Technology Training

Technology Learning Center (TLC)

The Technology Learning Center (TLC) is a computer lab dedicated to the faculty and staff of Washburn University. TLC has an array of software available and a scanner. The lab is available to all non-student, Washburn staff and faculty for drop-in work when the building is open (unless otherwise specified on the TLC calendar). Be sure to bring your WU ID card, you will need it to unlock the TLC door.

TLC is in the Charles Bennett Computer Center which is located on the northeast corner of campus (see campus map). The room number is 102 and the phone number is 785-670-2309.

Computer Work Stations

All have adjustable desk height; some wider for handicapped accessibility.

  • 7 regular Windows PC Work/Training Stations (1 connected to scanner; 1 connected to slide scanner; 2 connected to speakers; 2 handicapped accessible)
  • 1 Advanced User Station

Computer Software & Peripheral Equipment

Windows PCs (7)

  • Macromedia Dreamweaver 8
  • Photoshop Elements 7
  • Microsoft Office 2010

Advanced User Station (1)

  • Adobe InDesign CS4
  • Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended
  • Adobe Illustrator CS4
  • Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro
  • Adobe Flash CS4 Professional
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS4
  • Adobe Fireworks CS4
  • Adobe Contribute CS4
  • Adobe After Effects CS4 Professional
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CS4
  • Adobe Soundbooth CS4
  • Adobe Encore CS4
  • Adobe OnLocation CS4
  • Photoshop Elements 7
  • Microsoft Office 2007
  • Jing

Instructor's mediated workstation

  • PC
  • Laptop connection cable
  • Ceiling-hung data projector
  • Ceiling-mounted document camera

Flatbed Scanner

Color printer


For lab use and/or limited-time checkout

  • Essentials of Adobe Captivate 2: Skills and Drills Workbook by Kevin A. Siegel
  • Microsoft Windows XP Step by Step Deluxe, Second Edition by Online Training Solutions Inc. and Joan Preppernau
  • Macromedia Dreamweaver 8: Training from the Source by Khristine Annwn Page
  • Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 Hands-On Training by Daniel Short and Garo Green
  • Photoshop Elements 5.0 Classroom in a Book
  • Microsoft Office Systems 2007 Plain & Simple by Jerry Joyce, Marianne Moon
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 Plain & Simple by Nancy Muir
  • Teach Yourself Visually Windows XP by Paul McFedries
  • Easy Microsoft Windows XP (4th Edition) by Shelley O-Hara
  • Visual Quickstart Guide to Microsoft Office 2008 by Steve Schwartz
  • The Missing Manual for Photoshop Elements 6 by Barbara Brundage