Mission Statement

A not-for-profit foundation that operates in the public interest to encourage a prosperous, sustainable future through education and experience in engineering, science, technology and innovation.

The foundation believes that technological advances should be driven by the needs of humanity and that an inspired knowledge of science, engineering and technology can positively influence quality of life, career options for young people, and the prospects of future generations.

Because life’s inspirations begin in childhood, the foundation will support children in their discovery, appreciation and enjoyment of science and technology by providing resources, experiences and learning opportunities.

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Excel for Beginners classes announced in Roxbury, Margaretville and Delhi

Basic Spreadsheets for Beginners-

Dates & Times-
February 5th 6:30 Roxbury
February 26th 6:30 Roxbury
March 14th 10 or 6:30- Margaretville
March 21st at 6:30 Delhi
March 28th 10 or 6:30- Margaretville

Space is limited 15 people max.  Cost $25
Need four students to hold class(except in Roxbury). 
Must sign up in advance.
Cash, local check and credit cards accepted.

Class Description:
This class will provide an introduction to the spreadsheets program, Microsoft Excel. This course introduces basic spread sheet design and development. Topics include writing basic formulas, using functions, enhancing spread sheets, and printing. Upon completion, students should be able to design and print basic spread sheets. Class will also cover how to save, print, and open files.

Class Length: 1 1/2hours with extra time as needed.


STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:
a. Enter, edit, and format data in a spreadsheet.
b. Create expressions to calculate mathematical values.
c. Use built-in functions to manipulate data.
d. Create customized printouts.
e. Manipulate data using spreadsheet database features.
f. Consolidate data from multiple worksheets and workbooks into a single worksheet.

Register by calling GRLIC at 607-326-4754 or email us at GRLIC100@gmail.com

New Computer Classes at Margaretville E-Center

Basic Word Processing Classes-
Dates & Times-
Feb. 7th at 10 am or 6:30 pm
Feb. 28th at 10 am or 6: 30 pm

Space is limited 15 people max.  Cost $25
Need four students to hold class. Must sign up in advance.
Cash, local check and credit cards accepted.

Class Description:
This class will provide an introduction to the word processing program, Microsoft Word. Learn how to create a simple document, edit and format text, correct spelling errors, and adjust the margins. Class will also cover how to save, print, and open files.

Class Length: 1 1/2hours with extra time as needed.

Introduction:
Word Processing programs allow users to develop a wide range of documents such as letters, memos, résumés, and reports. Unlike a typewriter, once you create a document on screen, you can edit the text, format words, insert sentences, move paragraphs, correct spelling mistakes, and adjust the margins. Microsoft Word is a powerful tool that allows users to create professional looking documents quickly and easily. This class is targeted at beginning users and is intended to provide the basics for using a word processing program.

Objectives:
Learn basic navigation skills to effectively use the Microsoft Word program. ␣
Create a simple document, edit text, and check for spelling errors. ␣
Format the document and adjust the page layout. ␣
Preview, print, save, and open files.

Students can bring their own lap top or use laptops available at E-Center.