Be more productive by discovering ways to collaborate with students and other faculty members. Learn how to effectively edit your images in Photoshop. Develop online surveys for your courses and research.
Some of our workshops at the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology require registration, so simply select the link in the workshop title and you’ll be taken directly to the appropriate registration page. Workshops are held at our facility at 301 South Main Street unless otherwise noted. If you have questions or need help, you can always email us at CTLT@ilstu.edu.
OneNote: Mobile and Collaboration
Monday, February 22 • 1–4 p.m.
Explore how to use OneNote on desktop, tablet, and smartphone, and how to collaborate with others by synchronizing through OneDrive. Since OneNote is available for free to both students and instructors on campus, it can be an easy way for students to share media. Discuss different collaboration scenarios and ways to increase productivity. Participants are encouraged to bring their mobile device with OneNote already installed.
Tuesday, February 23 • 1–4 p.m.
Take all of the principles learned in the previous InDesign workshop and apply them, from start to finish, to a project. This session will give you the opportunity to practice what you’ve learned and receive one-on-one advice as you go along.
Photoshop: Adjustment Layers
Wednesday, February 24 • 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
This session will give you an overview of the use of powerful Adjustment Layers in Photoshop, a relatively easy-to-learn tool used to create powerful effects. Half of this session will be spent colorizing a black-and-white photo, and the rest looking at techniques used by professional photo editors.
Thursday, February 25 • 10–11 a.m.
Stevenson Hall 107
Get a basic understanding of Select Survey, an online survey and form development tool. You will learn how to quickly and easily create web-based surveys from your web browser. This survey software allows you to easily deploy surveys and view real-time results as responses are received. This workshop is open to faculty, administrators, and staff only.
If you need a special accommodation to fully participate in an event, please contact the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology’s main desk at (309) 438-2542.