Canvas Intro and Q&A Sessions Available!
VCU’s transition to Canvas as our primary Learning Management System (LMS) is well underway. Our Blackboard system will be retired June 30, 2021, with all courses using Canvas by fall 2021. We are working diligently to provide a variety of resources and to answer your questions. We have scheduled several virtual “Canvas Intro and […]
Securing Your VCU Zoom Meetings Webinar
On Tuesday, May 26 at 11 AM, the VCU Zoom team, and the VCU Information Security Office will present a live webinar on the best practices for scheduling and conducting secure Zoom meetings. They will review the account settings and in-meeting controls you can use to lock out “Zoombombers” and create a secure virtual environment […]
Google Meet Adds New Features, Enhances Telecommuting Capabilities
VCU Technology Services is pleased to offer multiple options to students, faculty, and staff for remote work and leisure during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. To accommodate increased demand for teleworking tools, Google has been upgrading the Meet application with new features.
VCU Zoom Backgrounds Available
Official VCU branded Zoom backgrounds are now available for the VCU community. The virtual VCU Zoom backgrounds are available to preview and download (requires EID login). Personalize your next Zoom meeting with an inviting VCU background.
All VCU Zoom Accounts Licensed
As of today, all VCU Zoom accounts are being issued as “Licensed”. It is no longer necessary for VCU customers to complete a request ticket. Simply log in at vcu.zoom.us with your VCU eID and password to have an account provisioned. Users still working with a “Basic” account should log out and back in again to get their new “Licensed” credentials. Refer […]
Faculty and Staff Adobe Home Device License
Attention Faculty and Staff: Adobe Acrobat and Creative Cloud license holders may install the software on multiple computers, including your home computer. The applications may be in use on two computers at the same time. If you have difficulty logging in to a third computer, you must log out on one of the other computers […]
VCU Earns First Virginia Creative Campus Designation
VCU is the first school in Virginia to earn the designation of Creative Campus from Adobe. By incorporating problem-solving into our curricula and fostering 21st-century methods of teaching and learning, VCU embraces teaching digital literacy skills in higher education. Our students learn the skill of persuasive communication, allowing them to clearly express ideas in the […]
Learn More About Adobe Creative Cloud
Learn more about purchasing a license and how Adobe Creative Cloud applications can enhance your creativity in the classroom and beyond. Stop by the Adobe table on the compass outside Cabell library Friday (8/23) 10am-noon. Or visit the table at the Larrick Center on the MCV campus 11am-1pm on 8/27 and 8/29. Explore adobe.vcu.edu for […]
Adobe Reps Visit VCU, August 19
Students, don’t forget to join the Adobe reps Aug. 19th at the Cabell Library for demos, activities, and prizes. Visit adobe.vcu.edu for more details. Licenses are now available for purchase at a discounted rate!
Adobe Creative Cloud Now Available for Students
Adobe Creative Cloud licenses are now available for VCU students to purchase at a significantly reduced cost! There is no charge for Spark Premium, and a license for Creative Cloud is $60 per year or $30 for 6 months. To purchase a license or learn more, please view the “Student Licenses and Purchasing” information on […]