Workshops

We offer workshops, Brown Bags, Web Help sessions and other opportunities for you to learn more and share knowledge with each other. These are organized into two categories:


A) Invitation-Only Workshops

These workshops are for department and unit website Editors and Authors and are by invitation only.

1) WordPress Training Sessions

  • January 5, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm – CANCELLED
  • January 14, 2016 – 1:30pm – 3:00pm
  • January 19, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • January 27, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • February 11, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • February 18, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • February 25, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • March 10, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm – CANCELLED
  • March 15, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • March 22, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • March 31, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • April 7, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • April 12, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • April 28, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • May 17, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • May 26, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm – CANCELLED

We also offered 147 sessions on WordPress from March of 2013 to December of 2015


2) Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Sessions

  • March 29, 2016 – 10:00am – 11:00am – PAC 493 [Limited seating]
  • March 29, 2016 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – PAC 493 [Limited seating]

3) WordPress Enhancement Sessions

For UIS website Editors and Authors that have already completed WordPress Training.

  • Website Dos and Don’ts – January 7, 2016 – 11:00am – 11:30am – PAC Conference Room E
  • WordPress Enhancements – January 7, 2016 – 11:45am – 12:15pm – PAC Conference Room E
  • WordPress Enhancements – January 12, 2016 – 2:00pm – 2:30pm – PAC Conference Room F
  • Website Dos and Don’ts – January 12, 2016 – 2:45pm – 3:15pm – PAC Conference Room F
  • Website Dos and Don’ts – January 20, 2016 – 11:00am – 11:30am – PAC Conference Room E
  • WordPress Enhancements – January 20, 2016 – 11:45am – 12:15pm – PAC Conference Room E
  • WordPress Enhancements – April 21, 2016 – 10:00am – 10:30am – PAC Conference Room F
  • WordPress Enhancements – April 21, 2016 – 10:45am – 11:15am – PAC Conference Room F
  • WordPress Enhancements – April 21, 2016 – 2:00pm – 2:30pm – PAC Conference Room F
  • WordPress Enhancements – April 21, 2016 – 2:45pm – 3:15pm – PAC Conference Room F

We offered 44 sessions on WordPress Dos and Don’ts and Enhancements from January to November of 2015


4) Web Walk-In
Open to campus website Editors and Authors who need help with specific tasks in WordPress

  • November 3, 2015 – 1:30pm – 2:30pm – BRK 141B
  • November 5, 2015 – 3:00pm – 4:00pm – BRK 141B
  • November 10, 2015 – 10:30am – 11:30am – BRK 141B
  • November 12, 2015 – 1:30pm – 2:30pm – BRK 141B

5) WordPress Content Support Sessions

We offered 4 WordPress Content Support Sessions in January of 2015


6) WordPress REFRESHER Sessions

For UIS website Editors and Authors that have already completed WordPress Training

We offered two WordPress Refresher workshops in November of 2014.


B) Open Workshops

These workshops are open to the campus community.

1) Social Media Best Practices

  • Introductory – March 9, 2016 – 10:30am – 11:00am – PAC C/D
  • Intermediate – March 9, 2016 – 11:05am – 11:35am – PAC C/D
  • Introductory – March 9, 2016 – 2:30pm – 3:00pm – PAC C/D
  • Intermediate – March 9, 2016 – 3:05pm – 3:35pm – PAC C/D
  • Introductory – March 17, 2016 – 10:30am – 11:00am – PAC F
  • Intermediate – March 17, 2016 – 11:05am – 11:35am – PAC F
  • Introductory – March 17, 2016 – 2:30pm – 3:00pm – PAC F
  • Intermediate – March 17, 2016 – 3:05pm – 3:35pm – PAC F
  • Introductory – April 13, 2016 – 10:30am – 11:00am – PAC E
  • Intermediate – April 13, 2016 – 11:05am – 11:35am – PAC E
  • Introductory – April 13, 2016 – 2:30pm – 3:00pm – PAC E
  • Intermediate – April 13, 2016 – 3:05pm – 3:35pm – PAC E

1) Social Media Analytics

  • March 31, 2016 – 10:00am – 11:00am – UHB 2025 [Limited seating]
  • March 31, 2016 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – UHB 2025 [Limited seating]
  • April 28, 2016 – 10:00am – 11:00am – UHB 2025 [Limited seating]
  • April 28, 2016 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – UHB 2025 [Limited seating]

3) Webtools Toolbox Workshop

  • April 12, 2016 – 10:00am – 11:00am – UHB 2028
  • April 20, 2016 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – UHB 2028

We offered three Webtools Toolbox workshops in October of 2014.