The Lehman College Office of Continuing Education is pleased to continue the exciting collaboration with the Riverdale Y. Beginning this fall, Lehman will be offering a series of new classes at the Riverdale Y. In addition to the Y classes, Lehman offers professional certificate programs in Bookkeeping and Accounting, Information Technology, Health Information Management (Medical Billing and Coding), Allied Health, Teacher Certification Exam Preparation, Childcare, Professional and Personal Development, and programs for mature adults, children and teens. For full information, visit the Lehman website: www.lehman.edu/ce or call (718) 960-8512 for more information.
Lehman College Continuing Education classes are taught by professionals and experts in their fields. Music, performing arts and art classes are taught by internationally renowned performing artists, and working artists who have extensive teaching experience. Business classes are led by university level economic teachers and experienced financial advisors/analysts. Language classes and writing classes are taught by language specialists and experienced writers. The instructors have both the education, training, working and teaching experience to provide students with not only a sound theoretical background, but also a practical application of what they have learned.
CIRCLE OF READING
Feb. 19 to Mar. 26
Instructor: Stephen Dowling
Travel the world through reading! We will be reading The New York Times bestseller, State of Wonder by Ann Patchett and the award-winning historical novel, The Sojourn by Andrew Krivac. These books will be discussed in a friendly and comfortable environment. Italy, Australia and Brazil are on our itinerary with these great works of fiction. Please read chapter 1 of State of Wonder prior to the first class session.
THE 6-HOUR ART MAJOR
Mar. 11 and Mar. 18
Instructor: Gene Wisniewski
This engaging and highly informative seminar offers mini-versions of basic courses included in the typical art history major. In addition, there are hands-on drawing exercises that demonstrate the thought processes and techniques behind making a piece of art. No previous art education or training is required.
MICROSOFT OFFICE BASICS
Feb. 24 to Apr. 14
Instructor: Stephen Dowling
Do you need to learn Word, Excel and PowerPoint quickly? In this short format, basic and intermediate skills are taught for personal and business applications. Participants are required to have a working knowledge of the personal computer.
Registration is as easy as 1,2,3:
Students may register with a credit card (MasterCard, VISA or Discover only) by phone:
by mail or in person
(personal check, money order, MasterCard, or VISA):
School of Continuing and Professional Studies
250 Bedford Park Blvd, W.
Carman Hall, Room 128
Bronx, NY 10468
For additional information, students should call:
Mon-Thurs. 9:00am-6:30pm, Friday 9:00am-4:30pm, or Saturday 9:15am-1:30pm
*NOTE: Tuition does not include a $20 non-refundable registration fee.