Tutoring for IUB undergraduates has been difficult to navigate in the past. A recent drop in tutoring usage statistics led the Student Academic Center to seek out a better way to guide students to tutoring, academic coaching, and support courses that can help improve their grades and help them comprehend material across all courses.
Web Communications & Applications
The integration of Microsoft Teams to streamline OVPUE’s communication, organization, and file sharing is well underway. In October, Director of Information Technology Anesu Chaora introduced Teams on the blog including instructions for finding your files after the Box Entrusted migration and this two-minute video outlining Teams’ capabilities.
OVPUE IT’s IU Web Framework Images tool has been updated to help staff crop and compress more types of images for use not only on their departmental websites, but also on social media and wherever else you need a photo.
The Web and Applications team worked with the Hutton Honors Council Association to migrate their old site to a new server and redesigned the site to bring it into the IU Framework. The new website, hhca.indiana.edu was released on Tuesday, March 10.
For several months, OVPUE IT has been working with IU Corps to complete an application for collecting service hour data from students. IU Corps will provide marketing and programming support for the ongoing campaign once the tool is released. This tool uses a customized interface built on the Digital Campus team’s Rivet design system with… Read more »
OVPUE IT and OVPUE Records have been collaborating on a long-term project to replace the aging records database with a new system better integrated with IU’s Data Warehouse and accessible to both students and advisors for submitting forms and information. The new system will eventually house much of the data storage and processing functionality in… Read more »
OVPUE IT development intern Michael Abbot has completed an update for the IU High School Exam Requests Application. The new version of the application maintains all of the functionality of the previous application with three additions: Student contact information is now pulled directly from the IUHS Student Information System instead of being a separate data… Read more »
The OVPUE Data Reporting System continues to grow and be more integrated into the work of various units across OVPUE. The latest update to the system includes a visual and accessibility refresh with the Digital Campus team’s Rivet design system, as well as minor enhancements to help the data services and applications team navigate the… Read more »
The OVPUE website saw its last major revision in 2016 with its move to the OVPUE implementation of the IU Web Framework. During November and December of 2019, several key changes were made to better focus the website on the OVPUE mission and how its constituent departments support the various initiatives of the office. The… Read more »
In 2018, the Web and Applications team began working with the Center of Excellence for Women and Technology on a complex website redesign project. CEW&T has several custom website features and more content than most of the sites we’ve worked on, so the process took over a year and required a lot of hard work… Read more »