Author: Cory Lancaster

Faculty, Staff Photographs on Thursday, Aug. 16

University Marketing will be taking photos for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There is no sign up or reservations needed. For questions, please contact Sonja James-Gaitor,

Scam of the Week: Extortion With a Twist

The bad guys have hit a new low – they are using extortion to take advantage of you. Extortion is a serious internet crime that can lead to devastating consequences for victims. The latest twist on extortion occurs when someone

Faculty, Staff Photographs on Thursday, Aug. 9

University Marketing will be taking photos for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 9, from 9-10 a.m. and on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There is no sign up

Stetson Parking Decals Available

Students, Faculty and Staff, Please stop by Public Safety to pick up your new parking decal. You must present your Stetson ID and can stop by anytime, 24/7, at the Office of Public Safety at 405 North Amelia Avenue. How to

Hatters To Host Free Volleyball Youth Clinic

The Stetson University volleyball team will be hosting a free youth clinic on Thursday, Aug. 16, at 5:30 p.m. at the Edmunds Center. The clinic is designed for boys and girls, grades K-8, of all ability levels and positions who

Scam of the Week: Beware of Free Gift Card Phishing Scams

The bad guys know you like free stuff, but this time it’s going to cost you! They lure you to a fake website for a “free” gift card in exchange for seemingly harmless information. Once on the site, you are

Beach Volleyball Team Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

For the sixth time in program history, the Stetson University beach volleyball team has earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. The award is presented annually to volleyball programs which maintain at least a 3.3 cumulative grade

Faculty, Staff Photographs on Thursday, Aug. 2

University Marketing will be taking photos for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 2, and Thursday, Aug. 9, from 9-10 a.m. and on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There

Stetson called ‘A Beacon of Innovation’

Stetson University was showcased as “A Beacon of Innovation” during Blackboard’s 2018 international conference last week in Orlando. The Blackboard World annual conference, which attracts more than 2,000 professionals from the education industry, featured video clips and photos with quotes

Is your Contact Info correct in Green Pages?

Staff, Please take a few moments to check and ensure your contact information is accurate in Stetson’s Green Pages Directory. Maybe your office has moved or your job title has changed. By updating your information, you will make it easier

Schedule for Faculty, Staff Photographs

University Marketing will be taking photographs for all current and new faculty/staff on Thursday, Aug. 2, and Thursday, Aug. 9, from 9-10 a.m. and on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 8-10 a.m. on the porch of University Marketing (weather permitting).  There

Scam of the Week: Mobile Phishing on the Rise

The bad guys are trying to trick you on your mobile device! Users are three times more likely to click on a suspicious link on their mobile device than on a desktop, and the bad guys are taking advantage of

Scam of the Week: Your Breached Passwords Are Not Safe!

You lose if you reuse! The bad guys are using your breached passwords to access your online accounts. Even if a data breach happened years ago, the bad guys will attempt to use your breached passwords across all of your

Sullivan Foundation’s 2018-21 Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship Faculty/Staff Fellowship

The Algernon Sydney Sullivan Foundation is excited to support faculty and staff in developing new opportunities to engage their campus in social innovation and entrepreneurship. The Foundation’s three-year faculty/staff fellowship creates an exceptional professional development experience and fosters lasting relationships among faculty and

Test of Hatter Alert emergency notification system on Wednesday, July 11

On Wednesday, July 11, at 3:30 p.m., the Stetson Emergency Management Team will conduct a test of the Hatter Alert emergency notification system. This system allows us to contact all Stetson community members by text message, phone and email in the event

Test of Hatter Alert emergency notification system on Wednesday, July 11

On Wednesday, July 11, at 3:30 p.m., the Stetson Emergency Management Team will conduct a test of the Hatter Alert emergency notification system. This system allows us to contact all Stetson community members by text message, phone and email in the event

24/7 Helpdesk Support Update

Stetson’s Information Technology Department would like to remind you that the University has partnered with Blackboard Support Services to provide 24/7 support across all campuses for general technology as well as Blackboard-related requests. In a seamless transition, beginning July 10,

Wellness & Rec Fall 2018 Employment

Wellness and Recreation is hiring for fall 2018.  To learn more about our employment positions and to apply, please visit our website.  Phone interviews will be conducted in mid-July so please complete your application before July 1.

Hand Art Center Opening Reception on June 28

Join us for light hors d’oeuvres at an opening reception celebrating two new exhibits on Thursday, June 28, from 4-6 p.m. at the Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center. Harry Louis Freund: Ancient Cultures of Latin America Alumni Permanent Collection

Web Server Upgrades

Web Services and Information Technology will be performing a web server upgrade on the morning of Tuesday, June 26, between 6 a.m. and noon. The upgrade includes moving the university website to an HTTPS only URL. The university is making the

Scam of the Week: Watch for New Attachment Type

Be on the look out! The bad guys are using a new attachment type and it could reach your inbox. The attachments are Excel Web Query files and have an .IQY extension. If opened, they will attempt to steal your data! Remember,

Server Upgrades – Scheduled Service Maintenance

Server Upgrades – Scheduled Service Maintenance In order to increase our security and take advantage of the summer break, we will be performing updates on the DeLand phone servers on Thursday, June 21, at 9 p.m. During this time, phone

Summer Blood Drive

Stetson University will be hosting its Summer Blood Drive on Wednesday, June 6, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The bloodmobile will be parked in front of the Carlton Union Building. Special incentives for donating blood include a free Fandango

Scam of the Week: Beware Trending Pay-Stub Scheme

The bad guys are at it, again! This time, they’re impersonating your co-worker and asking for you to send them their pay stubs. Don’t send this information! Leaking pay stubs can easily lead to identity theft and/or financial fraud. Individuals

Security Awareness Alert: Reboot Your Home Router

Recently, the FBI and Cisco have uncovered a massive infection of over a half-million home routers and consumer devices which are under the control of a Russian hacker group known as APT28. While the details are not fully known at

Scam of the Week: Watch out for GDPR and Royal Wedding Attacks

Be on the lookout for a new, Apple-flavored phishing email Scam of the Week. The new European data privacy regulation is going into effect this week. It’s called General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and bad guys are using it as

Stetson Public Safety, Local Law Enforcement to Train on Campus Wednesday, May 23

Stetson University Public Safety is partnering with Volusia County Fire Rescue and local law enforcement to host S.A.V.E. training (Swift Assisted Victim Extraction) for active shooter incidents on the DeLand campus on Wednesday, May 23; Wednesday, May 30; and Thursday,

Network and File Server Changes – Scheduled Service Maintenance

WHAT IS HAPPENING? In order to keep our network and systems updated and secure, we will be performing updates on the DeLand routers and add more storage space to our S: drive on Thursday, May 17, at 9 p.m. The

Scam of the Week: Watch Out For Gmail Confidential Emails

The bad guys have a new way to phish users, and you need to be on alert for this one! Gmail now allows a different way to send emails called Confidential Mode, and the bad guys are using it to

Vote for Hatter star Brooks Wilson

Hatter pitcher Brooks Wilson was named as a finalist for the NCAA’s Senior CLASS Award as an outstanding NCAA Division I student-athlete! Public voting for that honor continues through May 28 with fans allowed to vote once per day at http://www.seniorclassaward.com/vote/baseball_2018/.

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