New Website Highlights Accessibility Resources

A new website, Accessibility@UW–Madison, provides the university community with the information needed to design an accessible environment and help ensure equal access to programs, services,…

New Zoom Miniumum Version Update February 17

Effective February 17, the minimum version requirement for the Zoom computer and mobile application will be updated from 5.6.3 to 5.8.6. All UW–Madison Zoom accounts…

All Employees Required to Complete Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Cybersecurity awareness training is required for all UW–Madison faculty and staff. Employees who do not complete this training will be deemed ineligible for pay…

WiscVPN to get multi-factor authentication

Beginning August 23, multi-factor authentication (MFA) with Duo will be added to UW–Madison’s Virtual Private Network (WiscVPN). This upgrade is part of the mandated security…

Phishing alert issued for ‘benefits’ email

An active phishing campaign is targeting UW–‍Madison email addresses. The attacker offers to provide financial assistance to qualifying employees. But the sure signs it’s bogus…

Employees Should Report Leave Time Used Promptly

Employees request leave time, such as vacation, personal holidays, and sick leave, using the Time and Absence module in MyUW. In conjunction with the…

New Process for Reporting No Leave Taken

Faculty, Academic Staff, and Limited Appointees will now use a new process to report No Leave Taken in MyUW. As a reminder, No Leave Taken…

More Accessible Cybersecurity Awareness Training Now in Canvas

All UW–Madison faculty and staff are required to complete Cybersecurity Awareness Training. Alternative versions of the mandatory training are now available in Canvas. This training…

Student Help Hiring Automation Process Launches June 1

An enhancement to the Student Jobs Platform that automates the hiring process will go live June 1, 2021. Student Help opportunities will now be able…

Mandatory Cybersecurity Awareness Training has Begun

All UW–Madison faculty and staff are required to complete Cybersecurity Awareness Training by June 30, 2021. Employees received a “Welcome” email last week from Drip7,…