Businesswoman Writing on White Board and Businessman at TableThe Human Resources Department offers a variety of quality professional development opportunities to Purdue North Central supervisors and employees.

Upcoming Workshops

Microsoft Outlook: The Basics

Recommended Audience:
Employees who wish to gain knowledge and skills of the basic features of Outlook are encouraged to attend one of these sessions.

After attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • Implement different views for mail, people and calendars
  • Search for a message utilizing various techniques
  • Conduct a Bucy Search for people and rooms
  • Setup a Signature for email
  • Utilize the automatic Out of Office replies
  • Create a Contact Group (address lists)
  • Add Committe and LDAP (student) address books
  • Become familiar with Archived Mail
  • Track a sent email
  • Retract a sent email

Katie Sirko, COGNOS & Instructional Tech Administrator

Registration Instructions:
If you would like to attend this training, please complete the online registration at least two days prior to the session date. Employees are encouraged to obtain approval from their supervisors before enrolling in training sessions.  Each session is limited to 18 participants.

Training Session Dates, Times & Location:

Date Session I
Session II
Session III
Tuesday, April 7 1:30pm – 2:30pm 3pm – 4pm None on this date TECH 298
Friday, April 10 10am – 11am 1pm – 2pm 3pm – 4pm TECH 298
Tuesday, April 14 10am – 11am 1pm – 2pm 3pm – 4pm TECH 298
Wednesday, April 15 10am – 11am 1pm – 2pm 3pm – 4pm TECH 298
Friday, April 17 10am – 11am 1pm – 2pm 3pm – 4pm TECH 298
Tuesday, April 21 10am – 11am 1pm – 2pm 3pm – 4pm TECH 298
Friday, April 24 10am – 11am 1pm – 2pm 3pm – 4pm TECH 298


PNC is committed to making programs accessible to participants with disabilities. If you require an accommodation or special assistance due to a disability for this training, please contact Laura at (219) 785-5545 or

Seminars & Workshops

Certificate Programs


Contact Information:

Laura Odom
Assistant Director of OIE & Training
Office: Schwarz Hall, Room 25C
Phone: (219) 785-5545
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time)