2015 Fall – Student TECH BYTES – Registration Links Available

Session Registration Links Are Now Available!

– Click on the session date below and register for a session today –

Tech Bytes

The Tech Bytes series is comprised of hands-on sessions, focusing on increasing your productivity.  Student Tech Bytes sessions run each Wednesday from 3:30 – 4:30 in the TLTC.  Stop by for 15 minutes, or stay for the entire session.

Session resources will be posted on the SHU Technology Blog:
http://blogs.shu.edu/technology/

 

Session Descriptions:

Technology Open Lab
Session Date: September 2, 2015
Question about Windows 8 or Office365? Looking to set up your @student.shu.edu email on your smartphone? Stop by the Technology Open Lab session to get your questions answered.

3D Printing
Session Date: September 9, October 14, November 18, 2015
3D Printing has arrived at Seton Hall! This session will introduce you to the resources available, including the MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer and free 3D design software (Sketchup, AutoCAD). Participants will have an opportunity to submit their 3D files for printing.

Citation Management
Session Dates: September 16, October 21, December 2, 2015
Starting a research paper? Manage your research and citations with Zotero. Specific topics to be covered include importing citations and generating bibliographies in specified formats such as APA, Chicago, and MLA.

Presentation Tools
Session Dates: September 23, October 28, 2015
Interested in adding audio / video to your presentation?  Want to use something other than PowerPoint?  This session will take a look at the multiple options for creating powerful presentations  – Microsoft PowerPoint, Prezi, Apple Keynote (via iCloud) – and the options available for sharing presentations (SlideShare, SlideRocket, YouTube, Present.Me).

Creating a Screen Recording
Session Dates: September 30, November 4, 2015
Do you want to create a voice-over-PowerPoint presentation or narrated screen recording? This session will cover the basics of creating a video presentation – we will create a video file from a voice-over PowerPoint presentation, and screen recordings with Screenr or Jing.  Methods for sharing presentations (YouTube, Vimeo) will also be covered.

Microsoft Excel Tips & Tricks
Session Dates: October 7, November 11, 2015
Microsoft Excel is an incredibly powerful tool. This session will cover some of the basics of working with an Excel spreadsheet, as well as advanced tips and tricks for manipulating and displaying your data.

File Management / Backing Up Your Data
Session Date: December 9, 2015
This session will provide tips and tricks to managing your files in the Windows 8 environment, and the options available to students on how to back up and restore your data.

Contact us:

Twitter: @SetonHallTech
eMail: training@shu.edu
Phone: 973.275.2621

 

Session Calendar

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