Poster Design Tips & Tricks for Microsoft Publisher

Want to learn how to make really attractive posters, but don’t have the time to learn InDesign. Do you know how to use PowerPoint and Word already? Then publisher is the perfect platform for you! This workshop will discuss design concepts and go over tips and tricks for using Microsoft Publisher. You’ll be making stunning posters in no time!

Location: 
Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203
Date: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Data Lab Instructor: 
Carolyn Talmadge

Today's
Hours

7:45am - 1:00am

Workshops This Month And Beyond

All Workshops

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203

Are you planning to incorporate images, text, data, or other material created by someone else into a project, and wondering what’s allowed? Are you interested in learning more about your rights to your own work? This workshop will provide an introduction to copyright, Fair Use, and licenses in order to facilitate creating and sharing your project.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Anderson 318

Location: SEC - Anderson Wing, Room 318

Designed to replace paper notebooks, a LabArchives Digital Notebook can be used to document ideas, notes, research, experiments, and procedures. They are designed for intuitive use, ease of search, copying and versioning. They support collaboration with many users and includes access controls. In this workshop you will be provided an overview of the LabArchives Digital Notebook. We will go over the feature tools and show you the benefits of moving from a paper to a Digital Notebook.

This is a hands on introductory workshop will limited seats. Laptops with be provide during the training session but feel free to bring your own. And your Tufts account is required to log into the LabArchives Digital Notebook solution.

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203

Data is an essential part of your research, but keeping track of it can be tricky and data management plans are an increasingly important component of project planning. In this workshop we will talk about the tools and strategies that you can use to manage your data from collection all the way through to when you want to put it somewhere to be preserved.

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203

Sick of using only PowerPoint to make presentations? Esri Story Maps are web applications that let authors combine beautiful, interactive maps with narrative text, striking images, and multimedia including video. Impress your professors, bosses or friends with these attractive and easy to use applications while bringing your story to life. Story maps can be embedded in web pages and truly up your presentation game!

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Location: Tisch Library 223

Yes, Zotero automatically formats your citations and bibliographies, and so much more! Use it to pull sources and pdf’s from databases and the web with one click, organize your research and take notes about each item, and format in whatever citation style you want. All free. All open source. All awesome.

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203

Charts, graphs, maps, and infographics are a great way to communicate research, but not all visualizations are created equal. In this workshop we will talk about the ways that you can create truthful and effective visualizations and look at a series of examples to see how visualizations can go terribly wrong. We will also start to work with Tableau to make attractive visualizations.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203

Want to learn how to make really attractive posters, but don’t have the time to learn InDesign. Do you know how to use PowerPoint and Word already? Then publisher is the perfect platform for you! This workshop will discuss design concepts and go over tips and tricks for using Microsoft Publisher. You’ll be making stunning posters in no time!

Friday, November 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Tisch Library, Data Lab, Room 203