Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

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, October 21, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:30pm
Fondren B43 Collaboration Space

Creating Vector Data

Learn how to create new GIS vector data in the form of points, lines, and polygons.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Data Interpolation and Extraction

Learn how to interpolate point data into and extract point data from continuous surface data.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library B43A

Creating a Promotional Flyer in Adobe Illustrator (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:

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Bringing Census Data Into ArcGIS

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

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

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:

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Digital Media Commons, Multipurpose Room B42F

Advanced Excel

This short workshop will cover techniques for using Excel productively. It will introduce you to functionality such as Advanced Formulas, Data Tables & Conditional Formatting, Charting, Pivot tables and Macros and VBA programming.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Basement B43A

Friday Prayers for Muslim Students & Friends

Join the Rice Muslim Student Association for Friday prayers

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

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

All topics from the following two courses will be covered:

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Creating Motion Graphics in Adobe After Effects (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to Adobe After Effects. Participants will learn how create a motion graphic video using animation, effects and transitions. Participants will incorporate the 12 basic principles of animation in their video.

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A