Computing Policies and You

Northwest Missouri State University has been the Electronic Campus since 1987, and since then has been on the cutting edge of technology. It is the policy of Northwest Missouri State University to provide its community with the resources

Northwest Tablet Review

Tablets for today’s college student have become not only trendy but a necessity for some. There has been debate on whether Northwest should invest in tablets, hybrids, or continue laptops for next year’s university computer program.

Department Spotlight – MS-ACS Degree

This article shines a spotlight on one of the most reputed departments in Northwest Missouri State University. The Department of Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Systems

Shining the Spotlight on ACM

Clubs and organizations are great assets to any student attending college these days. They give you a chance to explore your interests while making some new friends in the process.

B.D. Owens Library Tools

There are many tools that are available to faculty,staff, and students within the library. These tools can be helpful with research, writing papers, and reserving rooms for study or work.

Your Lab, yourPlace

You might have noticed a difference in the library when you came back this fall. What used to be the computer lab is now a Starbucks and lounge! For you tech-seekers, don’t fret.

Wireless Configuration and Helpful Tech Resources

It is the time of the year when we all return to college. Some of you may have purchased a new personal laptop, smartphone, tablet or e-reader during a pre-college shopping trip.

From SkyDrive to SharePoint

Wondering where your SkyDrive account went? Do not worry because NWMSU is currently updating the university email system. The old Outlook Live email accounts have been replaced with Office 365 accounts.

Single Sign On and What It Means For You

Late in the 3rd week of August, 2013, Northwest Information Technology discovered that changing a network password remotely may take up to 24 hours to sync with a university email account; this proved to be troublesome to say the least.

Email Pointers

For those students who are new to Northwest, there are a few “good-to-knows” about the email system that may come in handy. Such pointers include: how to look up student/faculty email addresses, how to create folders within an inbox, and how to add a signature to the end of emails.