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Apr. 14, 2014 - As of 1 p.m. email is back up, though some users may still see slow performance for...

Apr. 14, 2014 - As of 11 a.m., email service is about 85% restored. UChicago Sites, my.uchicago....

Apr. 14, 2014 - As of 9:45 a.m., email is partially restored, but some users are still unable to...

IT Services News

April 10, 2014

An Internet security flaw called “Heartbleed” has been featured in the news recently. Here’s what you need to know:

What is “Heartbleed”?

Heartbleed is a software security flaw in one of the most common security protocols used on the Internet. The flaw makes sensitive information vulnerable to exposure or theft. This flaw put many websites at risk, including some websites at the University of Chicago.

What information may have been stolen?

March 20, 2014

Chalk maintenance will be performed on Sundays from 4-9am CT. The maintenance window was moved two hours earlier to minimize potential interruption of student and faculty work.

Please avoid taking tests or quizzes in Chalk during maintenance windows to ensure your work is preserved. Notice will be posted on the Chalk site in advance if maintenance will involve downtime.

If you have any questions, please contact the Chalk team.

March 20, 2014

Wondering if you should get a puppy? Need to keep up on the latest research in Family Medicine, but don't have the time? Want to improve your public speaking privately?

The three finalists of the 2013-2014 UChicago Mobile App Challenge have an app for that.

The Puppy Test - Artur Grabowski, Chicago Booth
PURLs - Kate Rowland, MD, Department of Family Medicine
Oratoria - Brian Geddes, Chicago Booth