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September 21, 2014

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Register for PowerPoint training

Microsoft Office PowerPoint is the most popular program in the world for creating presentations that efficiently and effectively communicates information and helps tell a powerful story in a visual format.

EIEA winners announced

Entrepreneurs are innovators, creative thinkers, and risk takers often defying the odds to turn their dreams into reality. Small business owners and entrepreneurs working to grow the region’s economy were recognized at the 2014 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards (EIEA) luncheon.

Training in Microsoft Publisher

Register for Microsoft Publisher 2010 and other Your Center of Learning September training courses at The Center.

Sign up for these RDPC courses

Recent outbreaks, the emergence of drug-resistant diseases and the potential threat of bioterrorism have pushed the need to re-examine isolation & quarantine (I&Q) preparedness. Modern conditions have left many responders, especially in rural and remote communities, without the knowledge and training they need for activating or coordinating aid for isolation and quarantine response. Although certain […]

Register for Learn2Lead Oct. 28th

Register online for John Maxwell’s L2: Learn-Lead leadership training.

Make Windows 8.1 the New Normal

The introduction of Microsoft Windows 8.1 makes it easier than ever for business professionals to work anywhere, anytime, and from any device. However, there are some significant changes in the latest version of Microsoft’s operating system for PCs and tablets.

Celebrate nature in new exhibit

An exhibit by landscape photographer Gary Compton of Somerset is on display at The Center for Rural Development through Oct. 1.

Register for 2014 Dance/Cheer Competition

Triple Threat Productions, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, is presenting the first of three Studio Dance, All-Star Cheer, and Dance competitions on Nov. 7-9 at The Center in Somerset.

Center Stage Subscriptions on Sale

Lake Cumberland Performing Arts and The Center for Rural Development announce new season subscriptions for the 2014-2015 Center Stage LIVE! season are now on sale. “We are excited to offer season subscriptions for our new Center Stage lineup,” said Dianna Winstead, associate director of arts, culture, and events at The Center. “Season subscribers will have an […]

Free Media Training for Rural First Responders

The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) at The Center for Rural Development is helping first responders understand how to work with the media in emergency or crisis situations. Many rural first responder organizations do not have dedicated personnel to fill the role of a Public Information Officer (PIO), and so they must understand how to […]

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