Information Services offers various opportunities for professional development for faculty, staff, and students throughout the year. Please see below for current options, including schedule and registration information.

Please let us know if you'd like to arrange for any customized group instruction or individual mentoring.

Technical Training Sessions, Summer 2017

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Date Time Workshop Title and Description Registration
Tue, May 23 10:00 AM to Noon Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
 
Tue, May 23 Noon Microsoft Excel Functions
Functions are simply pre-defined formulas that produce calculated results in a cell, based on variables (or arguments) that are passed to them. Come and learn how to work with these in depth, and gain some exposure to the breadth of functionality they provide. This session will include relative, absolute, and named cell references.
 
Tue, May 23 1:00 to 3:00 PM Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
 
Wed, May 24 10:00 AM to Noon Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
 
Wed, May 24 Noon OWU BishopApps (G Suite for Education) Productivity
Create, share, and edit files in real-time, keeping everyone on the same page. Then that page is automatically stored in the Cloud, and consistently available on any computer, tablet, or phone. Learn specific tips for teamwork and collaboration.
 
Wed, May 24 1:00 to 3:00 PM Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
 
Tue, May 30 10:00 AM to Noon Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
 
Tue, May 30 Noon Microsoft Publisher, Intro and Beyond
Learn to do your own desktop publishing with this app that emphasizes page layout and design, rather than text composition. This session will go over building blocks and templates.
 
Tue, May 30 1:00 to 3:00 PM Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
 
Wed, May 31 Noon BigTree CMS, Intermediate to Advanced
Learn your way around the content management system that our www.OWU.edu website is built on, including how to update and improve your department or program's pages. Page templates and full-width components will be covered.
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Wed, May 31 1:00 to 3:00 PM Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
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Thur, June 1 Noon Poll Everywhere
Get live, interactive audience participation the next time you present. Learn to use this clicker-free response system in the classroom or meeting room to deliver big impact. This session will cover preparation, managing responses, and reporting.
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Thur, June 1 1:00 to 3:00 PM Open Session
Whatever you'd like to learn about, we'll help you get to know it better, using online video tutorials, help documentation, and a knowledgeable guide available on the side. Please let us know, in advance, that you'd like to come, and what topics you'd like to learn more of.
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All sessions, unless otherwise noted, will be led by Instructional Technologist, David Soliday, in Corns 109. Noon workshops include lunch for all those who register by at least two days before the event. Information Services also provides customized group instruction and individual mentoring upon request.

Semester Workshops Poster

We'll prepare another poster in the fall. Please check back then.

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Location

Information Services Help Desk
R.W. Corns Building
61 S. Sandusky St.
Delaware, Ohio 43015

David Soliday
x3130
P 740-368-3120
F 740-368-3272
E helpdesk@owu.edu

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M-F   8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours:
M-F:   8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.