“So You’ve Never Touched A Computer” Class Registration Open

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The Office of Graduate and Extended Learning at Purdue University North Central will be offering a computer workshop for beginners, which will introduce the basics of using a computer with the Windows 7 operating system and will get individuals started on their path to computer literacy. This hands-on workshop will cover topics such as understanding […]

Registration Open for Fall Social Media Marketing Workshop Series

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We will be offering another non-credit Social Media Marketing Workshop Series, which will cover the use of social media platforms and strategies to meet professional business needs. Topics will include the use of Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Twitter, creating an editorial calendar, social media trends and strategies, and much more. The program, which will be led […]

Registration Open for Fall 2014 Video Editing Bootcamp

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PNC’s Office of Graduate and Extended Learning and Department of Communication will be offering its Video Editing Bootcamp, a non-credit lifelong learning programs at PNC’s Westville campus, again in October. The program will take place daily starting on October 6th and ending on October 20th. Class will run each Monday evening run 5:30 p.m. until […]

Curious About Our Social Media Marketing Program?

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Earlier this summer, the Office of Graduate and Extended Learning offered a Social Media Marketing Workshop Series that was taught by past PNC Limited Term Lecturer and owner of D.Cohn Communications, Darlene McCarty Cohn. This class met once a week for 6 weeks and, in a nutshell, we learned about: What social media is and […]

August Communications Camp for NWI High Schoolers

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The Purdue University North Central Department of Communication and the Office of Graduate and Extended Learning will be offering a Communication Camp for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors from Aug. 4 through 7 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. The campers will host a wrap party on Friday, Aug. 8 at 7 […]

Offering Next Home Inspection Pre-Licensing Program in July 2014

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The Purdue University North Central Office of Graduate and Extended Learning will offer a non-credit pre-licensing course to prepare participants to take the Indiana Home Inspector Examination and become licensed home inspectors in Indiana. “Pre-licensing for Indiana Home Inspectors” will meet at the PNC Westville Campus on Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning on July 29, 2014, […]

10 Handy Ways to Stop Procrastinating – Seriously

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Written by Rebecca Vogelpohl Procrastination — We are all guilty of it. Whether we’re dodging chores at home, avoiding tasks at work, putting off studying or completing that essay for school or sidestepping something else in our lives, even the best of us procrastinate sometimes. We get distracted by the vast world of information around […]

A Look Inside Our Video Editing Bootcamp

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Written by Rebecca Vogelpohl and Cassandra Boehlke Recently our office and PNC’s Department of Communication offered its Video Editing Boot Camp at our Westville campus. It was taught by Associate Professor of Communications Jeff Shires. During this program, which our office’s staff participated in as students and really enjoyed, we learned about: Pre-production considerations, such […]

All About Balance: Burnout, Warning Signs and How to Avoid It

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Discover the warning signs of burnout and four strategies to help you avoid it while living life well.

Q and A with Jeff Shires on Upcoming Video Editing Bootcamp

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  The registration deadline for PNC’s Video Editing Boot Camps is Thursday, May 8th at 4 p.m. PNC employees and alumni can register for this 4-day program for only $75.00 and PNC students can do so for only $50.00. This program will be taught by PNC Associate Professor of Communication, Jeff Shires. Below you will […]