Upcoming Programs

 Upcoming Programs

9/17 – Ed2Go September Classes Start

Purdue University North Central has partnered with Ed2Go and Gatlin Education Services to offer you an easily accessible way to learn. PNC’s non-credit Distance Learning and Online Classes offer opportunities for learning 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to the public. Find more information here.

9/25 – HESI A-2 Admissions Testing

In order for a student to apply for entry into PNC’s Baccalaureate Nursing Program for the Spring 2014 semester, he or she must successfully complete the HESI A2 Admissions examination and complete application requirements. Find more information about the HESI A-2 Admissions examination here.

10/2 – Microsoft Excel 2013 for Intermediate/Advanced Users Begins

Participants will briefly review concepts taught in the beginner level program before learning intermediate and advanced functions of the software. They will how to create data and pivot tables, as well as shared and merged workbooks. They will also learn how to use various financial and logical functions, how to use advanced sorting features, and how to use custom and advanced filters. They will learn how to use software functions such as Goal Seek, Solver, dashboards and Scenarios, as well as how to track changes, add comments, and import external data from Microsoft Access. Participants will also learn how to create defined names in formulas, as well as how to create outlines and linked cells between more than one worksheet. Find more information here.

10/2 – Introduction to Digital Photography and Photoshop Begins

Participants will learn the basics of photography technique and composition through hands-on and traditional instruction, as well as receive general and individualized assistance with the settings and functions of their digital cameras. During the second half of the program, participants will get hands-on experience with Adobe Photoshop and learn about how to use the software to take their digital photography skills to the next level. Find more information here.

10/3 – Silent Film Seminar Series: Movies in the Age of Opportunity – “Sherlock Jr.”

For those on the fringes of society in the early 20th century the doors of opportunity were often tightly closed. However, the emerging industry of film welcomed the outlaw , the outcast, the immigrant, the destitute, and the desperate. The result was the new art form of cinema, a new cultural of celebrity, and unimaginable wealth for those involved. Join Professor Jerry Holt, for this three-part seminar exploring the diversity of the silent film age and view seldom seen masterpieces of film history. Screening of films will be at historic Barker Hall, Michigan City Indiana. Constructed in 1929 the Renaissance Revival style of the Great Hall at Barker Hall evokes the grandeur of the theater palaces of the 1920s. Originally designed as a social and cultural center, the hall includes a full stage with the original movie screen intended for the showing of silent films.

Oct. 3: “Sherlock Jr.,” 1924. Series tickets for $40.00, single night tickets for $15.00. Buy tickets online here.

10/6 – Video Editing Bootcamp Begins

Offered in partnership with PNC’s Department of Communications, this 3 night program will take place on 10/6, 10/13 and 10/20 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. CST each evening. Participants will learn basic shooting and editing skills, as well as other techniques necessary to create short videos that can be shared with a variety of audiences through various mediums, such as Facebook and YouTube. Find more information here.

10/7 - Sudden Fiction: Writing Short-Short Stories Starts

Do you have a story to tell? Do you feel overwhelmed by the longer form of the story? Are you attracted to the shorter form? If you answer yes to any of these questions, come join us in a class on “Sudden Fiction.” In-class writing exercises and mini lessons on craft will lead you into writing short stories of 300-1000 words. Open to writers at all levels. Find more information here.

10/10 – Silent Film Seminar Series: Movies in the Age of Opportunity – “Sunrise”

For those on the fringes of society in the early 20th century the doors of opportunity were often tightly closed. However, the emerging industry of film welcomed the outlaw , the outcast, the immigrant, the destitute, and the desperate. The result was the new art form of cinema, a new cultural of celebrity, and unimaginable wealth for those involved. Join Professor Jerry Holt, for this three-part seminar exploring the diversity of the silent film age and view seldom seen masterpieces of film history. Screening of films will be at historic Barker Hall, Michigan City Indiana. Constructed in 1929 the Renaissance Revival style of the Great Hall at Barker Hall evokes the grandeur of the theater palaces of the 1920s. Originally designed as a social and cultural center, the hall includes a full stage with the original movie screen intended for the showing of silent films.

Oct. 10: “Sunrise.,” 1927. Series tickets for $40.00, single night tickets for $15.00. Buy tickets online here.

10/13 – Indiana CORE Academic Skills Assessment (CASA) Testing

In order for a student to apply for entry into any of PNC’s Education Progams, he or she must successfully complete the Indiana CORE Academic Skills Assessment (CASA) examination and complete application requirements. Find more information about the CASA examination here.

