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Wow your audience using drawings created with BioRender – now available for faculty and students

BioRender is an online tool used to create and share professional-looking scientific figures for journal articles, posters, presentations, class slides, and grant applications.  The service is primarily focused on Biology and Chemistry but also has general imagery for lab equipment, food, … Continue reading Wow your audience using drawings created with BioRender – now available for faculty and students

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Adobe Creative Cloud now free for all Swarthmore College students

Adobe Creative Cloud is now available for free to all Swarthmore College students through ITS. This includes access to all of the Adobe Creative Suite apps, as well as additional cloud services. Adobe Creative Cloud typically costs $49.99/month for access … Continue reading Adobe Creative Cloud now free for all Swarthmore College students

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Changes by ITS for Fall Term, 2022

Welcome, friends.  As the Fall Semester begins, we wanted to share with you the many ways ITS will support our campus community. This is a long post with a lot of information.  For organizational purposes, we have broken down the … Continue reading Changes by ITS for Fall Term, 2022

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New Gradescope Mobile App for Students

Gradescope is a service used for collecting and grading of paper homework and exams. We’ve received positive feedback from Swarthmore faculty indicating the system makes it faster and easier to grade student work. In the past, students had to use … Continue reading New Gradescope Mobile App for Students

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Educational Technology: What about Student Computers?

The pandemic changes things The Covid-19 pandemic forced us to adapt how we teach. One of those adaptations was having students connect remotely to teaching sessions held over Zoom. As a College, we quickly recognized that we had quite a … Continue reading Educational Technology: What about Student Computers?

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Preparing For Graduation

Congratulations class of 2022! Be sure to download or transfer accounts or any work associated with your Swarthmore email before accounts are disabled on June 30th. This step-by-step guide will help you prepare for graduation. It covers: How to back … Continue reading Preparing For Graduation