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WebEx Conferencing Service Now Available

Northwestern now provides WebEx, a web-based audio and video conference meeting service available to all faculty, staff, and students.

The service includes four meeting options, or “centers,” which are available via https://northwestern.webex.com. The most commonly used is Meeting Center, which includes a popular feature called Personal Rooms. Account holders also have access to additional "centers" to organize an event or provide training to a dispersed group. Feature List and Comparison Matrix.

There is also a WebEx app to host / join meetings on the go using a mobile device such as, an iPad or smartphone.

WebEx allows you to hold meetings for a variety of scenarios including:

  • an online consultation with a student
  • to discuss an idea with several off-campus colleagues
  • present a paper to several hundred attendees

More information, including how to get started using this robust conferencing service, is available on the Northwestern IT website. WebEx at Northwestern.

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Tech Resources at Your Fingertips. Ready. Set. Go.

Students, faculty, and staff: Review these quick start guides to learn how to take full advantage of Northwestern's tech resources

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Welcome to Northwestern! As a student you have access to a multitude of tools for managing your information like grades and tuition, plus resources you can use for academics, research, and more.
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Northwestern IT offers essential services and tools needed for teaching, research, and administration including Canvas, Box, SharePoint, conferencing, telephone services, and lecture capture.
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As a member of the Northwestern community, you have access to a multitude of technology tools to collaborate with colleagues, conduct research, teach, and manage your daily life at Northwestern.
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Northwestern IT professionals can find work-related tools and resources, join or create communities of practice and interest, collaborate with colleagues, and get helpful information.

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