ICT Newsletter Apr. 2014

  • GoPro3WhiteSole Source Agreements
  • Checkbox Server Shutdown
  • Maxwell Staff Focus: Norma Shannon
  • Emerging Technology: GoPro Hero 3+ Video Cameras
  • Student Focus: ICT Work Study
  • The Global Collaboratory: Event Support and Media Production
  • Tips and Tricks: The New Outlook Web App
  • ICT Staff Focus: Spring and Summer Plans
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Accessibility in Maxwell

Accessibility in the Global Collaboratory (Eggers Hall 060) was certainly a consideration during the renovation a few years ago.

Features of the Global Collaboratory  Include:

Global Collaboratory


  • Ramp from the hallway down to the presentation area
  • Widened row of desks at the hallway level for wheelchair access
  • Wireless microphones for in-room voice amplification
  • Wireless assisted listening earbud devices
  • Wireless keyboard and mouse for computer access
  • Adjustable height teaching station
  • Lowered touch-panel system for control of room devices

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Video Captioning

Maxwell ICT can assist you in captioning your YouTube videos.  We use CaptionSync which is third-party service providing automated captioning. [clearboth]

Please note:  This is NOT a free service.

If you are interested, please email GC@maxwell.syr.edu to learn more about the cost for this service.

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SU Copyright Guide

In an effort to raise awareness of the importance of Copyright here at SU, please take a moment to review the information on the SU Copyright & Information Policy Office web site.

This web site serves as the home of SU’s Using Copyrighted Works in Teaching: A Guide for Syracuse University Faculty. This manual is created to help members of the Syracuse University community legally use a variety of protected works for curricular purposes.

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Annual Report 2012 – 2013

Summary of the Year

ICT accomplished all of its goals for the 2012-2013 fiscal year. Our top priority and most important accomplishment is our continued success in providing high quality, reliable service and collaborative support to our community. Major milestones for the year included the completion of the production server and data migration to the Green Data Center on South Campus, computing and research support for the new Aging Studies Institute, and the continued security and computing support for the FAIR Health project.

This year, ICT’s technology initiatives included the deployment of the LTN video system with broadcast quality capability, completion of the technical and programming areas of the new Maxwell website, and Salesforce.com development.

Annual Report 2012 – 2013

New to Maxwell?


Having a reliable computer is essential for students to work, communicate, and collaborate while attending the Maxwell School.

The Maxwell School has wireless access points throughout the building giving the school 100% wireless coverage. We have many resources available for our students and encourage people to visit our Help Desk in 034 Eggers Hall (M-F, 1-3) to get assistance with taking advantage of these resources. Continue Reading