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Posts from ‘October, 2017’

Cyber Security: What is “Malware” and leave scam trolling to the experts…

We have all heard the term “malware” bandied about. Here is the explanation from the experts at the SANS institute: Have you ever wanted to reply to the Nigerian Prince with a fortune to share?  Here are some tips from the expert:

PROD Banner – Restarted and Available

The PROD Banner database and server have been restarted and are functional. The systems will be closely monitored today and the campus will be notified if the system experiences any more problems and/or needs another restart. Please notify us immediately by creating a ticket at if you encounter issues in PROD or if you did […]

PROD Banner Critical Issue – Restart at 10 am Today 10/25/17

The PROD Banner database is experiencing a critical memory issue, so must be brought down and restarted. Please logout of any open Banner browser windows and out of Self-Service Banner. The restart will happen at 10 am today. The DBAs are actively troubleshooting and working on this issue. There may need to be subsequent restarts […]

One Size Doesn’t Fit All

A REFLECTION OF ‘WHERE YOU WORK MATTERS’ Where you work does matter and it’s a matter of what works best with you. Your beliefs, traditions, goals, and the best time of work environment that helps you thrive to your fullest potential. Little did I know or also expect that the nature of student affairs work […]

Adam State’s very own Lukus Klawitter to compete at Xterra World Triathlon Championship

Adams State University professor Lukus Klawitter balances extensive triathlon training while teaching multiple undergraduate and graduate level classes. Klawitter has a running background that started back when he was a young kid being raised in Hutchinson, Minnesota. Klawitter followed his brother’s footsteps by joining the cross country team in middle school. While running track and […]

Taking Shape

After weeks of swimming through the prolific amounts of stone artifacts lurking about the museum’s storage, a shape is beginning to emerge from the general direction I have been heading in. When beginning this internship journey, all I had was a general idea of what I wanted to accomplish at the end. I really had […]

CS Maintenance for Thursday, 10/19, 2017 & Cyber-Security Awareness Month Post #3

Beginning at 9:00 PM, campus PCs will receive updates to Windows and Java. All PC users are encouraged to log off and leave their computers on when leaving work today to aid in the installation process. Also beginning at 9:00 PM, Computing Services will be performing maintenance on several back-end systems. There will be minimal […]

Cyber Security: Don’t get rained on in the cloud!

Don’t get rained on in the cloud!  Follow these tips on data security in the “cloud” from the experts at the SANS Institute: Be aware of “what is being shared with whom” and try not to be in more than one place at a time on Tuesdays…

President’s Message

Our comprehensive site visit by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is less than a month away, on November 13-15, and I believe we are well positioned for a positive result. Our Assurance Argument demonstrates we have taken necessary steps to correct previous issues. A number of policies have been introduced or updated. We have reformed […]

HLC Campus Forums

All employees are encouraged to attend the following forums as Adams State prepares for its comprehensive site visit by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Each session is offered twice. All sessions are also videotaped, for those who missed the live presentations. Criterion 4: How we know we do it well Tuesday, Oct. 24, 11 a.m. […] is powered by WordPress µ | Spam prevention powered by Akismet