A Guide to Rekindling Your Relationship

Your smartphone is your own personal assistant. It answers questions for you, it entertains you, and it connects you to the people you care about. It is your clock, your calendar, and even your flashlight.

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.

MyNorthwest Won’t Let Me Log In!!

The Time Has Come: You’re Status is EXPIRED!! Having trouble logging into your MyNorthwest account? The answer may be simpler than you think.

5 Tips to Improving Your Computer’s Performance

According to Computers and Education, an international research journal, students spend an average of over 36 hours per week on a computer. Your computer usage in time is nearly equivalent to a full-time job! And depending on your career choice, your full-time job upon graduation may still continue and exceed this statistic.

☛Fun with Symbols☚

Symbols are used by billions of people worldwide in order to express emotions that just don’t feel right through words.  Myself, like many other Northwest students, use these symbols through text, Twitter or Facebook messaging. However, did you know you can create these fun and simple symbols right on your keyboard?

Using Microsoft Word Efficiently

It’s that time of year where it seems like you have 50 papers due at the same time. Writing a Microsoft Word document can be time consuming and boring, but a great way to speed up the process of your paper is using hot keys or short cuts.

StudyBlue: Embrace the Blue

Are you tired of making tons of flash cards to study? Do you always find yourself swamped because you haven’t studied enough?  Then you should sign up for StudyBlue.com.

Did you know your Northwest laptop can do…?

Now that Northwest has just awarded you for your decision to attend this fine University with your own personal laptop, you need to discover what this technological device is capable of doing. One great benefit of your own laptop is the ability to access the internet from all over campus. This will come in handy [more…]

Tips and Tricks to Outlook Live

With Office Outlook Web Access, you can use a Web browser to access your Northwest Exchange Server mailbox from any computer with an Internet connection. You can use Outlook Web Access with Microsoft Internet Explorer or many other browsers for UNIX, Apple Macintosh, or computers running Microsoft Windows.  Here are some Tips and Tricks to [more…]

End of the Year Laptop Return

For many students attending Northwest Missouri State University the laptop program offered here at Northwest was very helpful. Many of the students do not own a personal laptop and have become dependant on the one provided by the university. As the end of the year approaches, many are unaware of how they are affected. If a student [more…]