IT News

ARCS Team Presents Poster at Educause ELI Conference

May 6, 2019

The Academic and Research Computing Services (ARCS) team presented a poster titled, “Digital Humanities: Integrating Scalar into an Undergraduate American Studies Course” at the Educause ELI Conference on Feb. 21 in Anaheim, CA. The team investigated students’ experience using Scalar, an open-source scholarly publishing tool that can be used to create media-rich content, in LIT 179X Zora Neale Hurston: […]

Welcome Brad McCauley

January 31, 2019

Brad began working at Harvey Mudd in December in our Student Information Systems (SIS) team helping with SIS support and projects.  He came to HMC after a 12-year career with Apple, where he worked in inventory, troubleshooting, and leadership. He started troubleshooting computers in 1998, while working at a dial-up doing Internet tech support. He […]

Update on File Storage Services

January 17, 2019

Welcome to the New Year! This is the first of a series of updates about our goals for the 2018-19 year. File Storage (Infrastructure & Security, goal #2) One of our ongoing infrastructure goals is to migrate data storage from on premise systems to cloud systems. Why would we want to do that? There are […]

Service Reminders for Spring 2019 Courses

January 4, 2019

Sakai Spring 2019 Sakai course sites were created on January 10th and have been populated with faculty and students. If you have not yet requested your ubercourses, this would be a good time to do so. If you’re having trouble finding and organizing your sites in the new Home site, please read our Tips and Tricks […]

Fall 2018 update from the CIO

December 21, 2018

I hope that your Fall semester is winding down to a good end and that it was a productive one. Here at CIS we have had our heads down, working hard on a lot of different things, so I thought it was time to give you a Fall update. New Faces The best and most […]

Welcome Molly Reeves

October 22, 2018

CIS welcomes Molly Reeves, our new Information Technology Analyst. She recently earned a B.S. in Mathematics, minoring in Computer Science and Humanities. Molly is taking part in the Math-CIS service initiative that aims to streamline services offered to the Math department faculty and staff. During this initiative, she will be working closely with both departments. […]

Welcome Aashita Kesarwani

October 22, 2018

CIS welcomes Dr. Aashita Kesarwani in the Scientific Computing Specialist position Academic and Research Computing Services is delighted to welcome our new Scientific Computing Specialist, Dr. Aashita Kesarwani. Aashita recently graduated with a PhD in Mathematics from Tulane University and is an Indian Institute of Technology alumna. She is actively involved in the data science […]

Welcome Samantha Washington

October 22, 2018

CIS welcomes Samantha Washington in the Technical Analyst position. Samantha Washington is the newest member of our User Support Services Team.  She is originally from Illinois and attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign but has been living in California for the last five years.  She comes to HMC from the corporate world where she […]