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Upcoming WICShops

  • Engaging Students Through Technology Lightning Round 2015
    Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2015Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Location: Kislak Center Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, 6th Floor Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Please join us for a spirited round of lightning talks!

  • LinkedIn for Undergraduates
    Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pmPresenter: Jaime Marie Estrada Location: WIC Seminar Room, Rm 124, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    Come to a fun, quick workshop on LinkedIn networking basics. How detailed should your profile...

  • Introduction to APIs: Flickr and Tumblr
    Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2015Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pmPresenter: Molly Des Jardin Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom, Rm 114, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center Come learn about using APIs on popular social media platforms to customize the look...
  • Audio and Video in PowerPoint
    Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015Time: 10:00am - 11:30amPresenter: Vickie Karasic Location: Goldstein Electronic Classroom, Rm 114, VPDLC Library: Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center

    PowerPoint offers a simple yet powerful platform for incorporating audio and...

Technology resources and tutorials

Vitale Digital Media Lab

Vitale Digital 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

Lynda.com Access

You can borrow a Lynda license for one day from the Weigle Information Commons for use from any location.
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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.
Online Tutorials

Recent Blog Posts

  • A Penn Newbie Experience
    April 14, 2015 | lahariu
    Lahari Uppuluri Lahari Uppuluri is an international student from India, working towards her masters degree in nano-technology. As a graduate intern at the WIC and EC, Lahari teaches workshops on Google Tools and PowerPoint. This is her first PennWIC post. It is admissions season again and quite a few people have been getting in touch with me to...
  • Lightning Round on April 22
    April 12, 2015 | Anu Vedantham
    Lightning Round 2015 – April 22, 10:30 AM As part of our Engaging Students Through Technology series, we’re glad to announce Lightning Round 2015 on April 22, 10:30 am to noon, upstairs in the Kislak Center. Join us to explore creative ideas to engage students in a fast-paced format. Each presenter will share a favorite technology tool...
  • Faculty Active Learning Showcase
    April 10, 2015 | Catrice Barrett
        FACULTY ACTIVE LEARNING SHOWCASE Friday, May 1st, 12:30-2pm Lunch-and-Learn Van Pelt Collaborative Classroom     Come enhance your teaching.  Click here to register today.