Information, Technology & Consulting

Staff Profile: Rick Nadler, Web Support Specialist

Rick Nadler is a Web Support Specialist in Dartmouth Computing's Web Services. Rick has worked at Dartmouth for two years, starting as a B2B (Blitz-2-Blitz email transition project) Consultant. After the B2B project, he briefly worked as an Alumni Support Consultant before taking on his current role.

Computing Services' Statement on Cyberbullying

Bullying is when someone hurts or scares another person repeatedly. The behavior is never appropriate and is intentional. Such acts include name calling, inflicting physical pain, exclusion, public humiliation, hurtful pranks, and defacing one’s property. Bullying involves an imbalance of power. Victims feel alone, depressed, scared, and as if they have nowhere to turn. Bullying also can happen online or electronically. Cyberbullying is when people harass each other using the Internet, mobile phones, or other cyber technology. This can include:

Securing the eCampus

Privacy in higher-ed. Security awareness for millennials. Emerging malware trends.

Best Tech Publications? Our recommendations:

We asked our staff for the best computing news sources. From the accessible Ars Technica to the specialized HPC Wired, here are Computing Services' picks for online technology publications. Don't see your favorite on the list? Let us know.

It’s All About YOU!

By Steve Nyman
Dartmouth's Chief Information Security Officer

Blah blah blah…another email or notice advising you to lock up your confidential information, and strengthen your passwords. It’s a constant barrage of advisories about protecting the institution’s data. Important?  Of course it is, and you know it. But, when you pile this on top of all the other information awareness campaigns around better health, workplace safety, appropriate business conduct, etc, it’s enough to make your head spin.

So, here’s another way to look at IT security: HOW DOES IT AFFECT ME?

Women in Technology: Maureen Hennigan, Project Manager


Maureen Hennigan is Project Manager for RAPPORT, Dartmouth's electronic research administration system. In addition to her work in technology, Maureen has devoted her life to acting. She's performed everything from Shakespeare to Moliere to avant-garde work in regional theater, off-Broadway, and off-off-Broadway venues. Here, she discusses her dual passions: technology and the arts.

The Future of Dartmouth Websites

A Conversation with Susan Lee, Director of Dartmouth's Web Services

Meet Alan Cattier, Dartmouth's Director of Academic and Campus Technology Services

On August 1, 2013, Alan Cattier will join Dartmouth as Director of Academic and Campus Technology Services. Alan arrives from Emory University in Atlanta where he was the Director of Academic Technology Services. At Emory, he led a 34-person team and served as the central point of coordination for the university's six professional and graduate schools and affiliates.

The Computer Store's Best Sellers

Since Dartmouth's Computer Store opened its new location in McNutt Hall's basement this past spring, Purchasing & Sales Associate Erik Wagstaff has seen trends in ultra-book style laptops such as Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display and the Dell XPS and Latitude E6430U series. He also notes tablet lines are  picking up, with more customers leaning toward the iPad mini than the traditional-sized device.

Safety is Priority: Computing Services' Emergency Drill

By Steve Nyman
Dartmouth's Chief Information Security Officer

Computing Services is dedicated to providing high performing IT systems and support to the Dartmouth community.  We are also committed to ensuring our colleagues are safe in the event of an on-campus emergency.


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