Fiscal Year 2010 Funded Proposals

General Institutional


 

Proposal Number - FY10-580.1

Proposal Title - ONID Ongoing Services

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Enterprise Computing]

Project Location - Milne Hall

Responsible Personnel - Andy Morgan, Catherine Williams

Project Description - Funding is used to continue the ONID operation, which provides many centralized services to OSU students – comprehensive directory, ONID LDAP directory provides data to the OSU Online Directory; account authentication for Blackboard, Student Computing Facilities, ResNet and numerous web sites using ONID SSO.

Approved Funding - $267,800

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Proposal Number - FY10-583.2

Proposal Title - Student Computing Facilities

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Media Services]

Project Location - Milne Computer Center and Numerous Satellite Computing Labs

Responsible Personnel - Russ Born, John Greydanus

Project Description - Funding is to provide operating support and hardware/software upgrades for the general purpose computer labs, as well as the terminal servers that provide software access for students with their personal computers.

Approved Funding - $828,765

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Proposal Number - FY10-591.1

Proposal Title - Disability Access Services Technology Support

College/Department/Unit - Student Affairs [Disability Access Services]

Project Location - Kerr Administration

Responsible Personnel - Tracy Bentley-Townlin, Hans Gunadi

Project Description - TRF support is requested to maintain technology accessibility and support to students with disabilities at OSU, Corvallis Campus.

Approved Funding - $259,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-601.1

Proposal Title - Technology for the International Resource Center

College/Department/Unit - International Students of OSU / Student Leadership & Involvement

Project Location - MU International Resource Center

Responsible Personnel - Sabina Dossaliyeva, Robin Ryan, Eric Black, Curt Black

Project Description - Funding is sought for the purchase, installation and maintenance of technology for the new International Resource Center. This technology will allow students to fully utilize the space as a programming space, a community, and a resource center.

Approved Funding - $5,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-603.1

Proposal Title - 2009-2010 Blackboard Technology Resource Fee Proposal – FY10

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Enterprise Computing]

Project Location - Milne Computer Center

Responsible Personnel - Frank Kessel, Catherine Williams

Project Description - Funding is requested to maintain and operate the Blackboard instructional portal, serving a combination of teaching and learning environments.

Approved Funding - $453,457

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Proposal Number - FY10-604.1

Proposal Title - Student Multimedia Services

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Media Services]

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Teresa Preddy, John Greydanus

Project Description - TRF funding is requested for the maintenance, operation and expansion of the unit that provides consulting, training and media solutions including software, digital video editing, scanning, poster printing, and thesis printing. In addition, funds are needed to maintain and upgrade equipment [computers, recorders/transcribers, projectors, digital/still cameras, etc.] that is checked out to undergraduate and graduate students.

Approved Funding - $464,015

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Proposal Number - FY10-608.1

Proposal Title - Classroom Technology Support: Maintenance, Upgrades, Enhancements

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Media Services]

Project Location - Multiple Campus Buildings

Responsible Personnel - Don DeMello, John Greydanus

Project Description - TRF funds are sought to continue to operate, maintain and upgrade all general-purpose classrooms, maintaining the university standard for enhanced classrooms.

Approved Funding - $1,097,260

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Proposal Number - FY10-609.1

Proposal Title - Library Information Commons Workstation Replacement

College/Department/Unit - University Libraries

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Susan McEvoy, Matthew Gonzales, David Manela

Project Description - TRF money is requested to replace older computers that are out of warranty and starting to experience an unacceptable level of operational failure.

Approved Funding - $43,710

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Proposal Number - FY10-615.1

Proposal Title - OSU Computer Help Desk

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Technology Support Services]

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Tammy Barr, Chris Sinnett, Lucas Friedrichsen

Project Description - Funding is requested to support the OSU Computer Helpdesk which provide3s telephone, email, walk-up, and web “how to” assistance to OSU students and employees, on and off campus.

