Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

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:


Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
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:


Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Digital Media Commons, Multipurpose Room B42F

Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Introduction to Tableau 

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning visualization software tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data. In this short course, we will cover the following topics:

• What is Tableau?

• What can Tableau do?


Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Creating a Digital Illustration in Adobe Photoshop Advanced (Adobe Creative Cloud)

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to more advanced features of Adobe Photoshop. The training will cover key concepts and efficient workflows. The topics to be covered are:


Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

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


Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to the latest version of Final Cut Pro X. The training will cover key concepts and functions of the Final Cut Pro X application. The topics to be covered are:


Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Digital Media Commons Multipurpose Room, Fondren Library Basement B42F

Data wrangling with Microsoft Excel

Do you have texts but need a table? Do you have raw data but need to organize it? This workshop will cover techniques to clean, append, parse and analyze your data using advanced excel features and formulas. Learn simple methods for converting and modifying textual data into a tabular format.


Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Fondren Collaboration Space B43A

Video Editing with iMovie

Come to learn how to use iMovie to create professional-looking videos. iMovie is a mac based free video editing software that allows users to edit their own home movies with ease. The new update has added simplicity of the interface and improved file management.


Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Digital Media Commons, Multipurpose Room B42F