CVM Technical Seminars and Workshops

UPCOMING TECHNICAL SEMINAR TOPICS

- Security Concerns regarding MySpace, facebook and other Social Networking

- Hands-on Adobe Photoshop training

Getting an Angle on Office 2007 (January 2008)
Monday, Jan 7, 2008 and Wednesday Jan 9, 2008 - Room 2281 VMBSB Computer Lab
Description: Microsoft Office 2007 is a major step forward in ease of use and security. Therefore, the entire college is invited to attend “Getting an Angle on Microsoft Office 2007” hands-on training hosted by Computing Services. In this training session, we will demonstrate the latest features offered in Office 2007, find everyday commands on the Ribbon and discuss the new Office file formats. In addition, you will get a hands-on look at the new interface and customizable features so you can in upgrade in confidence.

Feel free to bring questions and a co-worker. We will hold two training sessions per week in the month of January, click here for the reference guide handouts.

Past Brownbag Seminars Hosted by Computing Services

- Basic Security (click here to download PowerPoint Slides)
Presented twice in Fall 2007 to College Business Managers and 1st Year DVM Students.

- MS PowerPoint 2003 training and Basic Presentation Skills (completed)

Getting the Most Out of Your Web Browser
Thursday, November 9, 2006 at Noon - Room 2271C VMBSB
Description: An overview and brief demonstration of the latest features offered in Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.
If you have specific questions related to the presentation below or want to give feedback on the presentation contact Computing Services at net@vetmed.illinois.edu

http://vetmed.illinois.edu/oldnet/seminars/WebBrowserSeminar.pdf

Purchasing a New Computer
Thursday, July 20, 2006 at Noon - Room 2271C VMBSB
Description: An overview of minimum system requirements, budget guideline and other helpful tips to keep in mind when purchasing a new computer.
If you have specific questions related to the presentation below or want to give feedback on the presentation contact Computing Services at net@vetmed.illinois.edu

http://vetmed.illinois.edu/oldnet/seminars/PurchasingaNewComputer.pdf

CITES Security presents Spyware
Thursday, March 2, 2006 at Noon - Room 2271C VMBSB
Description: An overview of spyware and how to use Ad-Aware Professional, a free anti-spyware application that prevents and removes spyware.
If you have specific questions related to the presentation below or want to give feedback on the presentation contact the CITES security team email at securitysupport@uiuc.edu

http://www.cites.uiuc.edu/security/presents/spyware.pdf

CITES Security presents Remote Computing Safety
Thursday, Feb 23, 2006 at Noon - Room 2740 VMBSB
Description: Introduces a number of concepts and practices, including wireless, laptop, and data security issues, as well as anti-spyware and anti-virus software.
If you have specific questions related to the presentation below or want to give feedback on the presentation contact the CITES security team email at securitysupport@uiuc.edu

http://www.cites.uiuc.edu/security/presents/remotesafety.pdf

Also, if there are specific technology related seminars you want offered at the College of Veterinary Medicine please contact net@vetmed.illinois.edu with suggestions.

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