College of Arts & Letters

AL Tech Committee | Members | Charter | Meeting Topics

AL TECH Agenda – September 15, 2017

MRP 5000 - 10:00 to 11:30

  • Charter
  • Faculty Computer Refresh
  • Lab Computer Refresh
  • Canvas

Faculty Computer Refresh

Faculty/Staff equipment arrived in August. The IT shop prioritized equipment distribution to new-hire faculty. We are now coordinating/scheduling deployments of the remaining systems.

Faculty computer refresh 2017 (59) 2016 (61)
Equipment Cost $108,615.07 $104,153.88
Provost funds ($59,000) ($73,200.00)
A&L Cost $49,615.07 $30,953.88

Lab Computer Refresh

The first year of Academic Affairs' lab refresh program took place over Summer. The Provost provided $750 per lab station in funding for lab computer updates. Below is the current schedule for lab refreshes:

The following spaces had new computers installed:

  • MND 3006 - COMS/Film
  • MND 2002 - COMS Audio Recording
  • CLV 131 - English Composition Lab

The following labs had smart classroom technology updates:

  • MND 3006 - COMS Film
  • MRP 1007 - Art New Media Studio

The following spaces had significant renovation:

  • CLV 131 - English Composition Lab

Lab computer refresh
Equipment Cost $129,543.86
Provost funds ($50,250.00)
A&L Cost $79,293.86

Canvas

The transition to the Canvas LMS is proceeding, more information at http://www.csus.edu/canvas