Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Pro environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Monday, September 21, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Zoom

Zoom Workshop "Illustrator: Logotype Design"

Participants will learn how to create a very basic logotype for the DMC. The characters of the logotype will be made from scratch using Illustrator's tools.


Monday, September 21, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Meetup for Tips and Tricks of Using Zoom

Zoom has become an essential tool for us to participate in meetings, classes, and all sorts of collaborative work while we work remotely. Are you still looking for a solution to a Zoom problem? Do you have a tip or trick that you wanted to share with your colleagues?


Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop "Create a Web Site Using CampusPress"

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


Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: Introduction to iMovie

This class will cover the basics of editing videos in iMovie, with a specific focus on preparing videos for online teaching applications. Topics covered include cutting clips, transitions, and basic audio editing.


Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop “Tableau Public I: Introduction”

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning data visualization tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data.


Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop: Introduction to 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, September 23, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fondren Library Basement B43A (Collaboration Space)

Introduction to GIS (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Pro environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcGIS Pro to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Zoom

ORION Virtual Machines - Private Cloud for Research

Join the Center for Research Computing for a webinar demonstrating the use of Rice's ORION Private Research Cloud. Topics covered will include:


Friday, September 25, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Zoom. Zoom meeting ID and password will be emailed to you a day before the workshop if you sign up.

Zoom Workshop "Introduction to Blender 2.9: Creating a 3D model 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.


Monday, September 28, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Collaboration Space, Fondren Library Basement B43A