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 […]

Motion graphics: Adobe Illustrator to After Effects Basic

End Result: Adobe Illustrator is a graphic vector editor developed by Adobe. Difference between Photoshop and Illustrator? Illustrator is vector-based. So, unlike Photoshop’s pixel-based format, Illustrator uses mathematical constructs to create vector graphics. A vector graphic will never lose its quality if it’s scaled up or down. So graphic designer uses Illustrator will also give you […]

Online Presence and Professionalism

Privacy and having an online presence are not easy to separate. During the workshop we will explore the links between having online presence and being professional at the same time. This workshop will equip attendees with the knowledge to be proactive and possess important online digital skills to address concerns of online presence and professionalism. […]

Photo Essay

What is a photo essay? A photo essay is a series of photos with captions and accompanying text that explores a single subject. Some examples of photo essays may be seen in publications such as magazines or editorial spreads. Tips for taking a photo To get the best photograph, here are some tips to help […]

Portfolio Website

The portfolio website workshop is designed to give attendees the knowledge necessary to make a personalized portfolio website. Attendees will create a simple portfolio during the workshop and also learn about code free alternatives to make their portfolio website. Register for the event. Resources: CSS: Mozilla CSS W3 CSS cssreference fontawesome Codepen: codepen Jekyll: jekyll tutorial […]

PowerPoint for Posters workshop

Agenda In this workshop, we will cover how to make Posters from a PowerPoint slide including slide formatting, adding and editing images to slide, text and font guidelines, as well as saving and submitting your poster to be printed. We will be using PowerPoint 2016 (Mac). Set Poster Dimensions Open a new PowerPoint file, choose Blank Presentation […]

Prezi workshop

Prezi is an online presentation software available for free at https://prezi.com Prezi is a visual storytelling software that provides greater flexibility than traditional slides like PowerPoint. Prezi presentations offer a map-like canvas that enables users to pan between topics, zoom in on desired details, and pull back to reveal context.

R workshop

R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is primarily used by economists to present and display data. It is a robust tool used to present and support different hypotheses, run regression, test for irregularities in data and to create graphs. Please bring your own laptop to the workshop. Agenda Downloading […]

Senior IS Formatting workshop

Many of the links below are to Hoonuit video tutorials. Login to Hoonuit 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 resources Style Guides by Department Handy guide to […]

Senior IS Posters

Register for the events: Senior IS Poster Making and  Senior I.S. PowerPoint Agenda By the end of this session, attendees will 1. Understanding how to use PowerPoint to make posters 2. Extracting and summarizing your IS 3. Proper procedure to uploading to get it printing by IT Outline: · Opening and Resizing to 36 x 48in […]

Simple Web Design

Register for the event. The simple web design workshop is designed to introduce attendees to the bootstrap framework. Attendees will create a simple, basic website using the codepen online editor by the end of this workshop attendees will be able to make structured websites using the resources provided below. Resources: bootstrap4 Front end checklist Mozilla CSS […]

Storyboarding

Storyboarding is the process of sketching the scenes/shots of a production before shooting to spot potential problems. Storyboarding can be used in theatre, animation, and writing. Storyboards can be hand sketched or they can be sketched with the aid of software tools. The idea is to convey a sense of what will happen in a […]

Tableau workshop

Tableau is an interactive data visualization software. Tableau Desktop software is available to faculty and students for free. For an overview of features, visit the Tableau Desktop website. For more training resources, check out Tableau’s on-demand videos and their Forum.   Sample data (password required) for use during the workshop Agenda The Basics What can Tableau do for you? How to import data […]

Tinkercad 3D Printing

In this workshop, we model an Archimedean Screw in Tinkercad and 3D print it using Educational Technology’s Lulzbot Mini printers. During the workshop you will create an Autodesk account, learn to use the Tinkercad interface and its workflow to design a model, and understand the print settings of traditional 3D printers. Signup for the workshop […]

Unity Game Development

The Unity Game Development series is designed to introduce attendees to Unity. Attendees will create a simple, platformer-like game to learn Unity’s concepts. By the end of the series, attendees should have a single ‘level,’ in which they can jump around collecting objects and avoiding death. Unity will be available on the lab computers in […]

Video Captioning 101

“Caption is a text representation of the audio in the video. Captions are often used by those viewers who are hearing impaired, and will describe what is being said, emotions, and background sounds.”—Vangie Beal In addition, captions enable language learners to accelerate their understanding process. Especially when complicated words/slangs are used, captions provide reference for […]