Internet Oversight Committee

Guidance for the management of UNCG's online presence comes from the Internet Oversight Committee named by the Vice Chancellor for Information Technology Services, with advice from the Provost and other Vice Chancellors. The Internet Oversight Committee includes representatives from each major part of the University.

Current Projects & Information

Update of UNCG Unit Web Site Requirements and launch of new UNCG home page and Unit page design assets

Project timeline:

  • March 21, 2014
    UNCG WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.3.1
    Bug fix to remove browser warnings caused by previous version.

  • January 31, 2014
    UNCG WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.3.0
    Added header images, show/hide option for header image, title, subtitle, navigation.

  • August 16, 2013
    UNCG WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.1.8
    Added custom menu support and fixed php short tags.

  • May 29, 2013
    Website Assets Update - Version 2.1.0
    Update to the "University News" link in the page heading.

  • May 22, 2013
    UNCG WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.1.7
    Updated the University's Google Analytics tracking code.

  • April 15, 2013
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.8
    Updates to links in the page heading. This change coincided with the new UNCG homepage release

  • April 9, 2013
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.7.2
    Removal of Link from the Campus Links menu

  • January 16, 2013
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.7.1
    Bug fix needed after jQuery update to version 1.9

  • October 10, 2012
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.6.1
    Bug fix for the Google Translate Widget

  • September 18, 2012
    UNCG Wrapper 2.0 and WordPress theme updates

  • September 12, 2012
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.6
    Google Translate added to the University Website Assets

  • August 30, 2012
    Deadline for all units to comply with the new unit website requirements.

  • February 2012
    New brand standards are published, including guidelines that apply to the content area of web pages.

  • April 18, 2012
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.5.5

    Updated the link location for the prospective students and Admissions links found within the heading files. Version 1.5.5 did not get closed out in the Redmine issue tracking software so this work was added to the version and then closed out.

  • March 15, 2012
    WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.1.5

    This version of the UNCG WordPress Theme will still receive update notifications even if the UNCG child theme is activated.

  • March 14, 2012
    WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.1.4

    The previous version did not properly address the Page Sidebar and Three Column layout bug. This version has the correct code fix for that error.

    WordPress Child Theme and Navigation Widget
    Also added to the WordPress site is a child theme which allows users to add custom css that won't be over-written when the uncg-unit theme is updated, and a Navigation plugin/widget that allows users to move their navigation from the gold bar to a widget area.

  • March 14, 2012
    WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.1.3

    Fixed Page Sidebar and Three Column layout bug that impacted footer.

  • March 10, 2012
    Website Assets Update - Version 1.5.5
    • Updated the CSS adding extra pixels to the yellow bar in the header to offset the variances in spacing that occur when a user adjusts the zoom within a browser.
    • Updated the copyright year in the default footer.
    • Tweaked the search box to increase consistency across browsers.
    • Relocated the startcontent anchor to accommodate a minor rendering variance between Chrome and other browsers.
    WordPress Theme Update - Version 2.1.2
    • Added WordPress theme update support to the UNCG unit theme.
    • Added the ability to include an additional Analytics code within the theme options.
    • Added the ability to include a Google search appliance collection code within the theme options.
    • The home page layout now applies to the single page post layout.
    • Added comment functionality to pages when selected by the author.
    • Added the core WP styles that were omitted in earlier versions.
    • Added Tag info to post details
    • Addressed minor layout variance in left nav.
    • Modified comment form and the display of comments to work with the various layouts that can be selected.
    • Added the skip navigation anchor that had previously been omitted.
    • Added trackback info when selected by author.
    • Added address details to the theme options.
  • August 2, 2011
    Header and footer assets and updated unit website requirements made available.

  • October 3, 2011
    UNCG home page and top tier pages go live with the new header and footer.
    NOTE - Units may not go live with web pages using the new UWSR standards before this date.

Meeting Minutes