ERT Weds Workshops 2019

The ERT Wednesday Workshops are hands-on learning experiences that enable our community to explore new tools and technologies and to learn about the varied expertise and resources available to them at the College. The series of workshops also aims to help students develop information, creative, and technical skills that complement an education in the liberal arts and sciences.

Wednesday Workshops are intended for Yale-NUS College community.


Audio Production 101
Step into the recording studio to learn some useful tips on how to use professional sound equipment to create your podcasts, voice narration and more.

Time: 3 – 4pm
Date: 17 April
Venue: Recording Studio (Limit to 12 pax due to studio size)

Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/audio-production-101-tickets-54964543429


Previous Workshops

Visual Analytics: Introduction to Tableau

Learn how to use the Tableau software to display your data using visual analysis techniques! Create an interactive dashboard which can be published online. No coding required.

Venue: Computer Lab

Date:  10 April
Time: 3pm-4pm

Register:https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/visual-analytics-introduction-to-tableau-tickets-54964235508


Citation Management: Zotero

Learn how to use Zotero to manage your research and create bibliographies. Using the original ideas of others must be cited through proper attribution and citation. By using tools like Zotero authors can give credit to original ideas easily. During the workshop, you will install and use Zotero in order to save citations, manage our personal library, and create beautiful bibliographies.  https://www.zotero.com/

Please bring your laptop to get the most out of this session.

Date:  3 April
Time: 3pm-4pm
Venue: Program Room 2

Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/citation-management-zotero-tickets-54961007854


Carpentry DIY: Bedside Organiser Stand
Date:  27 March
Time: 3pm-5pm
Venue:  Carpentry Studio
Limited to first 8 students.

Join us in the carpentry studio to learn about the tools that are available for your use. The workshop will include a hands-on activity, and the finished product will be a bedside organiser stand. This is a 2-hour workshop to allow you enough time to finish the product. You may also have time to etch the finished project upstairs in the Fabrication Studio.

Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/carpentry-diy-bedside-organiser-stand-tickets-54960864425


Fabrication Studio DIY: How to use the Laser Engraving/Cutting machine

Create a keychain using the logo you previously created in the Illustrator workshop. If you didn’t attend the logo workshop bring a .png/.ai file that can be used for the etching.
Using the Ai file from the previous workshop, you’ll be able to turn it into a physical keychain. You will learn how to use the Fabrication studio safely with a hands-on activity using the laser engraving/cutting tool.
Limited to first 6 students.

  • Learn the basics of the laser cutter/engraver.
  • Learn how to turn on the air assist pump, extractor and the extractor.
  • Learn Adobe Illustrator print settings for the engraver.
  • Engrave!

SAFETY NOTE:  Please wear covered shoes and long hair should be pulled back.

Date:  20 March
Time: 3 – 5
Venue: Fabrication Studio (Studio 4)
Limited to first 6 students.

Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/fabrication-studio-diy-how-to-use-the-laser-engravingcutting-machine-tickets-54900858947


Create a Simple Logo with Adobe Illustrator

Join us for an introduction to Illustrator and learn techniques to create a simple logo.  This is part 1 of 2 workshops by the Fabrication Studio.

Please come into the workshop with a rough idea of the logo you would like to create.

Date:  13 March
Time: 3 5pm
Venue: Computer Lab

Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/create-a-simple-logo-with-adobe-illustrator-tickets-54900610203


Carpentry DIY: Bedside Organiser Stand

Join us in the carpentry studio to learn about the tools that are available for your use. The workshop will include a hands-on activity, and the finished product will be a bedside organiser stand. This is a 2-hour workshop to allow you enough time to finish the product. You may also have time to etch the finished project upstairs in the Fabrication Studio.

Date: 6 March
Time: 3pm-5pm
Venue:  Carpentry Studio

Registerhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/carpentry-diy-bedside-organiser-stand-tickets-54838728112


Citation Management: Mendeley
Learn how to use Mendeley to manage your research and create bibliographies. Using original ideas of others must be cited through proper attribution and citation. By using tools like Mendeley authors can give credit to original ideas easily. During the workshop, you will install and use Mendeley in order to save citations, manage your personal library, and create beautiful bibliographies. We will also delve into some of the collaborative and social features of Mendeley that distinguish it from other citation management systems. https://www.mendeley.com/

Date:  20 February
Time: 330 430pm
Venue: Program Room 2
Please bring your laptop to get the most out of this session.

Register todayhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/citation-management-mendeley-tickets-54837103252

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Video Production 101
Step into the recording studio and learn how to use lights, microphones, and the green screen the way pros do!

Date: 16 January
Time: 3 – 4:30 pm
Venue: Recording Studio (Limit to 12 pax due to studio size)

Register todayhttps://www.eventbrite.sg/e/video-production-101-tickets-54685224980


Introduction to Stage Lighting
Step into the Blackbox and learn the principles of stage lighting and learn how to manipulate lights to create various lighting effect for performances.

Date: 23 January
Time: 3 – 4 pm
Venue:  Blackbox

Register today: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/introduction-to-stage-lighting-tickets-54791760631


Spatial Patterns (GIS): Hot Spot Analysis
Have you wondered how to analyse patterns in spatial data? Or how to use data to promote data-driven decision making? Learn how to supplement your data with concrete numbers and statistics by creating a hot spot analysis. The techniques learned will be useful if you are intending to identify spatial patterns in your data and transform them visually.

Date: 30 January
T
ime: 4 – 5.30pm
Venue: Computer Lab

Register Today: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/introduction-to-gis-hands-on-session-tickets-54687844816


Citation Management: Zotero
Learn how to use Zotero to manage your research and create bibliographies. Using original ideas of others must be cited through proper attribution and citation. By using tools like Zotero authors can give credit to original ideas easily. During the workshop, you will install and use Zotero in order to save citations, manage your personal library, and create beautiful bibliographies.  https://www.zotero.com/

Date: 13 February
Time: 330 – 430pm
Venue
: Program Room 2
Please bring your laptop to get the most out of this session.

Register today: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/citation-management-zotero-tickets-54688156749