Our team offers a growing catalogue of library workshops and trainings. We have general sessions for faculty only and sessions that may include students. We can also tailor sessions to meet your specific class needs. Reach out to us if you'd like to explore custom training for your class to support a creative project (we can help with those too!).
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Podcasts are now a BIG THING and with more and more companies, brands, and institutions turning to podcasts to tell their story, so are schools, classrooms, and students. In this workshop, we are going to overview the basics of podcasting from types of podcast to recording equipment and techniques.
Learning Objective: Discover together the origins, relevance, and process of podcasting, including a basic knowledge of audio recording equipment, software, and recording techniques. Class will break into groups and record and edit an audio podcast introduction.
Prework: Listen to any podcast of your choice and be ready to discuss.
Related LibGuide: Media Lab Workshops by Terry Raper
Learning Objective: Discover together the origins, relevance, and process of 3D printing, including a basic knowledge of computer-aided design (CAD), slicing (CAM), and operating a 3D printer. Learner will design and begin printing a unique 3D object in class.
Prework: Create free Tinkercad account at tinkercad.com and complete startup tutorials Download and install Cura Lulzbot Edition (if bringing own computer) If learner does not complete the printing process before the end of the workshop, (s)he may return during Makerspace open hours.
Related LibGuide: Makerspace Workshops by Andrew Telep
Videos are increasingly becoming an important mode of communication in our society. This should be the case inside the classroom as well! Kaltura is a multimedia platform that provides easy-to-use tools to create and share media.
Learning Objective: Learn the ins and outs of recording and distributing videos to directly to your Canvas courses or even to wider audiences via Mediaspace!
Related LibGuide: Kaltura 101 by Andy Clark
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