Other STF Projects by Year

1990 - 2000 | 2001-2005 | 2006 - 2010 | 2011 - 2015 | 2016 - 2020

1997

  • Central Computer Replacement, ADMCS
  • Computer Science/Physics Integration

1998

  • Fairhaven Sound/Lighting for Auditorium
  • Education Special Needs Technical Resources
  • F&PA Audio Recording Studio
  • Huxley Map Library

1999

  • Fairhaven Sound Improvement
  • ATUS Video Editing Suites
  • Huxley GPS System

2000

  • SPMC Student Microscopes
  • Student Server Space, ATUS
  • Student e-Mail Upgrade, ADMCS
  • Huxley Integrated Lab Network
  • Fairhaven Solar Energy System
  • Engineering Technology Robot Arm System
  • Chemistry Data Acquisition Software

2001

  • Library Wireless Computing
  • Shannon Point ILN Extension
  • Art Department Mediated Student Gallery
  • Huxley Environmental Planning Studio
  • Physics/Astronomy Nanotechnology Lab
  • Geology Automation of Laser Particle Size Analyzer
  • Chemistry upgrade of NMR Facility
  • Computer Science Operating Procedures improvement
  • Fairhaven Digital Video Production

2002

  • Art Department Sculpture Equipment
  • Student Digital Video Lab
  • Fairhaven Student Print Studio Upgrade
  • Residential Multimedia Clusters

2003

  • Math Computer Lab Upgrade
  • PEHR Motion Analysis System Upgrade
  • Disc Storage for Students, ATUS
  • Student Wireless Project, ATUS
  • Music Recording Lab
  • Library Integrated Search Tools
  • Scanning Electron Microscope
  • Gamma Ray Spectroscope
  • Fairhaven Recording Studio Upgrade
  • CBE Computer Lab Mediated

2004

  • Intelligent Lighting
  • Modernize Spatial Analysis Lab
  • Upgrade/enhance Map Library
  • Computer Lab Upgrade - PH 210
  • Planetarium Projector replacement
  • Chemistry Lab Interface
  • Computer Lab Replacement - ET 308
  • Classroom Response System Enhancement
  • Wireless Access Improvements for Students Language Media Center Renovation
  • Digital Videoclip Library
  • Computer Lab Upgrade - HU105

2005

  • Interactive Animated Instruction in Human Anatomy
  • DisAbility Resources for Students
  • Equipment & Access Improvements, Music
  • Dance Performance Lab
  • Documentary Video Lab
  • Upgrade Psychology Computer Labs
  • Digital Video Clip Library
  • Metabolic Measurement System
  • Expansion of Wireless Access for Students
  • Improvements to Student-Use Computing Facilities
  • Enhancing MyWestern Services
  • Upgrade Video Editing Capability
  • GeoWalls
  • Molecular Structure Computing Lab
  • Spatial Analysis Lab GPS Equipment
  • Miller Hall 66 iMac Lab Upgrade
  • Upgrade PH 210 Computer Lab

2006

  • New Media Computer Lab Update
  • Dance Performance Lab Equipment
  • Photography Lab Digital Upgrade
  • Podcasting of Class Lectures for Students
  • Enhanced Digital Video Services for Students
  • Wireless Laptops for Student Use
  • Arntzen Hall 05 Computer Lab Upgrade
  • Bond Hall 319 Computer Lab Upgrade
  • Anthropology Wireless Lab
  • Integrating Computer Technology in the Chemistry Lab
  • Improved Stream-Flow Monitoring for Student Training and Research
  • Upgrading Microscopy & Image Analysis Across Biology Curriculum
  • Replacement of Hard Drives in Computer Science Department
  • Student Art Studio Upgrades
  • Spatial Analysis Printers at Huxley
  • Huxley Map Library Enhancement
  • Enhancing the Capabilities of Scanning Electron Microscope
  • Integrating Research & Writing: Library Workstation Upgrade
  • Woodring Laptops for Teaching and Learning

