Training Workshops are offered to the Providence College community on various Microsoft programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint and Outlook. All workshops are hands-on and instructor driven. Current schedules are sent out to the campus via email, as well as updated on this site. Workshops can be designed and customized for departments based upon the needs of the staff.
To signup for a workshop, suggest a workshop, provide workshop feedback or request department-wide training, please use the form buttons on the left.
Our current schedule is as follows:
25LIVE for Requestors
Download 25LIVE Handout
This workshop is for those on campus who need to request non-academic space using 25live. This session will cover how to login, create an event, add details for your event and select locations. Learn how to search for events that you have requested. We will take a look at how to find space availability and see what events are taking place across campus.
- 2/11: 9:30 - 10:30 AM in Accinno 207
- 3/25: 9:30 - 10:30 AM in Accinno 207
- 4/11: 9:30 - 10:30 AM in Accinno 207
Excel Shortcuts and Functions
Download Excel Shortcuts and Functions Handout
Learn shortcuts for moving & inserting columns and automatically filling in number sequences. Manipulate and filter data. Create formulas and find out how to summarize large amounts of data by using subtotals and pivot tables.
- 2/14: 9:30 - 10:45 AM in Accinno 202
- 3/4: 9:30 - 10:45 AM in Accinno 202
- 4/15: 9:30 - 10:45 AM in Accinno 202
Download Word Merge Handout
Create letters and labels using Microsoft Word's merge function. Create emails by merging your email with Excel data. Learn how to format zip codes and dollar amounts for your merge output.
- 2/28: 9:30 - 10:30 AM in Accinno 207
Outlook Task Management
Download Outlook Task Management Handout
Need a way to keep track of all your tasks and emails that need your attention? Need help keeping track of all the tasks you need to get done? This workshop shows you how to manage all your tasks and emails using the task feature in Outlook. Configure Outlook to track all your work but only show you the current list that you need to work on. Use the task option to track projects and multi-step tasks.
- 2/25: 9:30 - 10:45 AM in Accinno 207
- 3/28: 9:30 - 10:45 AM in Accinno 202