Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to Lightroom (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of using Adobe Lightroom to edit photos. The workshop will cover the following topics:


Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Introduction to Autodesk Maya

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

  • Familiarize with the Maya interface
  • Understand how Maya handles polygon modeling 
  • Introduction of how to apply a material and render in Arnold

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:15pm
Digital Media Commons Multipurpose Room, Fondren Library Basement B42F

Tableau Public II: Intermediate

This workshop will cover the following topics:


Friday, October 26, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Collaboration Space B43A

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator: Creating a Promotional Flyer (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:


Friday, October 26, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Introduction to Adobe After Effects: Creating Motion Graphics (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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.


Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to the latest version of Final Cut Pro X. The training will cover key concepts and functions of the Final Cut Pro X application. The topics to be covered are:


Friday, November 2, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Digital Media Commons Multipurpose Room, Fondren Library Basement B42F

Tableau Public III: Learning Tableau with Projects

Want to have more practices with Tableau? Come to this project-based course, where you could sharpen your Tableau skills. You will use the provided data files to answer a few questions. Your solutions could be a single-page viz or a multi-page data story.


Friday, November 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

Learn how to use Rice University's new Campus Press platform. 


Friday, November 9, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Advanced Premiere Pro (Adobe Creative Cloud)


Monday, November 12, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator: Creating a Promotional Flyer (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:


Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A