Campus Technology Advisory Board
Columbus Day Open House
The Open House will include: Admissions presentations, a chance to talk with faculty, student-guided campus tours, select tours of academic facilities and an opportunity to meet with representatives from Career Services, International Education (study abroad) and Experience-Based Education (internships). Presentations regarding financial aid and first-year academic and advisement programs are also offered. Please go to www.oswego.edu/visit to register.
Location: Marano Campus Center, Main Concourse
Monday, Oct 12, 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Internationally recognized sculptor Coral Penelope Lambert of Alfred University will demonstrate her art, the age-old sculpting and manufacturing technique using molten iron. Free; including parking. 312-2111.
Location: Lot R13, off Iroquois Trail between Oneida Hall and The Village
Thursday, Oct 15, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Women's Soccer vs. Buffalo State
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Soccer Field
Saturday, Oct 10, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Men's Soccer vs. Geneseo
Location: Oswego, NY, Laker Turf Stadium
Friday, Oct 16, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Alumni & Friends Event with President Stanley
Save the date. http://alumni.oswego.edu/events
Location: New York, NY, USA
Saturday, Oct 10, 3:08 p.m. - 3:08 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
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Location: Various Cities
Thursday, Oct 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
CTAB Education subcommittee minutes
March 9, 2011
Present: Rick Buck, Nicole Decker, Jean Dufore, Michele Hamer, John Kane, and Joe Moreau
•1. Minutes of the February meeting were approved.
•2. Ebooks were discussed:
•a. Joe Moreau, John Kane, and Rameen Mohammadi had presented a workshop a week ago discussing options for course adoptions of eBooks.
•b. Issues of wifi access on campus for book readers (such as the kindle) were discussed. CTS is investigating alternative options, including the possibility of providing a limited wireless network that provides only unsecured web access.
•3. Portal status:
•a. Luminous, Liferay, and EAI portal options were discussed
•b. Jean Dufore noted that the current login to MyOswego will be replaced by an LDAP call, so that the same user id and password options will be used for MyOswego as for other campus network access.
•4. Electronic DSI submission
•a. It was noted that several groups, including ITC and the Personnel Policies Council were also discussing this option. It was suggested that this could be the topic of a joint meeting, and that ITC should take a lead role in this since it should be presented to Faculty Assembly.
•5. Spring breakout workshop suggestions:
•a. Smartphones - Joe Moreau (30 minute session)
•b. eBook reader - Joe Moreau (30 minute session)
•c. eBook adoptions for class - Joe Moreau and John Kane (60 minutes)
•d. Office 2010 - CTS staff
•e. PDF online fillable forms
•f. Google forms
•g. Textbook order forms - Jean Dufore
•h. Ingeniux workshops: open session, getting started, and components
•i. Document imaging
•j. Digital storytelling (whole day workshop)
•l. Lecture capture experiment, part 2
•n. Wine and/or beer making
•o. Digital photography
•6. Other topics:
•a. Discussion of metro center/CC 137 video conference capabilities
•b. Issues associated with getting netids earlier for new faculty (John Kane will discuss this with Rameen Mohammadi)
Minutes taken by Michele Hamer, transcribed by John Kane