IT News

NEW! Professional Development Courses for Faculty and Staff

Continuing this semester, the Division of IT will be offering a professional development service in the core applications of the Microsoft Office 2016 suite: Word, Excel, Outlook, OneDrive, and Skype for Business. This is your opportunity to increase your efficiency and productivity and save time by learning many of the features and functionalities of Microsoft Office. Get the training you need to develop basic and advanced skills that can be applied immediately to your job. Expand your knowledge with these courses!

Workshops –

For Spring Semester 2017, workshops are scheduled as follows:

Class Date Time Location
       
Outlook Beginner – Part 1 of 2 March 21 10:00 to 11:30 Forsyth 312
Outlook Beginner – Part 2 of 2 March 28 10:00 to 11:30 Camp 139
Outlook Intermediate – Part 1 of 2 April 4 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
Outlook Intermediate – Part 2 of 2 April 11 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
Outlook Advanced – Part 1 of 2 April 18 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
Outlook Advanced – Part 2 of 2 April 25 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
       
Word Beginner – Part 1 of 2 March 20 1:30 to 3:00 Camp 139
Word Beginner – Part 2 of 2 March 27 1:30 to 3:00 Forsyth 312
Word Intermediate – Part 1 of 2 April 3 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406
Word Intermediate – Part 2 of 2 April 10 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406
Word Advanced – Part 1 of 2 April 17 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406
Word Advanced – Part 2 of 2 April 24 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406
       
Excel Beginner – Part 1 of 2 March 23 10:00 to 11:30 Forsyth 312
Excel Beginner – Part 2 of 2 March 30 10:00 to 11:30 Camp 139
Excel Intermediate – Part 1 of 2 April 6 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
Excel Intermediate – Part 2 of 2 April 13 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
Excel Advanced – Part 1 of 2 April 20 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
Excel Advanced – Part 2 of 2 April 27 10:00 to 11:30 Belk 406
       
OneDrive March 22 1:30 to 3:00 Camp 139
OneDrive April 5 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406
Skype for Business March 29 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406
Skype for Business April 12 1:30 to 3:00 Belk 406

Online Learning – allows you to improve software skills with self-paced, interactive, and engaging online training available anytime, anywhere.

This site is designed to help you access and take advantage of all the Microsoft E-Learning courses available to you by Western Carolina University:

  • Microsoft Office 2016 Suite, all levels
  • Microsoft Office 2013 Suite, all levels
  • Microsoft Project titles
  • SharePoint titles
  • Visio titles

To sign-in, visit http://onlinelearning.microsoft.com select Office 365 account, and enter your WCUid and password.

Requirements/Limitations

Workshops are presented on WCU’s Cullowhee campus unless otherwise indicated or scheduled.

Eligibility

Faculty and Staff with an active WCUid.

Registration

To register for a workshop visit http://register4training.wcu.edu or:

Contact the IT Help Desk
Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m – 6:30 p.m.
Closed weekends and university holidays
Call: 227-7487 or 866-928-7487 (toll free)
E-mail: ithelp@wcu.edu
Log in: Online Help Desk/IT Self-Service http://help.wcu.edu
Visit the Technology Commons
On the ground floor of Hunter Library
For walk-up technology assistance for faculty, staff and students
See our hours at tc.wcu.edu

More Information

Please visit http://training.wcu.edu for a repository of other training types and materials available to WCU faculty, staff, and students.

Charge for this Service

No charge