tidBiTS
Informs and engages the UNB community on IT developments and news

Get a Sneak peak at the latest tidBiTS in the new myUNB Portal

ITS

Posted: May 6, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


Did you know you can now preview the latest tidBiTS postings without even leaving your myUNB Portal? The new myUNB Portal launched in April lets you take a sneak peak at the latest stories in tidBiTS, myUNB News and the UNB Newsroom, all with just the click of your mouse or tap of your finger. Just log in, look for the News box, then click the heading of whatever you would like to read. You can also subscribe to the tidBiTS RSS feed in IE and Firefox. Simply click the Blog Entries button in...

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Access your myUNB Portal through the UNB App beginning April 26

ITS

Posted: April 8, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: IT Announcements , myUNB Portal Project


As of April 26, it’s going to be easier than ever to access your UNB IT services and information while on the go. The new myUNB Portal being launched later this month will be available directly through the UNB app on your mobile device, giving you quick and easy access from anywhere to all the UNB tools and information you need. Not only that, but the new Portal’s fully responsive design will make it easy to view from any device, whether it’s a smartphone, tablet or laptop. To learn more...

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Preview the latest myUNB News postings and more in the new myUNB Portal coming April 26

ITS

Posted: March 18, 2015 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


Do you like to stay in the loop about the latest UNB news? The new myUNB Portal coming this April will allow you to preview the text in the latest myUNB News postings so you can get the information you need sooner, without even leaving the Portal. Curious about the latest UNB Research News or Press Release? The new Portal also provides a sneak peek at what’s new in the UNB Newsroom so you can stay up-to-date on all things UNB. That’s not all the new myUNB Portal has to offer. Learn more at...

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Get your mobile device ready - New myUNB Portal coming equipped with a Responsive Design

ITS

Posted: March 4, 2015 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: Our Community , IT Announcements , myUNB Portal Project


Beginning April 26, accessing the myUNB Portal from your mobile device is going to be a whole lot easier. The new myUNB Portal coming this April has a fully responsive design, making it easy to view and use on any device, whether it’s a laptop, smartphone or tablet. In addition to a responsive design, the new Portal will provide many of the helpful functions and features you already know in the current Portal, plus a few more. Stay tuned over the next few weeks as we provide you with sneak...

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Big changes to student printing coming mid-August

ITS

Posted: August 2, 2013 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project , General Interest , Our Community , Geek Speak


Students – How you pay for printing on-campus is changing. But don’t worry, we’re making it easier than ever. Beginning mid-August, you will have to deposit money on your UCard to print from lab or personal computers on-campus. What is your UCard? Your UCard is the recently renamed UNB Photo ID. So, if you have your UNB photo ID, you already have the UCard. Two easy ways add money to your UCard: Online: UCard Online – Accessed from the Quick Launch menu in your myUNB Portal , UCard Online...

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myUNB Portal wins UNB s Macaulay-O Sullivan Award

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Posted: October 29, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project , General Interest


The myUNB Portal was among the first recipients of UNB’s Macaulay-O'Sullivan Awards for Administrative Service and Innovation, announced last week. This award aims to acknowledge projects on campus that demonstrate creativity and innovation and greatly support administrative activities, making it easier for UNB to achieve its mission. Providing faculty, staff and students with information tailored for them and a single access point to all online UNB IT Services, the myUNB Portal is being...

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myUNB Portal Kicking Off 2012 with a Bang

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Posted: March 14, 2012 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: General Interest , myUNB Portal Project


Did you know? Since the myUNB Portal was first introduced to UNB just over a year ago, it has received close to 8 million visits, including over 1 million visits each in January and February 2012 alone! Check out these impressive numbers showing just how much the myUNB Portal has grown since it first became live on January 11, 2011 (numbers have been rounded to the nearest thousand): January 2011: 28,000 visits February 2011: 86,000 visits April 2011: 566,000 visits September 2011: 800,000...

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See results of the latest myUNB poll with the new myUNB Poll Results Page

ITS

Posted: December 7, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: myUNB Portal Project , General Interest


Have you ever wondered how your fellow classmates, staff or faculty members voted in the latest myUNB poll? Put your curiosity to rest with the new myUNB poll results webpage! With colourful graphs and an easy to use Time Frame bar, the myUNB poll results page is a fun way to see how people voted on all the latest myUNB polls. Just select which month(s) you want to see the results from using the Time Frame bar, then all the poll questions from that time period will appear in a bar graph for...

