Technology in the Classroom
Albion's Enhanced Classrooms and Media systems are utilized for a variety of learning activities. The systems were designed to provide current technology options in simple-to-use components.
Presentation System Documentation
Photographically enhanced checklists and other system documentation.
Semester classes are scheduled with the Registrar's office.
Independent events are scheduled through
at the Kellogg Center
Presentation System Orientations
to arrange for room or media cart orientations. Special arrangements may also be made for orientations after normal business hours by listing the room you would like assistance with.
You may report a problem directly by entering a work order in the campus Work Order System.
Alternatively, contact Instructional Technology to identify problems encountered in rooms or media carts at
listing the room and what you know about the problem.
Student Job Opportunities
Information Technology employs many student workers each academic year and has limited job opportunities during the summer. If you are interested in a position with IT, please review the positions below and then fill out an online application for the position or positions that interests you.
Technology Assistants (10-15) - This is an entry level position within Information Technology. The Technology Assistant position replaces the former lab assistant position. Technology assistants will have a primary function as either a lab assistant or student office assistant but will be cross trained to fill in where needed. In addition to fulfilling the primary function, technology assistants may also be sent to other areas of campus to assist with general technology issues. Scheduling is flexible and every effort is made to accommodate student workers' schedules. It is expected that students be available for two to four hour shifts up to a maximum of 20 hours per week. Students employed as technology assistants will report either to User Services or Instructional Technology but will work closely with staff members in both departments regardless of direct report. Preference goes to students receiving Work Study financial aid assistance. Click here for detailed job description and online application.
Technology Support Specialists (5-8) - This is a mid-level position within Information Technology. Technology Support Specialists assist Information Technology staff in responding to the computing needs of the Campus. This includes but is not limited to trouble shooting and repairing computing equipment for faculty, staff and students. Support Specialists provide support to network users through software installs, and with multimedia and digital video projects. They move and install equipment and peripheral devices, networking, and software. Production support for multimedia and digital video projects. They are required to have good communication and organizational skills, be able to lift and move computer equipment, including monitors and printers, work both independently and as a team player and be exceptionally reliable. An aptitude for troubleshooting computer problems is preferred, but we will also train as necessary. Technology Support Specialists can expect to be very busy at the start of the academic year. Students will report to User Services, Instructional Technology or Systems and Networking but will work closely with staff members in all departments regardless of direct report. Click here for detailed job description and online application.
Wireless Networking for Windows Vista
These instructions are intended for wireless network users with computers that are not owned by Albion College. Albion College owned computers are set to work with wireless automatically. Anyone having a problem with wireless on an Albion College owned computer should contact the Help Desk for assistance.
Click the network icon in the taskbar in the lower right corner of the screen. It is the icon circled in red in the image below:
After clicking the network icon, the image below will appear. Click "Connect to a network".
After clicking "Connect to a network", the image below will appear. Click on the wireless network named Albion, the click the "Connect" button.
After clicking the Connect button, you will be prompted for additional information. Click the "Enter/select additional log on information" option as shown below.
After clicking "Enter/select additional log on information", you will be prompted for credentials. Enter your network username and password, then click OK.
After clicking OK, you will be prompted for additional information. Click the "Enter/select additional log on information" option as shown below.
After clicking "Enter/select additional log on information", you will be prompted to verify the certificate is correct, as pictured below. Click the OK button.
After clicking OK, you will see the dialog box pictured below. Keep the two check marks set as pictured, then click the Close button.
At this point, you should be connected to the Albion wireless network. If you are a student, you will be prompted to log into Cisco Clean Access.
If you require additional assistance, plese contact the
The Business Office is located on the second floor of the William C. Ferguson Student, Technology, and Administrative Services Building.
Please use the form below to submit your comments or questions.
611 E. Porter Street
Albion, MI 49224