Archives for September 2012

Meeting Minutes 9-28-12

President’s Technology Advisory Council Meeting Notes: September 28, 2012 Submitted by Leanna Giancarlo Present: Leanna Giancarlo, Steve Greenlaw, Mary Kayler, Kimberly Kinsley, Jeff McClurken, George Meadows, Tim Owens, Andy Rush, Mara Scanlon, Jeff McClurken updated the council regarding items discussed at our last meeting.  First, in a conversation with Provost Newbould, the Provost stated that the council would not need to undertake responsibilities dealing with the issue of centralized scheduling; he has already formed another group led by Fred Pearce to look into this.  Second, Jeff has spoken with Chief of Staff Marty Wilder about his sense of the Digital Learning Proposal (DLP), since Jeff and some other council members will be presenting to the President’s Cabinet on Tuesday, October 2nd at a special meeting to elaborate upon the DLP.  According to Marty, the President feels that the proposal is important enough for a special meeting and a chance for an extended … [Read more...]

Meeting Minutes 9-14-12

President’s Technology Advisory Council Meeting Notes: September 14, 2012 Submitted by Leanna Giancarlo Present: Rosemary Arneson, Leanna Giancarlo, Steve Greenlaw, Jim Groom, Mary Kayler, Kimberly Kinsley, Jeff McClurken, George Meadows, Mara Scanlon, Justin Webb The Digital Learning Proposal (DLP) has been sent to President Rick Hurley and forwarded to the Cabinet.  The proposal will also be transmitted to the College Deans.  Jeff McClurken has spoken with Richard Finkelstein (CAS Dean) regarding the proposal and its contents; however, the council is waiting on an official response from the President and the Cabinet.  Rosemary Arneson offered that if the proposal comes before Academic Affairs she would alert Jeff so that he could speak to it before that committee. With regards to the prioritization of items in the proposal document, the committee agreed to place the Digital Knowledge Center at an elevated priority since other items or projects included in the DLP are either … [Read more...]

Meeting Agenda 9-14-12

Agenda for September 14, 2012 meeting 12-1 PM – Simpson Library MakerSpace I. Status of Digital Learning Proposal II. Issues raised by DLP and Cabinet Questions      a. Further prioritization of DLP Proposals beyond Digital Knowledge Center, as needed      b. Grants to apply for & grant consultants III. Library and space for DKC (Rosemary) … [Read more...]