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The Educational & Research Technologies Committee is a standing committee of the Faculty Senate.

Charge of the ERTC

The ERTC shall have the responsibility of matters related to the development and implementation of educational and research technologies at the University that guide acquisition of information literacy by students and faculty.  It shall review and recommend policies and procedures relating to the planning, introduction, and use of campus-wide technologies, including computers, communications, electronic data handling, and instructional media.  The committee shall assume responsibility for informing the administration of educational and research priorities and needs related to information literacy and see that these are considered in all planning.  It shall maintain close liaison with the Curricular Affairs Committee, the Financial and Physical Planning Committee, the Student Affairs Committee, and the Research, Scholarship, and Graduate Education Committee.  Each of these committees shall appoint one of their elected members to serve as a voting member on the Educational and Research Technologies Committee.  The committee shall maintain close liaison with appropriate administrative offices in its areas of responsibility and with the Facilities and Technologies Committee of the Board of Trustees.

ERTC Operating Procedures (pdf)

ERTC Membership & Chair

Membership in the ERTC is subject to the Faculty Senate bylaws.  Senate standing committees are composed of at least one member from each of the major academic units.  Units with more than 200 full-time eligible faculty members may elect one additional member.  Members are elected in April for a three year term.  The ERTC membership will is also composed of one member appointed from each of the following committees:  the Curricular Affairs Committee, the Financial and Physical Planning Committee, the Student Affairs Committee, and the Research, Scholarship, and Graduate Education Committee.  The committee shall maintain close liaison with appropriate administrative offices in its areas of responsibility and with the Educational Policy and Institutional Resources Committee of the Board of Trustees.

The Co-Chairs of the Educational & Research Technologies Committee are Regina Toolin and Helen Read.  Regina is Associate Professor of Education in the College of Education and Social Services and Helen is a Senior Lecturer in Mathmatics and Statistics in the College of Engineering and Mathmatical Sciences .

ERTC Member List

Educational & Research Technologies Committee Members
college name term
Agriculture & Life Science Petrillo, Jane 2017-2020
Arts & Science Kaelber, Lutz 2017-2020
Arts & Science Ellis, Deb 2018-2021
Grossman School of Business Do, Hung 2018-2021
Education & Social Services Toolin, Regina (Co-Chair) 2017-2020
Engineering & Mathematical Science Read, Helen (Co-Chair) 2019-2022
Environment & Natural Resources (Rubenstein School) Dinov, Luben 2019-2022
Libraries Ross, Lyman 2019-2022
Larner College of Medicine Wood, Marie 2019-2022
Larner College of Medicine Hotaling, Elise 2017-2020
Nursing & Health Science Tourville, Tim 2018-2021
Curricular Affairs Committee Representative pending 2019-2020
Financial & Physical Planning Committee Representative pending 2019-2020
Research, Scholarship, & The Creative Arts Representative pending 2019-2020
Student Affairs Committee Representative   2019-2020
Graduate Student Senate Representative   2019-2020

*Sabbatical Coverage

 

ERTC Meeting Schedule and Materials

The Educational & Research Technologies Committee meetings are generally held on the second Wednesday of each month from 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. in 427A Waterman. 

2018-2019 ERTC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2018-2019 Educational & Research Technologies Committee Meeting Schedule & Materials
date agenda minutes
September 12, 2018 Agenda Minutes
October 10, 2018 Agenda Minutes
November 14, 2018 No Meeting No Meeting
December 5, 2018 Agenda Minutes
January 16, 2019 Agenda Minutes
February 6, 2019 Agenda Minutes
March 6, 2019 Agenda Minutes
April 17, 2019 NO Meeting No Minutes
May 8, 2019 Agenda Minutes

2017-2018 ERTC Meeting Schedule and Materials

2017-2018 Educational & Research Technologies Committee Meeting Schedule & Materials
date agenda minutes
September 13, 2017 Agenda Minutes
October 11, 2017 *Waterman 338 Agenda Minutes
November 8, 2017*Waterman 338 Agenda Minutes
December 13, 2017 No Meeting  
January 17, 2018 Agenda Minutes
February 7, 2018 No Meeting  
March 7, 2018 Agenda Minutes
April 11, 2018 Agenda Minutes
May 9, 2018 Agenda Minutes

2016-2017 ERTC Meeting Schedule and Materials

Educational & Research Technologies Committee Meeting Schedule & Materials
date agenda minutes
September 14, 2016 Agenda Minutes
October 19, 2016 *third Wednesday Agenda Minutes
November 9, 2016 Agenda Minutes
December 14, 2016 Agenda Minutes
January 11, 2017 No Meeting  
February 8, 2017 Agenda Minutes
March 8, 2017 Agenda Minutes
April 12, 2017 Agenda Minutes
May 10, 2017 Agenda Minutes