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Workshop Schedule

Media Center will offer workshops throughout the semester. Watch your emails for the most current scheduled dates and times.

Directions:

If you are interested in attending our class then please sign up through the following link: https://apex.valdosta.edu/apex/f?p=238:6:6600457114072286. Click on “VSU Employee/Student Login” and enter your BlazeView username and password. Find the class you would like to attend and click the register icon next to that class.

Workshops Offered:

Adobe Acrobat Pro X: Building Resume/Portfolio

Basic Photoshop

PowerPoint Poster Creation Made In a Snap

Windows Movie Maker Workshop

 

Adobe Acrobat Pro X: Building Resume/Portfolio

Acrobat Pro X is one of the many Adobe CS6 Suite programs available throughout VSU campus computer labs. This program has great features for students, staff, and faculty to utilize, stay creative, and productive in many scenarios. With this workshop we will gear you with knowledge on how to make your own portfolio using Acrobat Pro X. Bring your flash drive with you and some example documents to start generating a portfolio along with me. In this class we will only have 13 students at max. Let’s build our professional profiles at VSU.

In this workshop we will discuss:

  1. Portfolio Layouts
  2. PDF conversions
  3. Adding Files and Folders to a PDF Portfolio
  4. Convert multimedia to a PDF Portfolio
  5. Edit visual appearance of PDF Portfolio
  6. Extract components from PDF Portfolios
  7. Share PDF Portfolio

Limited seating of 13 seats per workshop

Click here to register: https://apex.valdosta.edu/apex/f?p=238:6:6600457114072286

Instructor: Kyle W. Culpepper & Roberto A. Leal

Location: Multimedia Room, Odum Library Media Center

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Basic Photoshop Workshop:

Learn the basics of Photoshop by familiarizing yourself with the workspace, and learning the importance of layers. Also you will learn a few tips, and how Photoshop has gone beyond its intended purpose.
 
Points that will be covered:
1. Navigating the workspace
2. Learning about the Mystery of Layers
3. Simple Photoshop edits to enhance your image
4. Basic shapes and text manipulations

 Limited seating of 13 seats per workshop

Click here to register: https://apex.valdosta.edu/apex/f?p=238:6:6600457114072286

Instructor: Kyle W. Culpepper & Roberto A. Leal

Location: Multimedia Room, Odum Library Media Center

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PowerPoint: Poster Creation In a Snap:

The PowerPoint: Poster Creation In a Snap workshop is geared to assist students who have never developed a poster before. The goal of this class is to give a ground level understanding of what the Media Center has to offer in print sizes and how the poster developer can best utilize our facility to the finest. We will show how to use PowerPoint to create an academic poster style. Topics of the class include poster sizing, background layout, proper elements used for an academic poster, etc. We will have a lab available for students to use as they will follow along in this hands on workshop.

  1. Setup proper dimensions for your poster
  2. Adjust background layout
  3. Add text and images
  4. Basic image and text manipulation
  5. Use of proper elements for an academic poster

Limited seating of 13 seats per workshop

Click here to register: https://apex.valdosta.edu/apex/f?p=238:6:6600457114072286

Instructor: Kyle W. Culpepper

Location: Multimedia Room, Odum Library Media Center

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Windows Movie Maker Workshop:

Learn the basics of video editing by familiarizing yourself with the timeline, adding animations, effects and many other interactive features. We will have available for you flip cameras, which can be checked out at the Media Center for your future video projects, as well as, workstations containing the Windows Movie Maker software. This is a hands on workshop where we can develop our video projects into Windows Movie Maker. Come and jump into our interactive class.
 
Points that will be covered:
1. Basic Navigation
2. Generate Titles, Captions, and Credits
3. Split, Remove, & Move Video Clip
4. Visual Effects
5. Video Speed & Volume
6. Snapshots
7. Adding Music from jump drive
8. Save Project Content
9. Publish Project Content As a Video

Limited seating of 13 seats per workshop

Click here to register: https://apex.valdosta.edu/apex/f?p=238:6:6600457114072286

Instructor: Kyle W. Culpepper

Location: Multimedia Room, Odum Library Media Center

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