Faculty/Staff Workshop Schedule
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Please see Summer Staff workshop dates and times below. Dates and times are subject to change. Please see the Workshop Courses page for detailed workshop descriptions. Log-in to LearnerWeb to register for a workshop. All workshops are held in AIRC 3013 except for the iPad sessions which are held in AIRC 3008.
Style Basics in Word
Learn how to create, apply and modify Styles to add structure, formatting and accessibility in your Word documents.
- July 9: 9am-10:30am
- August 1: 9am – 10:30am
PowerPoint: Enhancing Basic Presentations
Learn how to enhance basic PowerPoint presentations and increase their effectiveness using layout and design features, effects & animation, charts & tables, SmartArt, video clips and more.
- July 9: 2pm – 3:30pm
- July 23: 2pm – 3:30pm
- August 6: 9am – 10:30am
Introduction to Photoshop
Learn how to open and save an image, the basics of layers, how to retouch an image (red eye, blemishes), and how to create black and white images.
- July 11: 10am – 11:30am
- July 29: 9am – 10:30am
Excel Report Formatting
Use conditional formatting and other techniques to make reports easy to read and professional.
- July 11: 1pm – 2:30pm
- July 24: 10am – 11:30am
- August 6: 2pm – 3:30pm
Introduction to Illustrator
Create flyers or newsletters for the web or for print. Learn about art boards, basic Illustrator tools, transparency and gradient adjustments, and how to export and save content.
- July 15: 10am – 11:30am
- August 1: 2pm – 3:30pm
Introduction to Visio
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to use many of the features of Visio and how to create org charts and cross functional flowcharts (swim lanes).
- July 15: 2pm – 3:30pm
- July 30: 2pm – 3:30pm
Adobe Acrobat Pro Basics
Get an overview of the menus and tools available in the Adobe Acrobat interface and learn how to perform basic editing tasks on a PDF document.
- July 17: 2pm – 3:30pm
- July 31: 2pm – 3:30pm
Outlook: Managing Email & Facilitating Scheduling
Learn how to use folders, rules, calendars, distribution lists, automatic filtering and delegation features.
- July 18: 2pm – 3:30pm
- July 29: 2pm – 3:30pm
Using your iPad on Campus (workshop held @ AIRC 3008)
Use you iPad to connect to campus services, like wireless, email, and shared drives and install often used apps, like Evernote, SacState Mobile, Blackboard, and Adobe Reader. Attendees should bring their own iPad and any necessary cables.
- July 18: 2pm – 3:30pm
- August 7: 2pm – 3:30pm
Introduction to Excel PivotTables
Learn how to summarize data with the PivotTable feature in Excel and apply basic formatting techniques to help you analyze your summarized data more effectively.
- July 22: 9am – 10:30am
- August 5: 2pm – 3:30pm
This is a continuation of the Introduction to Photoshop workshop. Learn basic masking skills, how to use adjustment layers, filters, retouching, and watermarking.
- July 22: 2pm – 3:30pm
This is a continuation of the Introduction to Illustrator workshop. Learn how to group images/pieces and use the layers and alignment palettes and color/swatches.
- July 25: 1pm – 2:30pm
Introduction to InDesign
This introductory workshop provides an overview of basic workspace, settings, and tools needed to create a multipage PDF document that is suitable for print, e-book, and tablet viewing.
- August 5: 10am – 11:30am
- August 8: 10am – 11:30am