Approved Funding - $215,765

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Proposal Number - FY10-619.1

Proposal Title - OSUware 2010 CD Kiosk and Website

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Technology Support Services]

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Tammy Barr, Chris Sinnett, Lucas Friedrichsen

Project Description - TRF funding is requested to continue the creation of the OSUware CD and website, as they are the primary mechanisms for distributing software available to students and employees through OSU’s software licensing agreement. This includes latest versions of anti-virus software, Internet browsers, email programs, and other Internet utilities.

Approved Funding - $2,461

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Proposal Number - FY10-620.1

Proposal Title - Campus-Wide Anti-Virus License

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Technology Support Services]

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Tammy Barr

Project Description - TRF funding would normally be requested for this, but we are in the final year of a multi-year contract. The normal request would be for $26,004. A request for funding will be submitted in FY11.

Approved Funding - $0

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Proposal Number - FY10-623.1

Proposal Title - SLI Student Staff/Leadership Technology Maintenance/Upgrade

College/Department/Unit - Student Affairs [Student Leadership and Involvement]

Project Location - MU and Snell Hall

Responsible Personnel - Eric Alexander

Project Description - Funding is requested to upgrade and replace computers, as existing equipment is no longer dependable because of age.

Approved Funding - $6,616

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Proposal Number - FY10-624.1

Proposal Title - Videoconferencing Classroom Enhancements

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Media Services]

Project Location - Owen and Kidder Halls

Responsible Personnel - John Greydanus

Funding is requested to upgrade video production equipment in two instructional classrooms in Owen Hall and expand videoconferencing capabilities in Kidder Hall. This is needed to meet increased videoconferencing requests from departments to serve students completing degree work at off-campus sites.

Approved Funding - $70,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-627.1

Proposal Title - Electronic Resources for the Library

College/Department/Unit - OSU Libraries

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Laurel Kristick, Karyle Butcher

TRF funding is requested to maintain and expand the electronic database, book & journal collections.

Approved Funding - $550,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-627.1

Proposal Title - Electronic Resources for the Library

College/Department/Unit - OSU Libraries

Project Location - Valley Library

Responsible Personnel - Laurel Kristick, Karyle Butcher

TRF funding is requested to maintain and expand the electronic database, book & journal collections.

Approved Funding - $550,000

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INTO - OSU


 

Proposal Number - FY10-576.1

Proposal Title - INTO OSU Learning Center Enhancement Project

College/Department/Unit - INTO OSU

Project Location - Education Hall / Heckart Hall

Responsible Personnel - Jane Averill, Kara Hanson, Chris Bell

Project Description - TRF funding is requested to replace outdated computers and related peripheral equipment for the Learning Center as it transitions from ELI to INTO.

Approved Funding - $42,878

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Research Office


 

Proposal Number - FY10-571.1

Proposal Title - Spectroscopy Teaching and Training Lab Upgrade

College/Department/Unit - Research Office [Radiation Center]

Project Location - Radiation Center

Responsible Personnel - Leah Minc

Project Description - Funding is requested for the purchase of three Digital Gamma Ray Spectrometers for use in a student computing laboratory in the OSU Radiation Center Building.

Approved Funding - $33,276

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College of Engineering


 

Proposal Number - FY10-562.1

Proposal Title - Using Robotics to Enhance the Freshman Engineering Design Experience in CCE

College/Department/Unit - College of Engineering [Civil & Construction Engineering]

Project Location - Owen Hall

Responsible Personnel - Niki Schulz, Tona Rodriguez-Nikl

Project Description - Funding is to acquire, install and maintain Lego Mindstorm NXT-based microprocessor kits and additional Vernier sensors. These will provide undergraduate students with access to a robotics laboratory for the investigation of building green building systems.

Approved Funding - $25,336

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Proposal Number - FY10-567.3

Proposal Title - Undergraduate Computer Lab Services

College/Department/Unit - College of Engineering

Project Location - Multiple Engineering Buildings

Responsible Personnel - Todd Shechter

Project Description - Funding is requested for support of numerous engineering student-computing labs, where funds would be used for computers, software and student labor. This proposal consolidates funding for labs that were individually presented in the past, and also, reflects moving to computer leasing instead of purchases.

