27 North Division Street, Peekskill New York 10566
(914) 606-7300 email: peekskill@sunywcc.edu
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About Us

Interested in web design? Want to be the next big-name music producer? Want to learn the latest web design software (Photoshop, Dreamweaver), web animation software (Flash), digital video editing tools (Final Cut Pro) and music recording tools (Pro Tools)? The Peekskill Extension Center is now offering more classes than ever before with its expansion to a second floor! Be sure to visit the new Peekskill Events page to see what we're planning. Take design and new media classes in seven of our upgraded computer lab classrooms and enjoy our upcoming seminars in a new 70-seat electronic lecture hall. The extension center offers day and evening classes at affordable prices—the most affordable tuition in Westchester.

Contact Us
Peekskill Extension Center
27 North Division Street
Peekskill, New York 10566

Phone: 914-606-7300
Fax: 914-606-7386
Email; peekskill@sunywcc.edu

Director: Dr. Sherry Mayo
sherry.mayo@sunywcc.edu

Gallery and Lab Manager: Lise Prown
lise.prown@sunywcc.edu

Computer Arts Faculty: Prof. Deborah Krikun
deborah.krikun@sunywcc.edu

Gallery and Events

Throughout the year, Westchester Community
College Peekskill Extension Center Gallery curates notable digital artists in line with the facilities computer arts and new media programs. Seminars offered to students and the public explore ongoing trends and new developments in the digital era. Artists or speakers interested in participating in future events, please send resume to gallery coordinator.

Contact: Lise Prown
Email: lise.prown@sunywcc.edu

Upcoming Events


Gallery artwork detail by Bill Ralph

QUICKSTART Workshops

Intensive Software Training Courses
can launch you in a new direction in just six hours!

Try a QUICKSTART class with an expert instructor before diving into a semester-long course. Professionals needing to refresh skills with current versions or businesses needing to train in-house designers for new software releases.

Ongoing programs throughout the year.
Adobe:
INDESIGN CS, PHOTOSHOP CS, ILLUSTRATOR CS, AFTEREFX
Macromedia:
DREAMWEAVER, FLASH
Apple:
FINAL CUT PRO, DVD STUDIO PRO

Pre-College classes for teens
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For inquiries contact: peekskill@sunywcc.edu

Internship Program
Westchester Community College students are placed in local businesses as part of our internship program.These students receive extensive training in graphic design for print and electronic media. Students are skilled in new media techniques; 2D|3D animation, visual efx, game design, DVD, digital video production and editing, music technologies for audio mixing and recording engineering. Each Computer Arts Certificate graduate produces a website portfolio to demonstrate their creative and technical skills. Businesses are welcome to contact our Career and Transfer center to inquire about possible interns. Faculty and graduates affiliated with the center offer cutting edge skills in design + new media.

Contact: Prof. Deborah Krikun

deborah.krikun@sunywcc.edu

To Register
Open Houses and Evening Registration are offered the month or week before each semester. It is an excellent opportunity to be advised about the digital art courses or financial aid assistance. Please call our main office number for a schedule of upcoming dates. Advisors will be on-site for Digital Arts and General Education. You may register for courses at the Peekskill Extension Center for all classes at Westchester Community College.

Please email us if you any questions
peekskill@sunywcc.edu

Click here for more info on registration


Open Studio Access Package

Are you a professional artist who could get ahead by gaining access to state-of-the-art equipment and technical support?

The center hosts six Apple post-production studios featuring the latest upgrades in computer graphics software. Contact Technical Support Manager for full configuration details: (914) 606-7304

Interview with Director and
Technical Support Manager required.

Studio Hours
Monday - Thursday
Email: peekskill@sunywcc.edu
for more info on costs and availability.


Community
The Peekskill Extension Center is located in the downtown artist district within the City of Peekskill surrounded by many fine art galleries, the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art and the Paramount Arts Cultural Center (PAC). The Peekskill Extension Center operates a store front gallery, ongoing public lectures, community programs and exhibitions. This Fall the center will co-sponsor the first Afro-Latin Carribean Festival produced by PAC and continues to partner with the City of Peekskill School District in offering computer arts for after school Learning Enrichment Activities Program (LEAP). In addition, the center is a member of Peekskill Agencies Together (PAT) and works collaboratively with other local groups to enrich the arts community of Peekskill.
Contact: Ms. Felicia Satchell, Asst. Director
felicia.satchell@sunywcc.edu
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