2016 Fall – Student Tech Bytes Series

Session Titles and Descriptions are Now Available!

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: August 31, 2016
One-stop-shop to answer your technology questions: Have a question on how to set up your Seton Hall University email on your phone? Interested in learning more about Windows 10? Want to know how to use OneDrive for Business to back up your files? Interested in learning more about Office 365?

Introduction to 3D Printing with TinkerCad
Session Date: September 7, October 26, 2016
Learn the basics of constructing a 3D model with TinkerCad – a free web-based software.  Participants will have the opportunity to submit their 3D models for printing.

Intermediate 3D Printing with 123D Design
Session Date: September 14, November 2, 2016
Introduction to 123D Design from Autodesk – software available as a free download.  Participants will have an opportunity to work on building a 3D model of their own design.

Citation Management
Session Dates: September 21, November 9, 2016
See how Zotero can assist in organizing your citations and bibliographies.  During this session, participants will be able to download and install this free software, import citations from the Seton Hall University Library database, and generate a bibliography in multiple formats (APA, MLA, Chicago, …).

Managing Your Digital Presence: LinkedIn
Session Dates: September 28, 2016
Get the most out of LinkedIn by sharing information via professional connections, groups, and company profiles.  Tips on creating a strong public profile will be shared.

Managing Your Digital Presence: WordPress.com
Session Dates: October 5, 2016
Learn how you can use a free http://myname.wordpress.com site as your own website.  Tips on creating and managing your site will be covered.

Office Mix: PowerPoint Gets Interactive
Session Dates: October 12, November 16, 2016
Combine voice, video, screen recording, and digital ink from within the familiar Microsft PowerPoint application to produce a video.

Microsoft Excel Tips & Tricks
Session Dates: October 19, November 30, 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 7, 2015
This session will provide tips and tricks to managing your files in the Windows 8 and Windows 10 operating systems, 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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