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Center for Lifelong Learning
121 South Marion Street
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: (256) 233-8260
Fax: (256) 233-8269
Email: cll@athens.edu

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Center for Lifelong Learning > Current Courses
Current Courses
Improv: Center Stage
Sep 4, 2014
Whether you use this class to prepare for public speaking, gain confidence in interview situations, practice acting skills, or learning stand-up routines, you will have the experience of a lifetime learning the basics of speaking in front of a crowd.

Meets 4 times.

Location: Alabama Center for the Arts Decatur, AL
Instructor: TBA
Time: 6:30pm-8pm
Fee: $55

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Athens State Book Club
Sep 9, 2014
The Athens State Library sponsors a book discussion group that meet once a month during the fall and spring semesters. Anyone is welcome! Reading selections are determined by members. There are no fees and there is no pressure to join or participate.

The meeting is held at the Center for Lifelong Learning on the scheduled day at 7:00 pm.

Book List
Sept 9 - David & Goliath, by Malcolm Gladwell
Oct 14 - The Hare with Amber Eyes, by Edmund deWaal
Nov 18 - American Colonies, by Alan Taylor
Jan 13 - The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
Feb 10 - Empty Mansions, by Bill Dedman
Mar 10 - The Rape of Europa, by Lynn Nicholas
April 14 - TBA

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Lobby
Instructor: TBA
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Fee: $0

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The Actors Workshop (ages 8 and up)
Sep 13, 2014
Learn acting basics and stagecraft as you prepare for a production of The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen, first published in 1845. There are 13 roles available; 6 singing roles and 7 non-singing roles. A performance for family and friends is scheduled Sat, Dec 6, at 2:00pm.
Meets on alternating Saturdays.

Location: Chasteen Hall Room 105
Instructor: TBA
Time: 9am-12pm
Fee: $65

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Basic Cake Decorating
Sep 13, 2014
Learn the basics of simple cake decorating and how to make the perfect buttercream icing. Tammy Wilkinson will guide you in the steps to decorating cakes. Class is open to ages 11 and up. Students will take home a simple cake. Supplies included in the fee.

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Training Room
Instructor: Tammy Wilkinson
Time: 11am-1pm
Fee: $45

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Creating a Successful Business Plan - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Turn your business ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Chemistry - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a solid foundation in the basics of chemistry and see how your body depends on chemical reaction.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Beginning Conversational French - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Amy Page
Discover how easy it can be to learn common words and phrases for both leisure and business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Nonprofit Fundraising Essentials - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tim Kachinske
Learn the basics of fundraising for nonprofit organizations, from annual and special fund drives to more advanced projects involving corporate and foundation relations, major gifts, and planned giving.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Keys to Effective Communication - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dawn Lianna
Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Richards Schultz
Learn how to make the most of your scrapbooking talents and artistic ideas when you combine digital and traditional scrapbooking techniques.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Home School With Success - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Schultz
Discover how to homeschool your children in a way that ensures they get what they need both academically and socially.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Accounting Fundamentals - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Charlene Messier
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Achieving Success with Difficult People - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Judy Snyder
Learn how to have more successful relationships with difficult bosses, co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Project Management Fundamentals - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Gain the skills you'll need to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Spanish for Medical Professionals - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tara Bradley Williams
Learn medical Spanish quickly and easily, honing your basic conversational skills and mastering key healthcare words and phrases.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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A to Z Grant Writing - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Vallejo
Learn how to research and develop relationships with potential funding sources, organize grantwriting campaigns, and prepare proposals.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.



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Introduction to Algebra - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Sharon Daniels
Understand how algebra is relevant to almost every aspect of your daily life, and become skilled at solving a variety of algebraic problems.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Photographing People With Your Digital Camera - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simons
Learn to take beautiful pictures of adults, children, and babies.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Building Teams That Work - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Vivian Harte
What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem-solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Nonprofit Management - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Kissam
Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of one of America's fastest growing service sectors.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Conversational Japanese - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ririko Hayashi
Whether you want to learn conversational Japanese for travel or just for fun, you'll find this course makes it easy and enjoyable for beginners to master the essentials of the Japanese language.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Douglas Best
This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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SAT/ACT Prep - Part 1 - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the reading, writing, English, and science questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.


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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Administrative Assistant Fundamentals - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Becky and Tony Swain
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Writing Effective Grant Proposals - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Jillian Poole
Learn to prepare grant proposals that get solid results for your favorite organization or charity.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Chad Walker
Gain a solid foundation in drawing and become the artist you've always dreamed you could be!

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Networking - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: David Iseminger
Learn the fundamentals of networking and prepare for a career in a new and fast-growing field.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Matt Crabtree
This course will help you understand business environments, financial statements, and strategy so you can make more profitable business and personal financial decisions.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Time: online
Fee: $109

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Employment Law Fundamentals - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Nevers
Learn the basics of employment law so you can legally hire, evaluate, and manage employees.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Writing and Selling Self-Help Books - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carmen Berry
Learn how to position your self-help book for success, and use storytelling techniques to make your message compelling.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Math Refresher - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ivy Bishop
Gain confidence in your basic math skills and start using math to your advantage.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Take your photography to the next level with your digital SLR camera by learning how to master lenses, apertures, shutter speed, exposure settings, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Start Your Own Small Business - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Stop dreaming and learn how to start your own successful small business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Effective Business Writing -Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Linquist
Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end.

Classes usually starts the second Wednesday of each month and runs for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Speed Spanish - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dan Mikels
Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences, and you'll be engaging in conversational Spanish in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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SAT/ACT Prep - Part 2 - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the math questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Instant Italian - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Robert Bertoldi
Learn Italian from the comfort of your home in this fun and enjoyable online course.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Human Anatomy and Physiology - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the marvelous complexity of the human body

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.


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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Fundamentals of Supervision and Management - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hourse / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Patricia Adesso
Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Managing Customer Service - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Become indispensable to any organization by understanding how to identify and meet customer needs.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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HIPAA Compliance - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carline Balgleish
Learn how to comply with the duties, rights, and responsibilities of HIPAA, ARRA & HITECH.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Write Your Life Story - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Eva Shaw
Learn how to create and distribute an inspirational and professional autobiography for family, friends, and others.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Learn how to use your digital camera to take stunning nature photos, including landscapes, flowers, animals, and even macro shots.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Sep 17, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to use QuickBooks 2013 to create paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and produce forms and reports.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Ceramics (for teens and adults)
Sep 18, 2014
In this class, you will make keepsakes to last a lifetime while learning how to work with clay. Using the three basic methods of hand building—slab method, pinch method, and coil method— you will make five fun projects.

