Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Zoom Workshop: Managing Your Citations with Zotero

This hands-on workshop will introduce some of the key functions of Zotero, including installation of the Zotero, adding citations to your Zotero library, organizing and managing your citations, searching your collections, producing bibliographies, and using the Microsoft Word plug-in to easily insert citations from Zotero into your documents, and syncing your collections.


Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: Introduction to Garageband

This course will cover recording and editing audio in Garageband, with a focus on creating audio files and podcasts for online teaching applications.


Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Meetup for Tips and Tricks of Using Zoom

Zoom has become an essential tool for us to participate in meetings, classes, and all sorts of collaborative work while we work remotely. Are you still looking for a solution to a Zoom problem? Do you have a tip or trick that you wanted to share with your colleagues?


Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Pro environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Zoom

Zoom Workshop: Managing Your Citations with Zotero

This hands-on workshop will introduce some of the key functions of Zotero, including installation of the Zotero, adding citations to your Zotero library, organizing and managing your citations, searching your collections, producing bibliographies, and using the Microsoft Word plug-in to easily insert citations from Zotero into your documents, and syncing your collections.


Friday, July 17, 2020 - 10:45am to 12:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: Improving your Digital Photography

This short course will go over a few basic concepts of photography, including aperture, shutter speed, and ISO and provide some simple tips to improve the quality of your photos.


Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Introduction to GIS (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Pro environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Zoom

Zoom Workshop: 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.


Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Friends of Fondren Library Gala and Auction

This event has been rescheduled for March 26, 2021. Table and ticket purchases will be honored at the rescheduled event. 

Gala Chairs Deborah and Bryan Domning ’75 invite you to join us for the


Friday, March 26, 2021 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm
River Oaks Country Club