Winter Break Website Workflow and Redesign Schedule

Posted on 12/5/2016 2:25:33 PM

This winter break, website workflow will stop at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 20. Content submitted after 2:00 p.m. on December 20 will not be published until workflow resumes on Friday, January 13.

Content submitted through that date will be live by Saturday morning, January 14.

Staging Server Lockdown

To speed progress on converting IUP websites to the new responsive design, the staging server will be shut down Wednesday, December 21, through Thursday, January 12.

No website editing will be able to take place during those times. If urgent updates are required to sites during this time, web maintainers should submit a request via ihelp.

IUP Daily and the Beak

  • The final IUP Daily issue of the year will be Tuesday, December 20.
  • Last submissions are due at 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 19.
  • News posts submitted after that time will appear in IUP Daily when it resumes publication on Tuesday, January 17.
  • The Beak will resume publication on the first day of the spring semester, Monday, January 23.

Here’s more information about putting your news and events in IUP Daily and the Beak.

Please keep this schedule in mind when planning news and event submissions, and for any time-critical content. Web authors, please be sure to let your site approvers know that you have submitted content for approval. Unless it’s approved, it will not be received by the Web Team for publishing. 

If there are any questions or concerns about workflow or the winter break schedules, please e-mail