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TECHIE FESTIVAL | InDesign: Creating Efficient Layouts

Class Sessions

Date Location Cost
  • Tue Jul 30, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Polya Hall 111 (Turing Auditorium) $175

Class Code


Class Description

Note: This is a lecture. A laptop is recommended, but not required.

Need to design a poster, invitation, newsletter…or any other print or PDF project that has images and words? Then, InDesign is THE application you need to know!

InDesign is the premier program for text/image based layouts. It’s robust tools, allow for maximum flexibility, creativity and efficiency with your newsletters, posters, invitations, and multi-page layouts. 

In this session you will learn how to:

  • Work with master pages for efficient design changes
  • Create beautifully grids that create a consistent design across spreads
  • Efficiently import content
  • Include any image format into your layouts
  • Learn how grids are your best friend
  • Export to PDF to share with anyone



University IT Technology Training classes are only available to Stanford University staff, faculty, or students. A valid SUNet ID is needed in order to enroll in a class.