PNC Offers Computer Workshop for Beginners

The at  Purdue University North Central Office of Graduate and Extended Learning will  offer a non-credit computer workshop for beginners to introduce the basics of  using a computer with the Windows 7 operating system and get individuals  started on their path to computer literacy.

“So You’ve Never Touched A Computer”  will be a two-day workshop offered at the Westville campus, on Monday, Aug. 19  and Tuesday, Aug. 20 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. each night. The registration fee of  $139 includes reference materials and a textbook, which the students will be  able to use to study the material in more detail from home. The registration  deadline is Monday, Aug. 5 at 4 p.m.

This 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.

To obtain more information about this  workshop, to register, or to learn more about other programs and courses, contact  the Office of Graduate and Extended Learning at (219) 785-5343, or visit

Persons with disabilities requiring  accommodations should contact Cassandra Boehlke, coordinator of Graduate and  Extended Learning, at (219) 785-5748.