Approved Funding - $272,167

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Proposal Number - FY10-614.1

Proposal Title - Hovland Open Computing Lab – FY10

College/Department/Unit - College of Engineering [EECS]

Project Location - Hovland Hall

Responsible Personnel - James Buckley

Project Description - TRF funding is needed for the operation and maintenance of the open access student computing lab for students, faculty and staff, featuring Apple, Windows and Linux operating systems.

Approved Funding - $125,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-626.2

Proposal Title - Beaversource Social Project Hosting

College/Department/Unit - Information Services [Open Source Lab] / College of Engineering [EECS]

Project Location - Kerr Administration

Responsible Personnel - Carlos Jensen

Project Description - TRF funding is requested to expand the Beaversource social project-hosting site to include all OSU students. Beaversource automates the process of setting up wiki pages, shared directories and documents, and file permissions.

Approved Funding - $15,000

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College of Health and Human Sciences


 

Proposal Number - FY10-606.3

Proposal Title - Teaching Technology Installation for Langton 127

College/Department/Unit - College of Health & Human Sciences [Nutrition and Exercise Sciences]

Project Location - Langton Hall

Responsible Personnel - Don DeMello, Larry Taylor

Project Description - TRF funding is requested to upgrade the technology in Langton 127, to meet university standards for enhanced classrooms.

Approved Funding - $11,090

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College of Agricultural Sciences


 

Proposal Number - FY10-586.1

Proposal Title - Cordley Classroom Update/Enhancement with Teaching Station

College/Department/Unit - College of Agricultural Sciences [Entomology]

Project Location - Cordley Hall

Responsible Personnel - Helmut Riedl

Project Description - Funding is requested to update/upgrade the room to meet university standards for the teaching station in enhanced classrooms.

Approved Funding - $5,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-610.1

Proposal Title - Harvey Conference Room Media Enhancement

College/Department/Unit - College of Agricultural Sciences [Animal Sciences]

Project Location - Withycombe Hall

Responsible Personnel - Scott Austed

Project Description - Funding is requested to upgrade a departmental conference room, thereby converting it into a multi-functional conference room used for resident instruction, student organizations, graduate student seminars and thesis defense, distance education, and other public meetings.

Approved Funding - $7,000

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College of Business


 

Proposal Number - FY10-582.1

Proposal Title - College of Business Computing Resource Center Student Computer Labs

College/Department/Unit - College of Business

Project Location - Bexell Hall

Responsible Personnel - Malcolm LeMay

Project Description - Funding is requested to support operations of the College of Business open access lab, and to replace 50 of the computers and upgrade student seating.

Approved Funding - $110,370

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College of Science


 

Proposal Number - FY10-568.1

Proposal Title - Campus-Wide Software Site Licenses

College/Department/Unit - College of Science [COSINe]

Project Location - OSU Campus

Responsible Personnel - Amy Donnelly, Michael Rauscher, Tudy Seistrup

Project Description - Funding is for campus-wide software site licenses, where the focus is on those applications that have campus-wide use/value. Campus-wide licensing gives leverage in negotiating prices and use parameters.

Approved Funding - $96,075

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Proposal Number - FY10-584.1

Proposal Title - Minitab

College/Department/Unit - College of Science [Statistics]

Project Location - Kidder Hall & Milne Computer Center

Responsible Personnel - Jeff Kollath, Russ Born

Project Description - Funding is requested to support the acquisition and use of Minitab as the statistical software package used in labs for the introductory statistics classes. Request is for sufficient funds to attain a perpetual license, and thus a one-time fee.

Approved Funding - $2,376

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Proposal Number - FY10-630.1

Proposal Title - New & Improved Experiments in Computational Chemistry Using HyperChem Pro Software in Undergraduate and Graduate level Chemistry Courses

College/Department/Unit - College of Science [Chemistry]

Project Location - Gilbert Addition, Weniger

Responsible Personnel - Christine Pastorek, Alan Richardson, Daniel Myles, Smile Firpo

Project Description - Funding is requested to upgrade two licenses for HyperChem to a campus site license, enabling expanded computational experiments for student in general chemistry with access across the campus backbone.

