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
  • June 9, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • June 14, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • June 23, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • July 14, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • July 19, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • July 26, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm
  • August 16, 2016 – 1:00pm – 2:30pm

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]
  • August 2, 2016 – 10:00am – 11:00am – PAC 493 – Please RSVP
  • August 2, 2016 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – PAC 493 – Please RSVP

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
  • WordPress Dos and Don’ts – August 9, 2016 – 2:00pm – 2:30pm – PAC E
  • WordPress Enhancements – August 9, 2016 – 2:45pm – 3:15pm – PAC E

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
  • August 10, 2016 – 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

  • August 4, 2016 – 10:00am – 10:30am – PAC 493
  • August 4, 2016 – 2:00pm – 2:30pm – PAC 493

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
  • Introductory – August 11, 2016 – 10:30am  – 11:00am – PAC E
  • Intermediate – August 11, 2016 – 11:05am – 11:35am – PAC E
  • Introductory – August 11, 2016 – 2:30pm – 3:00pm – PAC E
  • Intermediate – August 11, 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
  • August 3, 2016 – 10:00am – 11:00am – UHB 2025
  • August 3, 2016 – 2:00pm – 3:00pm – UHB 2025

We offered three Webtools Toolbox workshops in October of 2014.