Just because you're not learning something in class doesn't mean it's not valuable. UIC offers a wealth of out of class information that can be helpful in your career development. lynda.com is one such resource.
Here is some info from http://www.uic.edu/depts/accc/training.html
The Academic Computing and Communications Center (ACCC) is expanding and enhancing its computer training workshops program by licensing the entire library of the Lynda.com online training tutorials, campus-wide, on a yearly basis.
Access is available today to all UIC students, faculty and staff and titles are broken down into manageable segments to accommodate busy schedules. Topics include Microsoft Office applications, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, SQL, Drupal, audio and video editing applications, ColdFusion, operating systems, and hundreds more. These video based tutorials are taught by industry experts and available 24/7 for convenient, self-paced learning.
Over 900 Titles!
CSS & HTML
Ruby on Rails
Get more info at http://www.uic.edu/depts/accc/training.html