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Brief Skype/Lync outage Dec. 17-18

Dec. 13, 2019—Beginning at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, and ending at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 18, VUIT will perform maintenance on network systems that support the Skype/Lync environment. During this time, you may experience intermittent trouble placing calls, hosting meetings, sending instant messages, or seeing availability.

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Log in to Skype with your primary email address

Jul. 8, 2019—Earlier this summer, all VU Microsoft Office 365 login credentials were changed from users’ to users’ primary email addresses (usually Last week, VUIT successfully aligned 1,603 Skype account logins from users’ secondary email addresses to their primary email addresses.

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VUIT separating university, Medical Center voice networks in March

Feb. 19, 2018—As part of the Vanderbilt University and Medical Center reorganizations, VUIT will continue its voice network separation project to realign phone lines by building.

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New Skype for Business phones now available

Oct. 2, 2017—As of Oct. 2, Vanderbilt IT offers two new Skype for Business phones: the Polycom VVX411 and the Polycom VVX601.

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Chancellor teams with students to help elementary class dream big about college

May. 9, 2016—Elementary students from one of the poorest large cities in the nation are dreaming big about college, thanks to twin brothers from their hometown and Vanderbilt Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos.

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VUCast: Students changing lives

Apr. 30, 2014—In the latest VUCast: Watch a senior erase stereotypes among young students in the Middle East; see how a senior is telling stories to change perceptions about disabilities; and learn how you can click your way to Commencement. All this and more in the latest VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast. Watch now.

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