Software Carpentry Workshop (Data Management with R)

Academic Information Technology Services is pleased to announce a Software Carpentry workshop on data management with R.This upcoming workshop is a hands-on, two-day event that covers the core skills needed to be productive in a small research team. Short tutorials alternate with practical exercises, and all instruction is done via live coding. Led by a certified...

Learn Google Drive and Team Drive, July 16, 2019

Join Academic ITS to learn about Google Drive and Team Drives. In this session, you’ll  learn how to: Upload and create documents Work with files Share and collaborate Access from any device Team Drive Date:  July 16, 2019 Time: 2-3pm Location: Miller Davis Classroom Please RSVP   Cant’ wait? Get started now learning about Google...

Learn Google Forms-July 16, 2019

Join Academic ITS to learn all about Google Forms. In this session, you’ll  learn how to: Create a form Add and edit questions Share your form with collaborators Send or embed your form View and analyze responses Date: July 16, 2019 Time: 10-11am Location: Miller Davis Classroom Please RSVP   Can’t wait? Learn about Google...

Info Session: What is Adobe Creative Cloud and how do I get it?

ITS invites you to an information session about the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of applications.   Colby recently began offering a campus license for Adobe Creative Cloud, which includes many Adobe applications under a subscription model. This resource is available for any Colby-owned faculty, staff, or lab computer. Commonly-used applications in this suite include: Acrobat DC...

WordPress Working Sessions – Summer 2019

Need to update your website on Colby.edu? Come by the Miller Davis Classroom for an open work session where you can work on your website with ITS nearby. We will be available to answer WordPress questions about: Creating new pages and posts Changing your site navigation Updating content Adding PDF’s and images And, much more!...

Qualtrics Users’ Group Lunch

Qualtrics is an industry-leading online survey service that provides an easy way for Colby faculty, staff, and students to create online surveys and analyze the results. Join Academic ITS as we welcome Becky Brodigan and Melissa Hartz who will share about how Institutional Research and Assessment at Colby is using the Qualtrics Online Survey tool...

Mule Works Joins Game Night at the Miller Library!

    Games, pizza and prizes… need I say more?! The Colby community is invited to come to Miller Library for Game Night from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, where there will be: YouTube Karaoke * Laser Tag * Mini-golf Virtual Reality in the MuleWorks Lab Twister * Giant Jenga * Giant Connect Four Board...

Upcoming Adobe Webinars

January 31, 2019- Faculty & Staff Access to Adobe Software- Webinar You may have heard of Acrobat or Photoshop, but there is much more to learn about Adobe Creative Cloud!  Learn what Adobe software you have access to through Colby’s campus agreement with Adobe. In this session, Steven Watson, Adobe Senior Customer Success Manager, and...

Fall 2018 Qualtrics Users’ Group Lunch

Qualtrics is an industry-leading online survey service that provides an easy way for Colby faculty, staff, and students to create online surveys and analyze the results. Join Academic ITS as we welcome Elizabeth Seto, Assistant Professor of Psychology, who will share her knowledge on using the Qualtrics Online Survey tool for collaborative research with students...

We are Makers! A Virtual Reality Study Break

Are you tired of studying? Brain dead from memorizing too much information? Come to MuleWorks on November 13, 2018 for a fun study break.   Covering for a colleague taking a bathroom break you find yourself in front of a mysterious console with a green screen monitor showing a pixelated live image of an unknown...