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UMD Continuing Education
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Continuing Education.

Personal Interest

Continuing Education offers a variety of classes to support you as you invest in yourself.  Our personal interest classes are designed to meet your schedule, your interests, and your needs.

Classes are offered over lunch, in the evenings, and on weekends. They cover diverse topics including health and wellness, cultural diversity, and our wonderful NE Minnesota outdoors. Instructors will engage participants through classroom dialogue and hands-on techniques. You will leave a class with comprehensive knowledge and skills!

Whether you are interested in brushing up on a skill or in learning something completely new, Continuing Education has something for you!

Fall 2014 Courses Include:

A French Dining Experience

A Taste of Ireland

Advocacy for Beginners - closed

Anxiety Disorders: Finding a Way Through Fear, Worry, Obsession, and Panic

Buried Alive Sustainable STEM Camp (for students age 11-14)

Caught in the Middle

Dog Sledding History and Culture

Empower Your Aging Parents

Fall Professional Women’s Series

From Pharming to Farming

Gentle Giants: Draft Horses in Northern Minnesota

How to Un-Stink Your Think: Three Ways to Reframe Your Thoughts for More Positive Results

INVASIVE! Really? What’s invasive and why is it an invader?

Learn the Language of Workplace Appreciation - closed

Less Chaos- Remapping Stress

Managing Your Time in a High Demand World

Mental Health First Aid - Adult

Mental Health First Aid - Youth

Mental Health First Aid for Veterans

Mood Disorders: High Highs and Low Lows; Slowing Down the Roller Coaster

Moose and Lynx of Northern Minnesota

Solar System Series: 

The Dimensions of Wellness - closed

The Faces of Grief - Proactive Grieving: Turning Loss Into Legacy

Understanding the Fine Arts of Sports Photography

Welcome to Management! Now What?

What’s in My Food?

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