Monthly Archives: August 2011

FREE online training offered thru


Online video tutorials available to Penn State students, faculty, and staff!


Be sure to check out the free training and tutorials available to Penn State staff, students, and faculty through a license agreement between Penn State and, Inc. All you need to do is sign in with your Penn State Web Access account and password to take advantage of these online resources.


The budgets may be tight but we still have training needs. See if some of your needs and interests can be met through these tutorials.


Popular topics include Photoshop, Excel, Word, Access, Publisher, Twitter, YouTube, iPad, Dreamweaver, HTML5, Contribute, Google Docs, digital photography, video editing, mobile web design, time management, and hundreds more. Visit for details and to access these online tutorials at your convenience.


Note: The website may prompt you to run the following add-on ‘QuickTimeCheck Scriptable Object’ from ‘Apple Computer, Inc.’  You do want to allow this ActiveX control to run.


If you have further questions or concerns, please contact our office at 865-7210 or

Boucke power restored

Penn State’s OPP has finished installing new power into Boucke Building.  All IT services to Student Affairs staff are back on-line.

Please contact the SAIT Service Desk at 814.865.7210, if you are experiencing any difficulties in reaching services.

thank you for your patience.

Power Outage in Boucke

Student Affairs Information Technology was informed by OPP that there will be a power outage in Boucke starting at 6:00am on Saturday, August 6, 2011.  The planned outage will last until approximately 2:30pm on Saturday afternoon.  All services provided by SAIT will be affected during this outage.

SAIT’s planned outage to replace our primary firewall in Boucke on Monday August 8, 2011 beginning at 5:00pm is still scheduled to occur.  Plan accordingly.  If you have question or concerns, please contact our Service Desk at 865-7210.