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STS: Excel 1

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Attending STS Sessions Online

All Software Training for Students workshops sessions are currently being delivered remotely via Zoom. Our room can be accessed from the following link:


To attend the workshops, we recommend the following:

  1. Enroll in the STS Canvas Course (if you are not already enrolled)
  2. After enrolling, click the following link to join our Zoom room
  3. Recommended: Download the Class Files before attending your scheduled workshop.

IMPORTANT: The entire Microsoft Office Suite is free for all UW-Madison students to download on up to 5 devices. To do so, go to this website, sign in with your school email, and from the “Install Office” menu from the right side, click on “Office 365 Apps” to prompt the download. We recommend you download the software a day before your scheduled workshop.

This workshop is an introduction to working with data in Excel. Students will learn spreadsheet terminology, the basics of the Excel interface, how to create and edit spreadsheets, and how to generate charts and graphs from data.

Topics include:

  • Navigating the Excel environment
  • Entering and editing data
  • Using formulas and functions
  • Viewing, sorting, and filtering data
  • Charting
  • Printing

Workshop Manual and Class Files:

Training Manual

Class Files

Note: these files are available through the STS Canvas course. If you are not enrolled, click here to enroll


Anyone interested in learning how to work with data in Excel.


Basic computing skills.

Note: Software Training for Students services are only available to currently registered undergraduate or graduate students of UW-Madison. Faculty, staff and former students are not eligible to attend our training workshops or consultations.


Wednesday, July 24, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Room B1144A, DeLuca Biochemistry Building
420 Henry Mall
Madison, WI United States


Primary Trainer
Josiah Tamsen
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