Classes and Events Calendar

View all upcoming workshops and events at Fondren.

DMC Short Courses

View courses on data management, digital media, web design and more from the Digital Media Commons.

GIS/Data Center Short Courses

See workshops on geographic information systems (GIS) and working with geographic data.

Data @ Rice Workshop Series

This free workshop series sponsored by Fondren Library and the Center for Research Computing will provide hands-on training in the basics of organizing, documenting, analyzing, and visualizing your data. Come learn and enjoy free donuts!

Patent Searching

Fondren offers several short courses on patent searching, including searching for foreign patents.

Center for Academic and Professional Communication


The CAPC offers a variety of workshops throughout the year. Topics include the writing process, oral presentation skills, and ESL.


Students can book one-on-one consultations at the CAPC to discuss works in progress or practice presenations.


CAPC links to a variety of resources for academic writing, writing propsals, visual communication, academic presentations, and more.