Committee on the Advancement of Student Technology for Learning Enhancement (CASTLE)

Charge

 The Committee on the Advancement of Student Technology for Learning Enhancement (CASTLE) advises the University President on policies related to the collection, distribution and use of the student technology fee.

 The mission of CASTLE is:
• To advise and make recommendations to the President regarding instructional and innovative technology to impact student educational opportunities at Iowa State University.
• To advise the department of Information Technology Services (ITS), on technology priorities for the advancement of educational opportunities and services.
• To advise and make recommendations to the President regarding the assessment, collection, and appropriate expenditure of the University student technology fee.
• To execute the policies and administrative responsibilities assigned to CASTLE by the President

Activity

CASTLE meets monthly to consider submitted proposals.

Meetings

CASTLE Meeting Schedule –
September 30, 2021
October 21, 2021
November 18, 2021
CASTLE Meeting Minutes

Proposals

Awarded Proposals
Annual Unit Reports

View information about the process, expenditure guidelines and what is required. Submit your completed proposal to admin-castle@iastate.edu.

Current Members

Faculty and staff are selected to represent each college, Information Technology Services (ITS), and Parks Library.

Students are selected to represent each college, Student Government and the Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS).

 

Current Members

View Former Members

Name Role Representation Start Term End Term
Swanson, Brent Chair At-large Chairperson 01 Sep 2009 31 May 2022
Conn, Jacob Member Student Government 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2022
Cosgrove, Kathryn Member Student - Business 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022
Franke, Warren Member Faculty - Human Sciences 01 Sep 2018 31 May 2022
Hallam, Arne Member Faculty - Liberal Arts & Sciences 01 Sep 2010 31 May 2022
Hebert, Kurt Member Faculty - Engineering 01 Dec 2019 31 May 2022
Johnson, Carrie Ann Member GPSS 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022
Lundstrum, Julia Member Student - Liberal Arts & Sciences 01 Mar 2021 31 May 2022
Morton, Mark Member Faculty - Veterinary Medicine 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022
Naranjo, Stefany Member Student - Agriculture and Life Sciences 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2022
Park, Young-Woong Member Faculty - Business 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022
Popelka, David Member Staff - IT Services 01 Sep 2016 31 May 2022
Smith, Lisa Member Staff - Library 01 Sep 2017 31 May 2022
Vens, Todd Member Staff - Agriculture and Life Sciences 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2022
Versteeg, Mitch Member Staff - Design 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2022
Anderson, Gretchen Ex-officio Staff - Center for Excellence in Learning & Teaching 01 Sep 2019 31 May 2022
Cai, Ying Ex-officio Staff 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022
Constant, Kristen Ex-officio Chief Information Officer 01 Dec 2017 31 May 2022
Kirts, Julie Ex-officio Staff - IT Services 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022
Mitchell, Sara Ex-officio Staff - IT Services 01 Sep 2021 31 May 2022

Composition

  • At-large Chairperson (1)
  • Chief Information Officer (1)
  • Faculty - Engineering (1)
  • Faculty - Human Sciences (1)
  • Faculty - Liberal Arts & Sciences (1)
  • Faculty - Veterinary Medicine (1)
  • GPSS (1)
  • Staff (1)
  • Staff - Agriculture and Life Sciences (1)
  • Staff - Center for Excellence in Learning & Teaching (1)
  • Staff - Design (1)
  • Staff - IT Services (1)
  • Staff - Library (2)
  • Student - Agriculture and Life Sciences (1)
  • Student - Business (1)
  • Student - Design (1)
  • Student - Human Sciences (1)
  • Student - Liberal Arts & Sciences (1)
  • Student - Veterinary Medicine (1)
  • Student Government (1)


Sponsor

ISU President