Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Intro to GarageBand

This course will cover the basics of using GarageBand. We'll go over recording, using the built-in loops, importing sounds, and exporting a final product.


Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
DMC Multipurpose Room

Creating a 3D model in Blender for Absolute Beginners

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to open source 3D program Blender. This workshop is an introduction to Blender’s interface and will cover basic modeling techniques. Participants will learn to efficiently model in 3D while avoiding common pitfalls.


Friday, June 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

The Absolute Basics of Jupyter Notebooks

Every day, thousands (if not more) programmers, statisticians, data scientists, information professionals, and journalists use Jupyter Notebooks, an open-source


Friday, July 6, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Intro to GarageBand

This course will cover the basics of using GarageBand. We'll go over recording, using the built-in loops, importing sounds, and exporting a final product.


Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
DMC Multipurpose Room

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:


Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Intro to Effective Data Visualization

In this workshop we will review current research in visual perception and cognition and relate these concepts to best practices for data visualization.


Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A

Introduction to Tableau Public

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning visualization tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data. In the presentation part, we will cover what Tableau is, what Tableau can do, and the different versions of Tableau.


Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:45am
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, July 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Tableau Public II: Intermediate

This workshop will cover the following topics:


Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Fondren Collaboration Space B43A

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 27, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Fondren Library Basement B43A