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Recap – Backing Up

Last Wednesday, our Support Office hosted the very first of a series of presentations on topics that are timely and relevant to you. We cover the material for 15 minutes, then have time for personalized Q&A after. With such a … Continue reading 

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Tetris on the Cira Centre

Each year, Philadelphia’s technical community pulls together for a week-long celebration of technology and innovation. The schedule is jam packed with sessions in a wide range of tracks covering creative, development, civic, access, business, and media. To kick off this … Continue reading 

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Lunch & Learn Recap: Time Management and Productivity

What’s the best way to start a session about time management and productivity? With a 25 minute fire alarm delay, of course! Before lunch arrived or the presentation started, the whoops of the fire alarm shuffled us out of Steinberg-Dietrch … Continue reading 

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Security Snack Table

To celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Wharton Computing was out in the Forum with a new twist on our classic snack table. In addition to tasty treats and warm, caffeinated coffee, our visitors got to play a security themed game … Continue reading 

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Wharton Computing Lunch & Learn: Mobile Wars

Yesterday, Scott McNulty and Ted Moskalenko, Wharton’s brightest mobile enthusiasts, debated the merits of the Android and Apple mobile platforms for the students attending the latest in a series of Lunch & Learn presentations. Also joining us was Penn’s resident … Continue reading 

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Collaboration & Events at Wharton

Wharton Computing held a lunch and learn today designed to help students understand our offerings that are relevant to student collaboration and events.  Sarah Spaulding, IT Director of Student Experience, and JoAnne Wells, Sr. IT Support Specialist of Classroom Support … Continue reading 

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Meet This Year’s IT Cohort Reps!

Each year, MBA IT cohort representatives are elected by their peers to act as technical guides for their respective cohorts.  They also work closely with the Student Experience group at Wharton Computing to pass along our tips to their fellow … Continue reading 

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Wharton Computing Lunch & Learn: Course Materials Explained

Sarah Spaulding, Director of Student Experience and Rob Ditto, IT Project Leader of the webCafé/Canvas team delivered a presentation to students yesterday about accessing and organizing course materials.  Jim Denk, IT Project Leader of Public Computing, and Jason Lehman, IT … Continue reading 

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MGMT 652 Leadership Simulation

Today is the 4th and final day of the MGMT 652 Leadership Simulation.  For the past three years, Wharton Computing  has worked with Forio Online Simulations to take approximately 800 first year MBA students through a leadership simulation that is … Continue reading 

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Technology Jump Start Sessions

Rob Ditto, Mikki Miller, and I presented Wharton Computing Technology Jump Start sessions to the incoming MBAs last week to introduce them to the Wharton Computing environment and services.  Thank God I prepared the night before by presenting to my … Continue reading 

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