2007

  • Student Tech Center: Video, Printing, and Scanning Enhancements
  • ET321, Other Computer Lab Upgrades
  • Wireless Laptop Loan Replacements
  • Social Science Lab Upgrade
  • Enhancing Video Equipment for Video Clip Repository
  • Augmentative/Alternative Communication Device
  • Nanomaterials to Environmental Science: ICP-MS at WWU
  • Digital Real-Time Seismology for Public Display and Student Use
  • Enhancing Biological Education with High-Quality Microscopy
  • High-Speed Digital Video
  • Music Instruction Technology Lab Upgrade
  • Media Upgrade to Fairhaven Auditorium
  • Enhanced Digital Video Services for Students - Phase II
  • Huxley Teaching and Student Microscope Upgrade
  • Huxley Toxicology Program Computer and Software Supplement
  • Miller Hall 72 PC Lab Upgrade
  • Writing Center Computer Lab Upgrade

2008

  • Upgrade of Haggard Hall Computer Labs
  • Student Technology Center Updates and Expansion
  • Journalism Department and General University Apple Lab Software Update and New Mini-Lab
  • Improve Student and Staff Storage
  • Instrument for Students to Test the Characteristics of Materials
  • Robotics Kit Replacement
  • Upgrade for CF 312 Shared Computer Lab
  • 3D Scanning System for Digital Modeling of Physical Objects
  • Huxley Toxicology Program New Environmental Test Chambers
  • Huxley Spatial Analysis Lab Computer Upgrade
  • Huxley Map Library Enhancement and Upgrade
  • Huxley Planning Studio Software Upgrade
  • Media-Enhanced Group Study Spaces
  • Wireless Laptop Loan Replacements
  • Writing Center Enhancement

2009

  • Communications Building Computer Lab Upgrades
  • Dual-Use Workshop Computers for the Student Tech Center
  • Wireless Laptops for Student Checkout
  • Enhanced Digital Video Services for Students - Phase III
  • Parks Hall 210 Computer Lab Upgrade
  • Parks Hall 108 Behavior Research Lab
  • Upgrade Video Editing Capability
  • Fairhaven Recording Studio Update
  • Fine Arts 101 Computer Lab Upgrade
  • New Digital Photography Technology
  • Humanities 104 Lab Upgrade
  • Kinesiology Lab Enhancement
  • Upgrade of Computers in Language Media Center
  • Communications 161 Computer Lab Upgrade
  • Remote Sensing Software
  • Huxley Lab Class Water Purification System
  • Engineering Technology 308 CAD/CAM Computer Lab Upgrade
  • The Microscopy Digital Lab Project
  • Teaching Station for Biology 365
  • Accessible Computer Availability Information
  • Microform Scanner

2010

  • Parks Hall 108 Behavior Research Lab - REVISED
    CBE
  • Dance Program Video Production
    CFPA/Dance Program
  • B Gallery Boost and Upgrade
    CFPA/Art Dept
  • Spatial Analysis Classroom
    CST/Geology Dept
  • Bond Hall 215 Computer Lab Media Upgrade
    partial funding
    CST/Mathematics Dept
  • High Definition Microscopy for Introductory Biology Courses
    partial funding
    CST/Biology Dept
  • ETEC 222 Welding Lab Equipment Purchase
    CST/Engineering Technology Dept
  • Multichannel Pipettes for Integration of Multiwell Plate Reader into Microbiology Laboratory (BIOL 346) and Other Courses
    CST/Biology Dept
  • Huxley College GPS Equipment
    Huxley College of the Environment
  • Huxley Toxicology Program Lab Class Instruments
    partial funding
    Huxley College of the Environment/Environmental Sciences Dept
  • Student Tech Center and Library Improvements to Media, Computing, and Printing
    -Libraries/Student Tech Center
  • Viking Village: Improve Performance and Environment
    Libraries/Viking Village Advisory Board

2011

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in late March 2011 of the proposals below. These projects represented approximately $216,000 of the 2011 STF fund.

