UW-Waukesha Continuing Education Offers Classes Nov. 12-27, 2012
UW-Waukesha Continuing Education offers classes in personal enrichment, undergraduate credit courses and professional certificates for community members of every stage of life. We invite our valuable customers to engage and channel their time and energy into seizing the day and exploring all that our classes have to offer. Classes are held at UW-Waukesha unless otherwise noted.
Better Camera Settings: Learn All You Need to Know About Exposure
Instructor, Chris Jourdan
Take great photos! Take your camera off Auto/Scene modes and be the professional photographer you’ve always wanted to be--or at least take great photos! Apply new found settings to different types of picture applications from sports to nature to portraits to family pictures or self portraits. Bring your camera gear.
T, Nov 13-Dec 4, 6:00pm-9:00pm, $89
Touched by Angels
Instructor, Jacquelyn Oliveira
There is a great interest in God’s angles and their activity in the modern world. This class explores these ministering spirits and their power over our imaginations and hearts; see how angels transform human lives. This class highlights the power of spiritual discernment.
W, November 14, 6:30pm-9:30pm, $29
NEW! Think Outside the Can: Cranberry Cuisine
Instructor, Staci Joers
Do you think cranberries only come in a can and show up at the holidays? Cranberries break free of that stereotype with creative and contemporary cuisine such as Cranberry & Wild Mushroom Tart served with Brussel Sprouts with Pancetta & Cranberries, Cranberry Chicken Sliders with Cranberry Aioli & Chunky Cranberry-Beer Chutney, and New England Cranberry Pie for dessert! As one of only 3 fruits native to America, cranberries are an excellent source of vitamin C and antioxidants, and they are delicious! You’ll learn how to use cranberry juice, fresh cranberries, dried cranberries and cranberry sauce and in these adventurous dishes. Recipes to explore cranberry cocktails will also be provided!
W, Nov 14, 6:30pm-9:00pm, $39
NEW! The 3-in-1 Writing Workshop – How to Write with Passion, Meaning, and Purpose
Instructor, John Lehman
Find out what you need to know now to become the writer you want to be. Most people who write do well in one or two of the three areas critical for success: written execution, recognition and publication, and personal gratification. Substantial results depend upon accomplishing all three. Surprisingly, these are interrelated beneath the surface. Examine the hidden dynamics of fiction and creative nonfiction. Explore how dramatic scenes hook attention and satisfy a reader, and help writers unblock positive channels through which more meaningful material can flow.
Sat, Nov 17, 9:00am–3:00pm, $79
Selecting and Purchasing a Computer
Instructor, Brian Oswald
Gigahertz, Gigabytes, Giga-What? Do Terra-bytes terrify you when looking at new computers? Discuss the jargon that you will find or hear when you go shopping for a new computer. Look at current ads for computers and sort out what it all means. Should you buy a laptop or a desktop? What features or warranties should you get?
Sat, Nov 17, Noon-4:00pm, $39
Instructor, Valentine de Navasques
Relieve your holiday stress with the romance of Italy! Wonderful movies and beautiful actors will take you on a fascinating journey through the history of Italian cinema.
T, Nov 27 - Dec 18, 6:00pm - 8:30pm $69
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Check out the many possibilities offered through Continuing Education
Web site: www.waukesha.uwc.edu/ce