September 21 - 23, 2005

 

ITEM 128-2851-R0905                Authorization to Expend Student Equipment Fees; Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology

 

THAT:                                       Consistent with the provisions of Board of Regents Policy 940.26, the Board of Regents authorizes Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology to expend Student Equipment Fee funds to purchase computers, software, servers, and other networking equipment. The total of these purchases will not exceed $129,340. These purchases are needed to equip classrooms and labs in the Academic Support Center.

 

EXPLANATION:                        Board of Regents Policy 940.26 requires Board approval of all purchases excess of $25,000. The Student Equipment Fee Committee, comprised of 50% students, as required by the Board of Regents Policy, endorses this request.

 

Equipment Fee Purchases       FY 06

 

Match 2 year ed equipment purchase

52,000

 

5

HP  printers

8,510

Classrooms

5

Media Manager

9,500

Lecture Cart for smart podium

15

15" LCD Monitors

5,250

Classrooms

 

Art equipment

5,000

Art classes

10

Classroom Digital Projectors

20,000

Classrooms

10

Interactive Sympodiums

18,000

Classrooms

2

Multi-Media Speaker Systems

1,000

Classrooms

5

Cabling, Power Supplies & Kits

1,500

Classrooms

 

60" Leaf Drafting Tables

800

Classrooms

 

Mayline E-X Grip 60" Parallel Rules

130

Classrooms

 

CH Advantage #2896 Mat Board Cutter

850

Classrooms

 

Easel for Student display

500

Classrooms

 

Technical Videos

300

Classrooms

1

NetLab

6,000

Cisco Classroom

 

 

$129,340