U2 workshops listed

Below are U2 workshops for July 11-19. Visit our web site for more.

Creative Desktop Publishing: July 11 and 12, 8 a.m. to noon, 235 Starcher Hall, Graphic Communication Lab. Fee is $85 (eight hours total). Learn to create visually appealing posters, flyers, newsletters and more. This is a hands-on workshop that includes using computers and printers to produce your design. Participants are encouraged to bring project ideas to complete. Presenter: Lynda Kenney, Department of Technology.

Employees Privacy and the Law: July 11, 9 to 11 a.m., 305 Twamley Hall. How far can an employer go in making decisions on issues related to privacy in the workplace? Presenter: Joy Johnson and Desi Sporbert.

Defensive Driving: July 11, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Room 16-18, Swanson Hall. This workshop is required by state fleet for all UND employees who drive state vehicles on a regular (monthly) basis, received a traffic violation, or had an accident while operating a state vehicle. Employees are encouraged to bring a family member (spouse and/or dependents). This workshop may also reduce your North Dakota insurance premiums and could possibly remove points from your driving record. Presenter: Mike Holmes.

Digital Photography for Beginners: July 18 and 19, 8 a.m. to noon, 235 Starcher Hall, Graphic Communication Lab. Fee is $85 (eight hours total). This hands-on workshop is an introduction to the practice of digital photography, including the basics of digital cameras, photographic composition, and an introduction to Adobe PhotoShop software. Participants will learn about the digital imaging process and how to create interesting and appealing digital images. Participants are required to bring their digital cameras and manuals to the workshop. Presenter: Lynda Kenney, Department of Technology.

Records Retention and E-Mail: July 19, 10 to 11 a.m., Memorial Room, Memorial Union. Learn what role e-mail plays in an organization, UND policy and best practices for retaining e-mail messages. Presenter: Chris Austin, records manager.

Please reserve your seat by registering with U2 by: Phone, 777-2128; E-mail, U2@mail.und.nodak.edu, or online at www.conted.und.edu/U2/. Please Include: (1) Workshop Title/ Date, (2) Name, (3) Department, (4) Position, (5) Box number, (6) Phone number, (7) E-mail, and (8) How you first learned about this workshop? Thank you for registering in advance; it helps us plan for materials and number of seats.
-- Julie Sturges, Program Assistant, U2, U2@mail.und.nodak.edu, 777-2128