FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10/14/96
Contact: Margie Yu
Public Affairs Assistant
ON THE FUTURE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
What & Who:
The California State University (CSU) Technology Steering Committee
will offer a presentation on the new Integrated Technology
Strategy, a major strategic program that affects the future
of information technology at California State University campuses.
Wednesday, October 23, 1996, 3 - 4 p.m.
Cal State L.A. Music Hall. The University is located at
the Eastern Avenue exit, San Bernardino (I-10) Freeway, at the
interchange of the 10 and 710 Freeways.
The presentation will detail plans to integrate information technologies
into its primary function of learning and teaching, as well as
administration. The strategy can be expected to improve the
cost-effectiveness of teaching and learning throughout the CSU
system. Also addressed will be investments in infrastructure,
equipment and training in order to enhance academic quality and
to achieve improvements in learning productivity. According to
CSU officials, the ultimate goal is to move CSU, one of the nation's
largest system of higher education, "into the top ranks
of the most technologically-sophisticated universities in the
Seating is limited. For seating reservations and more
information, please call the Office of Public Affairs at Cal
State L.A., (323) 343-3050.