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myUNB Portal Leading the Way

ITS

Posted: June 22, 2011 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project , Our Community


Two ITS employees recently attended a conference hosted by the CampusEAI Consortium, the vendor of the new myUNB Portal. During the conference, the myUNB Portal got plenty of attention and praise from not only people at other institutions but also from developers and analysts who work for the CampusEAI Consortium. Our myUNB Portal login screen was the first page people saw. Everyone who commented said our design was much better than any other design shown during the conference. Our design...

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InsideUNB and myUNB Web address changes

ITS

Posted: May 25, 2011 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


The web address changes have been made to InsideUNB and the myUNB portal. It was important to do this to make it easier to differentiate between the two web sites. Now, to visit InsideUNB, a place for information for all faculty, staff and students, just go to www.unb.ca/insideunb. You can still get to the myUNB Portal, which contains personal information relevant to you, from InsideUNB but to get there directly, visit my.unb.ca . If you would like your browser's home page to be InsideUNB,...

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Inside UNB - new look May 4

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Posted: April 27, 2011 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


 Inside UNB is getting a fresh look on Wednesday, May 4.  Click on the image for a sneak peek. What is changing? A new Key IT Service Status area will be added to easily see the status of UNB’s IT services.  A streamlined search allowing for faster searches and a cleaner look. A new, cleaner look for UNB Alerts and Cancellations.  Adding UNB News and Events to replace the two UNB news spotlights. Improved accessibility for those with visual impairments. Like what you see? Send us your...

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myUNB Portal - one stop source with single sign-on

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Posted: April 27, 2011 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


Make the myUNB Portal your first stop online. With single sign-on and everything in one spot, it’s easy to take a quick poll, find out if you have new email, new marks, LeaveOnline requests, FileDrop notifications, what’s happening on campus, if your class is cancelled, or get quick access to Blackboard, Library resources, eServices and more. The myUNB Development Team is always busy working on new features to bring to the myUNB Portal. Have an idea, want to try out new features before...

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Know when your Final Grades are available

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Posted: April 15, 2011 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


Just in time for the end of term. The myUNB Development Team has used the results from the recent myUNB poll to complete the latest new feature in the myUNB Portal – Final Grade Notifications. Log in to the myUNB Portal and check the My Notifications widget to be notified when you have a new grade. The notification will be: Your (course) grade is available. Click on the notification and be taken to your unofficial transcript to see your final course grade and GPA. Final grade notifications...

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Grades in the myUNB Portal Coming Soon

ITS

Posted: April 6, 2011 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


Students are hard at work prepping for final exams to get the grades they want.  Well, ITS is hard at work making it easier for students to know when their final course grades are available. Right now, ITS has a poll in the myUNB Portal to learn how you want your grade notifications displayed. In a few days, we will use this poll to help determine how the new grade feature will work. Make sure your voice is heard, log in to the myUNB Portal and take a few seconds to vote. Did you know? You...

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myUNB Portal and Inside UNB Getting better all the time

ITS

Posted: March 10, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: myUNB Portal Project


Everybody likes new things, right? Well, we feel that way about the myUNB Portal. Each month, using suggestions from you, the myUNB development team will pick new features or improvements that you want to see on the myUNB Portal, and maybe throw in a few ideas of our own. This month, we are working on: Extended Session Time – you will now stay logged in to the myUNB Portal for 2 hours (instead of 5 minutes) when you are sitting idle. Just remember to log out if you walk away from your...

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MyCampus - the myUNB Portal Solution

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Posted: July 6, 2010 5:00:00 AM ADT

Category: myUNB Portal Project


MyCampus is the enterprise portal application we've chosen to be the hub of our new single sign-on eServices replacement. Currently, we're working with the consortium that supplies MyCampus -- CampusEAI -- to install and configure the application for UNB so we can leave the gate with single sign-on enabled for many of our key applications such as EZProxy and Quest for the library, eServices, Blackboard, Webmail, and WebAdvisor. The myUNB team is also ramping up for training and...

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