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April WICshops Calendar

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Upcoming WICShops

  • Accessibiliy in Presentations
    Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pmPresenter: Alice McGrath, Dan Chung Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    This workshop focuses on applying the principles of Universal Design in Learning (UDL)...

  • Social Media Necessities, Session II: Facebook and Instagram (part 2 of a Digital Fluencies series)
    Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pmPresenter: Penn Libraries Weigle Information Commons Location: Weigle Teaching Seminar Room (Rm 402), VPDLC, WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Are you an academic,...

  • Social Media Necessities, Session III: Twitter Networks (part 3 of a Digital Fluencies series)
    Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pmPresenter: Penn Libraries Weigle Information Commons Location: WIC Seminar Room Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Are you an academic, undergraduate, or graduate student wondering how to build...

  • Digital Literacies, Social Media, Session I: LinkedIn and Personal Websites
    Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pmPresenter: Penn Libraries Weigle Information Commons Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Are you an academic, undergraduate, or graduate student wondering how to...

Technology resources and tutorials

student working in the media lab

The Vitale Digital Media Lab in the Weigle Information Commons provides walk-in assistance with video creation, animation, graphic design, poster design and borrowing equipment such as video cameras.

Vitale Digital Media Lab

Success Stories

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Online Tutorials

Our online tutorials are a great way to get started with a variety of technologies. They supplement our in-person and online workshops.

Recent Blog Posts

  • Van Pelt Study Breaks
    April 28, 2017 | pakstisj
    Study Breaks are once again hitting Van-Pelt Dietrich Library Center and the Education Commons to close out the semester and get you through finals. This end-of-semester tradition is designed to provide a fun outlet for the stress finals and papers can bring. This year you can find a variety of activities and snacks throughout the library. Snacks ...
  • Students, We Want Your Voices!
    April 06, 2017 | Vickie Karasic
    WIC is turning 11 years old this month, and we’re planning to give the space a refresh! If you are an undergraduate who studies at WIC, we’d like to hear your voice. We are holding student focus groups throughout April to get feedback on how we might improve our spaces and services to better accommodate student needs. We will have...
  • Digital Fluencies / Web Design / SEO workshops at Weigle this month!
    April 04, 2017 | jaimemariee
    This month is packed full of workshop goodness at Weigle!  To help you build your web presence and take control of your digital footprint, graduate interns Chava Spivak-Birndorf and Jaime Marie Estrada are teaching a series of complementary workshops on social media, digital fluencies, and web design. Here’s are some quick tips to give you a...