Office 365 program for students Fall 2015

Students currently enrolled at Belmont are entitled to a free subscription to Microsoft Office 365.   When a student signs in to the Office 365 Belmont Storefront at https://belmontu.onthehub.com and are confirmed as being a current student they are given a one year subscription to Office 365.  They are then allowed to download and use …

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Spam Email on campus

Every day the Belmont email system blocks literally thousands of spam messages.  However, some still get through even with the filters that are set up.    The spam email below has a number of characteristics that are troubling.   For example, smart spammers will use official logos and familiar names in their email to legitimize …

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Campus Network Upgraded Over the Weekend of August 14th

  The campus network upgrade scheduled for last Friday is now completed.    The upgrade went very well and the majority of services (Banner, wifi, resnet, portal) were up and running  by 9pm Friday night.  The upgrade included several major security enhancements as well as increasing bandwidth from 1GB to 4GB of  IP services.   Kudos to …

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Office 365 Free to all Currently Enrolled Students

Office 365 Pro Plus available free to all enrolled Fall 2015 Belmont students. For Fall 2015 all Belmont students are eligible for a free download of Microsoft Office applications. The download includes word, excel and powerpoint. The program requires each student to validate their current status as an enrolled student every 30 days. This is …

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