Student Workshops

FREE Quarterly Workshops

Interested in learning new software? Enjoy designing flyers, graphics, posters, or photos? Need help making a website?
Come learn popular software applications with our software workshops at the Collaborate Student Support Center. Our FREE workshops provide students access to essential skills contributing to proficiency with the software titles taught. Workshops offer can vary from quarter to quarter based on attendence and suggestions - if you don't see one you like suggest it!

These workshops are for current UCSB students ONLY. Beyond that, there is no need to signup; just show up at the time, date, and place of your desired workshop. There are a limited number of seats available so get there early!

Fall 2019 Free Student Workshops Schedule

Room: SSMS 1303 (Unless otherwise noted)
Time: 7pm - 9pm

Wednesday 10/16 - Linkedin: Maximize your networking and professional connections.

Thursday 10/17 - MS Word [SSMS 1302]: Improve your writing and formatting options with this workshop.

Wednesday 10/23 - RStudio: Find out how to program with R.

Thursday 10/24 - Python I: Come learn the basics of Python scripting from our staff.

Wednesday 10/30 - Excel I (Basics and Budgeting): Gain a basic understanding of Excel's basics and how you can use that in budgeting.

Thursday 10/31 - Python II: Expand your Python skills with this workshop.

Wednesday 11/6 - Excel II (Analysis): Introduction to finding meaning from analyzing your data. 

Thursday 11/7 - GitHub: Come get introduced to GitHub and all it can do for you.

Wednesday 11/13 - Photoshop I (Editing a Photo): Edit and enhance photos that are ready for social media. 

Thursday 11/14 - Illustrator I (Logo Design): Design logos and stickers using Illustrator.

Wednesday 11/20 - Photoshop II (Designing with Photoshop): Learn to add graphics and text to photos for promotions and infographics.

Thursday 11/21 - Illustrator II (Designing for Merchandise/Apparel): Learn the skills needed to design your own T-shirts and apparel.

For More Information

Email collaborate-cssc@ucsb.edu, or visit any of our help desks (PHELPS 1521, PSYCH 1804, MUSIC 1401, or HSSB 1203).

How'd We Do?

If you have just participated in a workshop, please leave an evaluation using our online survey.

Thank you!

Quick Reference Sheets (QRS)

Quick Reference Sheets

These PDFs are Quick Reference Sheets that show how to carryout specific tasks following simple steps in multiple software titles.