MicroAge Instructional Lab

 

  

The MicroAge Lab is a 53-seat instructional computing lab that serves the Eller College of Management.

The lab is located in McClelland Hall 218J. Room 218J is in the south-east corner of McClelland Hall's "main" 2nd floor, inside the MIS Commons (MH 218) suite.

Lab Calendar

You can see the full lab calendar at Google Calendar.

The MicroAge Lab is a closed lab, and requires a reservation and responsible party to be booked.

You can request a session in the lab or any assistance by submitting a support request with us.

If you plan on teaching a course in the lab, please meet with us well before the semester starts so we can discuss your needs. Certain requests, like software installation, can require significant lead time.


Lab Technology

The MicroAge Lab features an instructor's workstation with multiple monitors feeding 3 projectors, with optional VGA and HDMI hookups for an external laptop. There is also a document camera.

The student machines are HP ProBook laptops running Windows 10, with common and specialized software:

  • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Professional Plus 2016
  • Microsoft Visio
    • Professional 2016
  • Microsoft Project
    • Professional 2010
    • Professional 2013
  • Adobe Creative Cloud "Design Tools"
    • Acrobat DC
    • Photoshop
    • Illustrator
    • InDesign
    • InCopy
    • Lightroom
    • Bridge
  • Oracle SQL Developer
  • Eclipse
  • R and RStudio
  • QuickBooks Premier - Accountant Edition
  • ProSeries
  • Notepad++
  • PuTTY
  • WinSCP
  • 7-Zip
  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Python (2.x and 3.x)
  • PyCharm Community Edition
  • Tableau Desktop (Requires user-side registration)

The lab also features NetSupport School, software that allows for instructor interaction and monitoring of the student computing experience.

Other Instructional Technology Support

In addition to the MicroAge Lab, we support systems and servers used in MIS courses.

These are typically virtual machines used for collaborative groupwork, or specialized software running services available to students for the purposes of instruction.

If you need with this type of instructional technology support, please submit a support request well ahead of time so we can discuss your needs. 


Other Instructional Technology Resources

The Eller College of Management has several student labs available.

The UA's Office of Student Computing Resources has OSCR labs available for students.

Technology rentals are available through the UA Library service desk and through Gear-to-Go.

The Office of Instruction and Assessment supports University instructors and students with instructional technologies.