Technology Support Workshops

Atkins Technology Support Desk staff will offer a number of workshops on various topics through the Spring semester:

*All Workshops Will Be Conducted in Atkins 273

  • Introduction to 3D Printing

  • Dates:

    • 2/14/17 @ 10am

    • 3/29/17 @ 1pm

    • 5/17/17 @ 2pm

    • 7/19/17 @ 2pm

  • Description:

    • Join us for an introduction to 3D printing. This workshop will include an overview of 3D printing hardware, software, and services. This workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to observe how to locate and design 3D models. Participants will also learn how to submit a print request to the Technology Support Desk.
       

  • Introduction to Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Dates:

    • 2/23/17 @ 9am

    • 4/12/17 @ 1pm

    • 6/14/17 @ 10am

  • Description:

    • Join us for an introduction to Adobe Creative Cloud. This introductory workshop offers a glimpse of Adobe Creative Cloud and the suite of programs included in our license. Participants will be guided through initial setup and log-on process. A basic overview of the available programs and their uses will also be covered in this workshop.
       

  • 3D Model Design Using TinkerCad

  • Dates:

    • 4/6/17 @ 2pm

    • 6/8/17 @ 9am

    • 7/25/17 @ 10am

  • Description:

    • Join us for a brief tutorial on how to create your own 3D models using a free, web-based application called TinkerCad.  This workshop will discuss the basic tools available and provide a walkthrough of the design process.  Participants will also learn how to convert images into 3D models.
       

  • Adobe Spark:  Add a “Spark” to Your Visual Presentations

  • Dates:

    • 3/2/17 @ 1pm

    • 4/18/17 @ 9am

    • 6/20/17 @  2pm

  • Description:

    • Join us for a glimpse into the world of Adobe Spark.  This workshop will provide an overview of Adobe Spark and the differences between a Spark Post, Spark Page, and Spark Video.  Participants will have an opportunity to create a project of their own so come prepared with a topic and any images or media you wish to incorporate.
       

  • Hands On With Adobe Photoshop

  • Dates:

    • 3/14/17 @ 9am

    • 5/2/17 @ 1pm

    • 7/13/17 @ 10am

  • Description:

    • Join us for a hands-on introduction to Adobe Photoshop.  This workshop will provide a general overview of Photoshop and it’s functionality.  Participants will also have the opportunity to participate in hands-on activities to become better acquainted with the application.  
       

  • Vinyl Cutting Basics

  • Dates:

    • TBD

  • Description:

    • Join us for an introduction to the Roland GS-24 vinyl cutter.  This workshop will provide an overview of the machine setup, functionality, and the Roland CutStudio software.