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Past Events: 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:30pm
Join representatives from Cornell Information Technology for questions and feedback on Cornell University’s new interim Web Accessibility Standards Policy 5.12. This policy is being issued in interim form to allow for completion of the final steps of the university’s formal policy process, which includes final stakeholder review to incorporate feedback. If interested in attending please register for the event. This policy has been developed as a result of recent resolutions by the University Assemblies and the resulting Web Accessibility Working Group established by President Pollack. An...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:30pm
Join representatives from Cornell Information Technology for questions and feedback on Cornell University’s new interim Web Accessibility Standards Policy 5.12. This policy is being issued in interim form to allow for completion of the final steps of the university’s formal policy process, which includes final stakeholder review to incorporate feedback. If interested in attending please register for the event. This policy has been developed as a result of recent resolutions by the University Assemblies and the resulting Web Accessibility Working Group established by President Pollack. An...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 9:30am
Join representatives from Cornell Information Technology for questions and feedback on Cornell University’s new interim Web Accessibility Standards Policy 5.12. This policy is being issued in interim form to allow for completion of the final steps of the university’s formal policy process, which includes final stakeholder review to incorporate feedback. If interested in attending please register for the event. This policy has been developed as a result of recent resolutions by the University Assemblies and the resulting Web Accessibility Working Group established by President Pollack. An...
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 11:30am
Join Cornell University Police Department and the IT Security Office (ITSO) in Willard Straight Hall Resource Center for popcorn, conversation, and security tips. Cornell Police officers and ITSO representatives will be available to address your topics and questions around safety and IT security. In honor of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Stop. Think. Connect. with free popcorn and say hello. See you there!
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 9:00am
In honor of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, join us for an online discussion and presentation by the IT Security Office, including an overview of common social engineering attacks targeting members of the campus community, and tools to help protect your Cornell account and personal information. Questions will be fielded from the remote audience via Zoom's chat feature. Attend remotely via Zoom.
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:15pm
Social media and free online services are an everyday part of modern life. But how is our personal information being shared and wielded across the web? What are we giving away without knowing it, and what are the dangers of this pervasive free digital culture? Learn how to mitigate privacy and security risks and more at "Trading Our Privacy," presented by the Cornell IT Security Office. Snacks provided. Attend in-person or join via Zoom.
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 8:30am
This course is designed to help individuals new to Drupal environment learn how to maintain an existing Drupal site from content to publishing. This course focuses on updating content, links, images and publishing your changes. This course is appropriate for new users of Drupal, who are making updates to an existing Drupal website. ***Bring your own laptop with Drupal installed (ask for trial version if needed) Includes: Comprehensive reference manual You must register for this class: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000010042
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 8:30am
In this 2-day course, learn how to create accessible documents using InDesign. One day will focus on the techniques covered in the course outline. And one day will focus on practicing with actual documents. If you would like your document used in the practice session, you will need to provide your document at least 2 weeks in advance of the class. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000009940
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:30pm
Want to learn how to create presentations, format slides, draw objects or add graphics in PowerPoint? To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000004126
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 8:00am
In this 4-hour workshop you will learn how to use Excel 2016 to create charts using Chart Wizard and F11, formatting chart options and adding graphics. You will also learn how to create and modify pivot tables and how to use helpful functions to maximize efficiency. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000004181
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 1:00pm
Learn about Code 42 during this 'Lunch 'n' Learn' session. Join Bob Talda in CCC B08 or join via Zoom https://cornell.zoom.us/j/422307462
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 1:00pm
Photoshop is an exciting program with diverse tools that make it ideal for a variety of projects. It is used to create photographic special effects, to color correct and remove blemishes, to create web graphics, and more. In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to: Organize your Photoshop workspace, Create and save Photoshop documents, Work with layers, Add images and text to your documents, Create custom paint brushes and paint your image, and Crop your image to prepare it for printing. You must register for this class: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 9:00am
InDesign is a dynamic application with a variety of tools that make it ideal for creating and formatting multi-page publications such as newspapers, books, newsletters, and brochures. In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to: Organize your InDesign workspace, Create and save InDesign documents, Navigate documents, Add text and images to your documents, and Prepare your documents for printing. You must register for this class: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000004130
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 1:00pm
In this 1/2 day customized course, students will learn how to create visually engaging diagrams and flow charts. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000009980
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
Git is being used by many projects across campus and specifically utilized for many cloudification project elements. This course is designed for those who have never used Git before and/or want to learn how to use Git in concert with GitHub. This is an introductory course with the goal of becoming proficient in functional tasks required at a '101' level. ***Bring your own laptop*** To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000006680
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
This 2-hour session is meant to assist participants through the login and search process for both Skillsoft and Lynda.com Online Learning platforms. Learn how to narrow your search to find the course, video, resource, or digital book that matches your interests and/or training needs. Once logged in, participants will have time to try out both resource platforms. ***All active Staff, Students, and Faculty have free access to utilize both platforms.*** *The login process will require you to have your 2-Step Log In device with you.* To register for this class, visit: https://cornell...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 10:00am
Join us for an information session on the transition from Blackboard to Canvas. The session will include details on the transition timeline, opportunities for support, and how to get started.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 8:30am
This 1-day course is designed to develop skills in creating relationships, complex queries, charts, enhanced forms and enhanced reports. This course is appropriate for individuals who are new users of Access or are self-taught and seeking to quickly fill in gaps in knowledge. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000004170
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 12:30pm
In this 4-hour workshop you will learn how to use Excel 2016 to utilize advanced filtering, pivot tables and charts, vlookup/hlookup functions and using named ranges to more accurately create multiple table references. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000004125
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 8:00am
In this 4-hour workshop, you will learn to create workbooks, edit and format data, modify worksheets, use functions, and print documents. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000004124

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