Classes & Events

Event/Description Date/Time/Location

Introduction to Tableau 

Tableau is a fast rising and award-winning visualization software tool in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics Platforms.  It helps people see and understand data. In this short course, we will cover the following topics:

• What is Tableau?

• What can Tableau do?


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Fondren Library Basement Collaboration Space, B43A

Sociology Speaker Series

Please Sociology Department website for more information:

http://sociology.rice.edu/


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X

This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to the latest version of Final Cut Pro X. The training will cover key concepts and functions of the Final Cut Pro X application. The topics to be covered are:


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Digital Media Commons Multipurpose Room, Fondren Library Basement B42F

Introduction to GIS (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS for Desktop 10 environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcMap to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

Creating a whiteboard animation video

Need to finish a class video assignment on a topic of “how something works”? Want to explain a procedure at work? Come to this workshop to learn different ways of creating a whiteboard animation video.


Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
DMC Multipurpose Room, B42F

Create a Web Site Using CampusPress

Learn how to use Rice University's new Campus Press platform. 


Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library Collaboration Space B43A

Excel 101

 Introduction to using spreadsheets for beginners or a refresher for the sometime user. Covers basic features and options of Microsoft Excel, including how to organize and navigate tabular data, creating and using simple formulas, formatting worksheets and other helpful tips.


Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Fondren Collaboration Space B43A

Introduction to GIS Data Management (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS Desktop 10 environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcMap to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A

School of Humanities and Office of Admission Information Sessions

Sponsored by the School of Humanities


Friday, September 22, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library 3rd Floor

Introduction to GIS (Individual Course)

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) enable users to visualize and analyze spatial information in a dynamic digital environment. This short course will introduce students to general GIS concepts and applications. Participants will become familiar with the ArcGIS for Desktop 10 environment and will gain hands-on experience using ArcMap to create a GIS project utilizing a variety of data layers.


Friday, September 22, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Fondren Library B43A