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Technology Training Services Computer Training Update Fall 2002

New this Fall: Macromedia MX, Macromedia Dreamweaver MX is Penn's newest recommended product for web authoring. This new version of Dreamweaver includes support for ASP.NET, Cold Fusion, JSP and PHP. New features include accessibility support and enhanced support for XHTML and CSS. As part of the MX Studio suite of applications, Dream-weaver MX integrates with Macromedia Flash and Fireworks MX more seamlessly than ever. On campus courses include:

Upgrade your skills to Office XP: If you already know Microsoft Office programs and are now upgrading to the XP version, then you'll want our New Features level of classes. These classes are designed specifically for individuals moving from earlier versions of Office to the new XP equivalents.

On Campus MCSE for Windows 2000 Business-Hours: This new on-campus program starts in October. Please see for details.

E-mail: Eudora 5.1.3 is the latest version of ISC's recommended E-mail software. Maximize your use of Eudora with our new hands-on training. Register by calling 1-800-288-8221 or on-line at:

Off Campus Training: On campus courses not meeting your scheduling needs? TTS has negotiated discounts with several off-campus vendors as well. To find out more, please visit:

Group Training: Do you have a group or department that needs training in a specific program or feature? We can help you design a training program that meets your training needs, deadline and budget. Call 1-800-288-8221 and ask for Karen Williamson, ext. 136.

Computer Lab Rentals: Penn PC Labs are a convenient, cost-effective site to hold your training event. Each state-of-the-art lab features 15 high performance Dell Optiplex workstations with fast Internet connectivity and on-site technical support. To arrange a tour or to receive information on discounted daily, weekly and extended session rates, call (215) 573-3102.

Upcoming Computer Training: 4th Quarter Classes, or more information or to register please call (800) 288-8221 or visit

All classes are held at the ISC Labs, 3650 Chestnut Street. (See October AT PENN).

-- Steve Fabiani, Director, Classroom Technology Services, TTS

(See October AT PENN ISC Consulting Classes)

Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 5, September 24, 2002


September 24, 2002
Volume 49 Number 5

The Annenbergs enhance Penn's Annenberg School for Communication with a new $100 million endowment.
A Sesquicentennial Celebration--celebrating 150 years of Engineering at Penn, this week.
LGBT Center celebrates new home and 20th anniversary on Thursday.
A White House Town Hall Meeting on Securing Cyberspace will be held on campus next Thursday.
Alumna on Jeopardy! tonight.
Speaking Out: Compensation; Safe-guarding Labs, and Arms of University.
Pottruck Health and Fitness Center--a state-of-the-art facility--gives new meaning to recreation.