Do you need to type in Arabic? Have you heard about Skype but need help to get started using it? How exactly do you create an enhanced podcast? You're always welcome to get personal instruction in the Global Studio, but the Studio faculty and student staff also create instructions to answers these questions and many more. Please contact us for more information or if you don't find something you need.

Tips for Office 2007/2008
Office 2007 Tips and Tricks

Changes in the Studio workstations require revisions to these instructions. Until they are posted, please ask a Studio Assistant for help with scanning.

Multilingual Computing

Typing Roman/Western European languages: Windows XP Windows Vista Mac

Typing in Arabic: WindowsXP Windows Vista Mac

Voice Recording
Using Audacity (on your own computer)
Using Audacity in the Global Studio: Windows Mac

World Television
Watching World TV (UR satellites and cable)

Social Networking
Blogs and Wikis
Twitter and Microblogging

Conversations with Skype (Mac)
Conversations with Skype (PC)

Using podcasts 1
Using podcasts 2

FLEX Session Handouts
FLEX Session, February 2007
Includes information on one-to-many communication and suggested activities

FLEX Session, September 2007 Storytelling Photo Archive
Includes information on international media, Skype, digital storytelling, and Second Life