Education 01.06.15 Minutes


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