Incite into the CITE Office

Tucked away, on the second floor of B.D. Owens Library an entrance.  Through the entrance is the Center for Information Technology in Education office, or CITE Office.  The CITE office is primarily used as a source of help for professors to fully utilize the campus’ information technology.  The CITE office offers training for the eCollege Course Management System. [more…]

Tech this out!

Today it is very hard to stay up to date on what is happening in the tech world. Three websites listed here allow the casual tech guru and the early adopter techie to stay updated. The first two websites are blogs, like Technically Speaking, with the most current article at the top.  Engadget and Gizmodo are [more…]

DVD vs. Blu-ray

In today’s tough times, with gas nearing four dollars a gallon and groceries expected to climb as well, the market is not in the mood for overpriced gadgets. Looking at the past couple years, our movie-watching pleasure has taken the silver screen into our homes via the VHS, the DVD, and recently the Blu-ray device. [more…]

If you’re not a morning person..

We have all been there, struggling to rise early in the morning, longing to stay wrapped in a warm cocoon of blankets and covers, wishing for a mere five more minutes. However those things cannot be. We must rise, wipe the sleep out from our eyes, and face the day with courage! That is the [more…]

Wii Play Xbox 2011

Are you a gamer? Do you like a concert setting? Not a gamer but enjoy watching gamers and enjoying peoples company? Well the 3rd annual Wii Play Xbox is just the place you need to be. March 15th at 6:30 PM in the Student Rec Center the PERTs are putting on this awesome event. This [more…]

Next year’s laptops — HP, Windows 7, and Office 2010

Unless something unexpected happens between now and the end of the semester, here are the specifications for the new notebooks that will be used starting fall of 2011: HP Probook 6455b Notebook PC with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250 Graphic Processor – AMD Phenom™ II Dual-Core Mobile Processor N620 (2.8 GHz, 2 MB L2 Cache) [more…]