IT Program Retreat Primer

Present: 

N/A

Date: 

Thursday, August 29, 2013

The purpose of the Information Technology Program Retreat is to evaluate current curriculum & initiatives, realign goals, and development an action plan meet the needs of current and future students. 

Date: Thursday, August 29th, 2013
Duration: 9-4pm
Location: UMass Amherst W.E.B. Du Bois Library, Teaching Commons, 26th floor

Your participation is paramount to our success because we will be laying the groundwork for the future of the UMass Amherst Information Technology Program.

Agenda

AM

9……………………Review Landscape of Information Technology and Education

9:30-10……………Review of Provided Information for the Retreat (see links below)

10-10:30………….Current UMass Information Technology Program and UMass Amherst Campus

10:30-12………….Current UMass IT Program Curriculum

PM

12-12:30………….Break – Lunch will be provided

12:30-1:30……….IT Program Goals – led discussion

1:30-2:30…………Compare Discussed Goals with Current Initiatives and Planning

2:30-3:30…………Develop Action Plan

3:30-4……………..Refreshments

Materials for Review