PNW students and faculty are making headlines. Click the links below to read how the Department of Communication & Creative Arts is continuing to break educational barriers.
Two top winners at the 2018 Hyde Park Forum Three top winners at 2018 BEA Gold award at 2018 AVA’s for The Roundtable Perspective Hyde Park Forum The Speak-Off Winners 1st Place Hannah Scheffer (Communication Major) Speech Topic: Child Marriage – Speech Title: You’re How Old? 2nd Place Anna Jones (Nursing Major, COM 114 student) Speech Topic: Why You Have to Visit Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore ...read more ... Look what our amazing COM students are doing!
AD 105: Design I MW 11:00 a.m. – 1:50 p.m. | CRN: 11304 | Hammond Course Description: An introduction to a variety of two-dimensional media and computer applications. Students will gain a basic but firm understanding of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. AD 112: Graphic Arts I: Typography T /R 2:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. | CRN: 11305 | ...read more ... Fall 2018 Art Courses (CCA)
COM 103: The Freshman Seminar in Communication Multiple Sections (TR) | Hammond/Westville Course Description: This course introduces first-year students to the field of Communication, including its areas of study and the faculty and staff of the Department of Communication and Creative Arts. This course provides information and resources that will instill in students the confidence to complete ...read more ... Fall 2018 COM Courses (CCA)
Six members of the Pioneer newspaper took home a combined eleven awards at the Indiana Collegiate Press Association competition, Division II non-daily newspapers! This was for the 2016 calendar year and out of 3,000 students. First place, Best Breaking News Reporting, Cain Buchmeier, “Taking pride in new mascot” – March 28, 2016 First place, Best Editorial Cartoon, Amer ...read more ... Congrats to PNW Pioneer Members for Picking up Awards!
Congratulations to Professor Neil Nemeth who was presented with Advisor of the Year for his work with the PNW Pioneer. Dr. Nemeth is also currently serving as Interim Associate Dean to the College of Humanties, Education, and Social Sciences.read more ... Dr. Neil Nemeth earns Advisor of the Year!
Little Shop of Horrors Musicalread more ... Little Shop of Horrors Musical
The PNW Communication & Creative Arts Department strives to build connections between the university and local communities. On Jan. 15, students from six Indiana high schools visited the Hammond campus for the first annual speech tournament hosted by CCA. PNW Hosts Speech Tournamentread more ... PNW hosts speech tournament
Students of Dr. Shari LeMonnier’s fall 2016 painting class displayed their work at the CHESS Art Gallery on Dec. 8 in the first student-run art show. The exhibit featured works created by individual students as well as a collaborative piece inspired by the environment. PNW to host first student-run art showread more ... PNW to host first student-run art show
Artist and world traveler Dr. Shari LeMonnier, who has been teaching art for more than 20 years, joined PNW’s Department of Communication and Creative Arts in fall 2016. Click the link above to read her full bio! Professor shares passion of art with studentsread more ... Professor shares passion of art with students
In Purdue University Northwest’s performing arts graduate class led by Dr. Theresa Carilli, students put their main focus on autoethnography — a form of qualitative research in which an individual uses self-reflection to connect their personal experiences to larger cultural meanings. PNW graduate students focus of performance artsread more ... PNW graduate students focus on performance arts