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    IT Support over the Vacation

    Over the vacation, the ISS Service Desk (for IT problems and requests) and The Workshop (for faults and problems with a personal device, such as your laptop or mobile phone) will: Be open until 17:00 on Tuesday 23 December 2014 Re-open at 09:00 on Monday 05 January 2015

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    Hack Lancaster - further success for iLancaster team!

    A team of student developers who work for iLancaster has won the 'Most Innovative Hack' and 'History in the Present' awards at the Hack Lancaster event.

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    Student IT Survey & Prize Draw

    Complete our survey to let us know what you think about IT at Lancaster. We will use your answers to develop our IT services, and enter your name into a prize draw with a chance to win a Kindle Fire HDX, a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 or £50 of Sainsbury's vouchers. Submit an idea for an improvement to the Student Portal and you could also win an iPad 2 Mini!

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    New assistive software

    ISS has added Read & Write 11 and Mindjet to its software portfolio. These applications can support readers and writers, those with literacy difficulties (including dyslexia) and English language learners. 

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    Amazon Lockers Arrive on Campus

    Do you find it hard to get your Amazon delivery when you're on campus?

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    Success for iLancaster Team at Hack Manchester!

    A team of student developers who work for iLancaster won the best application in the 'Multi User Challenge' category at the Hack Manchester event.

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    Where has my PC Lab software gone?

    You might have noticed that software you previously accessed via the Start Menu on PC Lab computers has gone. This is because we’re changing the way you get this software - you now access it using Application Jukebox (AppJ). 

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    Information for new students

    IT related information for new students starting in October 2014.

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    Free & Discounted Software for Students

    As a student at Lancaster University you are able to access a range of software and in many cases use it on your own device.