Presentation on theme: "Closing & Wrap-Up. The Year Ahead DARS RDB to Oracle (currently underway & highest priority) –Database conversion –DARS engine changes Upgrade to DARwin."— Presentation transcript:
Closing & Wrap-Up
The Year Ahead DARS RDB to Oracle (currently underway & highest priority) –Database conversion –DARS engine changes Upgrade to DARwin version 3.5.7 –Interactive audit enhancements –Bug fix for MSU Mankato Bug fix – double majors and transfer articulation
On to enhancements Top User Group request –Graduates panic when they get NO AUDIT because their major is end- dated. Would like graduates to receive a GRAD audit. The GRAD audit content would be campus defined. 13 additional enhancements prioritized Many, many more not prioritized
Beyond enhancements Deliver u.select (and other?) training via Webex Review and revise documentation on www.dars.mntransfer.org website www.dars.mntransfer.org Continue our regional open labs –Addition of lab at Quarry Center in St. Cloud opens up new possibilities
Helping you prepare for the future Get ready for eTranscript –Grade tables, TA rules and Encoding must be set up to process all incoming transfer courses Assist when you wish to work on standardizing your EMNTC Audit. Assist with your implementation of the Interactive Audit (Sept 2009) Escalation of our Help Desk issues
Help Desk changes Need Help? –http://dars.custhelp.com –See if you can find your answer in FAQ –Send an issue Need assistance quicker? –Try an email to firstname.lastname@example.org@csu.mnscu.edu –Perhaps a direct email to a team member –Try phoning one (or more of us) Still don’t understand our answer?
CLICK on this link I’m Desperate
Now the time has come For the nominations and awarding of the Traveling DARwin Awards for 2008
Last, but not least Door Prizes Evaluations THANK YOU FOR COMING AND HAVE A SAFE TRIP HOME!