Class meets weekly, 5 times.

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Training Room
Instructor: TBA
Time: 6pm-8pm
Fee: $99

Register

Basic Cake Decorating
Sep 20, 2014
Learn the basics of simple cake decorating and how to make the perfect buttercream icing. Tammy Wilkinson will guide you in the steps to decorating cakes. Class is open to ages 11 and up. Students will take home a simple cake. Supplies included in the fee.

Location: Alabama Center for the Arts Decatur, AL
Instructor: Tammy Wilkinson
Time: 11am-1pm
Fee: $45

Register

Introduction to Ceramics (for teens and adults)
Sep 22, 2014
In this class, you will make keepsakes to last a lifetime while learning how to work with clay. Using the three basic methods of hand building—slab method, pinch method, and coil method— you will make five fun projects.

Class meets weekly, 5 times.

Location: Alabama Center for the Arts Decatur, AL
Instructor: TBA
Time: 6pm-8pm
Fee: $99

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ACT Test Strategies
Sep 29, 2014
Review English, math, science, and writing strategies for each test section. Get an in-depth look at the explanations for right and wrong answers on the test as well as how the writing portion is scored. Everything you need to know about the ACT test. Fee includes study guide.

Class meets Mondays and Tuesdays for 2 weeks.

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Training Room
Instructor: Emily Clem
Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm
Fee: $145

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Intermediate Data Analysis - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Many of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences. For example, would men and women prefer different product features? In addition, you may look at relationships between variables. Does product recognition relate to subsequent product purchase? This Intermediate Data Analysis course will introduce you to the statistics behind these group differences and relationships. In addition, you’ll learn how to work with ratings, graphs and user-friendly reports of statistical results. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Mary Dereshiwsky

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $90 and earn a Certificate in Data Analysis by attending all three courses – Introduction to, Intermediate, and Advanced Data Analysis. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $195

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Creating Cell Phone Apps for your Business - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Cell phone apps are the latest way smart businesses are reaching their customers. It seems that nearly everyone is carrying and using a smartphone these days. Smart organizations across the globe are investing in building cell phone apps for their businesses. In this four-week course, we will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how non-technical users can build, deploy and market smartphone applications across Android, iPhone and Blackberry platforms. The course is ideal for business owners and executives who want to understand how smartphone applications can be inexpensively built, and also for technical users who want to understand to how quickly deploy smartphone applications. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Dan Belhassen & Susan Hurrell

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $90 and earn a Mobile Marketing Certificate by attending all three courses – Introduction to Mobile Marketing, Creating Cell Phone Apps for your Business, and Advanced Mobile Marketing. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $245

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Cyber Security for Managers - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Cyber security issues are all around us and reach nearly every part of our business and work, from online banking and education to Facebook and Wi-Fi. Finally, you can get up to date on Cyber Security basics and fundamentals. Designed for non-technical managers, directors and others in the workplace, this course will help you find out about threats and vulnerabilities, safeguards, common attacks, viruses, malware and spyware, disaster recover planning, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, basic security architecture, introductory forensics, and cyber terrorism. At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing, and safeguard your business and work information. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Stan Waddell

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $245

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The Business Plan - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Whether writing a business plan to secure capital, as mandated by most funding sources, or to lessen the risks of business ownership, the planning process you undertake to do so enables you to evaluate the many aspects and potential hurdles of your businesses. In the online Business Plan course, you will discover the basics of the entrepreneurial planning process culminating in the development of an early-stage business plan. By preparing your business concept, building your plan, and evaluating your business for feasibility, you gain knowledge critical for business start-up and development. A practical, hands-on approach encourages you to immerse yourself in the vision, research, and planning aspects of your new venture. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Mary Beth Izard

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $90 and earn an Entrepreneurship Certificate by attending all three courses – Entrepreneur Boot Camp, The Business Plan, and Entrepreneurial Marketing. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $195

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Boosting Your Website Traffic - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Acquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results. No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an SEO expert and can answer your toughest questions as well. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructors: Dan Belhassen and Susan Hurrell

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $90 and earn an eMarketing Essentials Certificate by attending all three courses – Improving Email Promotions, Boosting Your Website Traffic, and Online Advertising. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $195

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Self Publishing eBooks - Online
Oct 6, 2014
eBooks are becoming more popular than ever, especially with the release of the iPad and other tablet computers. In addition to publishing fiction and non-fiction books individuals and companies are using eBook publishing as a way to market products, services, and ideas. Discover what makes a great ebook and how you go about creating, formatting and publishing your eBook. Learn the steps necessary to create your eBook with text, photos, illustrations, audio, videos and hyperlinks to websites. Understand the different options you have in self-publishing and distributing your eBook. Come away knowing not only how to make an eBook, but how to market it as well. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Tim Street

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $195

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Developing Your Leadership Skills - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Especially for future and emerging leaders in Gen Y, come discover the key concepts of being a leader and the best strategies for developing your leadership skills and influence. Learn the unspoken secrets that leaders know and the strategies they employ/exhibit in for influencing others. Leadership skills are acquired and learned. The action takes place in attending meetings, running meetings, interacting with others 1:1, and employing successful techniques to convince and influence others. You can become a leader if you know the do’s and don’ts; what to say, what not to say; what to do, what not to do. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: William Draves

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $40 and earn a Certificate in Leadership Development by attending all three courses – Leadership Principles, Developing Your Leadership Skills, and Developing Your Professional Career. $395 total for all courses and certificate.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $145

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Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Fundamentals - Online
Oct 6, 2014
NLP is a powerful change management tool that transforms the way people think and act to have the greatest impact both professionally and personally. NLP is one of the most powerful skills used today in business, psychology, sales, and all forms of personal development. Find out how to manage your emotional and psychological states to eliminate fear and anxiety, replace negative behaviors with positive ones, and establish rapport in your personal and professional relationships. Then learn how to model highly successful people and better understand your staff’s and customer’s needs, motivations and behaviors. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Teresa Meehan

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $175

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Gender in the Classroom - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Your female students learn differently than your male students. Discover how girls learn. Take away 10 top tips for helping girls learn more, and the 5 tips to help girls succeed more. Then discover how boys learn. Take away 10 top tips for helping boys learn more, and the 5 tips to help boys succeed more. Get info about research not available anywhere else. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Julie Coates and William Draves

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Fee: $145

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Medical Billing
Oct 6, 2014
You will master the legal, ethical, and regulatory concepts that are central to this field, including HIPAA compliance requirements, industry-specific techniques for filing insurance, and diagnostic and procedural coding tasks for basic claims processes for insurance reimbursement. Fee includes textbook.

