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The Sandbox is hosting a series of webinars and online resources with a focus on digital media creation. Visit our webinar calendar to register or to find out more.

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The Sandbox supports a variety of digital assignments through a range of online resources. Access daily live webinars, online modules, cartridges and an assortment of helpful tip sheets and step-by-step guides.

Seneca students and employees are welcome to register for any Sandbox webinar, whether it is for a specific assignment or for general interest. Open webinars are found on our Sandbox webinar calendar. Please contact us if our webinar schedule conflicts with your students' timetable.

 


Learn more about the topics supported by the Sandbox

Creating Infographics

Creating Videos with PowerPoint

Creating Videos with Adobe Spark Video

Creating Websites the Simple Way

Present Virtually

Creating Infographics - Webinar

From road signs, to social media posts, to resumes, infographics play a substantial role in how we consume and share information. In this webinar we will show you how infographics can be used to convey complex information in a concise and visually appealing manner. We will introduce some design tips that will help make your infographic clear and legible. We will also share some freely available resources where you can gather graphics and images that you can use in your infographic without the worry of infringing copyright. Join us as we build an infographic using some free online infographic creators and demonstrate how you can turn PowerPoint into an infographic creation tool.

Please note: Attendees are expected to have a basic understanding of PowerPoint.
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Creating Videos with PowerPoint - Webinar

Animated videos can be a fun and effective way to captivate your audience while sharing important concepts and information. Join us as we demonstrate how you can use presentation software and free online tools to create animated videos, infographics or to pitch a product or idea to potential investors. During this webinar we will also explore the use of narration in your animated videos and discuss how you can safely obtain graphics, images and music without infringing on copyright.

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Attendees are expected to have a basic understanding of PowerPoint highlighted in the webinar.
Apple users can only export video from PowerPoint 2019. An alternative would be to use Keynote.
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Creating a Video With Adobe Spark Video - Webinar

Digital stories can be a fun and effective way to captivate your audience while sharing important concepts and information. Join us as we demonstrate how you can use Adobe Spark Video and other free online tools, to create digital stories. During the webinar we will also explore the use of narration in your digital story and discuss how you can safely obtain graphics, images and music without infringing on copyright.
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No Coding Required – Creating Websites the Simple Way - Webinar

Blogs vs. Websites. Gain an understanding of the benefits of both blogs and websites and determine which format will best suit your project. Learn how design can be a very functional tool in communicating your message and in avoiding cognitive overload. During this webinar we will introduce free tools and readily available resources that will help you create and personalize your own website or blog.
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Presenting Virtually - Webinar (coming soon)

In our changing academic and professional landscape, being able to present online has become an important skill and a great online presentation involves more than memorizing your stuff. Your delivery, composure and strong visual aids all play key factors in an impactful presentation. Join us as we guide you through the process of preparing yourself for an online presentation, including helpful tips for formatting your presentation for an online audience and for creating a slide deck tailored to an online environment.

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