Iteration 14

We’ve just embarked on Iteration 14 which will focus on the new Channels system  as well as the News Room site.  Iteration 14 will run for three weeks from July 16th through to August 1st.

Work underway this iteration includes:

  • UI and backend work related to the upcoming release of the new McGill Channels system.
  • Adjustments to revision handling in eCal system.
  • An update to our blogs.mcgill.ca WordPress theme.
  • Data migration related to an upcoming restructuring of the /gps and  /applying sites.
  • A social media book marking block.
  • A redesign of the HR home page to make it appropriately semantic and accessible.

Iteration 13: Update

Iteration 13 ran from June 14th through to July 11th.

It was a four week iteration the focused primarily on addressing a few remaining issues with the Channels system.  The following work was undertaken and completed in I13:

  • UI and backend work related to the upcoming release of the new McGill Channels system including:
    • Date presentation
    • Location presentation
    • Display of channels archives on the new /channels site
    • Improved handling for all day events
  • Bugs and data migration related to the eCal system.
  • A bug with the megamenu system preventing block configuration from working properly.
  • Code review for our parters in Libraries and ISR.
  • Data migration related to an the restructuring of the HR site.
  • Data export for Important Dates

A total of 86 story points worth of work was completed in Iteration 13.

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