Education 01.06.15 Minutes

Attending:

Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom, Elizabeth Romero, Val Prater, Mike Kamowski, Saul Weiner, Ernesto Reyna, Josh Naylor, Mike Lund, Eric Gobel, Dave Taeyaerts, Annie Armstrong, Michael Prais, Abbas Hyderi, Michael Hites

  • Opening Remarks
    • Updates
      • Update on Degree Audit Report Systems for graduate students
      • An exploratory meeting with the registrar will occur soon to discuss this
      • Discussion of potential course evaluation changes, issues with current system
      • Consideration of using Qualtrics for surveys due to the anonymity it offers
      • Discussion of evaluation options through Blackboard
      • Suggestion of inviting Renee Taylor (Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs) to next committee meeting, listen to what her thoughts are on alternative systems
      • Suggestion of creating a formal subcommittee to address said issue
  • New Business
    • IT Governance Summit
      • Coming up on March 10th
      • Goal is to bring together governance groups from all three campuses to discuss IT governance
      • There will be presentations, breakout sessions, and discussions—resulting in a final report shared with everyone
      • Will be the first summit where formal structures have existed at UIC and UIS, so there will be outcomes for review
  • Subcommittee Breakouts
    • Proposals Update
      • Brief overview of each subcommittee
      • All proposals have been approved by ITGC, pending review from Provost