Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Intro to Graphics

This workshop serves as a basic introduction to graphics terminology and meaning. Participants will learn the difference between vector and raster graphics and how to use them appropriately in their projects.


Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

DMC Equipment: Photography

This workshop will cover the basic operation of the following DMC photography equipment:

  • Canon T3i DSLR
  • Nikon D3300 DSLR
  • Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Digital Camera
  • Camera Flashes

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

Introduction to Adobe InDesign: Creating a Portfolio (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, September 26, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

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.


Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:15pm
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

DMC Equipment: Audio & Video

This workshop will cover the basic operation of the following DMC audio and video equipment:


Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Friday, September 28, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Jump Start Your Project: a Crash Workshop on Video Production

Using a real DMC video example, the workshop will walk you through the steps to take a media project from idea to reality. Participants will learn

  • Elements of an effective video
  • Steps of creating an effective video
  • Resources available at the DMC

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B42F, DMC Multipurpose Room

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, October 2, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

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


Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Introduction to Blender: Creating a 3D model 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.


Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A