ERIC Number: ED366352
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Information Technology: The Revolution Continues. Proceedings of the Annual College and University Computer Users Conference (38th, San Antonio, Texas, May 9-12, 1993).
College and Univ. Computer Users Association, Columbia, SC.
The 36 papers contained in this collection from the College and University Computer Users Conference (CUMREC '93) are grouped under six topic areas. The main subject areas and examples of the topics covered are: (1) computer-based student support systems, including telecounseling and recruiting, a student advising system, the assignment of housing, academic planning assistance, food service, and a graduate student degree and progress tracking system; (2) student information systems, including the use of interactive voice response technology, electronic transcripts, an online student credit system, a system for managing personal identification numbers, and the exchange of electronic transcripts; (3) finance and administration, including implementation of a paperless workplace, electronic forms processing, and financial management information solutions; (4) information resources management, including education and training, steps toward distributed data access, implementing data administration and strategic data planning, and campus wide information systems; (5) emerging technologies, including open systems, the networking revolution, evolution of smart card technology, image processing, interactive multimedia, and computer downsizing; and (6) strategic planning and management, including improved data access, business reengineering, and a survey on information technology issues in the 1990s. (KRN)
Descriptors: College Administration, College Housing, College Students, Computer Uses in Education, Electronic Publishing, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Information Management, Information Processing, Information Systems, Information Technology, Money Management, Planning, Student Personnel Services, Technological Advancement, Training
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: College and Univ. Computer Users Association, Columbia, SC.