Northwest Email Phase 2

As most of you know, and some of you don’t, we are slowly implementing a new email system here at Northwest for students. Transition to this new email system started last spring and has continued throughout the summer. We are now in phase two of three where all email is going to the new address, [more…]


If you have never heard of LightScribe before, you are not alone. However, this cool and useful feature of your new Northwest notebook should not be overlooked. Have you ever wished you could make a good looking label for your CD, but could not because you did not have the resources? Well, the wait is over. Not [more…]

Outlook Live / Calendar

 The Outlook emailing system provides many useful resources. You can access Outlook Live two ways. The first is to use the Microsoft Outlook 2010 shortcut on the start menu on all Northwest Missouri State University laptops.  If this is your first time using the Outlook shortcut you will need to follow these directions: Click start [more…]

One in Fourteen Downloads Contain Malicious Software

Viruses and Malware– nobody likes getting them, but in our internet-driven society, they come with the territory. Five years ago, software for internet browsers was pretty basic. Simplicity was not so much the key, but the issue that users had to deal with. Simplicity in browsers made it incredibly easy for hackers to plant their [more…]

To The Cloud

SkyDrive storage gives students 25GB of free cloud storage space