Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to Data Management

Drowning in data? Not sure how to organize and back it up? This hands-on, interactive workshop will share tips for effectively organizing, documenting and storing research data.


Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

ORION System

Join the Center for Research Computing for a lunchtime webinar demonstrating the use of Rice's ORION Private Research Cloud. Topics covered will include:


Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 12:00pm to 12:45pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop “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.


Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop “Tableau Public II: Intermediate”

This workshop will cover the following topics:


Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: 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, July 9, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Zoom Workshop: 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 14, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: Introduction to Garageband

This course will cover recording and editing audio in Garageband, with a focus on creating audio files and podcasts for online teaching applications.


Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Meetup for Tips and Tricks of Using Zoom

Zoom has become an essential tool for us to participate in meetings, classes, and all sorts of collaborative work while we work remotely. Are you still looking for a solution to a Zoom problem? Do you have a tip or trick that you wanted to share with your colleagues?


Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: 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, July 17, 2020 - 10:45am to 12:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: Improving your Digital Photography

This short course will go over a few basic concepts of photography, including aperture, shutter speed, and ISO and provide some simple tips to improve the quality of your photos.


Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm