SJC to Host Courses on Microsoft

February 02, 2016

PATCHOGUE, N.Y. – February 3, 2016 – St. Joseph’s College (SJC) will offer a series of introductory and refresher courses on Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint at LaunchPad Huntington in Huntington, New York.

The schedule of courses, led by Mary Ellen Amundson, ITS project manager at SJC Long Island, is: 
•    Wednesday, February 17 – Microsoft Word, 6–7:30 p.m.
•    Wednesday, March 23 – Microsoft Excel, 6-7:30 p.m. 
•    Wednesday, April 13 – Microsoft PowerPoint, 6-7:30 p.m.

“These workshops offer an opportunity for participants to learn or improve their skills on popular Office products for both personal and business use,” said Amundson. “It is a great opportunity to meet new people, strengthen your computer skills and have some fun while learning.” 

The fee for the series is $45 if you register for all three classes; $20 per class; $15 per class for current high school or college students and SJC alumni. For more information, contact Cara Ryan at [email protected] or 631.687.4503. 

LaunchPad Huntington is located at 315 Main Street in Huntington. LaunchPad is an incubator, business accelerator and co-working space designed to help entrepreneurs, start-ups and early-stage companies. LaunchPad is home to more than 30 companies and has four locations across Long Island.

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St. Joseph’s College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through SJC Brooklyn, SJC Long Island and SJC Online, the College offers degrees in more than 45 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.