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Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Getting Started with ArcGIS Boot Camp (2-in-1 Combined Course)

All topics from the following two courses will be covered:


Wednesday, May 24, 2017 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm

Fondren Library B43A

Climate Group at Baker Institute and the Union of Concerned Scientists in DC

The Baker Institute Climate Group and colleagues from the Union of concerned scientists are organizing a public event structured around an exciting high-level dialogue and information-sharing from experts, including:


Wednesday, May 24, 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Introduction to Photoshop

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


Thursday, May 25, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Muslim Student Association

The MSA will hold their weekly Friday prayers which consist of a short speech by a Rice student followed by prayers.


Friday, May 26, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Creating a Promotional Flyer in Adobe Illustrator

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:


Tuesday, May 30, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Celebrate 50 Years of FDLP at Kelley Center for Gov. Info.

When: May 31, 1:30 pm

Where: South Reading Room, Fondren Library First Floor

Invited speakers:

  • Andy Sherman, Government Publishing Office
  • Angela Kent, Texas State Library
  • Dr. Allen J. Matusow - W. G. Twyman Professor Emeritus of History. Associate Director for Academic Programs, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

South Reading Room (First Floor) & Kelley Center (Basement)

Creating an Academic Poster with PowerPoint

An effective poster can get your main points across to as many people as possible. In this workshop, we will talk about the general guidelines on how to create an effective poster. In addition, there will be a hands-on practice on creating an academic poster in PowerPoint.


Wednesday, June 7, 2017 -
10:00am to 11:15am

Fondren Library Basement B43A

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, June 10, 2017 -
10:30am to 12:30pm

Fondren B43 Collaboration Space

Introduction to Census Geographies

Learn about all the various geographic units at which the U.S. Census Bureau tabulates data and how to select the most suitable geographic unit based on your research needs and data availability.

 


Wednesday, June 14, 2017 -
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Fondren Library B43A

Getting Started with ArcGIS Boot Camp (2-in-1 Combined Course)

All topics from the following two courses will be covered:


Friday, June 16, 2017 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Fondren Library B43A