Want to see if your technology skills are up to snuff? Try these exercises!

Word Processing Basics: Format a short document, with page breaks and simple graphics.

Word Processing 2 – Newsletter: Create a newsletter for a fictional organization.

Word Processing 3: Editing, review and collaboration.

PowerPoint Basics: Create a simple presentation with basic formatting, plus check on basic presentation skills.


Excel 1: Navigating and Formatting: Download these instructions to review navigating, formatting and auto-fill.

Excel 2: Functions and Formulas: Try your hand at quantitative problem solving with Excel, using formulas to assign various weights to different votes.

FYS Excel: Navigating and Formatting + Making Charts: (Especially for science FYS sections) Download these instructions to review navigating, formatting and auto-fill, then move on to turning data into charts.


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