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Simmons TechNews

Each month, TechNews previews new technology and gives the entire Simmons community insight into the projects we’re working on to provide you with the best possible service and support.

Recent TechNews Articles

We’ve Got Answers: Tech Help Online and On Campus

With the fall semester about to begin, Simmons Technology would like to remind everyone that you can access many technology resources both on- and off-campus. Whether it’s your first day at Simmons or just the first day of a new semester, we’re here to help. Find Answers to Your Questions: Online The Service Desk website is always […]

Upgrades to Classroom Technology

Over the last year, Simmons Technology has completed significant upgrades to media equipment in classrooms across campus. In each of the rooms listed below, you’ll find a placard located near the lectern or podium with information on how to operate the equipment. Technology also provides an up-to-date list of available classroom equipment and configurations for your reference. […]

Enhancing Emergency Preparedness at Simmons

If last winter brought with it a lasting lesson, it’s that we need to be prepared for emergencies of all kinds and the effects they could have on our campus. As part of that ongoing effort, the Simmons College Emergency Response Team (SCERT) took part in an emergency preparedness seminar with other schools and hospitals […]

A Greener Campus? It’s in the Bag

Making the campus sustainable and environmentally friendly is a significant focus for our Buildings & Grounds team. As part of this effort, they worked with our janitorial vendor, DTZ, to change all of the trash bags on campus to the greenest bags currently available, making Simmons the first and only college in the area to take this […]

Simmons PD Achieves State Certification

Earlier this summer, the Simmons College Police Department was awarded state Certification from the Massachusetts Police Accreditation Commission. The Commission honored Chief Sean Collins and members of the department for their commitment to a set of more than 160 established standards and policies that guide professionalism and delivery of police services to their constituents. The […]


Simmons Technology offers several options for training. Instructions for many of the most popular applications at Simmons are available in our How-to Articles. Below are direct links to a few Simmons sites focused on academic, collaboration and continuous learning.

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