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.

Creating Accessible Documents
What makes a document accessible? Start by making an accessible Word, Excel or PowerPoint document. Save it as a PDF. Use Acrobat DC to check the document accessibility and do touch up.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Friday, June 9, 2017 / 9:30 a.m. - noon
Monday, August 21, 2017 / 9:30 a.m. - noon

Excel Essentials
Review the basics: format cells, insert and move data and change layout, view and print options. Analyze your data in a few steps using Quick Analysis - add charts or spark lines, find averages and totals, and insert a table to sort and filter data. Use Autofill and Flash Fill to enter a lot of repetitive information quickly.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Monday, June 12, 2017 / 10 - 11:30 a.m.

MyDocs is Moving to OneDrive
Learn more about accessing and sharing your PC documents from the Office 365 cloud using OneDrive for Business.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 / 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Monday, August 7, 2017 / 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 / 1 - 2:30 p.m.

Office 365 and Collaboration
Microsoft offers new ways to collaborate in addition to SharePoint. Office 365 Teams offer a hub for document sharing and real-time persistent chats that are kept for the whole team. Use Office 365 Groups to collaborate with others using Shared Inbox, Calendar, SharePoint Document Library, Shared OneNote Notebook, SharePoint Team Site and Planner.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 / 1 - 3 p.m.

Make Infographics with PowerPoint 2016
Use the visual tools in PowerPoint to present complex data in a simple and direct way. Design infographics with attention to layout, font and color. Insert photos, clip art and smart art. Add animation and transitions. Use the presenter tools.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 / 1 - 3 p.m.

Talking Tablets
Learn the essentials of your tablet, including general setup and usage, app settings, hardware features and optional accessories.

Presented by: John Mohammad, IT Services

• Intro to iPad:

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 / 10 - 11 a.m.

• Intro to Galaxy Tab:
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 / 10 - 11 a.m.

• Intro to Surface Pro:

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 / 10 - 11 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
Thursday, June 29, 2017 / 10 - 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
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 / 10 - 11:30 a.m.

SharePoint Online for Site Owners
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. Change how users view your site and explore SharePoint Lists, document versions, and setting alerts for changes.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 / 1 - 3 p.m.

Skype Essentials
Learn to use Skype for Business to make audio and video calls, transfer calls and access your voicemail. View the availability of others, chat with 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, July 25, 2017 / 1 - 2:30 p.m.

LinkedIn
Use this social network to exchange information, share your ideas and to maintain a professional identity online. Find experts and opportunities to grow in your career and connect with other professionals using groups.

Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
Thursday, July 27, 2017 / 10 - 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
Friday, August 4, 2017 / 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Interactive Reports for Institutional Data and Information
Learn how to access, navigate and use reports efficiently and effectively.

Presented by: Alexandra Riley and Crystal Lendved, Office of Institutional Research and Analysis
Thursday, August 10, 2017 / 10 - 11:30 a.m.

What’s New in Office 365 Pro Plus (Microsoft Office Suite)
Access all your documents from the portal and use the online Apps or open with the Desktop App. Explore new features in Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, including Tell me assistant, sharing files, restoring previous versions of a file, and real-time co-authoring.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services

Thursday, August 10, 2017 / 1 - 2:30 p.m.

Excel: Introduction to Tables and Pivot Tables
Use tables to sort and filter data and insert slicers. Make a Pivot table to explore, summarize, analyze, and present your data.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 / 10 - 11:30 a.m.

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
Thursday, August 17, 2017 /10 - 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
Thursday, August 24, 2017 / 10 - 11:30 a.m.

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