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Fee: $195

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YouTube for Business - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Increase your business with YouTube, the online video site and now the second-largest search engine. Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people. Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other business organizations are using YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations and other extra features. YouTube can enhance your current marketing and communication strategy. After attending this course, you will take back proven strategies and techniques for making YouTube work successfully for your organization. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Jennifer Selke

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $95 and earn a Video Marketing Certificate by attending both courses – Video Marketing and YouTube for Business. $395 total for all courses and certificate.

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Fee: $245

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Photoshop for Presentations - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Acquire the skills to navigate an extensive list of Photoshop features. You will gain both a foundational and advanced understanding of the popular software, and practice the most commonly used methods, such as managing text, working with layers, and image file properties. You will find out the purpose of each photo-editing tool and walk away with the skills to use them. You will even learn what the pros know. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Dan Hood

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $90 and earn a Certificate in Presentation Media by attending all three courses – Prezi, Photoshop for Presentations, and Creating Visual Presentations. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Google Analytics - Online
Oct 6, 2014
If you are not reviewing your website statistics, then you are missing several key opportunities to profit from your website traffic. This course, aimed at non-technical users, will take you through all the key techniques and how to use website analytics using the world-standard Google Analytics, a free online tool. You’ll understand your visitor traffic better, learn how to calculate return on investment (ROI) for your online advertising, and find out how to get more conversions and sales from your website visitors. A must for anyone serious about leverage more success from their website. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Dan Belhassen

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Time and Productivity Management - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Time is even more valuable in this century than in the last. How effectively you manage your time and productivity can affect your business and personal life in so many ways. You’ll get tips and techniques you won’t get anywhere else for managing time and increasing productivity. Whether you are managing your own time or others’ time, come away with proven tips to put into practice on Monday morning. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Erin Parnell

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Save $70 and earn a Marketing Certificate by attending all three courses – Management Boot Camp, Time and Productivity Management, and Managing Generations in the Workplace. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

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Designing Successful Webinars - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Webinars are a hot new meeting format that save money and reach more people than in-person meetings. Use them for customer education, staff meetings and training, presentations, virtual seminars and much more. The technology is simple, but good webinar presentation techniques are critical. Discover the power of successful webinars for your business organization. Then learn the 4 key strategies to make your webinars more successful. Acquire techniques and tips that will make your webinars winners with your audiences. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: William Draves

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Save $45 and earn a Certificate in Designing Webinars by attending both courses – Designing Successful Webinars and Managing & Marketing Webinars. $345 total for all courses and certificate.

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ServSafe Certificate
Oct 6, 2014
The Center for Lifelong Learning is now offering the ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certificate. This certificate is recommended for all food service managers, kitchen managers, owners, operators, F&B directors, chefs, line cooks, dietary managers, and other who need food safety training and certification.

This course meets the Certified Food Safety Manager state requirement. The course is designed to provide participants with viable information on potentially hazardous foods and safe food handling practices and much more.

The fee is $175/person which includes textbook and exam. Register before September 22 and save $10.

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Conference Room
Instructor: TBA
Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fee: $165

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Facebook for Business - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Find out what goes on behind the scenes on Facebook Pages and how to increase the chances that your message is seen and acted on. Discover new tools and proven techniques to increase business and expand your reach. Discuss how to adapt your marketing message for the Facebook platform and how to integrate Facebook across all marketing areas. This is an advanced class and assumes you have started a Page on Facebook and have some basic knowledge of the platform. Technical Requirements: Access to Flash needed for audio and slide presentations. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Jennifer Selke

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Save $140 and earn a Managing Social Media Platforms Certificate by attending all three courses – Twitter, Facebook for Business, and LinkedIn for Business. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Substitute Teacher Preparation - Online
Oct 6, 2014
To be a substitute today, it takes student respect, skills and a portfolio of ideas and workable presentations. You may get the first call, but the successful substitute gets the second and third calls to report. Understand what is expected of a substitute and how to maximize your value to a school. Find out about how to develop a sub-notebook, understand classroom management, the latest techniques in developing lesson plans, how to use your own portfolio to assist in teaching, and much more. With information applicable to any U.S. state, this course will provide you with the information you need to know to be successful at any level in any school. It will start you on the teaching path with a working knowledge and a portfolio of ideas to use the day you walk into a new teaching environment. It will also assist you in finding important information to make you a valuable asset to any school system. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: David Reilly

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$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Certificate in Designing Webinars - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Finally, you can acquire the best professional development in webinar design, presentations, planning, and marketing. Webinars are a popular format for delivering information. They can be very successful for your organization, IF you have good webinar presentations and good management and marketing. Discover the power of successful webinars for your business organization. Then learn the 4 key strategies to make your webinars more successful. Acquire techniques and tips that will make your webinars winners with your audiences. Then acquire the webinar planning skills involved in budgeting, pricing, and marketing webinar meetings. Take back a certificate in designing webinars that provides you with the latest and best information about presenting webinars, as well as managing and marketing them. You will be learning from two of the foremost authorities on webinars. Two one-month courses, as a certificate (each course available individually). 32 hours/3.2 CEUs

Course 1: Designing Successful Webinars
October 6th-31st
Instructor: William Draves

Course 2: Managing & Marketing Webinars
November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Suzanne Kart

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Online Learning & Teaching for K-12 Teachers - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Discover the fascinating world of online learning and teaching. Specifically for K-12 teachers, you will find out why and how your students learn online. Find out about all the wonderful eTools being used, from drag-and-drop games to virtual labs. Then find out how you can begin to use the web in your own teaching. See why web-enhanced courses are being introduced in K-12 schools. Then take home online strategies for helping your students to learn more and preparing them for the workplace. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: William Draves

