Software Training for Students News

Tech Tips from Software Training for Students

Fri March 3, 2017

Every Tuesday this academic year, Software Training for Students (STS) shares tech tips on DoIT’s facebook and twitter accounts to help connect students to the free Technology Workshops available to them. The STS calendar is full of 2-4 hour workshops on software tools like Photoshop, Excel, HTML, Python, and more. But everyone can benefit from…

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STS Offers One-on-One Help for Students

Fri February 24, 2017

If you’re a student struggling with a project or want to take it to the next level to ensure an A, trainers from Software Training for Students (STS) are available to help! The Ask a Trainer program helps students troubleshoot software issues and choose the right tools and techniques for the job. During the Fall…

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ITA Madison Juniors Take on Internships and Scratch

Tue June 28, 2016

We’re in the first summer session’s final week of the Information Technology Academy summer internship program. For the past two weeks, rising ITA Madison juniors have spent mornings at internships on UW-Madison’s campus and the afternoons doing technology coursework, which included learning Scratch, a free programming language used to create interactive stories, games and animations.…

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STS Partners with DesignLab to Expand Services

Mon March 28, 2016

This semester, Software Training for Students‘s Ask a Trainer project support program began offering open consultation hours in the DesignLab space in College Library 2250. All students are welcome to drop-in from 4:00-7:00PM on Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays during the academic year without an appointment. Students can work one-on-one with a knowledgeable STS trainer on…

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STS Shines in Badger Herald Article

Fri March 4, 2016

On February 29, 2016, Software Training for Students (STS) was featured in a Badger Herald article written by undergraduate student Cadence Bambenek. The student-run newspaper shared the article in print, on their website and with their almost 6,000 Facebook fans and 14,000 Twitter followers. Our student trainers, Nolan Tenpas and Allan Almeida, featured prominently in…

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