Office of Institutional Research

November 28, 2016

Cycle 46

Nov 14, 2016 – Nov 23, 2016 This cycle we experimented with reviving the student record concept. In STEP this entity is the degree record. This data entity attempts to group a series of quarters for a single student into a collection of effort toward a degree (or certificate, etc). In our reporting and creation

Cycle 47

Nov 28, 2016 – Dec 9, 2016 Continued working on Student 2 with a goal of fully transitioning and retiring STEP by early January 2017. Added a Tracked Issue feature which allows notes to be added to a student record and students with these notes to be highlighted in a Tracked Issue report. Additionally Tracked

November 14, 2016

Cycle 45

Oct 17, 2016 – Nov 10, 2016 Our original vision for Credits and Milestone requirements was that they could be configured through a user accessible web UI. As we documented the complexity and inter-relatedness of these objects it became clear that a user GUI was a bad approach. Configuring the many requirements would have been