10/15 – Ed2Go October Classes Start

Purdue University North Central has partnered with Ed2Go and Gatlin Education Services to offer you an easily accessible way to learn. PNC’s non-credit Distance Learning and Online Classes offer opportunities for learning 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to the public. Find more information here.

10/17 – Silent Film Seminar Series: Movies in the Age of Opportunity – “London After Midnight”

For those on the fringes of society in the early 20th century the doors of opportunity were often tightly closed. However, the emerging industry of film welcomed the outlaw , the outcast, the immigrant, the destitute, and the desperate. The result was the new art form of cinema, a new cultural of celebrity, and unimaginable wealth for those involved. Join Professor Jerry Holt, for this three-part seminar exploring the diversity of the silent film age and view seldom seen masterpieces of film history. Screening of films will be at historic Barker Hall, Michigan City Indiana. Constructed in 1929 the Renaissance Revival style of the Great Hall at Barker Hall evokes the grandeur of the theater palaces of the 1920s. Originally designed as a social and cultural center, the hall includes a full stage with the original movie screen intended for the showing of silent films.

Oct. 17: “London After Midnight,” 1927. Series tickets for $40.00, single night tickets for $15.00. Buy tickets online here.

10/24 – HESI A-2 Admissions Testing

In order for a student to apply for entry into PNC’s Baccalaureate Nursing Program for the Spring 2014 semester, he or she must successfully complete the HESI A2 Admissions examination and complete application requirements. Find more information about the HESI A-2 Admissions examination here.

10/29 – Microsoft Word 2013 for Beginner and Intermediate Users Begins

Learn how to create and format documents, flyers, brochures, tables and charts using MS Word 2013. Learn how to use mass mailing and other advanced functions. Find more information here.

11/1 -  Advanced Video Editing Workshop Begins

Learn to use the settings, filters, and special effects found in Sony Vegas video editing software, including multiple line editing and stacking, color adjustment, audio and video envelopes, and other features. Gain better knowledge of how the software works and the special enhancements and adjustments that can be added videos to correct problems and create art. Find more information here.

11/3 – “So You’ve Never Touched A Computer Workshop” Begins

Learn the basics of using a computer with the Windows 7 operating system. The hands-on workshop will cover topics such as understanding the equipment, basic computer terminology, working with files and folders, working with email and the internet, downloading images from digital cameras, printing and more. Find more information here.

11/15 – Advanced Social Media Marketing Workshop

Learn how to create and maintain sophisticated, dynamic digital marketing plans involving multiple platforms and resources. Learn about blogging and creating other types of content, such as newsletters, videos and infographics. Observe brands that have successfully expanded their digital marketing efforts beyond Facebook to social networks like YouTube, Instagram and Pinterest and get help with deciding if they are right for you. Learn about popular data reporting tools such as Google Analytics and Facebook Insights and how to use their data to your benefit. Hour-long networking lunch included. Find more information here. 

11/19 – Ed2Go November Classes Start

Purdue University North Central has partnered with Ed2Go and Gatlin Education Services to offer you an easily accessible way to learn. PNC’s non-credit Distance Learning and Online Classes offer opportunities for learning 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to the public. Find more information here.

11/20 – HESI A-2 Admissions Testing

In order for a student to apply for entry into PNC’s Baccalaureate Nursing Program for the Spring 2014 semester, he or she must successfully complete the HESI A2 Admissions examination and complete application requirements. Find more information about the HESI A-2 Admissions examination here.

11/21 – Indiana CORE Academic Skills Assessment (CASA) Testing

In order for a student to apply for entry into any of PNC’s Education Progams, he or she must successfully complete the Indiana CORE Academic Skills Assessment (CASA) examination and complete application requirements. Find more information about the CASA examination here.

12/4 – HESI A-2 Admissions Testing

In order for a student to apply for entry into PNC’s Baccalaureate Nursing Program for the Spring 2014 semester, he or she must successfully complete the HESI A2 Admissions examination and complete application requirements. Find more information about the HESI A-2 Admissions examination here.

12/17 – Ed2Go December Classes Start

Purdue University North Central has partnered with Ed2Go and Gatlin Education Services to offer you an easily accessible way to learn. PNC’s non-credit Distance Learning and Online Classes offer opportunities for learning 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to the public. Find more information here.