Student Skills Development

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40 matches found

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm   Wed morning
      1/3/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    In this 3 hour course, participants will learn how to create and edit OneNote notebooks, search and export notes. We will enter data into OneNote from a variety of sources, from existing documents to webpages to images.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   W afternoon
      1/3/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Windows 10 is Microsoft's new operating system -- a compromise between the familiar Windows 7 and the touchscreen features of Windows 8. In this 2-hour workshop, we will learn how to use the updated Start menu; understand notifications and the Action Center; use Window’s digital assistant, Cortana; become familiar with Edge (Windows new web browser) & use multiple desktops

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   Wed and Fri afternoons
      1/3/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am
      1/4/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Th morning
      1/4/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    In this 2-hour hands-on workshop, you will learn how to navigate the interface, learn about availability status, add contacts to a contact list, and find help resources. Hands-on practice is next where you will learn how to use voice and video features, adjust audio settings, make, receive, & transfer a phone call, a conference call, and a video call.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      1/4/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am
      1/5/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
      1/8/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   M afternoon
      1/8/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   MW afternoons
      1/8/2018
    • Illini Hall, room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
      1/9/2018
    • Urbana campus -- location to be announced

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      1/9/2018
    • UIUC -- 27 Illini Hall

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tu afternoon
      1/9/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   W morning
      1/10/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 8:30 - 9:00 am   MW afternoon
      1/11/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 8:30 - 9:00 am   Tu morning
      1/11/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Windows 10 is Microsoft's new operating system -- a compromise between the familiar Windows 7 and the touchscreen features of Windows 8. In this 2-hour workshop, we will learn how to use the updated Start menu; understand notifications and the Action Center; use Window’s digital assistant, Cortana; become familiar with Edge (Windows new web browser) & use multiple desktops

    • 8:30 - 9:00 am   Tu morning
      1/11/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Windows 10 is Microsoft's new operating system -- a compromise between the familiar Windows 7 and the touchscreen features of Windows 8. In this 2-hour workshop, we will learn how to use the updated Start menu; understand notifications and the Action Center; use Window’s digital assistant, Cortana; become familiar with Edge (Windows new web browser) & use multiple desktops

    • 8:30 - 9:00 am   Tu morning
      1/11/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Windows 10 is Microsoft's new operating system -- a compromise between the familiar Windows 7 and the touchscreen features of Windows 8. In this 2-hour workshop, we will learn how to use the updated Start menu; understand notifications and the Action Center; use Window’s digital assistant, Cortana; become familiar with Edge (Windows new web browser) & use multiple desktops

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Th afternoon
      1/11/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   lunch on your own
      1/16/2018
    • Urbana campus -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tu afternoon
      1/16/2018
    • Illini Hall, room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour workshop, participants will learn how to create and open Illustrator documents, navigate the user interface, use vector shapes to create a logo that looks good on screen and in print. No prior knowledge of Illustrator is required.

    • 3:30 - 4:30 pm
      1/16/2018
    • UIUC -- 27 Illini Hall

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   lunch on your own
      1/17/2018
    • Illini Hall, room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    This 6-hour course introduces the basics of Adobe Illustrator. Topics will include design principles, elements, and graphics composition; creating documents containing basic shapes and customized paths. We will also learn how to insert text and typographical characters.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   lunch on your own
      1/18/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Thurs morning
      1/18/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Th afternoon
      1/18/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   M afternoon
      1/22/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    In two hours we will explore the Outlook 2016 interface. We will compose, send, & receive email messages; how to reply to and forward a message, save a draft message; & print. Signatures and Automatic replies will also be covered. Calendar topics will include scheduling & editing an appointment; scheduling a one-time and a recurring meeting and responding.to invitations.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   W afternoon
      1/23/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Learn how to use and integrate features from different Office applications such as Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tues afternoon
      1/23/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tu afternoon
      1/23/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Wish you had a smarter, more efficient way to arrange your Outlook 2016 email and more? In this two-hour workshop, you will learn how to use the conversation view; how to insert a screenshot into a message; sorting messages; advanced searching techniques, including filters; working with folders; using flags, color categories, and rules.

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
      1/24/2018
    • UIUC -- 27 Illini Hall

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      1/24/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour workshop participants will learn how to use Photoshop to do basic photo correction, use selection tools, manipulate, save, and store images.

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   WTh afternoons
      1/24/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    In this 6-hour course, attendees will begin by exploring the PowerPoint 2016 interface. Next we will create and save a presentation; view and navigate, and edit text on slides; add and modify graphical objects in a presentation; work with tables and charts; and prepare to deliver a presentation.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   lunch on your own
      1/25/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    This 6 hour course will prepare you to use the most common basic features of Adobe Photoshop CC.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   lunch on your own
      1/26/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   MW afternoons
      1/29/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm   TuTh mornings
      1/30/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   TuTh afternoons
      1/30/2018
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    This 6-hour, hands-on course is an intro to web page design using Dreamweaver CC. Students will become familiar with the Dreamweaver environment, interface elements, layout customization, website creation and publishing. Activities will include creating a new site, laying out basic pages and text, using text styles and containers, inserting images, uploading a simple site.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
      1/31/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour short course, we will learn the basics of layers in Photoshop. We will spend time adjusting images with Adjustment Layers and explore several kinds of image adjustments. We will also use layers for some image editing in a non-destructive method.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      1/31/2018
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour short course, we will spend time adjusting images in Photoshop, using Adjustment Layers and explore several other kinds of image adjustments. We will also adjust shadows and highlights.