Learning Commons Workshops


The Learning Commons hosts a variety of workshops and programs designed to support and inspire you on your learning, research, and creative journeys. Led by Learning Commons’ partners, sessions are scheduled throughout the semester. Current offerings will be posted as soon as they’re available. If you’d like to suggest a workshop topic, please send a note to: learningcommons@miami.edu.

Technology Assistance Program (TAP) Workshops

The University of Miami’s Technology Assistance Program (TAP) offers a variety of workshops within the Learning Commons that enhance the existing academic services at the Richter Library by bridging the gap between academics and technology through guided consultations and workshops.  Topics include:

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint

The following remote workshops are being offered during the Fall 2020 semester. To register, please click on the CLICK HERE of the workshop you wish to attend, and you will be redirected to the TAP Workshop page to complete your registration:  TAP Training Schedule FALL 2020-1.

Data Services Workshops

Data Services at the University of Miami Libraries offers a “Working with Data” workshop series every semester. This series of seminars and workshops is designed for students, staff, and faculty who are undertaking research in any discipline.  Topics include:

  • Data Analysis Software Instruction (R, SPSS, SAS, and Tableau)
  • Research Data Management
  • GIS Software Instruction: Introduction to ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Pro

Learn more and register to attend:  Working with Data Workshop Series.

Camner Center for Academic Resources Workshops

The Camner Center workshops are designed to instruct students on specific academic skills and strategies to enhance  academic performance.  Topics often include:

  • Time management and organization
  • Note-taking
  • Reading strategies
  • Test-taking strategies

Learn more and register to attend:  Fall 2020 Academic Workshops.