Talent Development Center

Many students here on campus have used, or at least know what the Talent Development Center is. For those who do not, here is your chance to learn a little bit! The TDC is one place to go and get help with classes. This resource offers free one-on-one tutoring, provides Supplemental Instruction, and offer the [more…]

Tips and Tricks — January

Welcome to this month’s edition of Tips and Tricks, brought to you by your favorite Client Computing student staff (the PERTs if that was not obvious)! Many students are needing to change to a new password after coming back from break. To do this, press CTRL + ALT + DEL, and select the “Change a [more…]

Tips for safe downloading

In the ever-growing era of the Internet, one thing that grabs a user’s attention is downloading. Unfortunately, whenever someone downloads a file, whether the file is a spreadsheet, a cool screen saver, or music from someone else’s computer, they put their computer at risk. The easiest way to keep from getting infected is prevention. Keeping [more…]

Mobile eCompanion

Imagine that it is the day after a test waiting for eCompanion to be updated to see how the test went. Depending on the circumstances, there is a chance a laptop or computer is not accessible. But there is hope yet — eCompanion has now gone mobile! Students and faculty members can now access eCompanion [more…]

Sexy and I Know It

With cold weather arriving in Maryville and darkness falling shortly after 5:00 p.m., it is important to find creative new ways to stay in shape. Luckily, every student at Northwest has access to unlimited workout plans, tips, and tricks online. The internet contains an overwhelming collection of fitness tools and websites, so