Russ Gifford
Training Specialist

Microsoft Master Instructor

bulletInteractive Seminars
bulletDocumentation Expert
bulletReport Developer

Recent and upcoming Seminars

  Complete listing of previous seminars

Upcoming seminars and multi-media classes


The One Term Wonders - Mondays at noon, WIT
   (Six biweekly sessions, L 416)


Women and the Long Struggle to Full Citizenship 
   - Achieving the Dream - 1800 - 1920
   - Making It Real - 1920 - 2015
(L416 - Noon to 2 PM)  


The Dr. Robert R. Dunker Leadership Lectures

"James K. Polk - The Pivot Point in American History'

'Polk: The Most Successful Single Term President?' 


Previous Multimedia Seminar Samples


'The 60's told via Rock n' Roll: 1963 - 1975


Boomer Classics

Click to hear audio interview!   


Mass Media and Big Government  (promo) 


Spies! (overview) 


Sample Clips from numerous publications


Newest addition! Using Microsoft Access to Create Custom Reports from Infinite Campus!

 (Users Manual from the Training)










Example of Microsoft Access to Create Form-Driven Custom Reports - allows users to input parameters







Using SSRS to Create Custom Reports (and Student Tabs)  within Infinite Campus!

Read the book!

"Spectacular Voyage: Following Lewis & Clark in Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota", by Russ Gifford, 2002.
(Click to download PDF)
(Click here to for audio preview)  

Past Seminars

Training Manuals for SQL / SSRS Reporting / Microsoft Access

Business Applications Developer

Microsoft Office:

Microsoft Office classes (Excel, Word, Access)

Freelance Writer:

Yes, at one time I wrote a regular column for The GENERAL. And What's Happening! And published hundreds of articles in The Weekender.







Developer/Producer of Interactive CD-Roms:
(These are multi-media extravaganzas with graphics, audio and video.)

Delivering Interactive WebEx Programs

Learning SPI's GBACW® system
12 sessions

Learning the Advanced Squad Leader® Game system!
14 sessions

Disc 1 - the Basics
Disc 2 - Fire Lanes and SW
Disc 3 - Guns and Tanks!