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Improve your Zoom with new features

June 21, 2022

1. Have fun  We use Zoom for more than just meetings — holiday parties, birthdays, happy hours and team building sessions give us opportunities to have fun with our colleagues. In the early days, virtual backgrounds were the only way … Continued

Think Green IT for Earth Day

April 20, 2022

If Earth Day has you “thinking green,” don’t forget about technology.   It’s easy to see how working from home reduces our personal environmental footprint, whether that’s by commuting less and burning fewer fossil fuels, using fewer dry-cleaning services or by … Continued

Zoom sub-accounts consolidated

August 16, 2021

ITS Educational Technologies has wrapped up consolidating 30 of the University’s Zoom sub-accounts. “Consolidating sub-accounts has resolved issues users had while trying to collaborate on Zoom across schools and departments. It also has standardized account settings and simplified user support,” … Continued

Zoom changes coming in September

August 25, 2020

Beginning September 27, 2020, Zoom will require either the waiting room or a passcode to be applied to meetings, including ones that have already been scheduled. By default, the waiting room will be applied to all meetings; however, you can … Continued

ResNET uses Zoom to engage and support students moving into dorms

August 11, 2020

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, students’ experience moving into their residence halls last Saturday and Sunday was like no other Carolina move-in weekend. Despite changed circumstances and physical distancing requirements, ITS ResNET team members exerted all their creativity and know-how to … Continued

Campus embraces Zoom video conferencing

August 20, 2019

UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, staff and students have taken advantage of Zoom video conferencing since the technology became available campus wide in August 2018. During the 2018-2019 fiscal year, more than 8,000 unique users hosted in excess of 50,000 Zoom meetings … Continued

Carolina rolls out Zoom

August 31, 2018

Zoom web conferencing is now available to all UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, staff and students. The University has licensed educational pro accounts, enabling users to host online meetings with up to 100 participants. Anyone with an active Onyen can create a … Continued