Workshops and Events

Below are some of the upcoming workshops and events of interest to GW faculty, instructors, and teaching assistants. See all upcoming workshops on the GW Libraries website.

Getting Started with VoiceThread

Tuesday, February 7, 2023 2–3pm

Learn more about VoiceThread, a web-based application that allows users to share and have conversations around media.

Blackboard: Grade Center

Thursday, February 9, 2023 11am–12pm

Learn how to manage the Blackboard grade center and calculate grades.

Working with Real Data in Tableau

Friday, February 10, 2023 10am–12pm

This workshop provides a more in-depth exploration of manipulating data in Tableau.

Everything You Need to Know about Adobe Photoshop

Monday, February 13, 2023 10am–12pm

This workshop will walk you through the essential tools and functions of Adobe Photoshop.

Blackboard: Assignments

Monday, February 13, 2023 11am–12pm

Learn about creating assignments, submitting assignments as a student, and grading assignments.

Is a Digital Project Right for My Course?

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 2–3pm

What is a digital project? How might one be good for my course?

Introduction to Python Programming

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 10am–12:30pm

This beginner-level workshop will introduce participants to programming by using Python to focus on the basic concepts that all programming languages build upon.

Blackboard: Using Groups

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 11am–12pm

Participants will learn how to enable and manage group tools as well as viewing and grading group activities such as assignments.

Introduction to Content Management Systems

Thursday, February 16, 2023 1–2pm

Learn the basics of Drupal to create a blog or a website with ease.