Resources

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As part of every student’s Office 365 account, you get a free download of the full Office 2019 software to install on your personal computers and mobile devices.  More information on this is available here: https://technology.umw.edu/hss/ms-office/

Accessibility

Keep in mind accessibility to all of our UMW community as you create your presentation. Oral presentations need to either have captioning, or an accompanying transcript. Here are some pointers for making sure all of your visual and audio files are accessible: http://dkc.umw.edu/tools/accessible-videos/

Helpful tutorials:

Creating and editing video presentations: Page with hints on Recording Presentations, including help with narrating Power Point Slides, using Screen Cast-O-Matic, and video editing in Youtube and iMovie, compiled by the UMW Digital Knowledge Center.

Creating a Digital Poster PDF with Power Point

This video shows you how to create a digital poster using PowerPoint. This longer vertical format is ideal for a digital poster.  You can then upload the pdf to your UMW RCD application form.