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Learn the basic functionality of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook in this overview course. You will learn how to create, edit, and format documents using Microsoft Word. You will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge in class as you work with tables, document styles and layout pages. You will also learn how to utilize Microsoft Excel at home and at work. In this session you will learn how to enter, navigate, modify, move, copy, format and print data. You will then use this new knowledge to create images, charts and diagrams. You will learn how to create and edit slides, and use drawing tools, clip art, charts, and graphs, while adding transitions, animation, and sound using Microsoft PowerPoint. The class will conclude with a presentation on Microsoft Outlook. In this session you will learn how to set up and manage email, calendars and contacts in Outlook.

Instructors:
Lana Johnson, Instructor of Computers

Cancellation Policy:
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Social Media is one of the easiest and most convenient ways to stay in touch with friends and family and stay up-to-date with current events. Throughout this six week course, you will be introduced to a variety of social media platforms for personal and professional purposes. We will cover introductory information from how to set up a Facebook page to understanding hashtags to controlling your privacy settings. It is strongly suggested that you bring a laptop or tablet.

Instructors:
Torie Wynn, Senior Instructional Designer, Media Resources Center, Wichita State University

Cancellation Policy:
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Social media is a critical piece of your marketing toolkit. Whether you're looking to grow your small business, bring new value to your employer, or rebrand your professional image, this 6-week course will teach you how to use a variety of social media tools and strategies to achieve your goals. We will discuss topics like how to get started without an audience, preparing for a crisis, social media's effective SEO, social media ads, and more. It is strongly suggested that you bring a laptop or tablet.

Instructor:
Caleb Wilson, Social Media Manager, Media Resources Center, Wichita State University

Cancellation Policy:
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Learn what qualities make up effective and enjoyable meetings. Anyone who leads or participates in business, non-profit, church or civic club meetings will benefit from the information presented. Participants will improve their facilitation skills, learn how to implement non-traditional meeting styles within their organizations, and learn how to get more out of the meetings they attend.

Instructor:
Cynthia Gardner-Meerian



Cancellation Policy

We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is cancelled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Improve your technical presentation skills through peer feedback and instructorevaluations. Each student will have an opportunity to present a 10-15 minutespeech in each of the following areas: technical presentations for a technical audience, technical presentations for a non-technical audience, and technical presentations to promote a product, procedure, or service. The first night will cover the essentials of presentations as well as components of technical presentations. Come prepared the first night of class to present a 5-7 minutespeech introducing yourself to the class.

Instructor:
Cynthia Gardner-Meerian



Cancellation Policy

We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is cancelled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.