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“What about MYLMU? What about my intranet site?”

November 8, 2012

Many of you have asked, understandably, about the future of MYLMU and the intranet pages. For the next few months, our focus will continue to be the migration of our externally focused websites to T4 Site Manager. MYLMU and the intranet pages will remain where they are for now — meaning if you are maintaining…

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Finally, a Calendar You’ll Want to Use!

We think you’ll be pretty jazzed when you see the new calendaring feature we’ve got coming your way. It’s the Localist/T4 Calendar and it’s what all the cool kids are using. Localist is an expert in calendaring and we’re excited to bring this integrated T4 solution to our new CMS. Unlike the old Active/Ironpoint calendar…

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October Go-Lives

Last month we began the heavy task of migrating the lmu.edu sites, of which there are many. Here’s what went live at the end of October: Center for Study of Los Angeles Psychology Early Awareness Program Center for Urban Resilience Academic Resource Center Don’t they look great?! We’ve got a few more that are 90%…

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Adding Subsections vs Adding Content

There’s been a bit of confusion regarding adding sections, subsections and content. Understandable, given you’re working in an entirely new system with (almost) entirely new terminology. So let’s have a quick review/T4 vocab lesson: In the old CMS, we had “Pages.” In the new CMS, we have “Sections.” In the old CMS, we had had…

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We’ve Got Another Live One

The new Graduate Division website launched on October 9. In addition to migration to TerminalFour, the Graduate Division has taken on a new look and feel that features more space for news, events and promotion of graduate study at LMU.  Check it out at graduate.lmu.edu.  

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On to the Next Phase: More Migrations

As we finish up the migrations of the colleges and schools, we’re digging into the next bunch of sites to be migrated in October: everything under lmu.edu. You have or will have been contacted by this week if your site is to be migrated this month. “So, how do you choose which sites will be…

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Video: How to Create a ‘Link Section’ in Your Site Navigation

As one in a series of video tutorials, web manager Ben Sullivan explains how to create a ‘link section’ in your site navigation. Link sections are basically links to external sites that, nonetheless, you’d like to appear in your site’s menu. Maybe you want to put a link to the LMU Library in the Biology…

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Video: How to Move a Section; How to Rearrange Child Sections

As one in a series of video tutorials, web manager Ben Sullivan explains how to move a section within your site, and how to rearrange a collection of children into a new display order. Click here to view: http://screencast.com/t/h4wOmfpuOdG

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Video: How to Add a New Section, Plus Content

As one in a series of video tutorials, LMU web manager Ben Sullivan explains how to add a new section (aka page) to your web site, and then how to add content to that page. Click here to view: http://screencast.com/t/LOHXyFUiw5  

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2016 LMU Christmas Tree Lighting and Celebrations

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Billy Bean’s Path to MLB Ambassador for Inclusion

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