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 – Coming Soon
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
Anderson, Gretchen Ex-officio Staff - Center for Excellence in Learning & Teaching 01 Sep 2019 31 May 2021
Bonner, Desmond Member GPSS 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Conn, Jacob Member Student Government 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Constant, Kristen Ex-officio Chief Information Officer 01 Dec 2017
Dill, Alexander Member Student - Design 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Franke, Warren Member Faculty - Human Sciences 01 Sep 2018 31 May 2021
Friedberg, Iddo Member Faculty - Veterinary Medicine 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Hallam, Arne Member Faculty - Liberal Arts & Sciences 01 Sep 2010 31 May 2021
Hebert, Kurt Member Faculty - Engineering 01 Dec 2019 31 May 2021
Lukasak, Mareyuna Member Student - Veterinary Medicine 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Lundstrum, Julia Member Student - Liberal Arts & Sciences 01 Mar 2021 31 May 2021
Naranjo, Stefany Member Student - Agriculture and Life Sciences 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Popelka, David Member Staff - IT Services 01 Sep 2016 31 May 2021
Ramirez, Alejandro Chair At-large Chairperson 01 Sep 2015 31 May 2021
Rose, William Member College - Design 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Schonert, Adam Member Student - Human Sciences 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Smith, Lisa Member Staff - Library 01 Sep 2017 31 May 2021
Swanson, Brent Ex-officio Staff - Library 01 Sep 2009
Truong, Nancy Member Student - Business 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Vens, Todd Member Staff - Agriculture and Life Sciences 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021
Versteeg, Mitch Member Staff - Design 01 Sep 2020 31 May 2021

Composition

  • At-large Chairperson (1)
  • Chief Information Officer (1)
  • Faculty - Human Sciences (1)
  • Faculty - Liberal Arts & Sciences (1)
  • Faculty - Veterinary Medicine (1)
  • GPSS (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