Members of the University of Iowa IT security team won first place in a contest that tested their cybersecurity skills against fellow security experts from several Big Ten universities.
Matt McLaughlin, director of computer services for the University of Iowa College of Engineering, has accepted the position of chief technology officer for the College of Engineering, effective Aug. 5.
Ben Rogers will step into the role of senior IT director of Enterprise Infrastructure, and Danny Tang will become the senior IT director of Research Services.
The winners of the University of Iowa’s 2019 IT Leadership Award are Shari Lewison, university chief information security officer (CISO), and Isaac Podolefsky, senior project manager from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Technology Services team.
University of Iowa Research Technology Compliance Specialist Gabriella Perez is one of six delegates selected from a nationally-competitive pool to participate in the National Science Foundation’s Trusted CI Open Science Cybersecurity Fellows Program.
New roadmaps are now available on the OneIT website, outlining current and planned technology projects happening on campus in the next two years.
A new OneIT Thank-You Program provides peer-to-peer recognition for a job well done. Recipients and their supervisors receive an email of thanks, noting the reason for the nomination.
A growing number of students are utilizing new tools in MyUI, the student portal to the UI’s student-information system, to map out which courses they plan to take years in advance.
A new OneIT council will help guide IT decisions and priorities related to four strategic goals: Innovation, Partnerships, Workforce Development, and IT Evolution.