What's New?

A list of the latest enhancements to department websites

December 20, 2018

12/20/18 Theme update

  1. Search results page layout has been improved and results are more consistent
  2. Clicking a tag/category on an article takes you to a collection of content with that tag in a page that is nicely styled
  3. Users are able to see and create Multi Image Callouts on Multipurpose Pages (these were being hidden, previously)
  4. Links in the Main Menu to Artsci, UCollege, and Graduate School now all open in new tabs
December 17, 2018

12/17/18 Theme update

  • Courses page will now display the correct courses for the chosen semester with the correct titles
  • Book covers will no longer appear blurry or stretched
December 7, 2018

12/07/2018 Update

Page not Found text updated

  • "We have a new website! The page you are looking for may have moved." and given a grey background color.
November 12, 2018

11/12/18 Theme Update

  • Changed the way Book covers display to keep the images in focus

Shared Content fix

  • Made the "Feed Source" column appear in the "Find Content page"
  • Made the "Teaser text" field display on the receiving site

November 5, 2018

11/05/18 Theme Update

Content Share fixes

  • On imported content, we hid any fields that the "borrowing" site is not able to edit
  • Corrected display of office hours on imported person content on Artsci site
  • Corrected issue with the display of the date when an imported event is featured
  • Corrected user role permissions to allow appropriate users to access the "Shared Content" area
  • Corrected problem with the way deparmtent name displayed on Artsci site "Our People" page

Book Contnet Type fix

  • Changed the way cover images are rendered so that they are not blurry.
November 1, 2018

10/29/ 18 updates

  • Fixes to content sharing
  • CSS change to prevent person profile images from cutting off the tops of photos when viewed in a particular small-ish window size
October 15, 2018

10/15/18 Theme update

submit button on embedded webforms fixed

  • matches the submit buttons elsewhere ( is no longer solid red)

Content Share modifications

  • "Feed source" column added to the "Find Content" page
  • permissions changes to allow users to see the shared content area
  • Department image will be shared with Person contnet
  • We hid some of the fields that are not editable on an imported piece of content
  • RSVP button will move with content and point to the RSVP form on the originating site

multipurpose page change

  • removed "na" from background color choices
October 8, 2018

10/10/18 Theme Update

  • Replaced "Dark Callout" 
    • New section offers options of "Single-image callout" or "Multi-image callout."
  • Image Card links now have option to "open in new window."
  • Bug Fixes
    • Direct links on articles did not work when accessed from the faculty profile page
    • On Home Page and Multipurpose page, selecting a category in the "Video Spotlight and 2 articles" section is working now.
    • On Courses page: removed commas that were displaying between semester and year
    • On Courses pages: fixed the order of display for sections and subsections
    • On Course pages: Instructor names now display on the correct subsections
    • Filtered view of Resources now shows all resources with that category
    • Home Slideshow with "Event" type now displays in order of event date
    • On Home page: Upcoming Events section now displays according to event date. We made it so the template will display either:
      1. the events for a tag, if there are events in that tag

      2. all events, if there are no results for the selected tag

      3. all events if N/A is selected as the tag

September 18, 2018

Theme update for 9/17/2018

  • People landing page grid and list view is now showing the "Endowed Professorship" field title
  • The text inside of the Search field on the Our People page reads "who are you looking for" instead of "what are you looking for."
  • The list of person profiles (used to tag an article with a faculty member's name) is now alphabetized by last name.
  • The initial Courses landing page is now displaying course numbers.
  • Content areas now default to 2-column.  Just check a box to change them to 1-column.
September 10, 2018

Theme Updates for 9/10/2018

Home Page sections use better help text when editing

  • When given the option to "Add another paragraph" the "paragraph" is now replaced with the name of the section you are in.

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