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Zzusis open forum offers demo of record system

PULLMAN — A zzusis open forum is scheduled for noon on Thursday, May 26, in Lighty 405. It will be available via videoconference at WSU Spokane-SAC 415, WSU Tri-Cities- TWST 209, and WSU Vancouver-VCLS 117.   The forum will provide a demo of the Campus Community module set to go-live in June.  Campus Community, also known […]

Prof. named editor of premier journal

PULLMAN – The Department of Information Systems in the WSU College of Business has recently announced that Professor Joseph S. Valacich has been appointed as a senior editor for Management Information Systems Quarterly (MISQ). As one of the premier journals for the discipline of Information Systems, MISQ is in many respects considered the flagship journal […]

Supplemental budget request itemized

Following is an overview of the WSU Supplemental Budget Request for 2008, approved Sept. 28 by the WSU Board of Regents. Operating Budget • Under funding of salary increases               $1,388,000 The 2007 Legislature mandated special salary increases for state employees.  Systems or formatting problems with our data caused many of our job titles for bargaining unit, […]

New leader at technology entrepreneurship institute

TRI-CITIES, Wash. – WSU Tri-Cities professor Nancy Ashley of the information systems department has been named director of the Institute for Technology Entrepreneurship.Ashley is an associate professor of accounting and business law at the Tri-Cities campus.Established earlier this year as a cooperative endeavor of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, the WSU College of Business and Economics […]

Switch from MeetingMaker to Exchange Nov. 16-18

MeetingMaker has been the generally available scheduling system at WSU for about 10 years, but it is near the end of its useful life. In an effort to provide “universal scheduling and collaboration tools across the entire university,” Information Systems is providing Microsoft Exchange accounts for general use by faculty, staff, graduate and professional students.The […]

Move will integrate e-mail, calendar, contact program

A project that ultimately could unite computer users universitywide under one integrated e-mail, calendar and contact program is under way and gaining momentum. The project is designed to improve electronic messaging, encourage collaboration and provide a seamless, integrated, intuitive, communication system to all departments. This project, titled CONNECT!, centers around the launching and expansion of […]