Behind the Mic: Inside the Voice-Over Industry on 10/20

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Participants will spend two hours learning about what kinds of voices are in demand, how to make a demo, and how to use their speaking voice for commercials, films, videos and more. They will also learn about advertising and work with peers in small groups to record a simulated voice-over. Finally, participants will learn strategies for finding work in the voice-over industry while discussing industry opportunities.

“Grant Writing for Educators” Announced

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Educators and future educators are invited to join us at PNC for this special 3-night workshop on effective grant search and grant writing practices for educators. Deadline to register is July 27th.

Lights, Camera, Action: Communications Camp Now Only $99!

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Through a New Lens: Innovative Summer Science Courses Open to All!


Are you a high school student who is interested in a degree program that would require you to take an Organic Chemistry course? This summer, you can get ahead and make sure that you’re NOT part of the large group of college students that fail these courses when you get to college by enrolling in […]

Our Summer Program Catalog Is Available Now!


We’ve just released our summer 2015 catalog of continuing education classes and registration is now open for all professional development and personal enrichment programs. Community members of all ages are welcome. Discounted rates are available for alumni, employees and students of PNC and Purdue University Calumet . The catalog can be downloaded at  Various registration methods are […]

“More Than Just Words: Effective Communication Across Cultures” Offered This Summer

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This summer, we will be partnering with PNC’s College of Business will offer a non-credit program for people who want to perfect their ability to communicate effectively with people from various cultural backgrounds. “As communication technologies, travel, and transportation expand, we find ourselves living in an increasingly globalized society,” says Dr. Anne Christo-Baker, PNC’s Associate […]

Inform, Persuade, Entertain: Presentation and Public Speaking Skills Class in May

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We are partnering with PNC’s Department of Communication to offer a non-credit program for people who want to improve upon their presentation and public speaking skills. There are no prerequisites for participating in this continuing education program, which is titled “Inform, Persuade and Entertain: Presentation and Public Speaking Skills.” This course, which is taught by Dr. Daniel […]

GRE Prep Program To Be Offered in Valpo

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In partnership with PNC’s Mathematics/Statistics/Physics Department and Department of English and Modern Languages, we will be offering a GRE preparation program at the Porter County campus this summer. The program will take place on Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., starting on May 11th and ending on June 5th. Class […]

Summer Program Information Is Available Now!

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Perception Is Reality: Business Etiquette Training with 1st Source Bank

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Purdue University North Central was recently invited to offer business etiquette training to thirty professionals at 1st Source Bank. On Tuesday, February 10th, we joined trainers Susan Brychell and Leslie Plesac at South Bend’s DoubleTree Hotel for what was a very fun and educational event. Brychell and Plesac, who are Directors of PNC’s Porter County […]