Adobe staff to offer free training in use of Creative Cloud Nov. 13

Western Today staff

Adobe Creative Cloud software is now available at Western Washington University.

To help the campus community get the maximum benefit from this software, Adobe representatives will be on campus Thursday, Nov. 13, to present some of the most popular new features.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend any or all of the sessions. Registration is appreciated, but not required, at

Creative Cloud Enterprise Overview
9 to 9:30 a.m., CF 125
Learn what is included in Adobe Creative Cloud Enterprise and see some of the new tools and mobile apps to increase productivity and creativity.

Digital Documents with Adobe Acrobat Pro
9:30 to 10:30 a.m., CF 125
Learn to create and edit PDF documents; add/ remove/re-order pages, create PDF and web forms, edit text and images within a PDF, incorporate video and audio, automate bookmark creation from Word and InDesign, and secure PDFs.

Visual eBook with InDesign
10:30 to 11 a.m., CF 125
Learn to create an ePub document that stays true to its original design while preserving live text, complex layouts, rich media, and interactivity. Create and add animations within InDesign using newly released features.

Creative Cloud Graphic Design Software
11 to 11:50 a.m., CF 125
Learn the highlights of new capabilities in Photoshop & Illustrator for creating print and digital publications, as well as several basic photo editing steps that will impact the quality of your photos.

Create a Website or Web Portfolio without Code
1 to 1:30 p.m., CF 120
Use Adobe Muse to create unique desktop, tablet, and smartphone versions of your websites or web portfolios. Easily add touch enabled functionality, such as slideshows and drag & drop widgets.

Create Web Animations without Code
1:30 to 2 p.m., CF 120
Begin creating web animations that can be dropped into Muse for websites or InDesign for fixed ePub documents, all without using code.

Capture Inspiration and Ideas on the Go with New Mobile Apps
2 to 2:45 p.m., CF 120
Get acquainted with the new Adobe mobile apps and bring the power of desktop apps like Photoshop CC and Illustrator CC to your iOS phone or tablet with all-new connected mobile apps. Capture colors and other inspiration, sketch and draw, and edit photos and videos — all on the go.

Need more info? Go to or contact Susan Brown at 360-650-7388.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 9:00am