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 […]

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

1st Source Bank ATM

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 […]

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 […]

What We’ve Learned and What’s Coming in 2015

In November, you were invited to participate in a survey as part of an effort to determine how PNC can best serve your continuing education needs.We had 139 people respond, which gave us more than the number of respondents we needed to have statistically representative survey results, given our acceptable error rate of 10%. We learned […]

In Case You Missed It: Living Longer & Eating Less


  Last night was our first ever Healthy Living seminar with Amelia Wilson, MBA RD CD, PNC visiting assistant professor of Health Studies. The session’s topic was “Living Longer and Eating Less and participants learned about the evolution of American portion sizes, healthy proteins, eating colorfully, and why Dr. Walford’s Supreme Vegetable Salad has all of […]

SAT Prep Programs in November!

SAT Programs

We are very excited to be partnering  with PNC’s Mathematics/Statistics/Physics Department and Department of English and Modern Languages to offer SAT preparation programs at our Westville campus in November! The math program will take place on Monday and Wednesday nights from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., starting on November 3rd and ending on November 19th. The instructor, […]

Registration Open for Fall Social Media Marketing Workshop Series

Social media

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 […]

Curious About Our Social Media Marketing Program?

Goofy group photo of social media class

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 […]

10 Handy Ways to Stop Procrastinating – Seriously

Procrastination Meme

Written by Rebecca Vogelpohl Procrastination — We are all guilty of it. Whether we’re dodging chores at home, avoiding tasks at work, putting off studying or completing that essay for school or sidestepping something else in our lives, even the best of us procrastinate sometimes. We get distracted by the vast world of information around […]

Redeem Your Exclusive Promotional Discount!

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  Congratulations on claiming your 20% off discount through our exclusive Facebook offer! We look forward to having you in class with us! Below you will find additional information about the three upcoming non-credit classes that this discount can be applied to, as well as instructions on how to register for one or more of […]