Tech Services and AITS Database Administrative Services Partner

AITS and Technology Services are partnering to provide Database Administrative services (DBA). The joint DBA team will be able to serve the University community and expand their service offerings. By partnering, Tech Services and AITS will have more support resources for customers, and will be able to improve their offerings.

If you need assistance with database services, you can still contact support the way you previously have, but you may end up talking to some new people.

For questions contact Chris Newman.

Digital Scholarly Publishing Workshop on 10-21

Digital Scholarly Publishing Workshop with PWW

Saturday, October 21, 2017

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

IPRH Seminar Room

Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor

919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL

On October 21 Publishing Without Walls is conducting a one-day digital scholarly publishing workshop for members of the University of Illinois community and the Humanities Without Walls consortium. Conceived as a digital makerspace meets writers’ workshop, this event is geared toward scholars and advanced level graduate students who are interested in digital options for publishing their scholarship.

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The Beckman Institute offers three postdoctoral fellows programs: the Beckman Institute Postdoctoral Fellows Program, the Beckman–Brown Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellows Program, and the Carle Foundation Hospital–Beckman Institute Postdoctoral Fellows Program. Applications for the 2018 postdoctoral fellows programs are accepted until Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017.


IT Professionals Forum Fall 2017 registration is now open. This free two-day event offers workshops and training sessions on a variety of information technology topics. Wednesday, Nov. 1: main conference at I Hotel and Conference Center. Thursday, Nov. 2: workshops around campus and Research Park. Most training sessions have limited space and registration is required.

Urbana IT Professionals Forum registration is open


Academic Integrity Tools Discussion – Oct, 11 at 3:30 p.m in 428 Armory

IGET’s first meeting of the year will focus on academic integrity tools. Speakers from College of Business, CITL and ATLAS will discuss the Academic Integrity Module, ProctorU and the Identity Verification System, respectively.

IGET is a community of education technology professionals from across campus (and beyond) who share knowledge and experiences. All are welcome.

Beckman’s Visualization Lab featured in Oct. 10 Tech Talk

As part of the Beckman Institute’s Tech Talk series, Travis Ross, manager of Beckman’s Visualization Lab, will provide an overview of the lab and its services from noon-1 p.m. Oct. 10 in Room 5602. Josh Gibson, a.k.a. @DrStrangeAnt, will explain how the lab has aided his research. A hands-on demo in the lab will follow the talk. The next talk in the series features the Microscopy Suite on Nov. 14.

Statistics, Survey, and Data Consulting Services Trainings

Do you need help…

  • Figuring out what statistics to run?
  • Interpreting your results?
  • Finding data for a project?
  • Creating a database?

Graduate students with statistical expertise will be available for free consultations to help with questions about statistical and qualitative analysis. Consultants have expertise in a variety of statistical software, including R, Stata, SPSS and SAS and qualitative software ATLAS.ti.

View the full schedule of trainings at