Student Training


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The University offers a variety of self-guided training opportunities.

ITSS offers student training, and is available for customized workshops as needed. Watch our training website and digital signs for workshop and training opportunities, including the regularly offered eClasses on Accessibility (important for anyone considering a career in web design).

We offer custom training!

Schedule a training for a group of 8 or more on any University-supported technology by contacting the ITSS Help Desk. The following are popular topics:

  • Google Hangouts
  • Google Apps (Calendar, Drive, Gmail, etc)
  • Kaltura
  • Canvas

Each fall, ITSS offers workshops to incoming students during Bulldog Welcome Week. We try to be sure to offer information that new students to the University will find helpful. If you have suggestions on future topics, please email rmnelson@d.umn.edu.

Getting credit later

Once you’ve done these workshops, keep track of them for your resume or internship applications. Kirby Leadership Institute offers support from Kirby professional staff in presenting the information to hiring managers in a way that appeals to them. Commonly tracked items include:

  • professional development and leadership work
  • course work
  • volunteer hours