Inevitability of the Computer

Fall
1997
Resolution Number: 
11.08
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Technology
Status: 
Completed

Whereas we live in the age of the "inevitability of the computer,"


Resolved that the Academic Senate recommend to local senates that they work with their college president and local boards to ensure technological access for the faculty and their college, including, but not limited to:
a. a computer in the office of every faculty who wants one,
b. an-up-to-date technology plan for the campus, including plans for cascading and renewing computers,
c. training for faculty in the use of personal computers,
d. local senates technology committee,
e. faculty access to Internet, web sites, and related technologies.
F. continuing availability of maintenance and repair.

Status Report: 

The document "Guidelines on Minimum Standards for College Technology" should be sent to all college presidents as well as to local senate presidents.