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Students with ASD - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Today, every school in America has students who have been diagnosed with ASD (Austim Spectrum Disorder)—a neurological disorder on the autism spectrum. The effects of this disorder vary widely, but it is important for every teacher to understand how to recognize behaviors that may indicate Asperger’s Syndrome. In this course, you take away strategies for working effectively with Asperger’s students. And you will find out how to work effectively with parents to create the most positive learning environments for children and teens with this disorder. The course is geared for K-12 teachers, but it is also relevant for counselors, faculty in higher education, parents and anyone else interested in understanding this important issue. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Julie Coates

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$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Marketing Using Social Media - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization using social networks. Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social networks, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging. Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business. You’ll find out the advantages and disadvantages of each, and learn what’s right for your work and kind of organization. Your instructor is a director of marketing for a national association, and writes and speaks on the topic. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Suzanne Kart

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $90 and earn a Social Media for Business Certificate by attending all three courses – Introduction to Social Media, Marketing Using Social Media, and Integrating Social Media in Your Organization. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Negotiation: Get What You Want - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Negotiation is a key skill for success in business and everyday life. Knowing strategies to clarify what you want and how to prioritize needs will ensure you get more of what’s essential. Having the skills to help others get what they want will improve relationships and increase your odds of success in the future. Work with a pro to learn how to plan, implement and win in the bargaining process. Save time, grow your business network and gain confidence when dealing with even the shrewdest of deal-makers. Invest in these skills now and reap a lifetime of rewards. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Julia King Tamang

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $140 and earn a Certificate in Workplace Communication by attending all three courses – Conflict Management, Negotiation: Get What You Want, and Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

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Evernote - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Save project inspiration you find online and in the real world with Evernote. Snap a picture, record audio, clip entire webpages. Save all kinds of information (documents, hand written notes, audio, images) in one place. Record meetings, store files, save receipts, scan contracts and store contracts. Create a digital file cabinet for all of your projects, documents and to-dos; add multiple layers of organization using notebooks, notebooks stacks and tags. Find what you need fast. Search by keyword or tag and quickly find what you are looking for (even typed and handwritten text inside of attached photos, images, PDFs, documents, spread sheets and presentation). One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Kimba Green

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Content Marketing - Online
Oct 6, 2014
You have a website, but why will your customers want to come back or buy something or take action? Do you really know who you are selling to? Do you know what you want to say to them? Do you know how you want to say it? Discover ways to identify who your ideal audience is. Learn how to create content that is engaging and purposeful. Find out what you want to say to them. Explore where you want to say it. And finally, find out how you want to say it. In one month you will be better equipped to create your own content marketing strategy and create a content-rich website that exceeds the needs of your visitors. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Michael Weiss

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Save $90 and earn an Inbound Marketing Certificate by attending all three courses – Introduction to Inbound Marketing, Content Marketing, and Advanced Inbound Marketing. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Extraordinary Customer Service - Online
Oct 6, 2014
Transform your customer service into something extraordinary. As a result more repeat business will improve your bottom line. Customer service separates you from your competition. Extraordinary customer service comes from focusing on the few essential elements that yield big results. Discover how easy it is to tweak your customer service from the ordinary to the extraordinary. You'll take away a customer service plan that will help you focus on the key elements that will get you started on your pathway to success. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

October 6th-31st
Instructor: Fred Bayley

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $45 and earn a Certificate in Customer Service by attending both courses - Extraordinary Customer Service and Keys to Customer Service. $245 total for both courses and certificate.

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Academic Traveler
Moundville Native American Festival

Oct 9, 2014
Repeatedly named one of Alabama’s Top 20 Tourism Events, the Moundville Native American Festival has performers, artists, craftspeople and tradition bearers entertain and educate visitors about the rich culture and heritage that makes Southeastern Indians unique. Native Americans and other experts demonstrate many arts, crafts and technologies during the entire festival.

Rates are per person and include round-trip transportation, entry fees, and tips. Meals are on your own.

Leaving at 9:00 am.
Reserve by Aug 20. Must be paid in full by Sept 2.


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Fee: $65

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RENTAL - Digital Marketing
Oct 14, 2014
Jerry Bryant/ Arrow Concepts/ 105 Sunset Dr/ Athens, AL 35611/ (256) 874-1201

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Athens State Book Club
Oct 14, 2014
The Athens State Library sponsors a book discussion group that meet once a month during the fall and spring semesters. Anyone is welcome! Reading selections are determined by members. There are no fees and there is no pressure to join or participate.

The meeting is held at the Center for Lifelong Learning on the scheduled day at 7:00 pm.

Book List
Sept 9 - David & Goliath, by Malcolm Gladwell
Oct 14 - The Hare with Amber Eyes, by Edmund deWaal
Nov 18 - American Colonies, by Alan Taylor
Jan 13 - The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
Feb 10 - Empty Mansions, by Bill Dedman
Mar 10 - The Rape of Europa, by Lynn Nicholas
April 14 - TBA

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Lobby
Instructor: TBA
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Fee: $0

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Nonprofit Fundraising Essentials - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tim Kachinske
Learn the basics of fundraising for nonprofit organizations, from annual and special fund drives to more advanced projects involving corporate and foundation relations, major gifts, and planned giving.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Fee: $109

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Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Richards Schultz
Learn how to make the most of your scrapbooking talents and artistic ideas when you combine digital and traditional scrapbooking techniques.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
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Home School With Success - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Schultz
Discover how to homeschool your children in a way that ensures they get what they need both academically and socially.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Accounting Fundamentals - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Charlene Messier
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Achieving Success with Difficult People - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Judy Snyder
Learn how to have more successful relationships with difficult bosses, co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Project Management Fundamentals - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Gain the skills you'll need to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Spanish for Medical Professionals - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tara Bradley Williams
Learn medical Spanish quickly and easily, honing your basic conversational skills and mastering key healthcare words and phrases.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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A to Z Grant Writing - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Vallejo
Learn how to research and develop relationships with potential funding sources, organize grantwriting campaigns, and prepare proposals.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
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Introduction to Algebra - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Sharon Daniels
Understand how algebra is relevant to almost every aspect of your daily life, and become skilled at solving a variety of algebraic problems.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Photographing People With Your Digital Camera - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simons
Learn to take beautiful pictures of adults, children, and babies.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Introduction to Nonprofit Management - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Kissam
Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of one of America's fastest growing service sectors.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Building Teams That Work - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Vivian Harte
What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem-solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instant Italian - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Robert Bertoldi
Learn Italian from the comfort of your home in this fun and enjoyable online course.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Conversational Japanese - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ririko Hayashi
Whether you want to learn conversational Japanese for travel or just for fun, you'll find this course makes it easy and enjoyable for beginners to master the essentials of the Japanese language.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Douglas Best
This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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SAT/ACT Prep - Part 1 - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the reading, writing, English, and science questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.


