FY'15 Technology Fee Proposals

Here are the Technology Fee Proposals submitted for fiscal year FY'15 in PDF format.  The first three were awarded grants for a total of $137,531.  Please note: The Tech Fee Committee included comments regarding each proposal that can be useful for future submissions.

NAME PROPOSAL AMOUNT GRAD STUDENTS

UGRAD 

STUDENTS

TOTAL STUDENTS COMMITTEE COMMENTS
Chad Huneycutt Virtualized Infrastructure for Instruction $72,031 977 2249 3226 Fully Funded

Chad Huneycutt

Classroom Clouds Expansion

$52,300

220

660

880

Deleted parts for installation; fund half of the number of systems

Cedric Stallworth

Digital AV for CCB 340, 345, 347

$13,200

300

1100

1400

Fully Funded

Greg Turk

Prototype Lab

$86,445

115

765

880

Overkill for the applications indicated in the proposal

Matt Sanders, Mark Braunstein Health Informatics i3L $66,222 1000 977 1977 Lower priority compared with other proposals submitted; when resubmitting provide stronger justification

Russ Clark

Mobile Application Lab

$34,306

977

1249

2226

Unjustified equipment request

Keith Edwards Usability Lab Refreshment $16,189 70 840 910 Needs improved justification of instructional impact
Thad Starner InVention Lab $43,760 622 1097 1719 Academic justification unclear; since InVention Lab is a multi-unit initiative, resubmission must include buy in from other units
David Smith CS1371 TA Lab Refresh $12,088 0 2360 2360 Weak academic/instructional justification

David Mercer

Data Storage Servers

$26,064

979

620

1599

Lower priority compared with other submitted proposals

David Mercer Instructional Backups $23,750 977 1249 2226 Lower priority compared with other submitted proposals