Meet the Host of Our Silent Film Seminar Series

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In October, we’ll be partnering with PNC’s Department of English and Modern Languages and Michigan City’s Community Arts Society of Trinity to offer a series of silent film seminars. Associate Professor Dr. Jerry Holt will host the three-part series exploring the diversity of the silent film age by showing seldom-seen masterpieces of film history. Each […]

Fall Non-Credit Programs: Registration Open Now!

Fall 2014 Programs Registration Open Now

  Register now for professional development and personal enrichment classes taking place at Purdue University North Central’s Westville campus this fall. These continuing education classes serve community members of all ages wishing to develop skills and abilities, as well as pursue new passions and interests. Special rates are available for PNC alumni, students and employees. […]

Registration Open for Intro. to Digital Photography and Adobe Photoshop

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We will be offering a non-credit workshop series for people who want to learn basic digital photography and how to start using Adobe Photoshop software. During the first half of the program, participants will learn the basics of photography technique and composition through hands-on and traditional instruction. They will also receive general and individualized assistance […]

“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, […]

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 […]