We are excited to continue working with the Advisory Panel which has member that are passionate about supporting software for teaching and research and are solid representatives of their units.
Identifying Hidden Problems
We spent 2008/2009 identifying the hidden problems with the statistical and qualitative software budget, collecting needs assessment information, and establishing networks and policies for action.
Forward Looking Actions
We will spend 2009/2010, continuing to improve record keeping methods, moving the University to a lease model, reducing piracy through pricing, policy, and education and finally, encouraging grassroots support for stable funding.