Learning Commons

Student Workshops

Various student workshops are provided throughout the semester (locations vary).  We encourage students and staff to take advantage of these free workshops. 

Fall Semester 2014

Course Day of Week Date Time Room
Computer Skills 101 Friday 8/22/2014 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm BH 136
Computer Skills 101 Monday 8/25/2014 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Loveland 107
Computer Skills 101 Wednesday 8/27/2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm WSTV 107
Learning Facts to the Max Wednesday 9/3/2014 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Outdoor Classroom
Word Quickstart Friday 9/5/2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm BH 136
Word Quickstart Tuesday 9/9/2014 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Loveland 107
Study with a Splash of Color Tuesday 9/9/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Loveland 108
Study with a Splash of Color Wednesday 9/10/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Fort Lupton PL 111
Study with a Splash of Color Wednesday 9/17/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm CCTR 226
Excel Quick Start Friday 9/19/2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm BH 136
Excel Quick Start Wednesday 9/24/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Loveland 107
PowerPoint Quick Start Monday 9/29/2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Loveland 107
PowerPoint Quick Start Tuesday 10/7/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm BH 139
Prezi Gives it Pizazz Wednesday 10/15/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm BH 136
PowerPoint Quick Start Friday 10/17/2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm BH 136

Computer Skills 101

This 3-hour hands-on computer basics workshop will teach you how to use Aims computers, website, email and Go-Print; also, learn to save documents to a flash drive. Call (970) 339-6636 to reserve your seat.

Word Quick Start

This 2-hour workshop will teach you to create well-prepared and formatted essays or simple documents, including fonts, margins, alignment, page numbers, and headers/footers. Call (970) 339-6636 to reserve your seat.

PowerPoint Quick Start

This 2-hour workshop will teach you to design slides; add spice with themes, transitions, graphics, sounds, and links in presentations; print handouts and notes. Call (970) 339-6636 to reserve your seat.

Survive and Thrive (Study Skills)

Our Survive and Thrive Workshop will:

  • Help you stay afloat using proven organizational skills to manage life's circumstances
  • Give you lifesaving techniques for planning your study schedule
  • Connect you with some amazing and free resources

Excel Quick Start

A beginners workshop that will teach you the basics of Microsoft Excel including navigation, formulas, and formatting. Call 339-6636 to reserve your seat. Brought to you by the Learning Commons

Concept Mapping Your Way to Success (Study Skills)

Learn a new way to study with the proven method of concept mapping. This fun way of graphically organizing information may change everything you know about studying!

Study with a Splash of Color

Use the highly effective and visual techniques of graphic organizers and concept mapping to maximize your study time and increase learning.

Learning Facts to the Max

Learn 15 tips to leverage your grades and study smarter, not harder. You'll get a free "Grit Pack" full of helpful hints.

Prezi Gives it Pizazz

Do you want to impress your instructor with an amazing presentation? Learn to use Prezi: a zooming, multi-dimensional presentation tool. This 2-hour workshop will teach you to create a Prezi account and Prezi presentation. Learn to insert text boxes and graphics, create groupings, path to areas, and present your presentation. Call (970) 339-6636 to reserve your seat.

Space is limited!  Please call to reserve your seat:  (970) 339-6636 or (970) 339-6465.

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