Tech Liaison Updates 2013 August

In Attendance:

  • Donna weathers
  • Kate Oyler
  • Melissa Steinike
  • Antony Jo
  • Dean Bartlett
  • Dan Bowling
  • Jesse Neidigh
  • Leanne Wright

Announcements:

Sharepoint

  • available for departments
  • used internally for departments to document procedure, however we are looking into how to share it with selected people off campus
  • tracks and saves changes

Office 32-Bit Transition 

  • if there are any problems, contact SAIT

Paper Cut

  • Papercut will be setup during fall semester
  • Currently, we are trying to figure out how to get it to take UMoney

Templates

  • meeting is going to be organized soon
  • the department's web contact will be invited

Read Write Gold

  • Dynamic learning tool for students
  • Going to be loaded onto every machine (staff, student)

Residence Hall Wireless

  • Aber: Finishing touches will be completed by Monday, everything up and running
  • Craig: up and running
  • Duniway: 3/4ths of the floors are setup to have wireless (3rd floor being finished up)
  • Elrod: Third floor is having hiccups, but will be up soon
  • Jesse: wiring is completed, waiting for hardware to arrive

RTA Training

  • Thursday (8/22) will be our last day of training

Rounds

  • Rounds are scheduled
  • Afternoon rounds have started during early arrivals week
  • Morning and afternoon rounds will start during the first week of school
  • RTAs will contact tech liaisons to verify round times are alright
  • RTAs will attend in a staff meeting early this semester

Accessibility Policy

  • Feedback on plan has been requested at tech partners meeting
  • Policy will be instated around October
  • Guidelines should be met as soon as possible
  • All IT related programs and hardware must be accessible