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IT Division - Departments


Academic Technology

Academic Technology provides student computer labs, faculty support for instructional technology, support for the Blackboard system, assistance to departments running specialized computer labs, Technology Resource Center, and technology training for WKU faculty, staff, and students.

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Communication Technologies

The Communication Technologies Department provides and maintains a comprehensive voice and video communications system utilized to service the needs of Western Kentucky University faculty, staff, students, and correspondents.

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Enterprise Applications and Programming

Enterprise Applications and Programming provides programming services for many of the administrative systems on campus such as: Banner, BSR, TopNet, InfoView, and OU Campus.  Our staff of application programmers and web developers are committed to serving your technology needs and providing enterprise programming services.

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Enterprise Systems

Enterprise Systems provides help with most of the systems on campus such as: email, web, Banner, etc.. Our dedicated staff of system administrators, database administrators, security administrators, and operation personnel are committed to serving your technology needs and providing system services, training, and technical support.

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Technical Support Services

Technical Support Services is dedicated to serving the Western Kentucky University community by providing technology support to all faculty, staff, students, alumni, and affiliates. The department makes every effort to provide high quality services necessary to meet the strategic goals of the University.

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Office of Chief Information Technology Officer

The Information Technology Division will continue to place specific emphasis on the use of information technology in student learning, faculty teaching, and staff productivity.

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IT Support Standards

WKU's Technical Support Services department has published the IT Support Standards for faculty and staff. Please read the article for a link to the website.

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Systems Status

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Upcoming Training

Date Time Title
8/279:30amBlackboard New Instructor Workshop
9/12:00pmBlackboard New Instructor Workshop
9/99:30amChanges in Managing Blackboard Assignments

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