Lyn Van Swol



2018 Session

Title: TAG! You’re IT! (IT governance)

Co-Presenters: Alan Silver, Nick Tincher

A panel discussion involving the chairs of the new campus IT governance groups Divisional Technical Advisory Group Infrastructure Technical Advisory Group Research Technical Advisory Group Teaching and Learning Technical Advisory Group

The chairs will discuss the objectives of each TAG and how they are operating. Join them for a Q&A session to understand the role of IT governance and how it might impact your work, and to share feedback to work toward optimizing efficiency of these groups.


Lyn (PhD University of Illinois Urbana Champaign) is a professor in the communication arts department. She is the chair of the Teaching and Learning Technology Advisory Group (TLTAG) and teaches blended, flipped, and online courses. Her research examines factors that affect the utilization of advice and information sharing in groups. She teaches persuasion, communication theory, and organizational communication courses.