Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Intro to GarageBand

This course will cover the basics of using GarageBand. We'll go over recording, using the built-in loops, importing sounds, and exporting a final product.


Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

Creating a 3D model in Blender for Absolute Beginners

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to open source 3D program Blender. This workshop is an introduction to Blender’s interface and will cover basic modeling techniques. Participants will learn to efficiently model in 3D while avoiding common pitfalls.


Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Advanced Excel

This short workshop will cover techniques for using Excel productively. It will introduce you to functionality such as Advanced Formulas, Data Tables & Conditional Formatting, Charting, Pivot tables and Macros and VBA programming.


Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fondren Library Basement 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:


Friday, March 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Creating Motion Graphics in Adobe After Effects (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.


Friday, March 9, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement 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, March 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement 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, March 28, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Video Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of using Adobe Premiere Pro CC to edit video. The workshop will cover the following topics:


Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Monday, April 2, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

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?


Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30pm
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A