1936 Luther College Concert Band Tour Documentary to Premiere

    November 8, 2013 at 1:01 pm

    The Luther College Archives will host the premiere of a new documentary telling the story of the Luther College Concert Band tour to Europe in 1936 on Friday, November 22nd.  Read more...

  • JoliOS

    User Services Meeting - 11/4/13

    November 4, 2013 at 4:39 pm

    At this week's User Services team meeting, topics included: JoliOS Demonstration, IT Risk Management Update, Removal of Public Html Sites, New Faculty and Staff LIS Visits, LIS Software Server Update, and GoPrint Updates.

  • Network Upgrade

    Sampson Hoffland 1st Floor Wireless Fixed

    November 3, 2013 at 6:45 pm
    The Sampson Hoffland 1st Floor Wireless is now Fixed.  Read more...

  • iGoogle

    iGoogle (aka Norse Start Page) Retired Nov 1, 2013

    November 2, 2013 at 10:49 am

    As promised, Google did retire iGoogle on Friday, November 1, 2013. Per their website, "We originally launched iGoogle in 2005 before anyone could fully imagine the ways that today's web and mobile apps would put personalized, real-time information at your fingertips. With modern apps that run on platforms like Chrome and Android, the need for something like iGoogle has eroded over time."  Read more...

  • Org Chart July 2013

    Notes from LIS Council - 10/30/13

    November 1, 2013 at 3:39 pm

    LIS Council is the leadership team within LIS.
    As a fifth Wednesday there were no scheduled operational reports
    . Among the topics discussed this week were Password Management, Open DNS, and Summer Faculty Workshops  Read more...

  • OS X Mavericks

    OS X Mavericks and Luther Workstations

    November 1, 2013 at 2:09 pm

    On Oct 22, Apple released their newest operating system, Mavericks (OS X 10.9). In a change from past practices, Mavericks was released as a free upgrade for any computer running OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), 10.7 (Lion), or 10.8 (Mountain Lion).

    At this time, LIS will *not* be installing Mavericks on any Luther owned workstations. This includes Faculty and Staff and Lab workstations.  Read more...

  • GoPrint

    GoPrint is working again.

    November 1, 2013 at 8:09 am

    UPDATE:  8:15AM - GoPrint is back up and working.  If you experience any issues, please call the LIS Technology Help Desk at ext.1000.

    Friday, Nov 1st - 8:10AM - GoPrint is not working currently.   Read more...

  • Do Not Open Email

    Phishing Email

    October 31, 2013 at 11:46 am

    The LIS Technology Help Desk has been informed of a phishing email being sent out. That email is a phishing scam. It is not from the Help Desk or anyone in LIS. If you have responded, please change your password immediately at  Read more...

  • Airserver

    AirServer Installed in Select Spaces

    October 28, 2013 at 4:27 pm

    LIS is pleased to announce that AirServer is available in select classrooms/meeting spaces on campus. For more information please visit  Read more...

  • Network Upgrade partially unavailable

    October 28, 2013 at 3:56 pm

    Oct. 28th 3:55PM: There is currently a known service disruption to Network systems is working to restore service to the website.

  • 10/29/13 5:00PM Network outage in Dieseth fixed.

    October 26, 2013 at 6:48 am

    Dieseth Network problems.... 

  • A view of Preus Library at dusk.

    Late-Night Study Hours Now in Effect in the Library

    October 25, 2013 at 1:29 pm

    Extended study hours now offered in the library! Thanks to the efforts of Campus Safety & Security and LIS, the library's main floor now remains open for general study until 1 a.m. Sunday-Thursday.  Read more...