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Blackboard Editing and Revising Excel and Data Analysis
Faculty-Requested Session Get to the Point! Google
iMovie iPhoto and iMovie Library at Lunchtime
Photoshop Planning Your Semester Poster Design
PowerPoint PowerPoint and Prezi Reading Strategies
Reducing Nervousness Refworks Social Media
Tech Speak Writing a Research Paper Zotero
Zotero
From Assignments to References
Representatives of Penn Libraries, Critical Writing Program, Weingarten Learning Resources Center (VPUL) and Communication within the Curriculum (CWiC) will lead workshops to assist undergraduates with their research, writing, presentation and organizational needs.

The Editing and Revising Process (Writing Center)
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 11/23/2011

Excel and Data Analysis
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 9/14/2011

Get to the Point! Effective Use of PowerPoint (CWIC)
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 11/2/2011

Planning Your Semester (Weingarten LRC)
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 8/31/2011

Poster Design
Wednesday, December 07, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 11/23/2011

PowerPoint and Prezi
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 10/5/2011

Staying on Top of Your Reading (Weingarten LRC)
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 9/28/2011

Speak with Confidence! Controlling Nervousness (CWIC)
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 10/12/2011

Writing a Research Paper (Writing Center)
Wednesday, November 02, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 10/19/2011

Zotero
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 , 5 PM to 6 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 10/26/2011

Blackboard

Basics
Tuesday, September 06, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Goldstein Lab
Monday, September 12, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Rm 129
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 , 1 PM to 2:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Monday, September 19, 2011 , 2 PM to 2:30 PM Rm 129
Thursday, September 22, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Rm 129
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Rm 129
Monday, October 03, 2011 , 1 PM to 2:30 PM Rm 129
Thursday, October 13, 2011 , 1 PM to 2:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Goldstein Lab
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Goldstein Lab
Tuesday, December 06, 2011 , 1 PM to 2:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Thursday, December 08, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Rm 129
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Rm 129
Wednesday, December 21, 2011 , 1 PM to 2:30 PM Rm 129
Faculty-requested Session
Private Session for a faculty member

Excel Tutorial
Monday, September 19, 2011 , 2 PM to 4 PM Other
Registration opens on 9/5/2011

Google
Google is changing the way people find and use information.

Google Sites
Thursday, September 15, 2011 , 10:30 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Friday, September 23, 2011 , 11 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 , 10 AM to 11 AM Seminar Room
Thursday, November 24, 2011 , 11 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 9/1/2011

iMovie
This class will provide an hands-on introduction to using Apple's iMovie software, which is available for Penn students, faculty, and staff in the Vitale Digital Media Lab. You will learn how to capture video from a DVD, VHS tape, or from your own video camera. You will learn to organize or delete video clips, add a new soundtrack, add subtitles, and create special effects.

imovie
( Web Resource )
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 , 10:30 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Friday, October 21, 2011 , 1:30 PM to 3 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 9/7/2011

Technically Speaking
Designed for beginners, this workshop explores the basic capabilities of two popular Mac programs. iPhoto lets you take photos easily and make photo directories. iMovie lets you edit video from the web or from your camcorder. Both are designed for novice users. Participants will learn how to create slideshow and movies for the web or Blackboard, DVDs, and PowerPoint presentations that will play on PCs. Presented by Ed Dixon.Restricted to instructors, faculty and librarians.

WordPress
Wednesday, September 07, 2011 , 1:30 PM to 3 PM Seminar Room
Thursday, September 15, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Library Exploration
This series highights ways to use library resources easily and efficiently.

Census Data with the New American FactFinder
Thursday, September 29, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 , 1 PM to 2:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Goldstein Lab
Registration opens on 9/15/2011

PhotoShop
This professional image-editing software assists with online and print publications.

basics
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 , 10 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 , 10 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Wednesday, November 02, 2011 , 10 AM to 12 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 8/31/2011

PowerPoint
PowerPoint is a highly popular, often misused presentation software.

Animations
Monday, September 19, 2011 , 10 AM to 10:30 AM Seminar Room
Friday, September 23, 2011 , 11 AM to 11:30 AM Seminar Room
Friday, October 21, 2011 , 10 AM to 10:30 AM Seminar Room
Monday, October 24, 2011 , 10 AM to 10:30 AM Seminar Room
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 , 1 PM to 1:30 PM Seminar Room
Friday, November 18, 2011 , 10 AM to 10:30 AM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 9/5/2011

Refworks
Learn the basics of how to create your own personal bibliographic citation database using this web-based bibliographic management tool. The workshop will focus on how to create a personal database online, import references automatically from databases and library catalogs, organize and annotate references, format references and bibliographies in Microsoft Word documents and more. NOTE: RefWorks is freely available to all current Penn students, faculty, and staff.

refworks
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Goldstein Lab
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 , 5 PM to 6:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Registration opens on 9/6/2011

Technically Speaking
This series showcases new technologies. Vendor presentations may include sales-related content.

Social Media 101
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 8/31/2011

Social Media 101
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Seminar Room
Monday, November 14, 2011 , 10 AM to 11:30 AM Seminar Room
Registration opens on 9/28/2011

Zotero
Zotero is a great way to organize your online resources, bibliographies, blog posts and PDFs. Keep track of what you have found, and find it again easily.

zotero
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Friday, October 21, 2011 , 2 PM to 3:30 PM Goldstein Lab
Registration opens on 9/14/2011

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