2011-2012

Computer Study Group

September 2011

7 Introduction & plans for the year – Jerry Niebaum(19) Wedding Video
14 Computers & Theater – Mark Reaney(23) Inst. for Exp. Virtual Reality
21 YouTube on Surface Computing – Jerry Niebaum(19) Surface Computing
28 Apple time – Intro to the Mac – Kyle Savage

October

5 Kindle Electronic Book – Judy Niebaum(26) Amazon
12 Android Tablet Computers, alternatives to the iPad – Jerry Niebaum(23) CNet
19 Dr. Fixit – Jerry Niebaum(19)
26 Google – Education Initiatives & The Khan Academy – Jerry Niebaum(19)

November

2  Technology in Education – Doug Golick(17)
9 Google Tools – Translation, Books, Calendar, & more – Jerry Niebaum(17)
16 Intro to Quicken – Margery McElwee(19)
23 (no session – Thanksgiving break)
30 Apple time, iPad – Jerry Niebaum(21)

December

7 Knology, where are we headed? – Rod Kutemeier(24)
14 Blog, Blogger, Blogging – Jerry Niebaum(18)
21 Computer Lab, Memorial Union – Richard K. & Jerry N.(4)
28 (no session – Christmas break)

January

PayPal – Richard Kershenbaum(23)
11 Training Opportunities at KU – Brad Rankin(19)
18 Kindle Fire – Jerry Niebaum(21)
25 Lawrence Virtual SchoolKeith Wilson(20)

February

1 Electronics in Automobiles – Richard Kershenbaum(24)
8 Scams – Dave Greenbaum(20)
15 Facebook – Why should I? – Jerry Niebaum(21)
22 Dr. Fixit – Jerry Niebaum(18)
29 YouTube and You – Jerry Niebaum(22)

March

Smart phones – Richard Kershenbaum(27)
14 cancelled – technical problems
21 (Spring break – no session)
28 Using the Internet for Genealogy – Ron Schorr(27)

April

4 Technology Planning for the nation – George Strawn (via Skype)(15)
11 Technology Futures – Jerry Niebaum(23)
18 Electronic Resources at Lawrence Public Library – Lynn Koenig(19)
25 WordPress and the Endacott Web – Jerry Niebaum(13)

May

2 The KU web site – Corey Stone, University Relations(16)
9 Using Internet resources to plan a vacation – Jerry Niebaum(20)
16 Computer Assisted Rapid Prototyping – Lorin Maletsky
23 Creative letter writing with Microsoft Word – Jerry Niebaum
30 Review, wrap-up, futures for Computer Study – Jerry Niebaum

June – Apple month – organized by Earl Schweppe & Vic Wallace

6 – Problems and Solutions Vic and Earl with help from JM Angotti, Apple Campus Rep
13 – Topics to be announced Jeffrey Lewis, Training Specialist, KU Information Services
20 – Servicing and Upgrading your Mac Corbin Soliday, KU Union Tech Shop Service
27 – Topics to be announced Jeffrey Lewis, Training Specialist, KU Information Services

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