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Administrative Assistant Fundamentals - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Becky and Tony Swain
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Writing Effective Grant Proposals - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Jillian Poole
Learn to prepare grant proposals that get solid results for your favorite organization or charity.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Chad Walker
Gain a solid foundation in drawing and become the artist you've always dreamed you could be!

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Introduction to Networking - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: David Iseminger
Learn the fundamentals of networking and prepare for a career in a new and fast-growing field.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Introduction to QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Matt Crabtree
This course will help you understand business environments, financial statements, and strategy so you can make more profitable business and personal financial decisions.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Employment Law Fundamentals - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Nevers
Learn the basics of employment law so you can legally hire, evaluate, and manage employees.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Writing and Selling Self-Help Books - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carmen Berry
Learn how to position your self-help book for success, and use storytelling techniques to make your message compelling.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Math Refresher - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ivy Bishop
Gain confidence in your basic math skills and start using math to your advantage.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Take your photography to the next level with your digital SLR camera by learning how to master lenses, apertures, shutter speed, exposure settings, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Start Your Own Small Business - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Stop dreaming and learn how to start your own successful small business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Effective Business Writing -Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Linquist
Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end.

Classes usually starts the second Wednesday of each month and runs for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Speed Spanish - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dan Mikels
Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences, and you'll be engaging in conversational Spanish in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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SAT/ACT Prep - Part 2 - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the math questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
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Human Anatomy and Physiology - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the marvelous complexity of the human body

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Fundamentals of Supervision and Management - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hourse / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Patricia Adesso
Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Managing Customer Service - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Become indispensable to any organization by understanding how to identify and meet customer needs.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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HIPAA Compliance - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carline Balgleish
Learn how to comply with the duties, rights, and responsibilities of HIPAA, ARRA & HITECH.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Write Your Life Story - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Eva Shaw
Learn how to create and distribute an inspirational and professional autobiography for family, friends, and others.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Learn how to use your digital camera to take stunning nature photos, including landscapes, flowers, animals, and even macro shots.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to use QuickBooks 2013 to create paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and produce forms and reports.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Creating a Successful Business Plan - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Turn your business ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Introduction to Chemistry - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a solid foundation in the basics of chemistry and see how your body depends on chemical reaction.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Beginning Conversational French - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Amy Page
Discover how easy it can be to learn common words and phrases for both leisure and business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Keys to Effective Communication - Online
Oct 15, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dawn Lianna
Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Developing Hybrid Courses - Online
Nov 3, 2014
The rapid growth of online and other digital tools to deliver course materials has opened the door to many possibilities for expanding regular face-to-face courses or developing new ones. This is a great opportunity to reach broader audiences and add rich resources and materials to the topics you want to teach. Whether developing new or modifying an existing class, this four-week session will help you puzzle out how to take advantage of the best of both worlds. Use the strength of the face-to-face engagement and the power of the Internet to deliver great content, reach broader audiences and support different learning styles. The Hybrid or “flipped” classroom encourages students to learn at their own pace while also building on the unique exchanges that can happen in both the face-to-face class and online. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Kassia Dellabough

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Designing Online Instruction - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Learn about the online instructional environment, envisioning your online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more. Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment. Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines. Discuss the phases of design and development and models, motivating student-student interaction, and managing interaction. Get the latest information on copyright issues, assessment and evaluation. Your instructor is co-author of the book Faculty Guide to Moving Teaching and Learning to the Web. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Dr. Rita-Marie Conrad

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$195, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Entrepreneurial Marketing - Online
Nov 3, 2014
To succeed in today's marketplace, entrepreneurs must know how to effectively market their product or service. This course offers you a step by step approach to attract and keep customers, all within a realistic budget. With an emphasis on customer-driven marketing decisions, you will learn how to build a strong brand, analyze which tactics to use, and implement your marketing plan. Whether you are starting a business or growing an existing one, you will take away practical marketing tips and tools that you can use to improve your marketing efforts. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Kathy Nadlman

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Save $90 and earn an Entrepreneurship Certificate by attending all three courses – Entrepreneur Boot Camp, The Business Plan, and Entrepreneurial Marketing. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Online Advertising - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Get the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization. See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works. Find out how to test low-budget Adword campaigns. Learn how you can target local audiences. Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach. No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructors: Dan Belhassen and Susan Hurrell

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Save $90 and earn an eMarketing Essentials Certificate by attending all three courses – Improving Email Promotions, Boosting Your Website Traffic, and Online Advertising. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Spanish for Medical Professionals 2 - Online
Nov 3, 2014
If you understand basic Spanish, or if you have successfully completed Spanish for Medical Professionals, Spanish for Medical Professionals II will help you expand your knowledge of the Spanish language. You will learn about the near future, present progressive, the command or imperative tenses, direct objects, increase your medical vocabulary and practice interviewing patients, taking health history, diagnosing, giving instructions, and prescribing medication. You will improve your communication skills with your Spanish speaking patients and conquer the frustrating communication gap that can occur. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Cristina Sempe

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Developing Your Professional Career - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Have you ever wondered how do I get to that next level in my career? What does it take? This course will help you identify those skills that all great leaders possess, while learning new skills that will help take you to the next level. Whether you are leading a department or a organization you will gain the knowledge you need to be successful. Learn how to incorporate a developed image and communication skills that will rocket you to that next level. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Tawanda McLaurin

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Save $40 and earn a Certificate in Leadership Development by attending all three courses – Leadership Principles, Developing Your Leadership Skills, and Developing Your Professional Career. $395 total for all courses and certificate.

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LinkedIn for Business - Online
Nov 3, 2014
LinkedIn is the most popular business social network and the website for professionals to network, build business relationships, and provide or receive referrals. Most people rarely get beyond setting up a profile, and therefore miss out on all the advanced features that have come to make LinkedIn so popular. Learn how to set up your personal profile so that it gets noticed by others. Discover how LinkedIn can be used to generate leads, recruit new employees, and find new jobs. This class will cover all the intricacies of LinkedIn to help you create, customize, and optimize your presence on LinkedIn. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Jennifer Selke

For more information you can click the link here or when you are ready to take a course, call us at 256-233-8260.

