Network closed to BitTorrent

Due to recent illegal music file downloads and in order to comply with college policy 3.08.01 and federal copyright and intellectual property laws, NIC Information Technology has closed the college network to BitTorrent peer-to-peer network file sharing protocols. This has been done to prevent illegal file downloads and improve the speed of Internet traffic. Click here for frequently asked questions about copyright-protected music.

For More Information
Information: Steve Ruppel at Ext. 3377 or  

Posted: Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013

Email ArticleEmail


Go To Our Facebook Page Go To Our Twitter Page Go To Our Instagram Page Go To Our You Tube Videos Page Go To Our Flickr Photos Page

NIC Communications Contacts

Please direct all media inquiries to:

Tom Greene
Communications Coordinator
(208) 665-2759 or

Stacy Hudson
Communications and Marketing Director
(208) 769-7819 or

Please direct all public information requests to:

Mindy Patterson
Community Relations Executive Assistant
(208) 769-3316
Public Information Request Form [PDF]

News Search