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Pivot Tables in Excel 2013

What's Changing in the New SharePoint 2013 (for site users and owners)
Word 2013 Merge for Email or Personalized Letters, Labels and Envelopes
Introduction to Microsoft OneNote 2013 Basics
Outlook 2013 Mail and Calendar
Pinterest
Switching to SharePoint 2013 for Site Users
Switching to SharePoint 2013 for Site Owners
What's New in Windows 8
Staying Safe on Social Networking Sites
Make a Form Using Microsoft Word
Lync 2013 - Beyond the Basics
Social Media Analytics
Excel 2013 Charts
Make Your PowerPoint Slideshow Dynamic and Interactive
Excel 2013 Basics
Edit a Department Web Page Using Adobe Contribute
Use Excel 2013 to Sort, Search, and Update Records in a Large Data List
Content Management and Quality Assurance of Web Pages
SharePoint for Site Users: Step-by-Step
SharePoint for Site Administrators

Pivot Tables in Excel 2013
Extract meaningful information from large lists of data. See the "big picture" by analyzing data, and controlling how Excel summarizes the data. Use it to sort, count totals and give averages.

Presented by: Greg Nelson, IT Services
June 10, 2014

What's changing in the new SharePoint 2013
(For Site Users and Owners)
Preview the new SharePoint 2013 interface that makes it easier for site users to upload, edit on mobile devices, share, download, and delete files. Explore new ways to navigate and find the features you used in new places, including Site Contents, the Recycle Bin and Permissions and Site Settings. Keep track of your sites, libraries and documents, and follow people. Administrators, manage a site easier – add content, logos and themes, manage permissions and customize navigation.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
June 11, June 19, 2014

Word 2013 merge for email or personalized letters, labels, and envelopes
Set up a mail merge using a list of data in Excel, Word, or Outlook Contacts. Send a document to many people via email and personalize parts of the message. Explore the use of a merge to create mailing labels and envelopes.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
June 13, 2014

Introduction to Microsoft OneNote 2013 Basics
Replace your paper notebook with a digital one. Now free on Mac desktops, use OneNote to take notes, and capture ideas and information. Unlike on paper, you can move or delete pictures or text, and you can drag in files or web content. Then, search, organize and share your notes with other users.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
June 17, 2014

Outlook 2013 Mail and Calendar
Explore the new features of Outlook 2013. Respond faster and manage your mail and calendar. Search your mail and customize your view. Give other users access to your calendar or use a calendar or mail folder that you have permission to view. Use OneNote to make a meeting workspace to share meeting notes with your team on SharePoint. Collaborate with SharePoint calendars that you connect to Outlook for viewing and updating.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
June 24, 2014

Pinterest
Pinterest is the third most popular social networking site in the United States. It lets you create a virtual pin board to organize and share things you find on the web or images you pin to your profile. You can browse pin boards created by other people to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests.

Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
June 25, 2014

Switching to SharePoint 2013 for Site Users
Explore hands-on how navigation has changed and use new ways to upload, create, share, delete and restore documents. Edit documents using Office web apps from any mobile device. Track sites, libraries and documents. Follow people and set updates for sharing your activities in your profile. Learn about Newsfeed, OneDrive for Business, Sites, your own site and what you can use in place of a meeting workspace.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
July 1, July 9, July 15, July 17, August 4, August 15
, 2014

Switching to SharePoint 2013 for Site Owners
Explore hands-on how where to find Site Settings and new ways to create subsites and manage permissions. Improve navigation on your site - edit the SharePoint site landing page, add links and rearrange apps, add a library, calendar or contacts. What are apps and how to add them. Customize your site, changing the look and editing the columns in a document library. Generate alerts for other users and access the site collection recycle bin.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
July 1, July 9, July 15, July 17, August 4, August 15, 2014

What's New in Windows 8
The upgrade to Windows 8 presents a new interface, removing the Start menu. Get some help figuring out the features and learn where items you were familiar with in an older version of Windows are located. Explore the touchscreen interface for use on a tablet PC and the Applications that are available for Windows 8.

Presented by: IT Services
July 7, 2014

Staying Safe on Social Networking Sites
Learn the dos and don’ts of safe computing. Identify the risks of sharing data and personal information. Take steps to limit your audience, protect your privacy, and avoid being victimized by the myriad of online threats. Use third-party applications appropriately and take steps to minimize threats and protect your computer and operating system.

Presented by: Justin Webb, IT Services
July 11, 2014

Make a Form Using Microsoft Word
Change a form that users previously printed and filled out to one that users fill out on their computer, then save a copy and email back to you. Restrict editing of the document, allowing users to edit only text fields, check boxes and drop-down lists.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
July 15, 2014

Lync 2013 - Beyond the Basics
Set up an online meeting and share your desktop, or a program, including PowerPoint. Add users to an IM, or add audio. Start or join a video call, video meeting, or a conference call.

Presented by: IT Services
July 21, 2014

Social Media Analytics
Social media provides a marketing tool to engage users and share information. Use and interpret metrics to gauge the impact of using social media sites like Twitter, FaceBook, Google, Instagram and blogs. Capitalize on the data generated on these sites to get detailed performance reports and extract meaning from the data collected.

Presented by: Tim Cigelske, Office of Marketing and Communication
July 25, 2014

Excel 2013 Charts
Create new charts, add titles, relocate the legend, add data labels, rescale the axis and format colors, font etc. Update the chart data and export the chart.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
July 29, 2014

Make Your PowerPoint Slideshow Dynamic and Interactive
Fine-tune a presentation you have made. Add a theme for speed and consistency, and organize slides by dragging and dropping them or moving them into sections. Quickly and easily insert online images, photos or saved images and insert shapes and Smart Art. Set it up so the slides advance automatically and the slides are narrated.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
August 1
, 2014

Excel 2013 Basics
Start a new spreadsheet from scratch. Use Quick Analysis and Flash Fill to improve efficiency and format numbers. Freeze panes so your headings stay visible while you scroll, and explore print options.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
August 5, 2014

Edit a Department Web Page Using Adobe Contribute
Receive hands-on training on Adobe Contribute for formatting, editing and publishing a Marquette web page.

Presented by: Jeremy Saperstein, IT Services
August 7, 2014

Use Excel 2013 to Sort, Search, and Update Records in a Large Data List
Update and search an existing large data list. Use tables, filters, forms, Find and Replace and Vlookup. Combine data from 2 separate worksheets that have a field in common. Check for updated records in a corresponding list and use a formula to keep old entries if there is no new replacement.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
August 21, 2014

Content Management and Quality Assurance of Web Pages
This class is for people who manage department web pages. Learn about content management and quality assurance.

Presented by: Jan Harwig, Office of Marketing and Communication
August 14, 2014

SharePoint for Site Users: Step-by-Step
Use a shared document library to collaborate. Upload documents, edit and save changes. Set alerts and send links to other users. Open a document library with Windows Explorer to move, copy or delete files. Link to a shared folder from your desktop or in My Documents and open files using Office Web Apps. Use a shared calendar or a contact list and connect it to Outlook.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
September 9
, 2014

SharePoint for Site Administrators
Pre-requisite: SharePoint for site users or experience using SharePoint)

This hands-on class is for the administrators of a department SharePoint site. Create new sites or sub sites, a library, calendar or contacts, and manage permissions. Organize a document library with added columns, folders and versioning. Make your site easy to navigate by adding, removing and editing Web Parts.

Presented by: Pam Lewis, IT Services
September 12, 2014

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