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Updated: September 25, 2012 10:35AM



Indiana University Northwest invites everyone to join in back-to-school fever. Even those not pursuing a degree can learn something new or enhance their careers with noncredit courses.

Register now for courses in career development or lifestyle enrichment. From line dancing and sewing to interior design and comedy writing, opportunities abound to hone your creativity.

A full list of classes, descriptions and fees can be found at the website www.iun.edu/adultedu/.

Career development

† Certified nursing assistant: Three-week courses offered on a rolling schedule through Feb. 4. For dates, visit the website above.

† Dental office administration: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 11 to Nov. 6 (no class Oct. 9).

† Medical terminology: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 12 to Oct. 31.

† Pharmacy technician training: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 11 to Nov. 15,

† Eye clinic assistant: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 25 to Dec. 11.

† Health insurance billing: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Oct. 15 to Dec. 5.

Business

† Event planning: 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays, Sept. 10 to Oct. 1.

† Grant-proposal overview: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 10-19.

† Grant-writing workshop: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Oct. 1-22, prior experience is required.

† How to start a not-for-profit: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, and Wednesday, Oct. 31.

† Fundraising essentials: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Nov. 5 and 12.

Computers

† Computers for seniors (the basics, the Internet and Windows 7): 9 a.m. to noon Fridays, Aug. 31 to Oct. 5.

† Word — Microsoft Office 2010: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8.

† Excel — Microsoft Office 2010: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15.

† Photoshop: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 12 to Oct. 24 (no class Sept. 26).

† Social networking: 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Sept. 8 and 15.

† Intermediate Excel — Microsoft Office 2010: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29.

† PowerPoint: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6.

Personal development

† Beginners’ sewing: 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Sept. 29 to Oct. 27.

† The art of comedy writing: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 11 to Oct. 16.

† Interior design — basic: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 12 to Oct. 17.

† Interior design — intermediate (takes place off campus): 9 a.m. until late afternoon, depending on the subject, Saturdays, Oct. 20, 27 and Nov. 3.

† Interior design — advanced: 9 a.m. to late afternoon, depending on the subject, Saturdays, Nov. 10, 17 and Dec. 1.

† Line Dancing I: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 8 to Nov. 3 (no class Oct. 20), $115.

Alumni Theatre Night

The Indiana University Northwest Alumni Association and the IU Alumni Association-Lakeshore Region chapter invite all IU alumni and their friends and families to join them for IU Alumni Theater Night.

“42nd Street” will take the stage Friday, Sept. 28, at The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster.

Although the show starts at 8 p.m., IUAA ticket buyers are invited to a preshow reception with appetizers at 6:30.

Tickets are $40 for IUAA members and $45 for nonmembers. Prices include the appetizer reception.

For tickets, contact the IU Northwest Office of Alumni Relations at 980-6769 or alumninw@iun.edu.



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