News and Announcements
Pharos Downtime Thursday April 25th from 6pm to 6:30pm
The CUIMC Pharos printing system, used primarily by students, will not be available for approximately one half hour while scheduled maintenance is performed. During this time it will not be possible to print from the Pharos printers on campus or use the Pharos Print Center site. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Reminder for HIPAA Training
The annual online training required every year for current faculty, staff, and students, is due by May 31st. IMPORTANT: If you are new to CUMC, you must have completed required training within 30 days. Please refer to any email you received to verify your deadline and for any instructions on accessing the training, or see the Office of HIPAA's Training page for help and more details.
Failure to complete the courses within the prescribed time period will result in loss of access to email, research and clinical information systems. If you missed the deadline, please complete training as soon as possible to have any revoked access reinstated.
See our training page for tips and help with technical issues using the online training, or contact us at 5-Help, option 5 with any specific errors or issues. If you do not know how to access the training, do not see the training assigned to you, or have other questions about training requirements please refer to the Office of HIPAA's page which includes contact information. We appreciate your continued vigilance to protect our patients, data, and the institution.
Microsoft Teams at CUIMC
Microsoft Teams is available as part of the CUIMC Office 365 license. Anyone with a current CUIMC email/Office 365 account can create or be part of a Team for easy communicating and collaborating with other CUMC Office 365 account holders. For help please see the walkthrough on Microsoft's website at http://teamsdemo.office.com/ or the Teams page in the Office 365 Apps section of our website.
Account and Password Help
Having problems logging in to email or other programs? See our Account and Password FAQs for immediate help, including password resets and unlocking your account.
Archived News and Announcements
Athens Secure Wireless Decommissioned
O and P Network Drives Unavailable Sunday, March 10th from 2am to 4pm
Resolved - Print Center Uploads to Pharos
OneDrive Retires Support for Mac OS X 10.10 and 10.11
Pharos Downtime Friday January 25th from 9:30am to 10am
SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business Planned Maintenance from 8pm to midnight Saturday, January 19th
Mail Flow Interruptions Resolved
Increase in Low Priority Mail Filtering
Improvements to myPassword
Pharos My Print Center Website and Tap & Go Printing
Pharos Downtime Wednesday December 12th from 5pm to 5:30pm
Completed - Intermittent Network Disruptions Between CUIMC and Columbia University Morningside from 10:00 p.m. Friday, December 7th to 1:00 a.m. Saturday, December 8th
Resolved - Email Delivery Delays on Wednesday, November 21st
Resolved - Echo360 Recordings in Canvas
Echo360 Recordings in Canvas
OneDrive for Business Cloud Storage
Pharos Downtime Wednesday October 17th from 6pm to 6:30pm
SharePoint Site Search Issues - Resolved
Qualtrics New Account Error
SharePoint Site Search Issues
CUMC Echo360 Lecture Recording System Upgrade and Migration This Summer
Welcome New Students
Change to IDXWEB - New Address on August 21st, 2018
OneDrive for Business Cloud Storage Now Available
Pharos Downtime Wednesday July 18th from 5pm to 5:30pm
Email Link Protection
Student Locker Requests
Pharos Print Temporary Outage Wednesday, June 13th from 6pm to 10pm
VPN Requires Multifactor Authentication at CUMC Using Duo
CUMC On Premises SharePoint Sites Moved to SharePoint Online
CUMC Email Now Shows Free and Busy Times for Weill Cornell and NYP
CUMC SharePoint Sites Migration Completed
Pharos Downtime Thursday April 19th from 5pm to 5:30pm
Scheduled Network Maintenance Thursday April 19th 10pm to 2am
CUMC Email Forwarding
CUMC SharePoint Sites Migration to SharePoint Online
CUMC Mailing List Downtime from 5:30pm Wednesday, February 7th
URGENT: CUMC VPN DOWNTIME Beginning at 3pm Tuesday, February 6th
Reminder for Privacy and Security Training
VPN Downtime Tuesday Jan. 10th 7:30am to 9:30am
Resolved - Departmental Network Drive Issues
CUMC Mailing List Downtime from 5:30pm Wednesday, January 3rd
CUMC IT Service Desk Closed on December 29th and January 1st
Older posts can be found on the Archived Announcements page.