Save $140 and earn a Managing Social Media Platforms Certificate by attending all three courses – Twitter, Facebook for Business, and LinkedIn for Business. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Advanced Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Advanced skills will enable you to manage your states of consciousness to eliminate the negative emotions and limiting decisions that interfere with your ability to obtain the highest levels of success in all areas of your life, including career, relationships, health & fitness, family and personal growth & development. You will learn how to effectively use language to enhance communication and reframe any situation to your personal benefit. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Teresa Meehan

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Social Media and Online Tools for K-12 Teachers - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, it’s seems everyone, including your students, talk about ways the Internet let’s them stay in touch and see what others are doing. Since many of your students are already there, have you been curious if any of these tools might keep them engaged in your class? Do you ever wonder if there might be some time effective ways to communicate with their parents? GoogleDocs, Adobe ConnectNow, iGoogle, Flicker, animoto, earth album, Teacher Tube, blogs, virtual labs and yes, even Facebook and Twitter can help you add dimension and interest to your class. Discover tips to use a variety of social media and online tools to help your students. You will also spend some time discussing ways to overcome resistance you might encounter in using these programs. For any teacher interested in social media, from beginners to advanced social networkers. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Kassia Dellabough

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$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Creating Visual Presentations - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Make your visual presentations look professional, and communicate effectively. Get the latest most advanced techniques on graphic design principles, including page layout, typography and basic design considerations. Take away more skills to create an effective and beautiful visual presentation on any presentation software program that you choose. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Jenna Soard

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Save $90 and earn a Certificate in Presentation Media by attending all three courses – Prezi, Photoshop for Presentations, and Creating Visual Presentations. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Managing Generations in the Workplace - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Get an understanding of managing workers in different generations in the workplace. Discover what motivates each generation at work, what incentives they respond to, and what messages they value. Generations X and Y are significantly different than the Boomer generation. Each generation has different expectations and styles of work in the workplace. Come explore the characteristics of the different generations in the workplace. Discover the current motivations of Boomers, Gen Xers and Gen Yers and what messages they value. Then Identify practical, how-to tips and techniques for managing Boomers, Gen Xers, and Gen Yers in the workplace. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: TBA

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Save $70 and earn a Marketing Certificate by attending all three courses – Management Boot Camp, Time and Productivity Management, and Managing Generations in the Workplace. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

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Managing & Marketing Webinars - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Boost your success with webinars by getting the most advanced and latest information on managing and marketing webinars. Find out when and how often to promote webinars, how to do follow up promotion to those who click-through on your initial emails, and how to generate more leads and inquiries. Discover our unique needs assessment model, and take back our 5 secrets to creating high response surveys. Market research can be simple, no-cost and effective, lowering your risks. Then take home our webinar planning timeline with the ideal timeframe for planning and marketing webinars for maximum success. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Suzanne Kart

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Save $45 and earn a Certificate in Designing Webinars by attending both courses – Designing Successful Webinars and Managing & Marketing Webinars. $345 total for all courses and certificate.

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Using Cell Phones in the Classroom - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Class, turn your cell phones - - on! Most of your students have cell phones, and now you can use this valuable tool in your classroom to engage and involve your students more in their learning. Discover how to implement cell phones in your classroom from a teacher who has done it successfully. Come away with a step-by-step how-to plan on enhancing your students’ learning, and your teaching. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Ryan Moore

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$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Generational Learning Styles for K12 Teachers - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Regardless of your age, it is always helpful to increase your understanding of how your current students learn and what your future students might need. Students learn in a variety of ways, this course will focus on the influence of generational characteristics on learning styles. Your students learn differently than you do. Come find out how to help your students learn more. And discover something new about yourself too! We will explore fascinating information on the brain and how each generation has responded to their unique “cohort experience”. You will acquire the skills and information needed to facilitate Gen Y and the emerging generation of learners. Understand how your own generational characteristics impact your learning AND your teaching. Come away with our top 20 generational techniques for helping your students learn more. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Kassia Dellabough

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$145, with an optional additional $40 paid later for one graduate credit from the University of South Dakota.

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Integrating Social Media in Your Organization - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Take away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing social networks for your organization or business. Learn how to create your own private social network using Ning, work socially using Google Docs and calendars, and move your web site to an interactive Web 2.0 site. Then your instructor will help you choose which social network tools are right for your situation, and then integrate them into your web site to develop a social networking strategy for your organization. Find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Jennifer Selke

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Save $90 and earn a Social Media for Business Certificate by attending all three courses – Introduction to Social Media, Marketing Using Social Media, and Integrating Social Media in Your Organization. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Understanding yourself and others will increase your overall effectiveness at work, home, and in all of your relationships. Learn how to improve your communication with others, convey your ideas effectively, and improve your ability to understand what is important to those who don’t share your same style. Course fee includes your own DiSC Behavioral Personality Profile assessment and review. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Sally Klauss

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Save $140 and earn a Certificate in Workplace Communication by attending all three courses – Conflict Management, Negotiation: Get What You Want, and Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

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Fostering Online Discussion - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Being engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest challenges of online teachers. It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners. Come experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of ‘continual engagement’ in teaching. Discover how to build student success through your interaction, how to give online learners feedback, communicating with them about everything from subject matter to delicate issues to grading. You will come away with advanced, practical, how-to tips from one of the foremost authorities on fostering online discussion. And you will see how your instructor models great interaction and engagement in the online environment. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

Instructor: Mary Dereshiwsky

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Advanced Inbound Marketing - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Get under the hood of inbound marketing and learn how to monitor, measure, and manage the integrated results of your inbound marketing activities at a more advanced level. We’ll focus on the data that actually matters and how it is influenced by visitor/user engagement. Gain deeper insights into user behavior; learn how to track meaningful conversions, measure visitor engagement and how to use landing pages more effectively – including how to create forms that get results. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Dan Belhassen & Susan Hurrell

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Save $90 and earn an Inbound Marketing Certificate by attending all three courses – Introduction to Inbound Marketing, Content Marketing, and Advanced Inbound Marketing. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Advanced Data Analysis - Online
Nov 3, 2014
After taking this Advanced course in Data Analysis, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization, and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand. Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on statistically significant information. Whether your business is home based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Jeff Kritzer

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Save $90 and earn a Certificate in Data Analysis by attending all three courses – Introduction to, Intermediate, and Advanced Data Analysis. $495 total for all courses and certificate.

