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Summer Program Info


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 […]

Communications Summer Camp for High School Students

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We are partnering with PNC’s Department of Communication to offer a Communications Camp for rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors at PNC’s Westville campus in June! Regular camp activities will take place daily starting on Monday, June 22, 2015 and ending on Thursday, June 25, 2015. The camp will take place from 10:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. […]

Deadlines Extended: “Write Better Write Now” Workshops

Write Better Write Now

As a result of severe winter weather, the “Write Better Write Now” workshop scheduled to take place at PNC’s Porter County campus in Valparaiso on 2/2 has been rescheduled for 2/16. The deadline to register is now Friday, 2/13 at 4:00 p.m. CST. The “Write Better Write Now” workshop scheduled to take place at PNC’s […]

“Write Better, Write Now” Seminars in February

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We are partnering with PNC’s Department of English and Modern Languages and PNC’s Writing Center to offer non-credit seminars in February for high school students wishing to quickly improve their writing. These programs will be taught by Dr. Steven D. Vivian, published author, director of PNC’s Writing Center and linguistics expert. Participants in these single night […]

SAT Prep Programs in February: Register Now!

February SAT Prep Programs Register Now!

We are very excited to be offering, in partnership with Portage High School, PNC’s Mathematics/Statistics/Physics Department and PNC’s Department of English and Modern Languages, our SAT preparation programs at Portage High School in February! The math program will take place on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., starting on February 17th and […]

Inside Better-For-You Baking!


By Rebecca Vogelpohl Last week we had our second Healthy Living Seminar with Amelia Wilson, MBA RD CD, PNC visiting assistant professor of Health Studies. The session’s topic was “Better-for-You Baking”. Participants learned how to decrease fats in baked goods and how to increase fiber content by adding various fruits, vegetables, oats and whole grains. They were […]

Inside Our Intro. Course for Digital Photography and Adobe Photoshop


In October, I had the pleasure of participating in our Introduction to Digital Photography & Adobe Photoshop program, taught by PNC faculty member, George Kassal. My experience with taking photographs had been limited to using my smartphone camera and a point-and-shoot camera previously. Prior to our wedding in August 2012, my husband purchased a Sony NEX-5 digital […]

Spring 2015 Programs: Register Now!

Spring 2015 Programs Register Now!

  Register now for professional development and personal enrichment classes taking place at PNC’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. Find more information […]

Inside MS Excel 2013 for Intermediate and Advanced Users

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In October, we partnered with PNC’s Department of Computer and Information Technology to offer Microsoft Excel 2013 for Intermediate and Advanced Users at our Westville campus. It was taught by Kim Huffman, an instructor with 11 years of experience at PNC, as well as 20 years of management experience in an office environment. Kim also taught the introductory […]