Approved Funding - $10,000

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College of Veterinary Medicine


 

Proposal Number - FY10-575.1

Proposal Title - Magruder Enhanced Classroom Projector Replacement

College/Department/Unit - College of Veterinary Medicine

Project Location - Magruder Hall

Responsible Personnel - Mike Dooley, Lorie Kennerly

Project Description - TRF funds are requested to replace aging equipment in the classroom, to upgrade the facility by adding LCD arms to the teaching stations, which would improve Sympodium usability. The $20,600 for the projector upgrades is the critical component of this proposal.

Approved Funding - $20,600

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Proposal Number - FY10-590.1

Proposal Title - Computer & Video Technology Expansion and Upgrade for the OSU College Veterinary Medicine Anatomy Laboratory

College/Department/Unit - College of Veterinary Medicine

Project Location - Magruder Hall

Responsible Personnel - Terri Clark, Lorie Kennerly, Dave Johnson

Project Description - Funding is requested to expand the college anatomy laboratory to handle increased class size. In addition to expansion, funding will be used to replace 13 aging computers and monitors. The $2,500 for the equipment necessary for the additional anatomy table is the critical component of this proposal.

Approved Funding - $2,500

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College of Forestry


 

Proposal Number - FY10-564.2

Proposal Title - Operations & Equipment Upgrades of Student Computing Facilities in the College of Forestry

College/Department/Unit - College of Forestry

Project Location - Computing Labs in Peavy and Richardson Halls

Responsible Personnel - Kathy Howell

Project Description - Funding is for the operation and upgrades of 17 student computer labs, including support for student helpdesks.

Approved Funding - $124,680

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Proposal Number - FY10-565.1

Proposal Title - Upgrades/Maintenance for College of Forestry Enhanced Classrooms

College/Department/Unit - College of Forestry

Project Location - Peavy and Richardson Halls

Responsible Personnel - Matt Viehdorfer, Kathy Howell

Project Description - Funding is needed to replace aging equipment, and equipment that is no longer dependable – excessive failure rate.

Approved Funding - $13,968

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Proposal Number - FY10-628.1

Proposal Title - Integrating GPS Technology Into Geospatial Education

College/Department/Unit - College of Forestry

Project Location - OSU – Multiple Sites

Responsible Personnel - Michael Wing, Kathy Howell

Project Description - TRF monies are requested to fund the acquisition of eight GPS receivers for use in applied classroom laboratories and geospatial project work.

Approved Funding - $38,000

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College of Liberal Arts


 

Proposal Number - FY10-561.6

Proposal Title - Classroom Upgrade, Room 305 Gilkey

College/Department/Unit - College of Liberal Arts [Political Science]

Project Location - Gilkey Hall

Responsible Personnel - Katherine Brenner, Brent Steel

Project Description - Funding is to upgrade Room 305 in Gilkey Hall to an enhanced classroom, meeting university standards for enhanced classrooms.

Approved Funding - $38,000

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Proposal Number - FY10-573.1

Proposal Title - Withycombe Lab Theater Lighting and Intercommunication System Upgrade

College/Department/Unit - College of Liberal Arts [Speech Communications]

Project Location - Withycombe Hall

Responsible Personnel - Marion Rossi, George Caldwell

Project Description - Funding is requested to replace/upgrade technology/equipment in lighting and a wireless intercommunication system.

Approved Funding - $23,901

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Proposal Number - FY10-613.1

Proposal Title - Digital Video Course Equipment Enhancement

College/Department/Unit - College of Liberal Arts [Art]

Project Location - Fairbanks Hall

Responsible Personnel - John Maul

Project Description - Funding is requested to replace four-year old video equipment based on old technology, and replaced with digital technology.

Approved Funding - $16,000

Additional Purchase - Use of residual funds. Click here for details.

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Proposal Number - FY10-625.1

Proposal Title - New Media Communication Labs

College/Department/Unit - College of Liberal Arts [New Media Communications]

Project Location - Strand Hall

Responsible Personnel - Jeff Hale

Project Description - TRF money is requested to provide upgrades and improvements to transition the existing “gaming lab” to a “new media lab”, to be more responsive to student needs for editing, image manipulation, storytelling, game development, sound design, creativity and demonstration.

Approved Funding - $15,000

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