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Computers: A Bare Bones Introduction
For extreme beginners, this one session hands-on workshop covers basic features of using a computer. Includes: how to use the mouse, basic keyboarding, and Windows 7 functions including: saving & retrieving (time permitting).

No Experience Required

  • Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 16 Jul 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Internet Searching I:  Basics of Internet Searching
Using a hands-on approach, this workshop introduces users to the Internet. It includes: using browsers, navigating the web, & evaluating web sites.

Attendee should be comfortable using the mouse to attend this session.
Working Knowledge of Basic Windows is required.

  • Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 23 Jul 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Internet Searching II: Career Information & Job Search
This workshop focuses on introducing individuals to researching tools for career choices, including our own A to Z Database, that assist in the examination of different occupations, & explores conducting effective job searches.

Attendee should be comfortable using the mouse to attend this session.
Working Knowledge of Basic Windows is required.

  • Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 30 Jul 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Microsoft Word 2007 for Beginners
In this workshop we delve into basic features of Microsoft Word 2007. Learn to edit text; change font, sizes, & styles; check spelling & thesaurus; cut, copy, and paste; save documents; set paragraph & line spacing; create hyperlinks (time permitting).

Attendee should be comfortable using the mouse to attend this session.
Working Knowledge of Basic Windows is required.

  • Tuesday, 04 Aug 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 06 Aug 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Microsoft Word for Job Seekers:
What are Cover Letters & How to Write Them
Discover what cover letters are and how to create and customize them from Microsoft templates. Please feel free to bring a USB drive to save your work.

Attendee should be comfortable using the mouse to attend this session.
Working Knowledge of Basic Windows is required.

  • Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 13 Aug 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Microsoft Word for Job Seekers:
What is a Resume & How to Create Them
This workshop features the utilization of Microsoft Word résumé templates to create a résumé. Please feel free to bring a USB drive to save your work.

Attendee should be comfortable using the mouse to attend this session.
Working Knowledge of Basic Windows is required.

  • Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 20 Aug 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Excel 2007 - For Beginners
This workshop introduces users to spreadsheets. Learn how to navigate the interface, customize toolbars, create & enter data in worksheets. Discover how to modify & format a worksheet, basic calculations, create charts, sort data, set print options (time permitting).

Attendee should be comfortable using the mouse to attend this session.
Working Knowledge of Basic Windows is required.

  • Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 27 Aug 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Review Lab: Q& A
Bring your questions! This workshop is a patron-driven Q & A session on any of the materials that were covered or are indirectly related to the previous sessions.

  • Tuesday, 01 Sep 2015
    6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
     
  • Thursday 03 Sep 2015
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Classes are Free.

Small, drop-in style workshops.

All Workshops
are held in the
Computer Classroom
Lower Level
Burns Building.

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