Cyber security: scams and phishing

Welcome back to our five-part cover of Cyber Security. We've already shared with you about being safe at home and how to encrypt your devices. This week will be about scams and phishing. We’re sure you’re already aware of the multiple scams doing the rounds. We bet you've already had to help out or remind … Continue reading Cyber security: scams and phishing

Cyber security: data protection

We are continuing our five part special on cyber security. This week we are talking about data protection - encrypting your portable and removable devices. We told you about staying safe at home, but you need to be secure your USBs and external hard drives as well. Store in the cloud Chances are, you're probably … Continue reading Cyber security: data protection

Cyber security: at home

Are you cyber savvy? We don’t just want you to be safe on our devices; we want you to be safe on yours as well. Because of this, we want you to know more about our cyber security measures. There is only so much computers and technology can do for every virus, vishing, phishing and … Continue reading Cyber security: at home

We got a winner!

Thank you so much to everyone who stopped by our table and talked to us about Digital Solutions on campus. We hope you have all been connected to the Wi-Fi by now and we trust you have downloaded Microsoft O365 (FREE!!) for all your Word, Excel, and PowerPoint needs! We had over 680 entries into … Continue reading We got a winner!

Submit your App Idea, win huge prizes!!

  Pssst…got an idea for an app? Well, here’s your chance to show us what you’ve got in the App Idea Challenge! You just need to come up with an idea for an app that would improve your life at Griffith. Yep, it’s that easy! No need to build it, no need to design it, … Continue reading Submit your App Idea, win huge prizes!!

It’s OWeek and we’re celebrating with a Switch Lite!

We know how you can potentially get your own Nintendo Switch Lite for free! But we will have to mention a few things before we tell you how – you didn’t think it was going to be that simple, right? First – a huge welcome to our new students, welcome to Griffith University. And a … Continue reading It’s OWeek and we’re celebrating with a Switch Lite!

What happens after I graduate?

You made it to the final week of Trimester 3, and we admit, we’re kind of proud of you and hope you are of you as well. Here are a few things we want you to know before the trimester ends on Saturday 15 February: Alumni Great news if you are graduating! You will join … Continue reading What happens after I graduate?

Get some of those sweet discounts

We told you about getting Microsoft Office 365 for free – now, it’s time to tell you about our other discounts! We know it’s important to have the right tools for the job, and be in budget at the same time. Therefore, we have some most excellent news on this subject. Discounts on software AND … Continue reading Get some of those sweet discounts

We can give you Microsoft Office 365 free!

Thanks to our reciprocal agreement with Microsoft (you may have noticed your Griffith email is Outlook), you can get Office 365 just because you’re a Griffith student or staff member. Microsoft Office for students Access to your documents anywhere at any time – with online documents you can create, collaborate and store content.Tools which make … Continue reading We can give you Microsoft Office 365 free!

Need to be online while not at home?

Did you know as a Griffith student, or staff member, you can connect on a worldwide network called Eduroam? Eduroam is an agreement between educational institutions to share access to their wireless networks. This means you can connect and use your Griffith access around the world. Or even while just up the road from home! … Continue reading Need to be online while not at home?