Drop-In Workshops

Fall 2011 Computer Workshops

Free for Students, Faculty and Staff

Please Drop In!

All workshops held in MLIB 457

Date

Start

End

Title

Tues  9/20/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Unix/HTML

Wed  9/21/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Unix/HTML

Tues  9/27/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Excel 2010

Wed  9/28/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Excel 2010

Tues  10/4/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Yola

Wed  10/5/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Yola

Tues  10/11/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Microsoft Outlook 2010

Wed  10/12/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Microsoft Outlook 2010

Tues  10/18/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Excel 2010

Wed  10/19/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Excel 2010

Tues  10/25/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Dreamweaver CS5

Wed  10/26/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Dreamweaver CS5

Tues 11/1/11

5:00pm

6:00pm

Unix/HTML

Wed 11/2/11

12:00pm

1:00pm

Unix/HTML


See below for a brief description of our currently offered drop-in workshops.

Microsoft Excel 2010

The Excel workshop will cover basic and advanced topics in Excel.  Students will learn basic skills needed to edit excel workbooks and worksheets, format cells, understand and write simple formulas, save and print workbooks, and use Excel’s built in functions.  Furthermore, students will be introduced to advanced skills such as those needed to format content using static and conditional formatting, create graphs and charts, and enhance graphs using titles and legends.

Microsoft Outlook 2010

After completing the Outlook 2010 workshop, you should have the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the Outlook 2010 email application.  You will feel comfortable executing basic "Ribbon" commands to read and send e-mail, insert pictures and objects, attach files, and manage your contacts and calendar.  Other topics to be covered include Read Receipts, Voting Buttons, and Message Formats.

Beginning HTML and UNIX

The beginning HTML and UNIX workshop covers a brief overview of how to make a web page using HTML on the UNIX system. Simple HTML coding will be covered to show students how to create, format and edit a web page. Students will also learn basic UNIX commands, directory navigation, and file permissions. 

Adobe Dreamweaver CS5
The Dreamweaver workshop outlines the basic features and properties of the program. Students will learn how to define a site, set page properties, format text, create links, and insert images. There will also be an introduction to Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and the students will also learn how to publish their web page to their student, faculty or staff myweb accounts.

Yola

This workshop will show users the essential skills needed to design, create, and publish their own website using www.yola.com. Yola is a simple web-based site designer that is free and easy to use–no technical skills required.