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FEBRUARY 5, 2013

Tuesday
      • 10:00 am – noon
      • Intermediate CommonSpot 6
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • VSPACER
      • Do you want to further enhance the skills learned in the introductory CommonSpot course? Create a basic page from a News story template and a custom page based on a Layout template. Learn how to a upload photo and .PDF files, utilize custom elements on a page, including a Tout with a Call to Action, filtered elements, a textbox with photo and a Hero filmstrip.
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        Type: Training Session
        Host: Office of Information Technology

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      • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
      • Matt Hancox from Gale (Ho)
      • Bender Library Adminstrative Conference Room
      • VSPACER
      • Meeting with Matt Hancox.

        Type: Training Session
        Host: University Library

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      • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
      • Cancelled
      • VSPACER
      • The Introduction to Adobe Photoshop course provides an overview of this professional graphics and image-editing software application. You will learn the basic techniques of graphic manipulation including how to adjust the color of photographs, drawings, and other images, crop and recast the image, create web-ready graphics, use the painting and editing tools, add filters to images, and save ...more

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      • 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
      • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • VSPACER
      • The Introduction to Adobe Photoshop course provides an overview of this professional graphics and image-editing software application. You will learn the basic techniques of graphic manipulation including how to adjust the color of photographs, drawings, and other images, crop and recast the image, create web-ready graphics, use the painting and editing tools, add filters to images, and save ...more

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      • 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • EndNote for PCs and Macs
      • Bender Library Third Floor Classroom
      • VSPACER
      • Learn how to create instant bibliographies while searching online catalogs and databases with this popular citation management software, which interacts with your word processing software to make paper writing and citing easier.

        Note: It is preferable for participants to bring a laptop with EndNote already downloaded. Download directions are here: http://subjectguides.library.american.edu/endnote

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        Host: University Library

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      • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
      • Podcasting 101 (Audacity)
      • Bender Library New Media Center
      • VSPACER
      • Start from scratch and record some audio with an NMC audio recorder. Then learn to import your recordings into Audacity, edit it and export a finished mp3.

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        Host: University Library

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AFTER FEBRUARY 5

      • Wed 02/06/13
        9:00 am – noon
      • Introduction to MS Powerpoint 2010
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • Do you need to add pizazz to your professional presentations and slide shows? Learn how to identify on-screen features; navigate through a presentation; create and edit slides; use Slide Master to format multiple slides at one time; visually enhance slides using Clip Art, Smart Art, and Word Art objects; create organization charts; create and edit graphs; run a slide show; add notes to a slide; ...more

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      • Wed 02/06/13
        noon – 1:00 pm
      • New Media Center Training Session: Final Cut Pro X Bootcamp
      • Bender Library New Media Center
      • A crash course in Final Cut Pro X. Learn how to use the file system, import and edit video. Then learn to use effects, titles and keyframes to add that professional touch. This is a 2 hour course.

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        Host: University Library

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      • Thu 02/07/13
        9:00 am – noon
      • Introduction to MS Excel 2010
      • Anderson OIT Training Lab
      • The Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010 course will demonstrate to users the functionality of a spreadsheet and the ease of use in storing, manipulating, analyzing, and visualizing data. You will learn the basic benefits of working with Excel and how to create and format an Excel worksheet. You will also learn how to navigate the Microsoft Excel 2010 environment, customize the Quick Access ...more

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      • Thu 02/07/13
        10:20 am – 11:35 am
      • SIS 206 Cramer (Becher)
      • Bender Library Third Floor Classroom
      • Information Literacy Session for Professor Cramer's SIS 206 class.

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        Host: University Library

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      • Thu 02/07/13
        11:00 am – 12:15 pm
      • MSOD Orientation
      • Bender Library Graduate Research Center Classroom
      • New students in the MSOD program will learn about library resources

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        Host: University Library

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