Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

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


Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

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:


Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Advanced Illustrator: Bioscience Illustration (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Friday, September 27, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

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.


Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Tableau Public II: Intermediate

This workshop will cover the following topics:


Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren 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 3, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

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.


Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Fondren Library Basement B40D

Introduction to Adobe After Effects: Creating Motion Graphics (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.


Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A