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 2015

Basic Computer Skills

Day of Week Date Time Room
Friday 8/28/2015 12:45 - 2:45 EBH 136
Wednesday 9/9/2015 3:00 - 5:00 EBH 136
Thursday 9/17/2015 9:00 - 11:00 EBH 136
Wednesday 9/2/2015 9:00 - 11:00 LV 106
Thursday 9/3/2015 1:00 - 3:00 Platte 117

Word Quickstart

Day of Week Date Time Room
Friday 9/11/2015 12:45 - 2:45 EBH 136
Wednesday 9/23/2015 3:00 - 5:00 EBH 136
Wednesday 9/16/2015 3:00 - 5:00 LV 107
Thursday 09/17/15 1:00 - 3:00 Platte 117

Excel Quick Start

Day of Week Date Time Room
Friday 9/25/2015 12:45 - 2:45 EBH 136

PowerPoint Quick Start

Day of Week Date Time Room
Friday 10/9/2015 12:45 - 2:45 EBH 136
Wednesday 10/21/2015 3:00 - 5:00 EBH 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!

Picture Note-Taking

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.

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.