  • Enhanced Digital Video Services for Students - Phase IV
    ATUS
  • Production Equipment to Support Academic Mentoring in a TV Broadcast Environment
    ATUS (with CFPA, Fairhaven, University Relations)
  • Color Printing Improvements in Student Technology Center
    ATUS/Student Technology Center
  • Music and Dance Performance Laboratory Enhancements
    CFPA/Music Dept and Dance
  • Keyboard Classroom Upgrade
    CFPA/Music Dept
  • Upgrading Rapid Prototyping Facilities for ET Majors
    CST/Engineering Technology Dept
  • Instructional Software Upgrades
    CHSS, CST, ATUS/Anthropology, Biology, CSD, PEHR Depts
  • Pro Tools Hardware and Software Upgrade
    Fairhaven, CFPA

2012

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in late March 2012 of the proposals below. These projects represented approximately $260,000 of the 2012 STF fund.

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2013

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in April 2013 of the proposals below. These projects represented approximately $540,387 of the 2013 STF fund.

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2014

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in May 2014 of the proposals below. These projects represented approximately $155,611 of the 2014 STF fund.

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2015

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in May 2015 of the proposals below. These projects represented approximately $137,581 of the 2015 STF fund.

2016

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in May 2016 of the proposals below. These projects represented approximately $135,079 of the 2016 STF fund.

2017

Based on the Student Technology Fee (STF) Committee's recommendations, Western's President and AS President approved funding in May 2017 of the proposals below. The projects represented approximately $135,000 of the 2017 STF fund.

2018

All proposals accepted by the Student Technology Fee Committee will be posted to this section III in early April 2018 for comments from the campus community.

Proposal
Number
Proposal Title College/Unit
1 Alternative Digital Textbooks - Phase 3
Summary Sheet
ATUS
(Priority 1)
2 Digital Audio Recording Loan Pool Upgrade
Summary Sheet
ATUS
(Priority 2)
3 Digital Cinema Production Project
Summary Sheet
Digital Cinema Equipment List
ATUS
(Priority 3)
4 Laminator, Mounting Support, and New Photo Technology
Summary Sheet
CFPA
(Priority 1)
5 Music Instruction Technology (MIT) Lab Software Expansion and Upgrades
Summary Sheet
CFPA
(Priority 2)
6 Performing Arts Center Concert Hall Live Streaming
Summary Sheet
Equipment List
CFPA
(Priority 3)
7 Music Department MalletKat Purchase
Summary Sheet
CFPA
(Priority 4)
8 Broadening Student Access to Bioinformatics and Big Data Analysis in the Genomics Era
Summary Sheet
Proposal Quotes
CSE
(Priority 1)
9 Robotics Kit Replacement
Summary Sheet
CSE
(Priority 2)
10 Expanding 3D Printing Technologies at WWU
Summary Sheet
CSE
(Priority 3)
11 Power to the People
Summary Sheet
Project Prioritization
Libraries
(Priority 1)
12 Enhancing Student Microscope Access at SPMC
Summary Sheet
Proposal Quotes
SPMC
(Priority 1)
13 Torsh Video Annotation Platform
Summary Sheet
Woodring
(Priority 1)

IV. Approved Tech Initiatives (AY 2018)

Projects approved for funding were posted to this section IV in early June 2018.

Project
Number
Project Title College/Unit
1 Alternative Digital Textbooks - Phase 3
Summary Sheet
$15,000 (Full Funding)
ATUS
(Priority 1)
2 Digital Audio Recording Loan Pool Upgrade
Summary Sheet
$7,500 (Full Funding)
ATUS
(Priority 2)
3 Digital Cinema Production Project
Summary Sheet
Digital Cinema Equipment List
$24,678 (Full Funding)
ATUS
(Priority 3)
4 Laminator, Mounting Support, and New Photo Technology
Summary Sheet
$13,000 (Partial Funding)
CFPA
(Priority 1)
6 Performing Arts Center Concert Hall Live Streaming
Summary Sheet
Equipment List
$12,490 (Full Funding)
CFPA
(Priority 3)
7 Music Department MalletKat Purchase
Summary Sheet
$3,140 (Full Funding)
CFPA
(Priority 4)
10 Expanding 3D Printing Technologies at WWU
Summary Sheet
$11,320 (Full Funding)
CSE
(Priority 3)
11 Power to the People
Summary Sheet
Project Prioritization
$9,500 (Partial Funding)
Libraries
(Priority 1)
12 Enhancing Student Microscope Access at SPMC
Summary Sheet
Proposal Quotes
$18,675 (Partial Funding)
SPMC
(Priority 1)