October is Cybersecurity Month!

Stop. Think. Connect. October is national cybersecurity month.

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and UCO’s Office of Information Technology wants you to stay cyber aware.  That is why we are hosting multiple events throughout the month to shed a brighter light on what we all can do to implement stronger security practices and raise community awareness.  Staying safer and more secure online . . .  read more

Happy New (Academic) Year!

The new academic year has begun and the Office of Information Technology (OIT) is here to help you be successful. We are available to provide support, answer questions, train, and provide you with all the tools you need to kick off a great new academic year. Our Back 2 School events are a great way to meet the team and get a head start.

Here are some . . .  read more

UCO OIT Brings Campus Communication to the Big Screens

Information on the UCO campus has entered the digital age. More than 300 new information displays have been installed in various buildings across campus. These new displays are effective on both small and large scales. Content management can occur in a centralized location, as messages – including information on emergencies and other campus alerts . . .  read more

New Online Central Tech Store Experience

Devices displaying the Central Tech Store new website

The Central Tech Store launched a new online shopping experience on Friday, May 10, 2019. The online store now provides easier access to the store’s entire inventory from your computer, tablet, or phone. Purchases made online can ship directly to your door or to the tech store for pick up. You can even request curbside pickup.

The Central Tech Store . . .  read more

6th Annual Chili & Baked Goods Cook-Off

You Cooking Competition Winners

Office of Information Technology 6th Annual Chili & Baked Goods Cook-Off in Support of the UCO Faculty/Staff Campaign

Once again, famous recipes were brought out of hiding and a competitive tension was in the air as the Office of Information Technology held a favorite event to support the UCO Faculty/Staff Campaign. This year’s event had a participation rate of over 66%. All money raised was specified for the Jan Douglas Scholarship fund.

Not only is the cook-off . . .  read more

ESPORTS AT UCO

eSports @ UCO

Esports has arrived at the University of Central Oklahoma. Esports or Electronic Sports is a form of competition using video games and connecting people from around the world through gaming. According to ESPN in their magazine’s June 22 Esports issue, “Esports is massive…and growing.” It is widely watched and played in Asia and Korea but . . .  read more

Top Hat is the Official UCO Supported Clicker/Polling System

Students on devices in the classroom.

Leverage your student’s devices to drive discussion, identify common misconceptions and get real-time feedback.

UCO recently announced Top Hat as the official UCO-supported classroom clicker/polling solution. A panel of faculty advisers, working with the Technology Resource Center (TRC), recommended Top Hat after an extensive evaluation of current solutions. The Top Hat toolset, available through the TRC, is a fantastic addition to the resources available . . .  read more

Cyber Security Month Is Here

Cyber Security, Digital Handshake.

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and UCO’s Office of Information Technology wants you to stay cyber aware.  That is why we are hosting multiple events throughout the month to shed a brighter light on what we all can do to implement stronger security practices and raise community awareness.  Staying safer and more secure online . . .  read more