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Scheduled workshops

Our knowledgeable faculty and staff present scheduled workshop sessions year-round.

Custom workshops

Instructors: We can deliver a workshop tailored to your class's needs and schedule.

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About our workshops

Technology workshops Presented by the MaxxSouth Digital Media Center

Topics include:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud (including Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop)
  • Microsoft Office (including Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Excel)
  • Audio/Video Editing Software (Audition, Premiere Pro)
  • Makerspace Technology (including 3D printing, vinyl cutting, and laser cutting/engraving)

Research and writing workshops Presented by Research, Instruction, and Outreach

Topics include:

  • Research tools and methods
  • Citation management
  • Open access
  • Authors' rights
  • Copyright
  • Online presence
  • Academic integrity (in conjunction with the Division of Student Affairs)

Graduate student workshops Presented by Graduate Student Services

Workshops on research, scholarship, and academic integrity issues for graduate students and faculty, including:

  • Survival Skills for Graduate Students
  • The Practical Professor

Thesis and dissertation formatting workshops Presented by Office of Thesis and Dissertation Format Review

Workshops that provide hands-on experience with thesis/dissertation formatting and submission, including:

  • Conversion to .pdf
  • Using templates
  • Formatting tables, figures, and equations

Archives and Special Collections workshops Presented by Archives and Special Collections

Topics include:

  • Conducting research in Archives and Special Collections
  • Teaching with primary sources
  • Overview of subject-specific collections (University Archives, Architecture, Civil Rights, Women’s History, African-American history, etc)
  • The Lantern Project (legal records of enslaved persons from Mississippi and Alabama)
  • Genealogy and family research
 

Badges are now available for some of our most popular workshops!

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