Training Opportunities

To sign up for a class, email growwithmu@marquette.edu or call (414) 288-7305. For more information on classes, visit the Grow with Marquette website.

Introduction to iPad
Introduction to Samsung Galaxy Tablet
Introduction to Microsoft Surface Pro
Qualtrics 101 – Introduction to Qualtrics Online Survey Software
Using a SharePoint Site
Skype for Business Essentials
Getting Started as a SharePoint Site Owner
Ask a Tech
Skype for Business: Online Meetings and Video
Snapchat
Making Infographics Using Excel
Qualtrics - Advanced Features
Making Infographics Using PowerPoint
Creating Accessible PDFs
What's New in Windows 10
Online Tools for Photos and Videos
What’s New in Office 2016
OneNote Essentials
Customized Training

Talking Tablets

Learn the essentials of your tablet, including general setup and usage, app settings, hardware features and optional accessories.
Three sessions:
Introduction to iPad
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Introduction to Samsung Galaxy Tablet
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Introduction to Microsoft Surface Pro
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

Qualtrics 101 – Introduction to Qualtrics Online Survey Software

Qualtrics online survey software is available to all faculty, staff and students. Learn to create, edit, distribute and generate reports for online surveys and explore options and features to help you build a better survey. No previous knowledge of Qualtrics is necessary.
Presented by: Laura MacBride and Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 / 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Using a SharePoint Site

Learn how to explore your team’s SharePoint site. Upload and edit documents in the document library and stay informed about changes.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Friday, October 7, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Skype for Business Essentials

Learn to use Skype for Business to make and transfer calls, forward all calls and access your voicemail. View the availability of others, send instant messages and turn an instant message into a call. Share your desktop remotely with others. Invite others to join a current conversation or set up a conference in advance.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Getting Started as a SharePoint Site Owner

Design and manage a team site. Share documents with Marquette users and make a sub-site that only a select group of the users can access.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Thursday, October 13, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Ask a Tech
IT Services will have one or more techs available to answer any questions individuals may have and will do what they can to help.
Friday, October 14, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Friday, December 2, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Presented by: Terrance Slaughter, IT Services

Skype for Business: Online Meetings and Video

Set up audio and video conferences to streamline communications and share information. Make presentations and use the whiteboard, polls and Q&A, and record meetings for later viewing.
Presented by: Dan Smith, IT Services
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Snapchat

Snapchat is an online image messaging tool for sharing pictures and short videos that has grown so dramatically and has become the key platform for engaging Millennials and Gen Z. Explore the Snapchat culture and develop skills to use on your own Snapchat accounts.
Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
Friday, October 28, 2016 / 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Making Infographics Using Excel

Excel offers recommended charts that help users visualize data. Find one that is just right for your information, including new chart types like Treemap and Sunburst. Modify and format a spreadsheet or a chart to draw attention to certain key elements. Explore the use of infographics prior to the workshop at http://go.mu.edu/infographics-menck
Presented by: Linda Menck, Diederich College of Communication and Pam Lewis, IT Services
Friday, October 28, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Qualtrics - Advanced Features

Learn advanced features to improve your respondents’ survey-taking experience and to help you collect better survey data, such as advanced question randomization, question loop and merge, using quotas, working with embedded data, and more. Requires some experience using Qualtrics.
Presented by: Laura MacBride and Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 / 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Making Infographics Using PowerPoint

Use the visual tools in PowerPoint to present complex data in a simple and direct way. Design your image with attention to layout, font and color. Visit http://go.mu.edu/infographics-menck to learn more.
Presented by: Linda Menck, Diederich College of Communication and Pam Lewis, IT Services
Friday, November 11, 2016 / 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Creating Accessible PDFs

Find out what makes a document accessible. Start with an accessible Word document. Save it as a PDF. Use Adobe Acrobat DC to check the document and improve its accessibility.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

What's New in Windows 10

Explore Settings, the Start menu, Metro view, and the new browser. Search using File Explorer and learn some useful keyboard shortcuts.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Friday, November 18, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Online Tools for Photos and Videos

Generate creative social media content by always collecting ideas, photos and video clips. Explore tools for organizing and editing this content, including Evernote, Google Photos, Canvas, Pablo, Animoto and Magisto.
Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

What’s New in Office 2016

Explore the new features and tools in the latest version of Microsoft Office including the Tell me assistant, Smart lookup, new send as options and file encryption.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Friday, December 9, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

OneNote Essentials

Take notes, prepare for meetings, do research and collaborate with others using OneNote.
Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 / 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Customized Training
Do you have a need for technology training in your department? Contact the IT Services Help Desk at helpdesk@marquette.edu to let us know what you need help with. We will work with you to customize training to meet your needs.

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