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Do you have staff members who need to learn Adobe InDesign, from the basics to the advanced?

The Kansas Press Association and newspapers in north-central Kansas are teaming up to bring nationally-known newspaper consultant Kevin Slimp to Salina in September to teach basic to advanced Adobe InDesign.

John Baetz of the Lincoln Sentinel-Republican, a KPA board member, is helping KPA underwrite part of the cost of the sessions.

Cost to attend the seminar will be $150 for both days or $75 for one day. Both fees include lunch and snacks.

KPA also has set aside rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott in Salina for $101/plus tax a night. Reservation link will be provided when available.  

Here is a tentative schedule and a link to sign up online for the sessions.

Thursday, Sept. 8

9:30 a.m. to noon – The Basics of InDesign for New Users.

12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. – Finding and Fixing Problems in PDFs.

1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Going a Little Further in InDesign.

Friday, Sept. 9

9:30 a.m. to noon – Advanced InDesign Skills.

12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. – What We’ve Learned About the Newspaper Industry.

1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Getting Near Perfect Results from Photos on Newsprint.

Slimp also will be around afterwards each day to visit with attendees and answer their questions.

You can sign up to attend the training by going to this link:

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