Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Zoom Workshop "Introduction to Adobe Illustrator: Creating a Promotional Flyer (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:


Monday, October 18, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Creating an Academic Poster with PowerPoint

An effective poster can grab attention of a moving audience with a message. It shares your scholarly work visually and facilitates conversations with your peers.  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 activity of creating a poster in PowerPoint.


Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:45am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 10:45am to 12:00pm, in-person in Fondren B43A; Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:45am to 12:00pm, remote over Zoom. (Note: Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Introduction to Audacity

This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of using Audacity to record and edit audio. The workshop will cover the following topics:


Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Fondren Library Basement, B43A - Collaboration Space

Zoom Workshop "Introduction to Adobe InDesign: Creating a Portfolio as Accessible PDF"

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, October 19, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Spatial Statistics: Measuring Geographic Distributions

Learn basic spatial statistics tools in ArcGIS to calculate characteristic values of geographic data, such as the center, compactness, and orientation and observe shifting trends in these statistics over time.

Topics:


Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Zoom Workshop "Advanced Illustrator: Neuron Illustration"

This introductory workshop will cover both beginner and advanced Illustrator techniques. Participants will be able to:


Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Bringing Census Data Into ArcGIS

Learn how to prepare tabular census data files for input into ArcGIS Pro, how to download the corresponding geographic TIGER/Line files and how to join the two together to display the tabular data within the ArcGIS Pro environment.


Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Tableau Public II: Intermediate

This workshop will cover the following topics:


Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Fondren B43A

Friends of Fondren Library Annual Meeting with Keynote Speaker Ping Sun

Please join us for the Friends of Fondren Library 
Annual Meeting and Membership Dinner 
chaired by Linda Sylvan ’73 and Jack Pendergrast

Reservations required | Business Casual


Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cohen House

Introduction to iMovie

This class will cover the basics of editing videos in iMovie, with a specific focus on preparing videos for online teaching applications. Topics covered include cutting clips, transitions, and basic audio editing. If you want to follow along, please bring your own mac computer.


Monday, October 25, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.