Student Skills Development

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Microsoft's Skype for Business provides a single interface on your computer uniting voice communications, instant messaging, and audio/video conferencing. In this 2-hour hands-on workshop, you will learn how to start and sign on, navigate the interface, learn about availability status, add contacts to a contact list, and find help resources. Hands-on practice is next,

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    This 2-hour workshop will demonstrate how easy it is to set up and attend an online meeting using Skype for Business. Meeting schedulers will practice escalating an instant message or phone conversation into an audio or video conference; schedule an online meeting in Outlook using default options; customize advanced meeting options for unique meeting requirements & more.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour workshop participants will learn how to use Photoshop to do basic photo correction, use selection tools, manipulate, save, and store images. No prior knowledge of Photoshop is required.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

Monday, September 11, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm   WTh mornings
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    This 6-hour course introduces the basics of Adobe Lightroom. Participants will work on the organization and management of photos, learning the Lightroom environment, managing images and workflow, reviewing images, sorting and organizing images as well as managing an image catalog.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    Windows 10 is Microsoft's new operating system -- a compromise between the familiar Windows 7 and the touchscreen features of Windows 8. In this 2-hour workshop, we will learn how to use the updated Start menu; understand notifications and the Action Center; use Window’s digital assistant, Cortana; become familiar with Edge (Windows new web browser) & use multiple desktops

Monday, September 18, 2017

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour short course, we will learn the basics of layers in Photoshop. We will spend time adjusting images with Adjustment Layers and explore several kinds of image adjustments. We will also use layers for some image editing in a non-destructive method. Prerequisite: Photoshop Getting Started or equivalent knowledge

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Illini Hall, Room 27 (lower level; NW corner of John & Wright Streets, Champaign)

    In this 2-hour short course, we will spend time adjusting images in Photoshop, using Adjustment Layers and explore several other kinds of image adjustments. We will also explore image editing in a non-destructive method.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017