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Technology Fee Advisory Subcommittee

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2019 Technology Fee Advisory Subcommittee

A technology fee advisory committee shall exist for each college or university. A majority of the committee members shall be students. The committee will make recommendations to the college or university president regarding expenditure of revenues received from the technology fee. Prior to making such recommendations, the technology advisory committee will inform the campus student association (s) of the committee's recommendations and seek advice and comment.


Meeting Schedule and Notes

Planned Meetings and Topics

Dates and Times for 2019

  • Agenda - Feb 1, 2019 (Thursday - 1:30pm - 3:00pm) -- Memorial Library ML3012 
    • Introduction (Bryan Schneider)
    • Overview of Tech Fee Process (Bryan Schneider)
    • Network Services, Communications and Systems presentation (Bryan Schneider)
    • Tour - MSU Main Computer Center (Bryan Schneider)
  • Agenda - Feb 8, 2019 (Thursday - 1:30pm - 3:00pm) -- Memorial Library Room ML094A  
    • Welcome (VP for Technology and CIO Mark Johnson)
    • Web and Application Development presentation (Ted Johnson)
    • Center for Excellence in Innovation (Matt Clay)
    • Academic Technology presentation (John Bayerl, Carrie Miller, Michael Manderfeld)
    • Tour:
      • CETL (Matt Clay)
      • Global Learning Lab (Matt Clay)
      • Video Production/Control Studio (Robert Petersen)
      • Collaborative Classroom (ML109)
      • Computer Store (Kristi Bakalyar)
  • Agenda - Feb 15, 2019 (Thursday - 1:30pm - 3:00pm) -- Morris Hall (215)
    • Geography Lab Tour (Don Friend)
    • Educause ECAR Student Survey for 2016 (Bryan Schneider)
    • Business Analysts, Accessiblitiy & Project Management presentation (Mitch Wallerstedt)
    • Information Security Presentation (Mike Menne)
    • Tour:
      • MH Classrooms
      • College of Business Crossroads (Bryan Hoffman, Dean Brenda Flannery)
      • MSU secret tunnels and networking core (Ricardo Muggli)
  • Agenda - Feb 22, 2019 (Thursday - 1:30pm - 3:00pm) Clinical Science Bldg  CSB 315
    • ITS Budget  ITS and Tech Fee Budget presentation (Bryan Schneider and Mark Johnson)
    • Tech Fee [PDF] Report Card (240 KiB) (Bryan Schneider)
    • Tour -
      • Nursing Simulation Lab
      • Nursing Simulation control room
      • Dental Clinic
      • New Collaborative Classrooms
  • Agenda - Mar 1, 2019 (Thursday - 1:30pm - 3:00pm)-- ACC (Wissink Hall 116)
    • Welcome (Mark Johnson)
    • TelePresence (Matt Clay)
    • IT Solution Center (Cathy Hughes)
    • B507 and other partners in the ACC
    • Tour -
      • Nelson Hall Art Department (Matt Willemsen)
      • Counseling Lab AH 3 (Diane Coursol)
      • History Collaborative Classroom (Matt Clay)
  • Agenda -- Mar 15, 2019 (Thursday - 1:30pm - 3:00pm) -- CETL Basement Memorial Library (ML 088A)


Appointed by the TR and MSSA (functions as a subcommittee of the TR and the MSSA)

MSSA Members

  • Luis A. Orozco Marmolejo, - Major
  • Katrina Cronk, - Student Senate Apointee - Graduate Studies Major
  • LeeAnna Moy - Student Senate Appointee - Allied Health and Nursing Major
  • Abdullah Moin, Student Senate Appointee -  Major
  • Mohamamad Sajal - Student Senate Appointee -  Major

Technology Roundtable Members 

  • Tom Tran, TR Member - Library Services Systems Librarian
  • Emily Stark, TR Member - College of Social and Behavioral Science (Psycology)
  • Diane Coursol, TR Member - Counseling and Student Personnel
  • Gary Urban - TR Member - Finance and Administration Systems
  • Ronald Browne - TR Member - Education

Other Information

Relevant Minnesota State Policy and Procedures

Link to Pre-2004 Student Technology Input

Previous Presentation COB Laptop Initiative (broken link)