The printer in IV is always out of paper. If it isn't out of paper, there is some kind of jam or swipe connection problem or toner problem or dead animal inside it that makes a noise when you try to print anything. I know no one can really anticipate the technical/biological problems with that printer, but can we at least put it behind a proctor's station so that people don't take the paper out for their own printers? ...more »
I would like to see the College of Engineering provide a remote desktop connection for engineering accounts. I find that the labs are inconvenient due to hours and limited seating. Because Northeastern doesn't buy licensing rights for the students, we should have the ability to access programs like SolidWorks or AutoCAD from our laptops. It would allow us to work from anywhere at any time.
I know a lot has been done in past years to improve the printing situation and I am really a huge fan of the swipe and go printing. But all of this progress has been made null and void by the breakdown of the high speed printers. According to info commons employees, there are no plans to either fix or replace the broken printers. We have a higher volume of students now printing more than ever. Nearly any time of the ...more »