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Advanced Mobile Marketing - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Come get the knowledge needed to implement a mobile marketing plan for your organization. Find out about proximity marketing, mobile marketing metrics, and developing a mobile marketing campaign. Learn how to promote your app on the web, build a landing page for your app, and advanced tracking of your application usage. Then take home a blueprint for creating guidelines and standards for your mobile marketing effort, and how to measure its success. You will leave this course with the knowledge to implement a mobile marketing plan for your organization. One month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Simon Salt

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Save $90 and earn a Mobile Marketing Certificate by attending all three courses – Introduction to Mobile Marketing, Creating Cell Phone Apps for your Business, and Advanced Mobile Marketing. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

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Program Evaluation for Nonprofit Professionals - Online
Nov 3, 2014
Enhance your understanding of program evaluation within the nonprofit context. Find out how to improve your evaluation planning, data collection, data analysis and data use. Special attention will be paid to the real-world challenges that organizations may face when conducting evaluation, including staff time, costs and reporting evaluation results to funders. By the close of the course, you will have a complete program logic model and evaluation plan ready for implementation. One-month course. 16 hours/1.6 CEUs

November 3rd-28th
Instructor: Myia Welsh

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Save $100 and earn a Certificate in Non Profit Administration by attending both courses – Revenue Generation for Nonprofits and Program Evaluation for Nonprofit Professionals. $595 total for all courses and certificate.

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Academic Traveler
Shopping Excursion

Nov 7, 2014
Birmingham, Alabama
Get your Christmas shopping done early. Visit two consignment shops, then on to the Summit for lunch at the Cheesecake Factory and more shopping. We will stop by Whole Foods on the way home.

Rates are per person and include round-trip transportation, entry fees, and tips. Meals are on your own.

Leaving at 9:30 am.
Reserve by Sept 2.
Must be paid in full by Sept 30.


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Introduction to Algebra - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Sharon Daniels
Understand how algebra is relevant to almost every aspect of your daily life, and become skilled at solving a variety of algebraic problems.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Photographing People With Your Digital Camera - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simons
Learn to take beautiful pictures of adults, children, and babies.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Introduction to Nonprofit Management - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Kissam
Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of one of America's fastest growing service sectors.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Building Teams That Work - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Vivian Harte
What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem-solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Instant Italian - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Robert Bertoldi
Learn Italian from the comfort of your home in this fun and enjoyable online course.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
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Conversational Japanese - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ririko Hayashi
Whether you want to learn conversational Japanese for travel or just for fun, you'll find this course makes it easy and enjoyable for beginners to master the essentials of the Japanese language.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Douglas Best
This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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SAT/ACT Prep - Part 1 - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the reading, writing, English, and science questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
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Administrative Assistant Fundamentals - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Becky and Tony Swain
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Writing Effective Grant Proposals - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Jillian Poole
Learn to prepare grant proposals that get solid results for your favorite organization or charity.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Chad Walker
Gain a solid foundation in drawing and become the artist you've always dreamed you could be!

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to Networking - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: David Iseminger
Learn the fundamentals of networking and prepare for a career in a new and fast-growing field.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Matt Crabtree
This course will help you understand business environments, financial statements, and strategy so you can make more profitable business and personal financial decisions.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Employment Law Fundamentals - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Nevers
Learn the basics of employment law so you can legally hire, evaluate, and manage employees.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Writing and Selling Self-Help Books - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carmen Berry
Learn how to position your self-help book for success, and use storytelling techniques to make your message compelling.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Math Refresher - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ivy Bishop
Gain confidence in your basic math skills and start using math to your advantage.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Take your photography to the next level with your digital SLR camera by learning how to master lenses, apertures, shutter speed, exposure settings, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Start Your Own Small Business - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Stop dreaming and learn how to start your own successful small business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Effective Business Writing -Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Linquist
Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end.

Classes usually starts the second Wednesday of each month and runs for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Speed Spanish - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dan Mikels
Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences, and you'll be engaging in conversational Spanish in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

SAT/ACT Prep - Part 2 - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the math questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Human Anatomy and Physiology - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the marvelous complexity of the human body

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.


Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hourse / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Patricia Adesso
Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Managing Customer Service - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Become indispensable to any organization by understanding how to identify and meet customer needs.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

HIPAA Compliance - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carline Balgleish
Learn how to comply with the duties, rights, and responsibilities of HIPAA, ARRA & HITECH.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Write Your Life Story - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Eva Shaw
Learn how to create and distribute an inspirational and professional autobiography for family, friends, and others.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Learn how to use your digital camera to take stunning nature photos, including landscapes, flowers, animals, and even macro shots.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to use QuickBooks 2013 to create paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and produce forms and reports.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Creating a Successful Business Plan - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Turn your business ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to Chemistry - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a solid foundation in the basics of chemistry and see how your body depends on chemical reaction.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Beginning Conversational French - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Amy Page
Discover how easy it can be to learn common words and phrases for both leisure and business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Keys to Effective Communication - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dawn Lianna
Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Nonprofit Fundraising Essentials - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tim Kachinske
Learn the basics of fundraising for nonprofit organizations, from annual and special fund drives to more advanced projects involving corporate and foundation relations, major gifts, and planned giving.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Home School With Success - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Schultz
Discover how to homeschool your children in a way that ensures they get what they need both academically and socially.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Richards Schultz
Learn how to make the most of your scrapbooking talents and artistic ideas when you combine digital and traditional scrapbooking techniques.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Accounting Fundamentals - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Charlene Messier
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Achieving Success with Difficult People - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Judy Snyder
Learn how to have more successful relationships with difficult bosses, co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Project Management Fundamentals - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Gain the skills you'll need to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Spanish for Medical Professionals - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tara Bradley Williams
Learn medical Spanish quickly and easily, honing your basic conversational skills and mastering key healthcare words and phrases.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

A to Z Grant Writing - Online
Nov 12, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Vallejo
Learn how to research and develop relationships with potential funding sources, organize grantwriting campaigns, and prepare proposals.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.



Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Athens State Book Club
Nov 18, 2014
The Athens State Library sponsors a book discussion group that meet once a month during the fall and spring semesters. Anyone is welcome! Reading selections are determined by members. There are no fees and there is no pressure to join or participate.

The meeting is held at the Center for Lifelong Learning on the scheduled day at 7:00 pm.

