Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Creating a portfolio in Adobe InDesign (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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:


Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement 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

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

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

Introduction to Data Visualization and Infographics

Have interest in learning data visualization and infographics? Come to this introductory workshop, which will cover the following topics:


Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A

Blender Animation and Rendering

Participants will get an overview of the Blender UI and then learn basic concepts of modeling, parenting and rigging in order to animate a mechanical device. The second half of the workshop will go over applying materials, adding lighting and render options and features.


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

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


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Creating a 3D model in Blender for Absolute Beginners

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to open source 3D program Blender. This workshop is an introduction to Blender’s interface and will cover basic modeling techniques. Participants will learn to efficiently model in 3D while avoiding common pitfalls.


Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)