Technology Services Calendar

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    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   MW afternoons
      6/3/2019
    • Illini Hall, room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    InDesign is a desktop publishing program that combines incredible power and flexibility with a surprisingly easy-to-use interface -- for creating or editing everything from simple posters and brochures to multi-chapter books. We will do the basics in this 6 hour class.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      6/4/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Learn how to use backward design to create a good course, and get a head start on learning about Bloom's Taxonomy and learning objectives.

    • 12:30 - 1:30 pm
      6/4/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Learn how to write good learning objectives to get your course design started on the right path.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tues afternoon
      6/4/2019
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour workshop, participants will learn how to adjust a photo’s color and brightness in Lightroom; crop, straighten, and fix perspective, brush over certain parts of a photo for local adjustments; and work with photos on multiple devices. No prior knowledge of Lightroom is required.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      6/6/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Ensure proper course alignment by choosing assessments that match your learning objectives.

    • 12:30 - 1:30 pm
      6/6/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Description: In this workshop, participants will identify the benefits of using a rubric (with an emphasis placed on analytic rubrics). Participants will then create a rubric that determines "the best type of pizza". Finally, participants will plan how to incorporate rubrics into their teaching.

    • 2:00 - 3:30 pm
      6/6/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    This two-part series offers tips on what you can do to increase your confidence as a teacher. Part 2 will focus on public speaking skills such as posture, movement, and responding to students' questions. For this workshop you will also present a 1-2 minute lesson in order to practice your newly learned skills.

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tues/Thurs mornings
      6/11/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      6/11/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Learn ways to engage students in class that align with your course design.

    • 12:30 - 1:30 pm
      6/11/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Come join us as we dissect the types of questions instructors ask their students and learn what’s packed inside that serves to promote or undermine effective teaching strategies.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Wed morning
      6/12/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Have you been asked to put together a PowerPoint presentation, but you're not sure how to start? Take this short course and learn the basics, including how to use the new 2016 interface to create slides and put content on them; format and custom design the slides; and prepare speaker notes and handouts.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Wed afternoon
      6/12/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Attendees will become familiar with the Outlook 2016 calendar interface (including the enhanced Ribbon tools). You will also learn how to schedule and edit an appointment; work with calendar labels and tasks displayed on the Calendar. We will schedule meetings with the Scheduling Assistant and practice scheduling a conference room.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
      6/13/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    Learn to create a syllabus that best reflects your course design while also serving as an introduction to you as a teacher.

    • 12:30 - 1:30 pm
      6/13/2019
    • Armory building, room 428

    The idea of teaching online can seem very daunting. How can we meaningfully transfer our best face-to-face teaching practices to our online instruction? In this workshop, we demystify this process by looking explicitly at the objectives of our teaching strategies and how we can recreate these elements for our students’ online learning experience.

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Fri morning
      6/14/2019
    • 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.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   sessions throughout the day, lunch on your own
      6/18/2019
    • Urbana campus -- location to be announced

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm   Tues afternoon
      6/18/2019
    • 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.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm   Thurs (lunch on your own)
      6/20/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Tues morning
      6/25/2019
    • 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. No prior knowledge of Photoshop is required.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tues morning
      6/25/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm   Tues/Thurs afternoons
      6/25/2019
    • 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.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Wed morning
      6/26/2019
    • Urbana campus -- location to be announced

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Thurs morning
      6/27/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Thurs afternoon
      6/27/2019
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    This two-hour short course will introduce you to Microsoft's latest version of its relational database application, Access 2016. Attendees will take a tour of the objects in an Access database, including tables, queries, forms, and reports and spend some time working in the most important of all the objects--tables.