Workshops

Emerson IT regularly hosts computing and software workshops open to all current students, faculty, and staff.

Software workshops are held in computer labs, so all you have to bring is yourself!

Spring 2016 Workshops

Taking Control of Your Inbox

envelope iconOverwhelmed by email? This hands-on workshop will go over tips and techniques, including rules and filters, to organize your inbox and keep it that way!

Experience Level: Beginner. Must be comfortable using a computer.

  • Friday, February 12, 2–3pm in Walker 418 (ATL)
  • Thursday, March 17, 6–7pm in Walker 418 (ATL)

Getting the Most Out of Evernote

evernote iconEvernote is a powerful organization tool—if you know how to use it! This workshop will get you past the "OK, I've installed it. Now what?" phase and onto wondering how you ever lived without it.

Experience Level: Beginner. Must be comfortable using a computer or mobile device.

  • Friday, February 26, 2–3pm in Walker 418 (ATL)

Intro to Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop iconNot enough cats in your vacation photos? Photoshop them in! Learn how to manipulate pictures using the industry standard, Adobe Photoshop.

Experience Level: Beginner. Must be comfortable using a computer.

  • Friday, February 26, 3–4:30pm in Walker 418 (ATL)
  • Tuesday, March 15, 4:30–6pm in Ansin 112 (3DL)
  • Thursday, March 24, 10–11:30am in Ansin 312 (WPL)

Intro to InDesign

Adobe InDesign iconIf you would like to lay out a magazine, a poster, a pamphlet, or even a book, this workshop will get you started. This hands-on session will cover basic print layout and design using Adobe InDesign.

Experience Level: Beginner. Must be comfortable using a computer.

  • Friday, February 19, 3–4:30pm in Walker 418 (ATL)
  • Monday, February 22, 6–7:30pm in Walker 634 (CML1)
  • Thursday, March 31, 4–5:30pm in Ansin 112 (3DL)

Intro to Apple Keynote

Apple Keynote iconLearn to make fresh, compelling presentations easily with Apple's eye-catching slideshow software.

Experience Level: Beginner.

  • Thursday, February 18, 2–3pm in Walker 418 (ATL)
  • Wednesday, March 23, 11am–12pm in Ansin 112 (3DL)

Web Design with Adobe Muse

Adobe Muse iconLearn how to plan and design a website with Muse, Adobe's WYSIWYG editor.

Experience Level: Beginner. Must be comfortable using a computer.

  • Thursday, February 25, 6–7:30pm in Walker 418 (ATL)
  • Wednesday, March 30, 6–7:30pm in Ansin 112 (3DL)

Intro to Premiere Pro

Adobe Premiere Pro iconProfessional video editing isn’t just for FCP and Avid: Adobe’s Premiere Pro is used in industry projects from David Fincher films to SNL’s digital shorts. Get started editing with Premiere Pro in our workshop.

Experience Level: Beginner–Intermediate. Must be comfortable using a computer. Some knowledge of video editing a plus.

  • Thursday, February 18, 4:30–6pm in Ansin 112 (3DL)
  • Tuesday, March 29, 5–6:30pm in Ansin 112 (3DL)