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Course Listing for Summer 2016

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  • Student Rate: applies to currently-registered tuition-paying students at UW-Milwaukee
  • Faculty/Staff Rate: applies to currently employed and retired faculty and staff of UW-Milwaukee
  • Non-UWM Rate: applies to any person not belonging to the UW-Milwaukee students, faculty or staff groups; this rates includes UW-Milwaukee alumni

Please Note: Once a week we will check the status of all participants that register as students to verify their eligibility for the discounted rate

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CampusPress

CampusPress Orientation Session

This class is an orientation to CampusPress for faculty or staff moving an existing site off pantherFILE or those who want to have a CampusPress page. Topics covered:
  • Sign up for and obtain a site
  • Site URL's
  • The administrative interface
  • Selecting a theme
  • Creating pages and posts
  • Menus
  • Uploading media and links
  • Tips for migrating content from pantherFILE
For more information about CampusPress, see the CampusPress Guide site at people.uwm.edu
Prerequisites: UWM faculty or staff member

Class Over W Jun 29 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Edmond, Jacobson
Class Over R Jul 14 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Edmond, Jacobson
* 9 Openings * R Aug 11 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Edmond, Jacobson
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

E-Mail, Calendar & File Storage

Office 365: Email

Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's collaboration tool. In this course, learn to use Office 365 for email, including:
  • Reading and responding to email
  • Composing messages
  • Sending attachments
  • Using folders
  • Sharing folders and working with group accounts
  • Using categories
  • Searching
  • Working with contacts
  • Creating signatures, rules and automatic responses
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over T Jun 14 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
Class Over W Jul 13 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
* 12 Openings * T Aug 2 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Office 365:Calendar

Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's collaboration tool. In this course, learn to use Office 365 for calendaring, including:
  • Navigating the calendar and setting the view
  • Creating calendar events
  • Adding people and rooms to a meeting
  • Responding to calendar invitations
  • Creating new calendars and groups
  • Sharing your calendar
  • Working with a shared calendar
  • Calendar settings
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over T Jun 21 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
Class Over W Jul 20 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
* 13 Openings * T Aug 9 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Office 365:OneDrive

Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's collaboration tool. In this course, learn to use OneDrive, the file storage app, including:
  • Uploading and downloading files
  • Creating new files
  • Adding new folders
  • Copying, moving, editing, deleting and renaming files
  • Sharing files and file permissions
  • Using simultaneous editing
  • Versioning, checking in and out and alerts
  • Synching to a computer
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over W Jun 8 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
Class Over T Jun 28 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
* 9 Openings * W Jul 27 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
* 13 Openings * T Aug 16 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
* 15 Openings * W Aug 24 10:00 am-12:00 pm Bolton 230 Hay
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Outlook 2013: Fundamentals

Learn to use Microsoft Outlook 2013, the desktop client for accessing your UWM email and calendar. In this course, you will learn:
  • Client vs. server settings
  • Working screen and views
  • Reading, writing and organizing email messages
  • Searching your mailbox
  • Creating calendar entries
  • Responding to calendar invites
  • Sharing a calendar
  • Email settings such as signature, spell check and automatic replies
  • Calendar settings
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over M Jul 18 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
* 12 Openings * M Aug 1 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Outlook 2013: Power Users

Learn some power moves for Microsoft Outlook 2013. In this course, you will learn:
  • Advanced views
  • Email templates, conditional formatting, mail merge and quick steps
  • Sharing email folders and shared mailboxes
  • Archiving email
  • Contact groups
  • Sharing contacts
  • Searching the calendar
  • Working as a calendar delegate
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over T Jul 19 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
* 12 Openings * M Aug 8 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

SharePoint: Fundamentals

Using SharePoint in Office 365, learn to use components of a typical SharePoint site including:
  • Locate, follow and view a site
  • Navigate a site
  • Upload, add, edit and delete files using a Documents Library
  • Delete and recover files
  • Share files, collaboratively edit files and utilize document management tools
  • View, sort and filter a list
  • Add, edit, delete and create a view for a list
  • Search within a site, library or list
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over F Jul 22 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
* 3 Openings * W Aug 10 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
* 13 Openings * R Aug 25 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

MS Office Suite

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 1

Excel is Microsoft's spreadsheet program, commonly used to store and work with mathematical data and charts. In this 3 part course (see Excel 2013- Basic Part 2 and Part 3 for date, time and cost information for the second and third parts), you will learn how to:
  • Enter and edit data
  • Modify worksheets
  • Use functions
  • Format worksheets
  • Create charts
  • Work with graphics
  • Print options
Prerequisites: Windows experience

* 11 Openings * T Aug 2 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 2

This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013 - Basic 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Basic Part 1

* 11 Openings * T Aug 9 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 3

This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013- Basic 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Basic Part 1 and Part 2

* 11 Openings * T Aug 16 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $10 Faculty/Staff: $50 Non-UWM: $100
           

Excel 2013 - Intermediate: Part 1

This course will help you increase your Excel skills after you have taken the Basic course. In this 2 part course (see Excel 2013- Intermediate Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second part), you will learn how to:
  • Manage multiple worksheets and large workbooks
  • Link data between worksheets and workbooks
  • Apply advanced formatting
  • Create outlines and subtotals
  • Define and use cell and range names
  • Structure data in a table
  • Audit formulas
Prerequisites: Knowledge of topics in Excel 2013 Basic

* 13 Openings * T Aug 23 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Excel 2013 - Intermediate: Part 2

This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013- Intermediate 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Intermediate Part 1

* 13 Openings * T Aug 30 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150