Software Training for Students News

LinkedIn Learning Offers 14,000+ Courses on Technology, Creativity & Business

Fri September 6, 2019

In August, UW-Madison upgraded from Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning, which combines the same high-quality content and learning experience from Lynda.com with an improved recommendation system powered by insights from the millions of professionals on LinkedIn. In addition, students and staff can connect their LinkedIn profiles to display completed courses and receive course suggestions based on…

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Lynda.com Becomes LinkedIn Learning

Thu August 1, 2019

Online learning provider Lynda.com is getting a makeover. Starting on August 14, 2019, the training platform used by UW-Madison students, faculty and staff will be upgraded to LinkedIn Learning with a new interface, new features and the web address linkedin.com/learning. All current Lynda.com training materials will still be available including exercise files and full video…

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STS Helps Student Orgs Promote, Manage & Educate

Tue September 11, 2018

With students returning to campus and activities filling the calendar, the start of the fall semester is always an exciting time of year. For registered student organizations, fall semester means a lot of extra work as well. Raising awareness of the org’s work, recruiting new members and promoting all of the cool events planned can…

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Meet the Trainers of Software Training for Students

Mon February 5, 2018

Free in-person technology workshops and one-on-one project support make Software Training for Students (STS) a popular resource on campus. But one of the best things about STS is that undergrads and grad students receive this help from fellow Badgers. Pavan Kemparaju and Ellen Light are two of the friendly faces that create a welcoming atmosphere…

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J-School Instructor Benefits from Software Training for Students

Mon January 29, 2018

The University of Wisconsin–Madison routinely ranks high in national and international categories and a lot of that is due to our world class faculty and instructional staff. U.S. News & World Report currently ranks the University at 14th in the nation for Best Undergraduate Teaching. Our instructors spend years becoming experts in their respective fields…

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