Current Projects, 2012-13Informal Learning Space
Create an informal learning space just outside the ITC area on the second floor.
Continue to virtualize servers as appropriate.
The new wave of Tablets seem to be the future of mobile computing in many ways. Continue to evaluate these technologies for appropriate uses.
Some current servers are outdated and need to be replaced. Purchase new equipment, configure, and transfer data from the existing equipment.
UPO Tippie Roadmap
Work with UPO to develop a Roadmap application to assist advisors in mapping out a plan for advisees on not just what courses to take but what other activities, clubs, etc. they need to belong to in order to succeed in their field.
Create an interactive video wall for students, visitors, etc. to get information about the Tippie College of Business and its constituents.
Continue to set up a "package" for online classes that gives faculty options based on their "exact" needs.
Many of our applications can/should be accessed via mobile devices. STSG will evaluate which applications are best suited for mobile devices and adjust the applications accordingly. We will also keep mobile apps in mind as new projects are developed.
Create a space for STSG to test new products and for faculty and staff to come visit the newest technologies available.
MBA Full-time Database
The MBA Full-time Program has had a graduate student developing a number of database-related reports, etc. for them.
Embarc Transition to MAUI
STSG is currently working to transition the Embarc application for the MBA-PM Program to MAUI.
Continue support for Management Sciences ISOR Lab.
Work with UPO to create an environment for applicants to upload appropriate documents.
Experimental Economics Working Paper Series
Create a way for faculty to denote a paper as part of this group and then create a web presence and report from this data.
Looks at ways to change the Tippie website to make it new, exciting, and fresh.
MBA Web Presence
Work with the Full-time MBA Program to help it enhance its web presence.
School of Management Technology Solutions Plan
Work with the School of Management to find technology solutions for some of the current issues it has been having.
Create a mobile site based on the information from the content used in the Tippie View.
Behavior Lab Redesign
Continue to enhance the design of the behavior lab so it meets the needs of a enhanced learning environment.
Pomerantz 4th-floor Exchange
Look at ways to redesign the 4th -loor MBA Exchange to better serve the needs of the students.