Motions and Recommendations passed by the

Academic Technology Committee 2016-17

(from Minutes) 

Andy Klein, Chair

 

SUBJECT

DESCRIPTION

DATE

 

SENATE ACTION  

Election of 2016-17 ATC Chair

ATC members voted unanimously to elect Craig Moyer as 2016-17 ATC Chair (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded).

ATC members voted unanimously to elect Andy Klein as 2016-17 ATC Vice Chair (forwarded by Craig Moyer and seconded).

 

Managing Wireless Voice-Data Devices Policy

A motion to support proposed revisions to the Managing Wireless Voice-Data Devices policy and to not recommend a separate policy for WiFi devices (forwarded by Craig Moyer and seconded) passed unanimously.

 

28- Nov-2016
Students Paying for Audience Response System Software

A motion to recommend pursuing an audience response system licensing model where Western funds faculty licenses or a university-wide license and not pursue a model where students pay additional fees (forwarded by Craig Moyer and seconded) passed.

 

28- Nov-2016
Students Paying for Audience Response System Software

A motion to recommend that faculty not require students to pay for software when Western Washington University has provided an acceptable alternative for free (forwarded by Craig Moyer and seconded) passed.

 

28- Nov-2016
Election of 2016-17 ATC Chair and Vice Chair

ATC members voted unanimously to elect Andy Klein as 2016-17 ATC Chair (forwarded by David Wallin and seconded).

ATC members voted unanimously to elect Gabe Gossett as 2016-17 ATC Vice Chair (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded).

 

28- Nov-2016
Resolution Thanking Craig Moyer

A resolution thanking Craig Moyer for his two and a half years of service as the Academic Technology Committee Chair (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded) passed.

 

28- Nov-2016
Student Technology Fee Committee Representative

ATC members voted unanimously to appoint John Friesen as 2016-17 Student Technology Fee Committee representative (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded).

 

28- Nov-2016
Phase Two of Audience Response System Study

A motion to endorse ATUS’s recommendation on audience response systems (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded) passed by unanimous vote.

 

ATC Meeting Cancellation

A motion to cancel ATC’s meeting scheduled for December 1, 2016, and to reconvene in January (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded) passed by unanimous vote.

 

Postpone Approval of Minutes

A motion to postpone the approval of the minutes (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded) pending the clarification of STF funding comments made by Greg Smith, Interim Vice Provost for IT & CIO, passed.

 

30-May-2017 
Plagiarism Detection Software Study

All committee members were in favor of passing a resolution (forwarded by Gabe Gossett and seconded) endorsing the transition from Turnitin to Vericite plagiarism detection software.

 

 30-May-2017 
Postpone Approval of Minutes

Motion to postpone (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded) approval of ATC minutes of 6 April 2017 to next meeting passed.

 

 30-May-2017  
Postpone Approval of Minutes

Motion to postpone (forwarded by Andy Klein and seconded) review of ATC minutes of 6 April 2017 and 20 April 27 and approve via email passed.

 

 30-May-2017