Adobe Illustrator Basics

Agenda This workshop provides tools and resources to make basic flat designs by using Illustrator.  Attendees will create a full-featured graphic design with variation of colors and shapes. Agenda By the end of this session, attendees will Learn how to use the Ai interface Know what is flat design Know how to set up a […]

Audacity workshop

Register for the event Audacity is an easy-to-use, open source audio editing software program that is available as a free download. Versions are available for desktop computers that run the Mac, Windows and Linux operating systems. Audacity has a variety of features that can meet the needs of a range of audio recording projects, from […]

Blender Workshop

Blender is an open source program that can be used in game design, modeling, animation, and image editing. This workshop focuses on the animation aspect of Blender. Attendees will bring a simple nature scene to life using different methods of animation in Blender. Agenda Create the Ground Inserting a Plane Assigning a Material Subdivision Sculpting Add […]

Concept Mapping

Electronic concept mapping tools Lucidchart Free account (3 maps) – can use Office 365 login (College credentials) and with .edu email can request a free education license. Lucidchart’s article on ‘what is a concept map’ with commentary on the research plus links to creating a concept map in other applications (Word, PowerPoint, Google). You can […]

Create a Website using GitHub Pages

Learn to create a website using the Jekyll website generator and host it on GitHub. Register here! Agenda Using git and Github What is git? What is GitHub? Create a GitHub account Create a repository Clone the repository Edit the README Add and Commit Changes Pushing Changes Using Jekyll What is Jekyll What is Markdown […]

Epson Interactive Projector workshop

Epson Interactive projectors allow interactive work on the fly.  During this brief workshop, you will learn how to use the Epson 1430wi projector’s interactive features such as whiteboard, annotation with digital ink, collaborating with other users (via laptop or mobile through any browser), and saving your notes. No computer required. Epson 1430wi interactive projectors are […]

Final Cut Pro X workshop

Final Cut Pro is an Apple video editing software. For more information about features, visit Apple’s website. Register here for the workshop Thursday, November 15th. Agenda How to Upload Footage How to safely transfer footage Public media libraries Creating a new library Creating a new event Moving Clips and Making Cuts Creating a new project Dragging […]

Fusion 360

Fusion 360 is a 3D Computer Assisted Design program created by Autodesk. It can be used to easily create 3D models for printing. It’s well suited for creating geometric designs for mechanical or industrial applications. Resources for Part I An asset containing a blank disc can be found here and can be used a reference […]

GarageBand workshop

GarageBand is an Apple music and podcast creation software that enables users to create multiple tracks with pre-made MIDI keyboards, pre-made loops, various instrumental effects, and voice recordings. Workshop files Agenda Creating a GarageBand project Recording Importing Media Adding Tracks Editing Tracks Adding Effect Plugins Adjusting Track Effects with Automation Using Apple Loops Exporting Audio File For additional resources: see […]

Google VR

Google Cardboard is a virtual reality platform from Google VR that is easy to use and affordable to deploy. It has a software development kit for Unity, a popular game engine. The goal of this workshop is to create a small, interactive VR scene and deploy it to a phone (iOS or Android). Resources Github […]

History Digital IS Workshop

This workshop is to help guide you through the use of oral history and video techniques while crafting your documentary/oral history project. Resources Bill Russell Oral History from the Smithsonian Copyright and other Information Creative Commons Oral History Handout from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Oral History Guide from UC Santa Cruz […]

iMovie workshop

iMovie is a Mac based video editing software, aimed at entry-level and for the amateur consumer. It provides all the basic features in a clean, easy interface. The latest version of iMovie is 10.1.9. This version of iMovie has more options to share a movie, more movie and trailer theme options from iMovie for iOS, easier […]

Infographics

Resources Easl.ly Blog Crash Course on Infographics, Free e-book Hoonuit “Creating Infographics Training” log in via The College of Wooster Agenda In this workshop you will learn how to turn information into a creative and engaging visual display. This free online tool can be used to make posters, charts, timelines, graphs, character analysis, idea maps, […]

iOS App Development

This workshop will introduce attendees to the Xcode environment. Attendees will create a small iPhone app and test it using the iOS Simulator or their own iOS device. No coding experience required. The code used in the workshop can be found downloaded here: iOS Workshop Code Learn more about Xcode from Apple XCode is available for download […]

IS Symposium Poster Formatting

Show up and leave with a good start on your IS Symposium poster. Alicia Brazeau (Director of the Writing Center), Cally King (Director of Design), Dr. Jon Breitenbucher (Director of Educational Technology), and Gillian Lee (Writing Center Consultant) will assist students with: Drafting text for the poster Creating a design for the poster Choosing fonts […]

Making Graphs with Plotly

In this workshop, we will learn how to make interactive graphs using Plotly, a free online graphing website used and trusted by fortune 500 companies. During the workshop we will plot data from the Titanic incident and we will learn about some of the features that Plotly has to offer. By the end of this […]

Making Short Films

  Register for the event.  Agenda This workshop provides tools and resources to make a short film by using Final Cut Pro. Attendees will create a full-featured movie with subtitles, background music, effects, etc. The making films workshop is divided into two part with agenda on the link below: Workshop 1 (2/28/2018): at Digital Studio […]

Microsoft Excel Basics workshop

Links below are to Atomic Learning video tutorials. Login to Atomic Learning via our Wooster portal and use your College credentials. Excel 2016 Which version of Excel? Office 2016 is available for download for Windows and Mac New features in Excel 2016 Office 365 OneDrive  OneDrive Training Excel online  Microsoft Excel Online How to create Charts/Tables Creating charts and tables from data […]

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics workshop

Links below are to Atomic Learning video tutorials. Login to Atomic Learning via our Wooster portal and use your College credentials. PowerPoint 2016 Which version of PowerPoint? Office 2016 is available for download for Windows and Mac (OS 10.10 and above) Office 365 OneDrive  OneDrive Training PowerPoint online  Microsoft PowerPoint Online training Basic Tools in PowerPoint 2016 Add/remove/copy slides Change the theme and […]

Microsoft Word Formatting workshop

Links below are to Atomic Learning video tutorials. Login to Atomic Learning via our Wooster portal and use your College credentials. Word 2016 Which version of Word? Office 2016 is available for download for Windows and Mac Office 365 OneDrive  OneDrive Training Word online  Microsoft Word Online Formatting basics for Essays and Research Papers Margins […]