Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to Geoprocessing

Learn some of the most frequently used geoprocessing tools to highlight the spatial relationships between your datasets, including clip, buffer, dissolve and spatial join.


Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 1:00am to 2:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Creating a portfolio in Adobe InDesign (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to Adobe InDesign. Participants will learn to manage typography and graphics within InDesign. The topics to be covered are:


Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

SimplyAnalytics: Exploring Demographic and Business Data

Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps for future population projections and current business and consumer data.


Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

English Department Dissertation Research Presentations

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Friday Prayers for Muslim Students & Friends

Join the Rice Muslim Student Association for Friday prayers


Friday, October 20, 2017 - 2:00pm
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Patent Searching Class

The class covers preliminary U.S. patent searching using the resources in our patent searching area and online resources from the USPTO and the European Patent Office (EPO).
 

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Fondren B43 Collaboration Space

Creating Vector Data

Learn how to create new GIS vector data in the form of points, lines, and polygons.


Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Data Interpolation and Extraction

Learn how to interpolate point data into and extract point data from continuous surface data.


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library B43A

Creating a Promotional Flyer in Adobe Illustrator (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to Adobe Illustrator. The training will cover key concepts and functions. Participants will incorporate elements of design in an illustrative process. The topics to be covered are:


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Bringing Census Data Into ArcGIS

Learn how to prepare tabular census data files for input into ArcGIS Desktop, how to download the corresponding geographic TIGER/Line files and how to join the two together to display the tabular data within the ArcMap environment.


Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A