Tools

2018 Showcase of Teaching Innovation and Reinvention (STIR)

May 2, 2018, 9:30am
This annual showcase celebrates and highlights excellent teaching on the Berkeley campus. Come be inspired, connect with colleagues, and find out about campus resources to support your pedagogy.
Registration is unavailable.

Adobe Fellows Meeting

December 5, 2018, 12:00pm
End-of-semester check-in meeting for American Cultures instructors participating in the Adobe Fellows Program. During this meeting, we will share assignment plans, gather feedback, and develop implementation plans.
Registration is not required.

JupyterHub Education Forum

November 14, 2018, 3:00pm

NOTE LOCATION: Berkeley Institute for Data Sciences (190 Doe Library)

Join instructors from across UC Berkeley as we discuss how Jupyter and JupyterHub are transforming the educational experience for students, key challenges that remain for instructors, and the future of a campus-wide JupyterHub ecosystem at UC Berkeley.
The forum will include sessions on:
  1. Discussions with instructors and technical leaders like Jupyter creator Fernando Perez
See event details for participation information.

Designing Infographics: Strategies and Easy Steps for Creating Clear, Impactful Graphics and Charts

November 14, 2018, 2:30pm
Designing a good infographic is an art. But with a few basic tools and some background knowledge, anyone can create a visual that clearly communicates a message. In this hands-on workshop, led by Digital Learning Services Senior Visual Designer Robert Hold, you'll learn the elements of good information design and how to use tools from the Adobe Creative Suite to achieve your goals.
Registration is unavailable.

Color 101: Foundations and Easy Tips for Using Color Confidently in Your Content

November 7, 2018, 10:00am
Why do some color combinations seem to work better than others? What do certain colors communicate, and which color choices are accessible for multiple audiences? What's the difference between RGB, CYMK, and Spot colors--why do you need to know? Learn all this and more in this hands-on workshop led by Digital Learning Services Senior Visual Designer Robert Hold.
Registration is unavailable.

Introduction to Adobe Mobile Apps and More: Easy Tips and Tricks for Incorporating Creative Design Tools into Your Course

October 5, 2018, 12:30pm
Learn how to get started with Adobe mobile and desktop apps that are easy to use and provide a low-barrier introduction for students to digital design and production. Led by Adobe staff.
Registration is unavailable.

Accessible Microsoft Powerpoint Documents

October 5, 2018, 9:00am
Learn the basics of creating accessible Powerpoint presentations. No previous experience necessary!
Registration is unavailable.

Accessible Adobe Acrobat Documents

October 1, 2018, 9:00am
Learn the basics for creating accessible PDF files.
Registration is unavailable.

Accessible Microsoft Word Documents

September 17, 2018, 9:00am
Learn the basics of "remediating" your course content using tools built right into Microsoft Word.
Registration is unavailable.