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OIS offers workshops for technology training to support the various technologies utilized across campus.   Hands-on workshops with additional training documents and video tutorials allows users across campus to learn new skills and effectively use the resources available.  Links for these workshops and trainings as well as links to the training documents and video tutorials are listed below. 

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NEW STAFF ORIENTATION - Office of Information Systems


New to Campus?  Join us for a New Staff Orientation to learn the ins and outs of available Information Technology.  The sixty minute training session will include a general session on how to navigate the Pittsburg State University website, how to access and get the most out of the Zimbra email suite, and how to get around in GUS, the campus administrative system.  Find how to locate your electronic pay stub, access campus documents, reset passwords, use the campus email and calendaring system, find important job related information, and sign-up for additional technology trainings. 

Monday, July 14th 8:30 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Monday, August 11th 8:30 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Monday, September 8th 8:30 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Monday, October 13th 8:30 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Monday, November 10th 8:30 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Monday, December 8th 8:30 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!


Web Page HQA (help, questions, answers)

Need a little help with your web page? Is something not working right with your page? Do you just need a little guidance with design? Join us for this monthly workshop to get the help you need and get your questions answered. This is a hands-on, work on your page setting. Whatever you need, we’re here to help.  Click the link below to sign up for a session.
Future dates to come. Please check back later.


Evernote Tools

Evernote by learning all of the ins and outs of the tools and features. This follow-up hands-on workshop will get you up and running building your own notes, notebooks and utilizing all of the available tools as well as demonstrating notebook sharing and protection features, so your privacy is maintained at all times.  Please download the Evernote app to your mobile device prior to the workshop and take note of your username and password as we will be working with both the mobile app and web version of Evernote.

 

Tuesday, January 21st 9:00 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Tuesday, January 21st 1:00 p.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Wednesday, January 22nd 10:00 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Wednesday, January 22nd 2:00 p.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Thursday, January 23rd 9:00 a.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!
Thursday, January 23rd 1:00 p.m. 109 Whitesitt Sign up today!

 


IT Brown Bags


Twitter

With an ever-expanding digital world, each and every one of us needs to do our part to make sure that both our offline and online lives are kept safe and secure.  Join us for a Brown Bag lunch with Amanda Williams, IT Security Office, leading the discussion on steps you can take to keep your personal information safe.  Topics include dealing with personal information both on and offline, identifying spam and phishing scams, and how to best protect against information theft. 

 

Twitter Brown Bag
Overman Student Center  Sunflower Room
October 16th  12:00-1:00 p.m.

 

Facebook

 Have you found your friends?  Join OIS for a Brown Bag lunch and learn to use Facebook effectively and securely.  This hands-on demonstration will help you create, use, and maintain a Facebook page of your own, including understanding the complex Facebook privacy policies and settings.

 

Facebook Brown Bag
Overman Student Center  Sunflower Room
November 13th   12:00-1:00 p.m.

 

Pinterest/Instagram 

11.72 million! That’s how many unique U.S. visitors Pinterest experienced in January of this year. What’s more important, those users averaged nearly 98 minutes of time spent engaging with the website. Then learn how to appeal to students, alumni, and the world with visual images using Instagram and start getting results fast!  Join us for a demonstration of Pinterest and Instagram and see how both sites can benefit you and Pitt State.

 

Pinterest/Instagram Brown Bag
Overman Student Center  Sunflower Room
February 12th    12:00-1:00 p.m.

  

Linkedin 

What is the world's largest professional network with 225 million members in over 200 countries and territories around the globe? Linkedin! Linkedin is designed to connect the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful.  Join OIS for an IT Brown Bag that demonstrates how to get the most out of Linkedin.

 

Linkedin Brown Bag
Overman Student Center  Sunflower Room
March 12th    12:00-1:00 p.m.