- Baseball Pool
- Hockey Playoff Pool
- UW Office of Research
- UW Depts
- UW People
- UW Map
- University WWW's
Psych Nexus Notes
- IST Training
- Lynda Web Training
---- You Do Not Have Asperger's
---- Why Stress Is Good for You
---- Why Rational People Buy Into Conspiracy Theories
---- Clouds in the Head: New Model of Brain's Thought Processes
---- What Professors Can Learn From 'Hard Core' MOOC Students
---- Baby Photos Might Get Your Lost Wallet Returned
---- Australia's Water Curtain Stop Signs Are A Great Idea
---- Evolution of lying
---- Why Rituals Work
---- Thought Experiment: Build a Supercomputer Replica of the Human Brain
---- Day One at the 2013 Quantified Self European Conference
---- Wikipedia Recent Changes Map
---- Why babies in every country on Earth say 'mama'
---- Psychiatrists under fire in mental health battle
---- When Helping Hurts
---- uWaterloo pedestrian traffic
---- Brain System for Emotional Self-Control Discovered
---- The Scientific 7-Minute Workout
Most of the information on the beeHive is of interest mainly to
folks in our department.
General information about the UW Department of Psychology can be found
UW Psychology Home Page.
- Here's the latest Psych Phone List
in Word format.
Always use your UW email address for all UW-related emails.
We have separate lists including email addresses, office numbers and telephone extensions for
Visitors, Post Docs, etc.
in our department.
for more departmental information. I'm also in the process of
creating this web page to our various
Psych mailing lists
This is somewhat restricted - it's only available from Nexus
stations in Psychology, plus a few other office machine (not wireless).
- Upcoming seminars in the Psychology Department:
- Contents of the Test Library
(accessible only from machines in PAS)
---- GASP Survival Guide
---- GASP Facebook page
---- GASP Calendar
---- GASP First Year Forum
Also of interest to Researchers
...about local stuff:
- Finding People
- Library Resources
- Course Related and Marking
- UW Computing, Hardware and Software
- Please peruse:
University of Waterloo policies, procedures, and statements relating to information security
--- Policy 8 - Information Security FAQ
--- Policy 8 - Information Security
--- Information Security for Research
--- Statement on Use of UW Computing and Network Resources
--- ACO Account Usage Policy
--- Computer Security Incident Response Procedure
- Here's some information about upcoming
Be sure to take advantage of the
IST Online Course Materials.
UW Software Licensing
includes information on
Symantec EndPoint (SEP, antivirus)
Additional local software sources (free SEP, free Win7 for students, etc) can be found at
Software for Students
IST Available Software.
One copy of
MS Office is also available for grads to purchase for a
(with some restrictions, primarily that it must be the same version
as what you have in your office)
- just stop by the IST Chip in MC 1052 for the DVD and a unique license code.
Alternatively, you can also
purchase MS Office licenses directly from MS.
- IST Software Application Contacts.
Dell - UW pricing page
- Changing your campus passwords:
- BlackBerry Purchases and Plans
- Campus Tech Shop
is apparently what used to be UW Graphics and might also be known
as "New Media Services".
This used to be
UW Graphics - I'm not sure why they decided to change the name.
Anyway, they handle posters, flyers, colour laser printing, theis binding,
- Here's info on the
UW Campus Network.
To connect to the campus wireless network, use
Eduroam (here's some
troubleshooting tips - be sure to login with "firstname.lastname@example.org").
will also allow you to
use wireless at other universities.
Campus Wireless Guidelines
Wireless - what you need to know
- contact Carlos or myself for problems in the department so
that we can coordinate the reporting of problems.
UW VPN Service
Sendit is a service for transferring files when email is not appropriate, whether because of file size, file type or concerns over security.
- What to do in the event of a power outage.
- Additional UW Info
...mostly about computer stuff:
- World Wide Web
- Start with
Google for searches
or to search by categories, go to
-- HTML Goodies
-- HTML Code Tutorial
-- HTML Reference
-- Introduction to HTML
-- Web Authoring FAQ
-- HTML Dog
-- HTML converters
-- YAHOO's WWW index
-- What Beautiful HTML Code Looks Like
- On-line editors:
-- Quackit Online HTML Editor
-- Real Time HTML Editor
-- Online HTML Editor
-- Real-time HTML Editor
- Validate and test with:
-- W3C HTML Validation Service
-- Weblint Gateway
-- Test your web design in different browsers
- A few other search engines aside from the ones listed at the top:
Search Engine Watch for others.
- Other useful tools:
- Locations from:
Geobytes IP Address Locator Tool,
IP Location Finder
- Check for dead links with
W3C Link Checker or
Link Validation Spider.
