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STS: Excel 1

Monday, May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Attending STS Sessions Online

All Software Training for Students workshops sessions are currently being delivered virtually via Blackboard Collaborate Ultra and can be accessed from within the STS Canvas course.

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To attend the workshops, do the following:

  1. Enroll in the STS Canvas Course (if you are not already enrolled)
  2. After enrolling, click the link to our BB Collaborate Ultra page
  3. Find the name of the workshop you'd like to attend and click the Join Session button.
  4. Recommended: Download the Class Files before attending your scheduled workshop.

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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.


Monday, May 18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Primary Trainer
Bobby Dubel
Vinayak Malik
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