Monthly Archives: November 2012

Data Management Plans

Many faculty are already aware of the fact that the NSF and other funding agencies are now requiring that grant applications include a “data management plan”.¬† Last Spring, Jeho Park, our Scientific Computing Specialist wrote a report on data management plans, which is at (requires HMC credentials). Jeho has also recently told me about […]

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November 2012 update from the CIO

I did not send out an October 2012 update from the CIO. My apologies. It does mean there’s a lot to report this time. ¬†Hopefully, before you take off for Thanksgiving you’ll have a chance to read this update and maybe even comment on it. CINE wireless signal. If there’s only one thing you take […]

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Portal Advisory Group

I have been discussing the portal with a number of people around campus over the last few months. Improvement and expansion of the portal will be a key initiative for the next two years. There are several reasons for this: The portal plays a key role in many important areas of the College’s activities.¬† Grades, […]

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Google Apps for Education tips

Here are two tips for using HMC’s Google Apps for Education instance ( 1. The following URLs will all take you directly to the Google Apps site or, if you’re not logged in, they’ll take you directly to the HMC Credentials page (not to Google first). takes you directly to your Inbox takes […]

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