Upcoming Events

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Using Media Clips with Ensemble and Blackboard

June 21, 2018 9:00 AM  – 10:00 AM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

This session will demonstrate workflows for acquiring media clips from various sources, manipulating them with a variety of software tools, and using Ensemble, the College's video management system and Blackboard to publish them for viewing.

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Basic Page Layout in InDesign

June 21, 2018 3:00 PM  – 4:30 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

InDesign is a powerful tool for creating posters, flyers, brochures, and interactive PDFs. This workshop reviews tools and techniques for designing basic page layouts. Students will learn how to import and format text; manipulate graphics; build tables; and add interactive elements.

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Introduction to iMovie

June 22, 2018 9:00 AM  – 10:30 AM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

In this class we will take an introductory look at using iMovie, Apple's entry level video editing software. Learn how to create projects that include video and audio assets along with titles, transitions and special effects.

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Introduction to R

June 22, 2018 1:00 PM  – 2:00 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

This session offers a brief introduction to R Statistical Software. Participants will learn how to open data in R, manipulate that data, perform basic statistical analyses, and create rudimentary data visualizations. We will also discuss how to find and add extensions (called packages) to R.

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Adobe Creative Cloud Open House

June 25, 2018 1:00 PM  – 3:00 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

Are you working on a project in Photoshop, InDesign, or Illustrator? Bring your files and get help on specific problems or issues related to your project. You can come at any time during this 2-hour open house session and stay as long as you need to. Workstations are available if you don't have a laptop.

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Using Media Clips with Ensemble and Blackboard

June 25, 2018 3:00 PM  – 4:00 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

This session will demonstrate workflows for acquiring media clips from various sources, manipulating them with a variety of software tools, and using Ensemble, the College's video management system and Blackboard to publish them for viewing.

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Office 365 and Teams

June 27, 2018 9:00 AM  – 10:00 AM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

This course highlights applications (including Teams) in Office 365 that facilitate collaboration and communication between coworkers. Each participant will have a chance to explore different options for file sharing, setting up task assignments, and messaging.

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Introduction to Qualtrics Online Surveys

June 28, 2018 9:00 AM  – 10:00 AM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

Learn how to construct online surveys, distribute them to respondents, and report on results.

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Excel Charts and Graphs

June 28, 2018 1:00 PM  – 2:30 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

Charts and graphs allow you to communicate information visually and provide new insights into your information. Learn how to create and modify charts, graphs, and tables, and then add them to spreadsheets or other Office documents. This course covers chart types, axles, labels, legends, and exports.

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Excel Pivot Tables

June 28, 2018 3:00 PM  – 4:30 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

Pivot tables in Excel are a powerful tool that can be used to analyze, sort, filter, and present data. They provide a dynamic view into information for making decisions. Learn how to create and manipulate data in pivot tables. This course is appropriate for beginner users of Excel, but participants should have some familiarity with basic spreadsheets.

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Basic Page Layout in InDesign

June 29, 2018 9:00 AM  – 10:30 AM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

InDesign is a powerful tool for creating posters, flyers, brochures, and interactive PDFs. This workshop reviews tools and techniques for designing basic page layouts. Students will learn how to import and format text; manipulate graphics; build tables; and add interactive elements.

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Introduction to iMovie

June 29, 2018 11:00 AM  – 12:30 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

In this class we will take an introductory look at using iMovie, Apple's entry level video editing software. Learn how to create projects that include video and audio assets along with titles, transitions and special effects.

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Basic Image Editing in Photoshop

June 29, 2018 1:30 PM  – 3:00 PM
Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Electronic Classroom

Geared for beginner level Photoshop users, this workshop covers the basic tools and techniques for editing images and exporting them for print and online use. Students will learn how to resize and crop images; combine multiple images; and add text and shapes to images.