- On-Line Tools
- Archives and Help for UNIX, Mac, DOS and Windows
- Virus Info
- Hoax Info
- Email and Fighting Spam
- Fighting Spyware and Other Annoyances
- Home Networking
- Don't ask me about stats - I don't know nutin' 'bout no stats... Erin
Harvey is the Arts Faculty Stats Consultant and can be reached at
email@example.com, x36505, MC 6093.
The IST Data Analysis and Decision Support
of IST (firstname.lastname@example.org, x33055, MC 2019)
who will help
you will using any of the various stats packages used on campus.
- UW has licensing which allows
SPSS and AMOS
to be purchased on UW owned machines on a yearly basis
(licenses expires the end of December each year).
IST also offers a SPSS Student Pack, but I'd stay away from that since it
doesn't inlcude the Advanced Modules which folks around seem to require. The
grad pack can be purchased from
for various time periods.
This is for students personal use only and it can't be purchased by
faculty members and can't be installed on UW owned machines.
- IST's Math & Statistical Page
- UW Stats Consulting Service
- SPSS Inc.
- free alternative: R Project
-- Introduction to Probability and Statistics Using R
There. I guess the above items effectively makes the consulting
portion of my job obsolete...
Here's some good sources for additional information:
Most of the following can be found tucked underneath the
Here's some newsgroups
which may be of interest to people in Psychology.
---- KW Record
---- National Post Online
---- Globe and Mail
---- USA Today
---- Washington Post
---- Dallas News
---- San Jose Mercury News
---- Chicago Sun Times
---- LA Daily News
---- Boston Herald
---- NY Post
---- ABC News
---- Yahoo! News
---- Yahoo! News and Media
---- Skilton's Baseball Links
---- Toronto Blue Jays
---- UW Weather
---- Air Canada
---- Cut the Rope
---- Orb Avoidance
---- Blow Things Up 2
---- Auroral Activity
---- Auroral Forecast
---- short mpeg
---- Fred gif
---- .mp3 Sound file
---- .au Sound file
---- .wav Sound file
---- .mov QT file
---- .avi file
---- Real Audio
---- PDF file
---- PS file
---- fillable PDF file
---- Flash Examples (bottom of page)
Hey Roxane, James, Myra and Mathieu!!! Renew or purchase your
Matlab user licenses
Licenses are for the calendar year with a grace period extending into
the following April.
---- Outlook setup
Hey Bob E!!!
---- sci.electronics.repair FAQ
---- sci.electronics.repair Computer and Video Monitors FAQ
---- Interfacing to the IBM-PC Parallel Printer Port
---- Interfacing the Parallel Port
---- Serial Port Central
Use this password generator and tell people to add a couple punctuation marks in the middle of what is given - eg. -_=+@#:;.
Also, here's a Password Checker.
---- Departmental Listing of Support Staff Position Descriptions
---- Word mail merge: A walk through the process
---- Zenbook Launches: Does It Beat the MacBook Air? [VIDEO]
---- Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook
UW Child Cognition Lab WIKI.
Hey Heather and Theresa!!!
and something to help
Forward Class Lists.
Hey Carlos, Waleed and Affan!!!
---- some install notes
---- Nexus List
---- Nexus List by room
---- Nexus Rooms
---- Printer List
---- last seen on network
---- ONA Status
---- Last Known Machine OU
---- Retrospect Summary
---- network test
---- Computer questions and answers
---- Computer Hardware Chart
---- password generator
---- SEP Tech Notes
---- beeHive Flash
---- Infoblox Help Page
---- IST RT
---- Arts mailing list
---- jazz SEP Manager
---- Reset Nexus Profile
---- HP LaserJet 4M Printer - How to Prevent Multifeeds
---- Green Form
---- Matlab License Info
---- Nexus Documentation Project
---- show .forward files
---- Check Flash Player version
---- Artsfaculty password change
---- ONA port errors
---- How to get files off an unfinalized DVD-Video disk using free software
---- move windows with keyboard
---- PSR - Problem Steps Recorder
---- 10 Windows 7 commands every administrator should know
---- Holy Mackinaw
---- Champs 2011
Convert video to MP4
Past beeHive Pool Winners.
P.S. Most people in our department use this as a starting page for their web
browser - it's a little long because its designed as an OSAUTFBAL
(One Stop And Use The [Find] Button A Lot)
Computer Systems Manager and Research Programmer
University of Waterloo
Department of Psychology
200 University Ave. W
Canada N2L 3G1
Room: PAS 4008
Voice: 1-519-888-4567 x36638
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