Infrastructure

  • Take necessary measures to ensure the campus—including people, facilities, networks and data—remains safe and secure, including the completion of the IACLEA LEMAP assessments and university-wide risk management through the Enterprise Risk Management and Compliance Committee
  • Enhance technology infrastructure to better serve the university community
    • Expand and enhance capabilities of the learning management system (Blackboard Learn) and related support services
    • Expand and enhance capabilities of technology-enhanced classrooms and related support services
    • Continue to renovate and modernize open-access computer labs
    • Expand the use of Office 365 Education and utilize enhanced features and support services
    • Implement improved client system management software
    • Expand and enhance the enterprise resource planning system (Banner) and develop customized software applications
    • Expand and enhance the networking and telecommunications infrastructures
  • Incorporate sustainability into campus operations and foster principles of environmental stewardship
  • Expand entrepreneurial activities and community partnerships to serve the needs of the state of Missouri and the Springfield community
  • Implement a more robust search engine for the university website

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