University Technology supports technology use at Drew by offering training workshops for the Drew Community. Workshops are held on a variety of topics ranging from Google Drive, Mail and Calendar to Moodle and Banner Financial. Workshops are announced by email to the appropriate audiences and through University Technology Twitter and Facebook. When open lab training sessions or workshops are scheduled, they will be posted on this page.

Please register for the workshop(s) you are interested in here.

The following workshops will be held in BC 1.

Google Mail

August 11, 2014 at 10 am and 2 pm

Audience: Faculty, Staff and Students who are new to Drew and have never used Google, as well as those who want a refresher.

After this workshop, users will be able to:

  1. Navigate Google Apps

  2. Use basic Gmail functions

    1. compose and send a message

    2. create and apply labels

    3. set vacation responder

    4. search mail

    5. create a signature

    6. email a course

Google Calendar

August 12, 2014 at 10 am and 2 pm

Audience: Faculty, Staff and Students interested in learning about Google Calendar to collaborate and share documents with other users.

After this workshop, users will be able to:

  1. Use basic Calendar functions

    1. Add events (3 ways)

    2. Invite guests and find available dates/times

    3. Add new calendars

    4. Turn Calendars on and off

    5. Give someone access to your calendar

Google Drive

August 13 at 10 am and 2 pm

AudienceAudience: Faculty, Staff and Students interested in learning about Google Calendar to collaborate and share documents with other users.

After this workshop, users will be able to:

    1. Differentiate between My Drive and Shared with Me

    2. Create a new Google Doc

      1. Sharing and permissions

      2. collaborating

    3. Upload other types of files

    4. Differentiate between Google and Microsoft files

    5. Convert files to Google Docs

    6. Download as (Microsoft Word, pdf, etc.)

Google Open Hours, August 14th
Location: TBA

Google Sites 10am-12pm

For Faculty/Staff interested in creating a personal website on Google Sites. (Registration not needed)

All Google 1pm-3pm

Come by to ask any other questions you have about the Google Apps! (Registration not needed)

 

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