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Banner mock registration draws positive reviews

March 14, 2007 0 comments

Banner’s mock registration – the week-long debugging process designed to expose and rectify flaws in the program’s online course registration module – ended Friday to praise from students and administrators.

Banner mock registration kicks off

March 7, 2007 0 comments

Mock registration, a week-long process designed to ensure the smooth implementation of Banner’s online course registration module, began Monday as students and professors tested the system.

Banner demo shows students new system

February 28, 2007 0 comments

The first public demonstration of Banner’s online course registration system was given last night by Associate Provost Nancy Dunbar to an audience of 13 students in Salomon 001.

Students, prof get glimpse of Banner course registration

February 27, 2007 0 comments

Students and faculty were given a live demonstration of Banner’s online registration feature last night as part of a briefing for the upcoming mock registration, slated to begin next Monday.

Students briefly lose Internet access Monday

February 21, 2007 0 comments

All Internet connections in campus residence halls timed out Monday night due to a traffic overload of unknown origin, according to Computing and Information Services officials.

Second Banner forum sees same low turnout, more specific questions

February 16, 2007 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students yesterday held its second open forum on Banner, but few were in attendance despite the 150-plus chairs provided in Leung Gallery.

Open forum on Banner features debate, few students

February 14, 2007 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students last night held the first of its two scheduled forums on Banner, but the presentations by Associate Provost Nancy Dunbar and University Registrar Michael Pesta were made to a small audience of about 15 students.

Banner launch pushes ahead amid mounting student criticism

February 7, 2007 0 comments

Banner continues to move toward full implementation on schedule and on budget, University officials say, but a recent flood of student criticism has spread through the campus.

Students praise online off-campus approval process

January 30, 2007 0 comments

As many students begin thinking about applying for off-campus housing, they can take comfort in the knowledge that they’ll no longer have to trudge to Wayland House to watch a mandatory video. Students seeking University approval to live off campus can now do so from the comfort of their dorm rooms, and most say it has made the process simpler.

Younger alums spark new interest in Brown Clubs

January 26, 2007 0 comments

Four previously inactive and nine newly formed Brown Clubs sprang to life, ushering in an era of remarkable growth.