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Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to Adobe Animate

This workshop will provide a guide to the first steps of creating a simple 2D animation using Adobe Illustrator and Animate. Participants will practice using basic animation techniques such as motion and shape tweens in order to create a custom line drawing animation.


Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:15pm

Collaboration Space Fondren B43A

Creating a Digital Illustration in Adobe Photoshop

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to more advanced features of Adobe Photoshop. The training will cover key concepts and efficient workflows. The topics to be covered are:


Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm

Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Introduction to Tableau 

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning visualization software tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data. In this short course, we will cover the following topics:

• What is Tableau?

• What can Tableau do?


Friday, March 24, 2017 -
9:30am to 10:45am

Creating a portfolio in Adobe InDesign

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:


Tuesday, March 28, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Basics of Whiteboard Animation

In this workshop participants will be guided through the process of filming a whiteboard style animation using the DMC's video equipment and studio. Special attention will be given to the lighting and camera settings required to obtain high quality, shadowless recordings.


Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
1:00pm to 2:15pm

DMC Multipurpose Room

Introduction to Photoshop

This introductory workshop will cover Photoshop basics. Participants will be able to:


Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
2:30pm to 4:30pm

Creating Motion Graphics in Adobe After Effects

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to Adobe After Effects. Participants will learn how create a motion graphic video using animation, effects and transitions. Participants will incorporate the 12 basic principles of animation in their video.


Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Using PDFs effectively

Ever wonder how to get more out of your PDF files? This short course will show how to optimize PDFs for both search engines and searchers, techniques for handling common problems when creating PDFs and methods for exporting content.


Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Fondren Collaboration Space B43A