Training workshops are one of the ways in which ITUS supports technology use at Drew. Workshops are held on a variety of topics ranging from Google Drive, Mail and Calendar to Moodle and Microsoft Office. Workshops are announced by email and/or the Drew Today to the appropriate audiences and through University Technology Twitter and Facebook. When open lab training sessions or workshops are scheduled, they will also be posted on this page.

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Workshop Schedule

All in-person workshops are held in the Library/UT Classroom in the Academic Commons (main floor of the Library).

Occasionally, we offer webinars. These will be held at Please see the calendar appointment for more information.

There is no need to register – we simply hope you will join us if you are available!

Fall 2018 Workshops

Formatting in Word: A Few Basic Tips and Tricks

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

Tips and tricks for effective formatting in Microsoft Word

Please join us for a dip into the basic and hidden features of Microsoft Word. Learn about section breaks, image options, and time-saving styles.

The Paperless Classroom – Google Docs/Drive

Thursday, September 27, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

Join others from the University in the Forest taking a look at how to use handouts and assignments that do not require paper, using instead Google Drive.

G Suite Basics – Calendar, Drive and Email

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

Come learn more about using some of the essential apps in the G Suite: calendar, Drive, and email.

Zoom Basics

Wednesday, October 10 @ 2:00 PM

Join us to learn more about scheduling Zoom meetings, as well as for tips to run a successful web conference.

Simple Assessment with Google Forms

Thursday, October 18, 2018 @ 10:30 AM

Google Forms is an innovative tool that can be used many ways in the classroom. Gathering information from students, assessing student understanding and gathering data are the most popular ways Forms can be used in the classroom. In this workshop, faculty will learn all the basic technical skills needed to implement this tool to enhance their course curriculum.

Excel Basics

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 @ 3:30 PM

Please join us for a look at the formulas, cell references, auto fill, sort and filter, and freeze panes features of Microsoft Excel.

If you can’t make the above workshops, or have a question after reviewing online materials, please make an appointment for an individual session by calling the UT Service Center at (973) 408-4357 (or by dialing HELP from your Drew phone).