Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

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, August 29, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

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, September 5, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

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.


Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A

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, September 12, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement B43A

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

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


Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

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:


Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Fondren Library 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.


Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement B43A

DMC Equipment: Photography

This workshop will cover the basic operation of the following DMC photography equipment:

  • Canon T3i DSLR
  • Nikon D3300 DSLR
  • Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Digital Camera
  • Camera Flashes

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

DMC Equipment: Audio & Video

This workshop will cover the basic operation of the following DMC audio and video equipment:


Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

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.


Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A