Appointment Types

3D Design

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 60-minute blocks.

  • Using Tinkercad to learn beginning of 3D modeling
  • Consultations on Blender depends on available, trained consultants

3D Printer Training

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • We require that students be trained in using the 3D printer before they are allowed to work independently.
  • Once you have been trained, you will be added to a site where you can reserve the 3D printer for use. You will only be able to reserve and use the printer when the Digital Knowledge Center is open.

Audio Editing

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Editing audio using Soundtrap or Audacity or other audio editing software
  • Discovering copyright-free audio resources for projects
  • Tutoring on advanced software like Adobe Audition or Logic Pro depends on available, trained service providers

Digital Project Consulting

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 60-minute blocks.

  • Students sit down with a tutor to get help on brainstorming and execution of a digital project 
  • A series of three tutorials: brainstorming, normal DKC tutorial, feedback and review

Domain Migration

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • For graduating seniors who want to migrate their information off of the Domain of One’s Own server and onto another 
  • Migrating involves paying for your new hosting company, so bring a payment method (credit or debit card) with you to this tutorial
  • Can also involve deleting or downloading your website

Domain of One’s Own Sign-up

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 60-minute blocks.

  • Signing up on Domain of One’s Own
  • Installing WordPress or other software onto your domain
  • Organizing your domain
  • Working with WordPress on your domain (creating content, changing your theme, etc.)

Domains / WordPress / UMW Blogs

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Working through issues encountered on your site
  • If you are encountering a particular issue, please put this in the notes of your appointment booking

Excel

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Help learning to navigate excel
  • If you need help with a particular feature of excel, please put this in the notes of your appointment booking

Graphic Design

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Using Vectr or Adobe Illustrator to create logos and vector graphics
  • Finding copyright-free materials to edit or remix

HCC Production Studio Training

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 60-minute blocks.

  • We require that students be trained in using the equipment in the Charnoff Advanced Media Production Studio before they are allowed to work independently in the studio
  • In addition to booking a tutorial, you MUST also reserve the studio for the time of your appointment (through 25 Live Express Scheduler); you may wish to check on the availability of the studio before making your appointment
  • Once you have been trained, your name will be added to a list of approved users. You will only be able to reserve and use the room when the Hurley Convergence Center Front Desk is open and desk aides are on duty

HTML & CSS

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Assisting with HTML or CSS coding for a website project or for editing a site 
  • Does NOT involve teaching HTML and CSS, please come with a basic understanding of the task and the tutors will try their best to assist you from there

InDesign

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Adobe’s software for design, layout, and desktop publishing
  • A more advanced way than Canva or Piktochart to create posters, flyers, and infographics

Infographic Tools

Duration: This apointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Using Canva or Piktochart to create infographics
  • Consultants will help you make compelling and comprehensive graphics

Mapping & Timeline Tools

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Using online tools to create interactive maps and/or timelines
  • Tools include, but are not limited to: Timeline JS, StoryMap JS, PlacePress, and ArcGIS Story Maps.
  • If you have been assigned a particular mapping or timeline tool, please indicate that in the notes of your appointment booking

Omeka

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Using an alternative content management system (CMS), consultants will help you create and share curated media-rich exhibits or digital collections
  • Especially useful for archival purposes
  • Used with Domain of One’s One

Online Tools

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Working with tools such as YouTube, Zoom, Canvas, Slack, Teams in support of distance learning.
  • Help learning to navigate these tools.

Photo Editing

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

Podcast Studio Training

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • We require that students be trained in using the equipment in the podcast studio before they are allowed to work independently in the studio.
  • Once you have been trained, you will be added to a site where you can reserve the Podcast Studio for use. You will only be able to reserve and use the room when the Digital Knowledge Center is open.

Presentation & Recording Tools

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

Video Editing (Basic)

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Using iMovie or OpenShot to edit or combine videos 
  • Footage has already been recorded or student needs help discovering copyright-free video resources

Video Editing (Advanced)

Duration: This appointment is scheduled in 30-minute blocks.

  • Using Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro (available on all computers in the Hurley Convergence Center) to edit or combine videos
  • Footage has already been recorded or student needs help discovering copyright-free video resources
  • Involves much more complex and sophisticated software than the basic video editing tutorial to give the user a plethora of options

Unsure/Other

If you are unsure, or the specific tool you need help with isn’t listed, select this option. We may not be experts in what you are looking for, but we have lots of experience tracking down resources on technologies and digital tools. We will do our best to help!

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