POD Facilities

POD serves NKU’s faculty and staff and is the only facility on campus dedicated exclusively to NKU faculty and staff training. 

POD manages and coordinates scheduling for the following rooms and equipment located in the Professional & Organizational Development Center. Please review our Room Reservation Policy before reserving a room and review our Equipment Checkout Policy before requesting to check out any POD equipment.

  • Room 235 contains 15 Dell computers in a classroom setting plus an instructor station; Epson Projector; CD-RW / DVD-R; Microsoft Office 2003; Microsoft Office 2007; Adobe Acrobat 8.0; Big Shot Magnifier (1 computer only); SPSS.  To request a reservation for this room, go to http://rooms.nku.edu, click the Login button, use your NKU username and password to log in, then click Room Request and complete the online form.

  • Room 240 is the KTLN room on campus and can also be used as a large meeting room. Room 240 is equipped with Smart Technology; PC; Samsung Doc Camera; CD-RW / DVD-R; Epson Projector; Microsoft Office 2003; Microsoft Office 2007; Adobe Acrobat 8.0; KTLN Video Conferencing Equipment. To request a reservation for this room, go to http://rooms.nku.edu, click the Login button, use your NKU username and password to log in, then click Room Request and complete the online form.

  • The two Digital Editing Suites (Rooms 226 and 229) are designed to allow faculty and staff to capture, edit and store video in a digitized format using the latest technology.  Room 226 is equipped with Mac Computer; Mac OS X; SuperDrive - CD/DVD Reader/Writer; Podcasting Microphone; Dual Deck VCR (SVHS/mini DV) w/Firewire; Microsoft Office 2004; iDVD 6, iMovie 6, i Photo 6; Adobe Illustrator; Adobe Photoshop; Adobe Acrobat Professional; Adobe After Effects, and Final Cut Pro 5.  Room 229 has Mac OS X; Mac Computer; SuperDrive - CD/DVD Reader/Writer; DVD Player; Cassette Tape Deck; Dual Deck VCR (SVHS/mini DV) w/Firewire; Microsoft Office 2004; iDVD 6, iMovie 6, i Photo 6; Adobe Acrobat Professional; Final Cut Pro 5. POD's trained staff will conduct instructional classes for the digital editing suites. To request a reservation for either of these rooms, go to http://rooms.nku.edu, click the Login button, use your NKU username and password to log in, then click Room Request and complete the online form.

  • Two Viewing Rooms (Rooms 227 and 228) are also available with Dell GX240 computers and SVHS videocassette recorders for viewing your completed projects.Room 227 is equipped with PC; Nikon SF-200 Slide Scanner; CD-RW / DVD-R; Dual Deck VCR (SVHS/mini DV) w/Firewire; Microsoft Office 2003; Adobe Acrobat Professional; Adobe Photoshop; Adobe Illustrator. To request a reservation for either of these rooms, go to http://rooms.nku.edu, click the Login button, use your NKU username and password to log in, then click Room Request and complete the online form.

  • The POD Center is equipped with a SMART Conference Room (Room 221). The conference room has Smart Technology; Crestron; Smartboard; PC; Laptop Ready; Samsung Doc Camera; Wacom Graphire Tablet; JVC Dual Deck - SVHS, VCR/DVD; CD-RW / DVD-R; Epson Projector; Microsoft Office 2003; Microsoft Office 2007; Adobe Acrobat 8.0. This room will accommodate up to 16 people. This room is used for POD trainings and events and is available for university use by special arrangement only. To request a reservation for this room, go to http://rooms.nku.edu, click the Login button, use your NKU username and password to log in, then click Room Request and complete the online form.

  • The Open Work Area (Room 225) of the center does not require reservations. This area is open during regular center operating hours. The room has 6 Dell GX240 computers and 5 iMac computers. Two flatbed scanners are also available (One PC and one Mac workstation). POD staff and student assistants are available for assistance as needed. To schedule a one-on-one consultation please submit a request online or contact our front desk.
     
  • The Large Format (Poster) Printer is available primarily for academic use by NKU faculty and departments only.  Please review our Policy on Large Format PrintingMicrosoft Word File for detailed guidelines on using this equipment.  After you have read the policy, you can submit a Room/Equipment Request online or contact our front desk.