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Tech Bites – Spring 2018

Join our NCTS training staff for Tech Bites! The Tech Bites training series includes short-topic technology sessions paired with a yummy treat, kind of like a snack-sized lunch and learn!

All sessions will be from 11-11:45 AM and will follow the schedule below:

  • Jan. 25 – Effective Meetings
  • Feb. 8 – Excel: Special Treatment
  • Feb. 22 – Email Power Tips
  • March 8 – Free Graphics and the Rules to Follow
  • March 22 – Excel: Data Cleanup
  • April 12 – Zoom: Polls
  • April 26 – Box: Creating a& Organizing Folders

Registration is necessary to ensure trainers are fully prepared for the session. Let us know if you’ll be joining us at training@engr.psu.edu.

Tech Bites – Fall 2017

Join our NCTS training staff for Tech Bites! The Tech Bites training series includes short-topic technology sessions paired with a yummy treat, kind of like a snack-sized lunch and learn!

All sessions will be from 11-11:30 AM and will follow the schedule below:

  • Sept. 7 – Living in a Box (cloud-based file storage at Penn State)
  • Sept. 21 – Email: What Do Your Words Say?
  • Oct. 5 – Color-Coding Excel
  • Oct. 19 – Microsoft Graphics: R.I.P. Clipart
  • Nov. 2 – Peace Out: Planning to be Out of the Office
  • Nov. 16 – Yammer: Social Media at Work

Registration is necessary to ensure trainers are fully prepared for the session. Let us know if you’ll be joining us at training@engr.psu.edu.

Sites at Penn State: Creating a New Site

Penn State faculty, staff, and students can create websites for free using Sites at Penn State. To get started, visit http://sites.psu.edu/ and click on Create a Site. Then, you can designate your site address and site title. View the video below to see the creation process.

You can create up to 25 sites per user and up to five sites per day. If your needs require a larger limit, contact the Sites Help Desk.