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Remembering Anita Collins

January 5, 2024

On December 12, we lost a dedicated colleague, a dear friend and a creative spirit with the passing of Anita Collins. Collins, who came to ITS in March 2010 as the Change Management lead for ConnectCarolina, had been away battling … Read more

Web Professionals group relaunches

November 22, 2023

In late October, the Web Professionals group officially relaunched with its first meeting since early 2020. The virtual town hall attracted 50 attendees from across campus. Rachell Underhill, director of web and information systems for The Graduate School, is one … Read more

Digital Accessibility Office hires new consultants

June 12, 2023

The Digital Accessibility Office has added three new consultants who have a wealth of experience advancing accessibility. Lane Fields, Sherose Badruddin and Craig Hayward joined the team last month. They will aid the DAO’s efforts to serve as a resource … Read more

ResNET Director Phil Young embraces leadership

May 12, 2023

ResNET Director Phil Young’s experience spans industries, but there’s a certain quality that has been the common thread throughout his career. “What weaved everything together for me has always been leadership and management,” Young said. That’s one of the things … Read more

Two change managers join ITS Project Portfolio & Change Management

April 28, 2023

ITS Project Portfolio & Change Management added two change managers this month. Emily Hardin and Rachel Holderied, both newcomers to UNC-Chapel Hill, joined the ITS division to focus on institutionally and divisionally scoped projects. Both have experience in change management … Read more

Meet Information Security Liaison Deric Freeman

April 6, 2023

This is one in an occasional series of profiles of Carolina’s IT professionals who serve as liaisons in the Information Security Liaison (ISL) program, led by the Information Security Office within ITS. Position: Operations and Incident Handling Specialist for the Information … Read more

Maintain momentum for women in IT

March 31, 2023

March is Women’s History Month and ITS has celebrated by highlighting women and nonbinary Tar Heels in technology. All month long, we have shared profiles, Q&As and stories to share the breadth and diversity of the Carolina-women-in-IT experience. Get — … Read more

Spotlight on women in IT: Jenny Williams

March 30, 2023

Since she was a young girl, ITS Research Computing’s Jenny Williams has appreciated community and hands-on work. These values have shaped, defined and inspired her work as a woman in IT.     Growing up in a family of shipyard workers … Read more

Spotlighting Women in IT: Porschia Holmes

March 27, 2023

March is Women’s History Month and ITS is celebrating by highlighting women and nonbinary Tar Heels in technology. All month long, ITS News will share profiles and Q&As to share the breadth and diversity of the Carolina women-in-tech experience. For … Read more