News Archive 2008

3rd Payroll Stuffer .pdf announcing:

First Banner Paychecks ISSUED January 9, 2009
December 24, 2008
Time Approver message:

Important Information for Time Approvers—1st All-Electronic Time Entry
December 22, 2008

First All-Electronic Time Entry-Pay Period 12/14-12/27 (paid 01/09/09).pdf
December 18, 2008
Time Approver message:

All Time To Be Approved and Received by Payroll No Later Than 5:00 p.m. TODAY!.pdf
December 15, 2008

Completing Dual Time Entry for the Current Pay Period.pdf
December 12, 2008

Where Do Employees Go for Training &
Web Time Entry Reminders?
December 8, 2008
Critical Information for Time Approvers .pdf
December 1, 2008

BengalWeb & Web Time Entry are Now Available!.pdf

BengalWeb Ribbon Cutting & Information Fair TODAY!.pdf
December 1, 2008
TigerGuide Poster:

Web Time Entry Reminders &
Where Do Employees Go for Training?
December 1, 2008
2nd Payroll Stuffer .pdf announcing:

BengalWeb Blast Off December 1
November 26, 2008
Idaho Falls BengalWeb & HR/Payroll Information Fair .pdf
November 26, 2008
BengalWeb Ribbon Cutting & Information Fair on Dec.1 .pdf
November 24, 2008
Tigeri Events Newsletter.pdf
November 21, 2008
1st Payroll Stuffer .pdf announcing:

New Payroll Features-
Web Time Entry and BengalWeb December 1, 2008
November 14, 2008
Mark Your Calendars Flyers.pdf
November 13, 2008
Faculty Senate Presentation on November 10 & Executive Council presentation on November 11 by David Alexander featuring the:

BengalWeb & HR/Payroll Go-Live
On Dec. 1, 2008 Idaho State University will roll out a new portal, BengalWeb, and implement a new HR/Payroll system (including web time entry) to all employees. To facilitate a smooth transition for employees, Tigeri project staff will offer Traning workshops to prepare all campus constituencies
November 10 & 11, 2008
Preparing for BengalWeb & HR/Payroll Banner Implementation To facilitate a smooth transition for employees, managers across campus attended a special TIGERi Pre-Go-Live Strategies for Managers workshop last week specifically designed to help them prepare their employees for a successful BengalWeb & HR/Payroll Banner implementation.
November 3, 2008
Get the Most Out of YOUR BengalWeb Experience- Usability Study
Recently, a BengalWeb usability study was conducted to measure the portal’s ease-of-use from an employee perspective and help users “get the most” out of their BengalWeb experience.
October 27, 2008
BengalWeb: New Time Reporting & Entry Procedures
Employees who currently fill out a timesheet will soon be entering their time online. Starting December 1, 2008 most ISU employees will begin using web time entry available through ISU’s new portal, BengalWeb.
October 20, 2008
TigerGuides in all departments across campus received a poster and table tent to help them spread the word about exciting changes coming up!
TigerGuides table tent

TigerGuide poster
October 20, 2008
BengalWeb: What It Will Do for YOU!
On December 1, all employees will begin using Idaho State University’s new portal, BengalWeb. Its customizable, user-friendly interface will provide access to most university resources and information through one login.
September 6 & 13, 2008
Look Who's TALKING about TIGERi!
Over the last few weeks, TIGERi team members have been presenting information to various constituents across campus about the many new and exciting improvements this project will be bringing to the Idaho State University campus.

Handouts in .pdf format:
Faculty Senate Presentation on September 15, 2008
Staff Council presentation on September 23, 2008
ASISU Presentation on September 15, 2008
September 29, 2008
Data Warehouse-New Ways to Access Information
Anyone on campus who needs information about ISU will be interested in the data warehouse implementation currently in progress.
September 22, 2008
Student BPA's-Fing Better Ways to Serve Students
Business Process Analysis (BPA) continues to play an integral part of the TIGERi project's ongoing implementation as member of the student information team gathered for BPA sessions.
September 15, 2008
Ask YOUR TigerGuide
To help answer questions and facilitate these changes, TigerGuides in all departments of the university will be available to provide assistance.
September 8, 2008
Student Team Goes into ACTION!
Implementation of the Student module of the Banner system is officially underway!
September 1, 2008
Tigeri project staff had a lot fun meeting new people and spreading the word about TIGERi had at the Fall 2008 White Tent Event.

