Lights, Camera, Action!: Tri-C event explores opportunities in
Hear from Hollywood insiders and learn tips to launch a
behind-the-scenes career in filmmaking during an Entertainment
Industry Speaker Series event at Cuyahoga Community College
The free program featuring discussions with industry writers and
producers will take place from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday,
April 27, 2019 at Tri-C’s Metropolitan Campus Center along
East 30th Street in Cleveland.
The schedule includes:
• Screenwriting and the Art of Pitching: 1:15-2 p.m.
Kevin Fox, co-executive producer for NBC’s Law & Order:
Special Victims Unit, among other credits, will offer
insight into successfully approaching networks, studios and
Creative Collaborative Process: 2-2:45 p.m. Bruce
McKenna, a writer for HBO’s Band of Brothers as well as a
producer, will discuss the creative decision-making process and
how writers, directors and producers work together.
Open Panel Discussion: 3:30-4:30 p.m. Fox and McKenna
talk about career challenges in a conversation moderated by
actor James Madio, who starred in Band of Brothers and is
involved with the Tri-C Film Academy.
Registration is required for the program. To reserve a seat,
www.tri-c.edu/EISS. The program will be held in room
201 at Metro Campus Center.
The program is presented by the
Tri-C Film Academy, which formed to train the professional
on-set workforce needed to support and grow Northeast Ohio’s
film and media production industry.
Film Academy courses have been developed with support from the
Greater Cleveland Film Commission, industry professionals and
members of International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
(IATSE) Local 209.
for more information.
Medicine: A Tri-C Focus on Fitness, April 25
PARMA: Learn how fitness and lifestyle can improve your overall
health during “Exercise is Medicine on Campus,” a free
upcoming program at the Western Campus of Cuyahoga Community
The free event is open to the public and will take place from 10
a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2019 at the campus,
located at 11000 Pleasant Valley Road in Parma.
Exercise is Medicine is part of a
global health initiative by the American College of Sports
Medicine. The goal is to promote physical activity and a healthy
lifestyle to help prevent many chronic diseases.
The event at Western Campus will feature:
Fitness assessments of bicep curl strength, hand grip and
A variety of health screenings, including blood pressure tests
and a body fat analyzer.
Chair massages by students in the College’s Massage Therapy
Healthy food samples.
The community event is sponsored by the College’s Sport and
Exercise Studies program, which prepares students for careers as
personal trainers, fitness specialists and other health-related
For more information on Exercise is Medicine or Tri-C’s Sport
and Exercise Studies program, call 216-987-5070 or visit
College introduces new Sales Training Program
WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS: Learn proven techniques to close sales and
drive business during a four-week training program offered
through Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) at
Corporate College® East.
“Mastering the Essentials of Selling” will take place over four
Wednesdays between May 1 and May 22, 2019. Each interactive
session runs from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Corporate College East
in Warrensville Heights.
The training will be led by Marvin Montgomery, a
professional sales trainer and motivational speaker with more
than three decades of experience. The “Sales Doctor” is the
author of Preparation and Practice: The Professional’s Guide
to Sales Success.
His sessions feature practice-oriented “role-play” approaches to
improve sales results. The program is designed to increase
effectiveness in presenting products or services; overcoming
objections; and closing sales.
Participants will leave with a personal action plan to implement
what they learned in class. Lessons will benefit sales
professionals in all fields and industries.
Enrollment cost is $425. Visit
www.corporatecollege.com/salestraining or call
216-987-2800 to register. Each session will begin with a
continental breakfast and networking. Corporate College East is
located at 4400 Richmond Road.
Another session of “Mastering the Essentials of Selling” will be
offered in the fall.
Tri-C’s Corporate College specializes in training, assessment
and individual coaching services for sales professionals and
managers. Training is customized to client needs to address a
wide range of topics.