Book List
Sept 9 - David & Goliath, by Malcolm Gladwell
Oct 14 - The Hare with Amber Eyes, by Edmund deWaal
Nov 18 - American Colonies, by Alan Taylor
Jan 13 - The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak
Feb 10 - Empty Mansions, by Bill Dedman
Mar 10 - The Rape of Europa, by Lynn Nicholas
April 14 - TBA

Location: Center for Lifelong Learning Lobby
Instructor: TBA
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Fee: $0

Register

Academic Traveler
Celebrate the Season

Dec 2, 2014
Gaylord Opryland Resort
Nashville, Tennessee
There is no better way to celebrate the season than a trip to the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville. Join CLL as we travel to Nashville for an afternoon of fun and shopping.

Rates are per person and include round-trip transportation, entry fees, and tips. Meals are on your own.

Leaving at 9:30 am.
Reserve by Oct 30.
Must be paid in full by Nov 6.


Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: 9:30am - 9:30pm
Fee: $55

Register

Conversational Japanese - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ririko Hayashi
Whether you want to learn conversational Japanese for travel or just for fun, you'll find this course makes it easy and enjoyable for beginners to master the essentials of the Japanese language.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Douglas Best
This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

SAT/ACT Prep - Part 1 - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the reading, writing, English, and science questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.


Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Becky and Tony Swain
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Employment Law Fundamentals - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Nevers
Learn the basics of employment law so you can legally hire, evaluate, and manage employees.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Writing Effective Grant Proposals - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Jillian Poole
Learn to prepare grant proposals that get solid results for your favorite organization or charity.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Drawing for the Absolute Beginner - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Chad Walker
Gain a solid foundation in drawing and become the artist you've always dreamed you could be!

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to Networking - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: David Iseminger
Learn the fundamentals of networking and prepare for a career in a new and fast-growing field.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Matt Crabtree
This course will help you understand business environments, financial statements, and strategy so you can make more profitable business and personal financial decisions.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Writing and Selling Self-Help Books - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carmen Berry
Learn how to position your self-help book for success, and use storytelling techniques to make your message compelling.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Math Refresher - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ivy Bishop
Gain confidence in your basic math skills and start using math to your advantage.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Take your photography to the next level with your digital SLR camera by learning how to master lenses, apertures, shutter speed, exposure settings, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Start Your Own Small Business - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Stop dreaming and learn how to start your own successful small business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Effective Business Writing -Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Ann Linquist
Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end.

Classes usually starts the second Wednesday of each month and runs for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Speed Spanish - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dan Mikels
Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences, and you'll be engaging in conversational Spanish in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

SAT/ACT Prep - Part 2 - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Hatch
Master the math questions on the ACT and new SAT.

Classes start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Human Anatomy and Physiology - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the marvelous complexity of the human body

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.


Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hourse / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Patricia Adesso
Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Managing Customer Service - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Become indispensable to any organization by understanding how to identify and meet customer needs.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

HIPAA Compliance - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Carline Balgleish
Learn how to comply with the duties, rights, and responsibilities of HIPAA, ARRA & HITECH.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Write Your Life Story - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Eva Shaw
Learn how to create and distribute an inspirational and professional autobiography for family, friends, and others.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simmons
Learn how to use your digital camera to take stunning nature photos, including landscapes, flowers, animals, and even macro shots.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2013 - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Scott Paxton
Learn how to use QuickBooks 2013 to create paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and produce forms and reports.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Creating a Successful Business Plan - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Kris Solie-Johnson
Turn your business ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success.

Classes start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to Chemistry - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Holly Trimble
Gain a solid foundation in the basics of chemistry and see how your body depends on chemical reaction.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Beginning Conversational French - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Amy Page
Discover how easy it can be to learn common words and phrases for both leisure and business.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Keys to Effective Communication - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Dawn Lianna
Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Nonprofit Fundraising Essentials - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tim Kachinske
Learn the basics of fundraising for nonprofit organizations, from annual and special fund drives to more advanced projects involving corporate and foundation relations, major gifts, and planned giving.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Home School With Success - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Schultz
Discover how to homeschool your children in a way that ensures they get what they need both academically and socially.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Beverly Richards Schultz
Learn how to make the most of your scrapbooking talents and artistic ideas when you combine digital and traditional scrapbooking techniques.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Accounting Fundamentals - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Charlene Messier
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Achieving Success with Difficult People - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Judy Snyder
Learn how to have more successful relationships with difficult bosses, co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Project Management Fundamentals - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tony Swaim
Gain the skills you'll need to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

Register

Spanish for Medical Professionals - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Tara Bradley Williams
Learn medical Spanish quickly and easily, honing your basic conversational skills and mastering key healthcare words and phrases.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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A to Z Grant Writing - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Vallejo
Learn how to research and develop relationships with potential funding sources, organize grantwriting campaigns, and prepare proposals.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.



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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Algebra - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Sharon Daniels
Understand how algebra is relevant to almost every aspect of your daily life, and become skilled at solving a variety of algebraic problems.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Photographing People With Your Digital Camera - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Curt Simons
Learn to take beautiful pictures of adults, children, and babies.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

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Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Introduction to Nonprofit Management - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Linda Kissam
Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of one of America's fastest growing service sectors.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Building Teams That Work - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Vivian Harte
What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem-solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Instant Italian - Online
Dec 10, 2014
24 contact hours / 2.4 CEUs
Instructor: Robert Bertoldi
Learn Italian from the comfort of your home in this fun and enjoyable online course.

Classes usually start the second Wednesday of every month and run for six weeks.
For more information click the link here or call 256-233-8260.

Location:
Instructor: TBA
Time: online
Fee: $109

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Academic Traveler
Greece - The Journeys of Paul

Apr 5, 2015
11 days, 20 meals provided
April 5, 2015

Visit two monasteries in Meteora and learn about the devote lifestyle of the monks. Explore ancient Corinth on a guided tour, featuring Agora and the Bema, where Paul was brought before the tribunal. Join local experts exploring the monument of ancient Athens, including the Acropolis.

Includes Athens, 3-night cruise of Mykonos, Ephesus, Santorini, Thessaloniki, Meteora, Delphi, Acropolis.

Rates are per person, double occupancy and include land, round-trip air, tax and fuel charges.
Passport required. Dr. Ron Fritze is ASU faculty leader.

More information is available by viewing the catalog on our web page.

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Instructor: Ron Fritze
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