Handouts in .pdf format:
Pathway to Customer Service
August 27, 2008
Fall 2008 Faculty Orientation Insert
August 19, 2008
Vanilla is THE Flavor for TIGERi
The implementation of Banner will be a “vanilla implementation,” which means that ISU will not make changes to Banner code, but will adapt business practices to conform to the processes built into Banner.
August 18 & 25, 2008
Data Conversion=Zero Tolerance for Errors
The TIGERi system, powered by Banner, must contain the correct name, job title, campus address funding sources, and all pay related information to ensure university employees are paid correctly.
August 4, 2008
Banner Upgrade to Version 8 Offers New and Exciting Features
Behind the scenes enhancements and functionality have been designed to improve productivity and performance. A few of the new and exciting features are highlighted in the article.
July 28, 2008
Student Information BPA's
Business Process Analysis (BPA) continues to plan an important part in the initial stages of the TIGERi project. Members of the Student Information team gathered for BPA consulting sessions designed to evaluate day-to-day business operations.
July 14, 2008
Classroom Scheduling--Astra Schedule
Astra Schedule, a software system provided by Ad Astra is being implemented this summer. 
July 7, 2008
Team Player Spotlight--Alice Arambarri, Systems Analyst for HR/Payroll Implementation
Alice Arambarri says that Idaho State University will benefit greatly from the new TIGERi system by improving the university community’s ability to access information from one common source.
June 30, 2008
Team Player Spotlight--Doug Berman, Senior Project Manager for SunGard Higher Education
Mr. Berman works closely with David Alexander, TIGERi project manager, coordinating a wide range of implementation activities including both software and consulting services.
May 26, 2008
fsaATLAS-Around the World and Back!
fsaATLAS, a software system provided by SunGard Higher Education that is being implemented this summer as a part of the TIGERi project, will accurately incorporate up–to–date immigration regulations governing international enrollment.
May 19, 2008
SunGard Summit 2008 Safari!
The SunGard Summit conference is held yearly to bring SunGard Higher Education (SunGardHE) users from colleges and universities together.
May 12, 2008
Like Change?!? Love TIGERi!
Moving to the TIGERi system allows Idaho State University the opportunity to evaluate business processes; updating inefficient or outdated practices to improve services for students, faculty and staff.
May 5, 2008
Just Wait...Your Time will Come!
training for all faculty, staff, and students who will be using the Banner system will be provided as each module is placed into use in various ways—training classes, on-line, with manuals and through the Help Desk.
April 28, 2008
BengalWeb--Single Sign-on Feature
As the primary point of entry to university services, it will be much easier for the campus community to access multiple computer applications utilizing the single sign-on feature of the BengalWeb portal.
April 21, 2008
Transforming Business Practices
Members of the Finance and Human Resources (HR)/Payroll teams gathered in respective consulting sessions to evaluate day-to-day business operations using a technique called Business Process Analysis (BPA).
April 14, 2008
HR/Payroll Implementation Underway
At the kick-off, members of the HR/Payroll team gathered for an overview of HR/Payroll goals and objectives, with an emphasis on learning the skills needed to implement the Banner system that the TIGERi project will be using.
April 7, 2008
ERP Branded TIGERi!
TIGERi is here! Idaho State University’s new ERP project name was selected from more than 100 entries submitted by the Name that Project! contest. Four similar entries submitted by Cathy Blair, Linda Balko, Kathy Ludwig, Mike Thomas and Alissa Salmore won the contest.
March 31, 2008
Enrollment Management: Go Team!
Energy and enthusiasm rocked the air for the Enrollment Management TIGERi kickoff in January. More than eighty team members from Enrollment Management Services gathered for an overview of the ERP project’s goals and objectives with an emphasis on providing superior customer service.
January 2008
Portal Team Goes into Action!
Implementation of the new Portal for TIGERi, ISU’s ERP project, is gearing up. More than thirty members from across campus gathered at the Portal kickoff in January for an overview of portal goals and objectives with an emphasis on gathering all services into a one-stop shop.
January 2008
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