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, September 20, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Zoom Workshop "Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)"

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


Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:30am to 2:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

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:


Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Zoom Workshop "Create a Web Site Using CampusPress"

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


Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

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.


Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 4:00am to 5:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop "After Effects: Data Driven Animation"

Participants will learn how visualize medium sized data sets. The added component of time will allow participants to convey their data in a different way. Participants will learn:


Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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:


Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement 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:


Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Zoom Workshop "Introduction to Blender: Creating a 3D Model"

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, October 5, 2021 - 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.

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, October 6, 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.