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The Academic Technology Services team is offering the following training courses on the Macon campus. All workshops are open to faculty and staff. There is no need to register for any course listed. Simply arrive at the scheduled class time. For questions and/or concerns, contact Jerome Gratigny at GRATIGNY_JA@mercer.edu.

Workshop
Description
Day/Date
Time
Location
Microsoft Excel (Beginners) In this hands-on workshop you will learn to navigate the Excel workspace, create workbooks and worksheets, format cells, use formulas, and functions, and create basic charts. Thursday
Jan. 24, 2018
10-11:30 am Stetson 135
WebEx Getting Started with WebEx
WebEx is a video web conferencing tool allowing users to meet virtually. Learn how to schedule meetings, conduct meetings, record meetings, and interact with users during a live WebEx session.
Friday
Jan. 26, 2018
2:30-3:30 pm Stetson 135
Canvas Getting Started with Canvas
Canvas is Mercer’s Learning Management System (LMS) allowing instructors to deliver curriculum, assess student learning, and to manage the student grades. In this workshop you will learn how to navigate Canvas, add content, and setup your course.
Monday
Jan. 29, 2018
11 am-Noon Stetson 135
Microsoft Outlook Learn to navigate Outlook, organize emails and save important emails to your computer, create email signatures, manage calendars, share calendars, manage permissions, create calendar events, and invite others to your events. Tuesday
Jan. 30, 2018
10:30 am-Noon Stetson 135
CommonSpot (CMS) Training Learn the fundamentals for website content contributors. In this workshop we will cover how to login to the system, navigate the basic environment, find pages, and update content. Wednesday
Jan. 31, 2018
10 am-11 am Stetson 135
Canvas Getting Started with Canvas
Canvas is Mercer’s Learning Management System (LMS) allowing instructors to deliver curriculum, assess student learning, and to manage the student grades. In this workshop you will learn how to navigate Canvas, add content, and setup your course.
Friday
Feb. 2, 2018
11 am-Noon Stetson 135
Canvas Setting up Your Grades
Learn how to organize your Grade Book and setup assignment groups. Learn how to create weighted columns for your final grades. Manage student grades to allow your students confidently know their current grade in the course.
Tuesday
Feb. 6, 2018
1 pm-2 pm Stetson 135
Microsoft Outlook Learn to navigate Outlook, organize emails and save important emails to your computer, create email signatures, manage calendars, share calendars, manage permissions, create calendar events, and invite others to your events. Wednesday
Feb. 7, 2018
11 am-12:30 pm Stetson 135
WebEx Getting Started with WebEx
WebEx is a video web conferencing tool allowing users to meet virtually. Learn how to schedule meetings, conduct meetings, record meetings, and interact with users during a live WebEx session.
Friday
Feb. 9, 2018
11 am-Noon Stetson 135
Canvas Turnitin in Canvas
Turnitin is a plagiarism deterrent service that integrates with Canvas. Learn how to create a Turnitin assignment and to access feedback.
Friday
Feb. 13, 2018
2:30-3:30 pm Stetson 135
CommonSpot (CMS) Training Learn the fundamentals for website content contributors. In this workshop we will cover how to login to the system, navigate the basic environment, find pages, and update content. Wednesday
Feb. 14, 2018
10 am-11 am Stetson 135
Photoshop Learn the fundamentals of Photoshop and how to edit photos, design graphics, and understand the techniques to get the most out of Photoshop. Thursday
Feb. 15, 2018
11 am-12:30 pm Stetson 135
Microsoft Excel (Beginners) In this hands-on workshop you will learn to navigate the Excel workspace, create workbooks and worksheets, format cells, use formulas, and functions, and create basic charts. Friday
Feb. 16, 2018
1:30-3:00 pm Stetson 135
Canvas Accessibility Checker
Learn what it means to make your course accessible and how to use Canvas' new Accessibility Checker. Learn accessible design to make your course 508 compliant.
Friday
Feb. 22, 2018
2:00-3:00 pm Stetson 135
CommonSpot (CMS) Training Learn the fundamentals for website content contributors. In this workshop we will cover how to login to the system, navigate the basic environment, find pages, and update content. Wednesday
Feb. 28, 2018
10 am-11 am Stetson 135
Canvas Setting up Your Grades
Learn how to organize your Grade Book and setup assignment groups. Learn how to create weighted columns for your final grades. Manage student grades to allow your students confidently know their current grade in the course.
Tuesday
March 13, 2018
2:30-3:30 pm Stetson 135
CommonSpot (CMS) Training Learn the fundamentals for website content contributors. In this workshop we will cover how to login to the system, navigate the basic environment, find pages, and update content. Wednesday
March 14, 2018
10 am-11 am Stetson 135
WebEx Getting Started with WebEx
WebEx is a video web conferencing tool allowing users to meet virtually. Learn how to schedule meetings, conduct meetings, record meetings, and interact with users during a live WebEx session.
Thursday
March 15, 2018
11 am-Noon Stetson 135
Microsoft Excel (Intermediate)
*Prereq - Excel for Beginners
Build upon the skills learned in the beginner class. Take a deeper dive into formulas and functions in Excel to create more complex calculations. Learn about Pivot Tables and other ways to organize data.
Friday
March 16, 2018
11 am-Noon Stetson 135
Canvas Turnitin in Canvas
Turnitin is a plagiarism deterrent service that integrates with Canvas. Learn how to create a Turnitin assignment and to access feedback.
Thursday
March 22, 2018
1:30-2:30 pm Stetson 135
Microsoft Excel (Intermediate)
*Prereq - Excel for Beginners
Build upon the skills learned in the beginner class. Take a deeper dive into formulas and functions in Excel to create more complex calculations. Learn about Pivot Tables and other ways to organize data.
Friday
March 23, 2018
1:00-2:00 pm Stetson 135
Canvas Accessibility Checker
Learn what it means to make your course accessible and how to use Canvas' new Accessibility Checker. Learn accessible design to make your course 508 compliant.
Wednesday
March 28, 2018
2:00-3:00 pm Stetson 135
Photoshop Learn the fundamentals of Photoshop and how to edit photos, design graphics, and understand the techniques to get the most out of Photoshop. Thursday
March 29, 2018
11 am-12:30 pm Stetson 135

 

 

 

 

 

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