Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Using Rice’s Private VM Cloud

Learn about ORION, Rice’s private VM research computing cloud. ORION allows you to develop custom disk images, perform custom compute jobs that do not rise to the level of requiring supercomputing resources, and even host web applications.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
DMC Multi Purpose Room (basement of Fondren)

Introduction to 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:


Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Tableau Public I: Introduction

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning data visualization tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data.


Monday, July 1, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Introduction to Adobe InDesign: Creating a Portfolio (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:


Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Introduction to R

This course will cover the foundational elements of coding in R including understanding the interface and syntax of R as well as basic techniques for storing and manipulating data sets in R.


Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Collaboration Space, B43A

Video Editing with iMovie

Come to learn how to use iMovie to create professional-looking videos. iMovie is a mac based free video editing software that allows users to edit their own home movies with ease. The new update has added simplicity of the interface and improved file management.


Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Digital Media Commons, Multipurpose Room B42F

Tableau Public II: Intermediate

This workshop will cover the following topics:


Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Collaboration Space B43A

Advanced Premiere Pro (Adobe Creative Cloud)


Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

R Visualization and Data Manipulation

This course will build upon the basics of R and introduce basic forms of data visualization techniques in R as well as more advanced forms of data manipulation that weren't covered in the introductory class through use of for loops and if statements.


Monday, July 8, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Collaboration Space, B43A

Managing Your Citations with Zotero

This hands-on workshop will introduce some of the key functions of Zotero, including installation of the Zotero, adding citations to your Zotero library, organizing and managing your citations, searching your collections, producing bibliographies, and using the Microsoft Word plug-in to easily insert citations from Zotero into your documents, and syncing your collections.


Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement B43A