Available Courses


Outlook 2016

Category: Microsoft

This course is designed for those who want to know how to use Microsoft Outlook to manage their time and information in email.

  • Explore and navigate the Outlook interface
  • Customize the interface
  • Perform basic email functions
  • Organize email messages with folders
  • Manage your calendar
  • Create and manage contacts
  • Add and manage Tasks & Notes

Word Tips & Tricks

Category: Microsoft

This workshop covers a collection of tips & tricks that can help you save time and effort in your work schedule!

Excel's Time Saving Shortcuts!

Category: Microsoft

This workshop is for those who want to learn about Excel's many easy to use shortcuts that that will instantly make you more proficient, and save you time.

  • Repeat a Formula to Multiple Cells
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Adjust Width of Multiple Columns/Rows at a time
  • Copy a Pattern of Numbers or Even Dates
  • Tab Between Worksheets
  • Format Painter
  • Transpose data from row-column to column-row orientation
  • Name ranges of data for quick navigation & selecting
  • Show/hide formulas 
  • Plus many more!

SmartArt Graphics for Word, Excel & PowerPoint

Category: Microsoft

SmartArt graphics are visual representations of information used in PowerPoint, Word & Excel.  They help you illustrate processes and make points in a powerful visual way instead of using text.  There are more than 80 layouts offered by SmartArt graphics to use in your presentations, documents and spreadsheets.

  • Create SmartArt graphics based on existing text 
  • Create SmartArt from scratch
  • Edit the look and layout of SmartArt graphics to fit your content

Word Lists & Tables

Category: Microsoft

This course is designed for those who want to work with Lists & Tables in a Word document to improve readability and make the document visually appealing, and makes the information more accessible.

  • Create, sort, renumber, and customize a numbered & bulleted list
  • Create a table
  • Sort table data
  • Control Cell Layout
  • Perform calculations in the table


Lynda.com is available to all faculty & staff. This is an online learning company offering thousands of video courses in software, creative and business skills.

Instructions To Set Up Your Account:
  • Go to www.lynda.com
  • Click Login
  • Log in through your organization or school and enter www.umich.edu
  • Authenticate using your Ann Arbor credentials at the Cosign weblogin
  • Verify your information and click confirm
  • 1st time user click No, I’ve never had an account
  • Verify name and enter your email address (uniqname@umflint.edu)

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