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B.A. English, emphasis in Technical Writing. UW-Eau Claire, 1990.
Masters in Library and Information Studies. UW-Madison, 1998.

I'm a Senior Information Processing Consultant specializing in desktop and server security issues in the College of Letters & Science.

My current areas of expertise include desktop and server security management, and web development in Drupal (LessonShare & Collaborative Sites), My past areas of expertise include Moodle, Chat (IRC, Jabber, video), and Voice Tools. I also have a wide range of experience with computer lab management, imaging, cloning, and lab configuration issues for PPC Macs, Intel Macs, and Windows computers.

Web server security, Desktop security, Moodle, Drupal, Voice Tools, Chat, Lab Management

My contributions

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Wiscchat: Create a public chatroom
A Wiscchat public chatroom is a simple and easy way to chat with a group. Features of the public chatroom include: Access through a web...
How to guide 09/16/2009 - 16:50
Wiscchat: Creating private chatrooms for course activities
Wiscchat can be an effective way to easily incorporate groupchat into your course activities.  It is important to plan carefully for...
How to guide 09/17/2009 - 15:15
Macbook VGA adapters available
The LSS InfoLab has acquired seven Mini DVI-VGA adapters to connect a Macbook to a projector.  The adapters will work with the...
Story 10/14/2009 - 12:50
Projecting from an InfoLab Macbook
Instructors and students often want to project from a Macbook to a projector.  Here are brief instructions for doing so from both the...
How to guide 10/14/2009 - 13:54
Laptop checkout quota news
The UW InfoLabs have implemented a limit on the number of laptops that can be checked out per semester.  This was implemented to...
Story 01/19/2010 - 11:15
H2 Audio Recorders: Start to finish
You’ve checked out an H2 audio recorder. The case contains the following items, needed for using the recorder: Recorder Power supply...
How to guide 01/25/2010 - 15:35 For learners of Southeast Asian Languages
Students of Southeast Asian languagues will want to visit the The Southeast Asian Languages Library at
How to guide 01/27/2010 - 14:37
Collaborative Sites: Create a Glossary Post
Glossary Post Glossary Posts allow you to define a term, character, or topic that you are using in your course. You may or may not have the...
How to guide 07/02/2010 - 14:20
Formatting the external LaCie hard drives
Your LaCie drive should be formatted as FAT32 when you check it out from the InfoLab.   See the table below for information about...
How to guide 11/23/2010 - 15:00
Configuring the CSB email reporting feature
The CSCR Builder application provides the option of grade reports emailed to the instructor.  To take advantage of this feature, there...
How to guide 08/27/2012 - 11:14
Case Scenario Builder: Transitioning to the new email reporting server
This document is targeting CSCR Builder (CSCR) users that are using the email reporting feature.  If you use CSCR Builder, but don't...
How to guide 08/27/2012 - 11:36
Happy Cyber-Security Month!
Better anticipated for Halloween, October is also Cyber Security Month. Instead of ghosts and goblins, beware of malware, viruses, and...
Story 10/02/2012 - 09:58
Locking down UW Data
Everyone is concerned about privacy and safety these days.  We shred records and forms with personal information.  We lock our...
Story 10/04/2012 - 18:40
Your Security Checklist
The more time I spend on my computer, the more concerned I get about security. Luckily, improving security on your computer isn't...
Story 10/12/2012 - 10:32
Identity Finder logo Identity Finder: What do I do now?
Identity Finder is a software tool that helps find restricted or sensitive data saved in files on your computer. In departments supported...
Story 11/12/2012 - 16:40
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