Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

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


Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

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:


Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Video Editing with Adobe 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:


Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

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, June 6, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Fondren Library Basement B43A

Creating a portfolio in Adobe InDesign (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, June 6, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Using Excel to Manage and Analyze Data

Do you have data that you need to organize or analyze?


Friday, June 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Patent Searching Class

The class covers preliminary U.S. patent searching using the resources in our patent searching area and online resources from the USPTO and the European Patent Office (EPO).


Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 10:30am to 1:00pm
Fondren B43 Collaboration Space

Introduction to Photoshop (Adobe Creative Cloud)

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


Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

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.


Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Fondren Library Basement B43A

Creating Motion Graphics in Adobe After Effects (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, June 14, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A