This Thanksgiving we thank you for being a student and friend to Continuing Education at North Seattle College. Since 1970, we've been providing lifelong learning to our community and we're honored to be a part of your life now and couldn't be more grateful for your support. You're the best part of CE, and we wish you and your family a happy holiday! Please note our offices are closed and will re-open on Monday, November 28th. Online registration is available 24/7 via our website at www.learnatnorth.org.
New Classes Coming Winter Quarter!
The weather has begun to change here in the Pacific Northwest, the temperatures are cooler, and the days shorter. Time to start thinking about activities to pass the wintery months. Winter quarter registration starts next week and is the perfect place to start your winter activity planning. Registration starts at 8am on November 7th. Mark your calendar!
Its Not To Late Too Register
Fall has finally arrived! The weather has begun to change here in the Pacific Northwest, the temperatures are cooler, and the days shorter. The rainy weather has begun to settle in and it’s time to plan indoor activities to help pass the rainy months and stay engaged. Continuing Education has several great classes both online and in-person to help you stay engaged this fall. It’s not too late to register!
Get Inspired This Fall
As the cooler weather sets in and outdoor activities begin to wind down it’s a great time to explore classes that will keep you engaged, especially during the rainy months! Why not learn how to make handmade chocolates or learn Italian? Perhaps you’ve been wanting to learn ways to grow personally or professionally, why not try learning how to build a website or create a documentary film. With so many great classes being offered this quarter it’s hard to just pick one!
Check Out These New Fall Class Offerings!
Fall is around the corner and Continuing Education at North Seattle Colleges has several new classes sure to spark your interest! Many of our classes are back on campus and there are plenty of opportunities to enroll in new adventures! Come celebrate the change in seasons with us!
Fall Quarter Registration Is Open!
With Fall registration officially open it’s a great time to get a jump start on purposeful planning. Many of our classes are back on campus creating plenty of opportunities to enroll in new adventures!
8th Annual Student Art Exhibition Update & Free Concert
Check out this years Jurors' Choice award winners! Don’t forget the Art Gallery is open to the public through Thursday, August 18, 2022. Gallery hours are Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12-2pm & 5-7pm and Thursdays and Fridays 12pm-2pm. This is a great opportunity to see all the wonderful work by our CE students and to even purchase pieces.
8th Annual Student Art Exhibition Back on Campus: July 19 - August 18, 2022
Join us for the 8th Annual Continuing Education Student Art Show! We are excited that the exhibition is back in-person in the North Seattle College Art Gallery and open to the public starting Tuesday July 19th. The exhibition runs from Tuesday, July 19, 2022, to Thursday, August 18, 2022, and the gallery will be open Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12-2pm & 5-7pm and Thursdays and Fridays 12pm-2pm.
Enrich Your Summer!
Enrich your summer with one of our enrichment classes! From sewing, retirement planning, meditation and even couples massage, we have something to offer everyone. Enroll today!
Learn a New Skill This Summer!
Looking to learn a new skill this summer? Check out these professional classes being offered. Registration is open, reserve your seat today!
Check Out These Classes Coming Summer Quarter!
It's hard to believe another quarter is just around the corner and with it comes summer. Summertime in the Pacific Northwest is truly spectacular. It’s the perfect time to dive into learning whether that means venturing outside, into a classroom or taking classes online. Join Continuing Education this summer and celebrate lifelong learning and community. Here's a glimpse of new and in-person classes starting next quarter.
Spring Quarter Has Begun!
With spring comes longer days with more daylight hours for us to explore the beauty the Pacific Northwest offers. Many of us return to our favorite outdoor activities like gardening, hiking and nature walks through parks. It’s a time of renewed energy and a chance to refocus and find inspiration. It’s also a great time to expand your knowledge, explore a longtime interest and meet new people. Our passionate educators and subject matter experts are here to inspire you with a variety of in-person and online course offerings this quarter. Whether you’re interested in finding a new hobby or meeting a professional goal, we have something for everyone!
What Does It Take To Be Antiracist?
Continuing Education at North Seattle College Instructor Christina Chang has made educating others about antiracism, her life’s work. Christina considers herself a lifelong learner, and one of her favorite things about teaching is meeting interesting people. Her motivation to dive deep with folks about race, white supremacy, antiracism and race equity has inspired her class offerings here at North Seattle College. Read the full blog to learn more about Christina and her upcoming class.
Learn a New Language for Fun and Travel!
The entire Spanish for Fun and Travel series is being offered this spring! If you’ve taken one these classes in the past and are looking to join the next session in the series registration is open now! Classes will continue to be online via Zoom for spring quarter. Read the blog for more information on each class offering and to learn more about instructor Juan Miranda!
Spring Quarter Registration Is Open!
With spring comes longer days with more daylight hours for us to explore the beauty the Pacific Northwest offers. Many of us return to our favorite outdoor activities like gardening, hiking and nature walks through parks. It’s a time of renewed energy and a chance to refocus and find inspiration. It’s also a great time to expand your knowledge, explore a longtime interest and meet new people. Our passionate educators and subject matter experts are here to inspire you with a variety of in-person and online course offerings this quarter. Whether you’re interested in finding a new hobby or meeting a professional goal, we have something for everyone! Be sure to register early!
Spring Quarter Registration Starts February 14th!
It's hard to believe another quarter is just around the corner and with it comes spring— a time for renewal and a chance to refocus and find inspiration! Registration begins next week, and Continuing Ed is offering several great courses sure to inspire you. Here's a glimpse of new classes and featured in-person and online classes starting next quarter. Be sure to register early!
The Power of the Written Word
For many, writing can be a challenge. Like any skill it takes time to develop. You need to learn skills like arranging your ideas, writing rough drafts, and learning how to edit for conciseness. When it comes to writing nonfiction, Continuing Education at North Seattle College instructor Christine Dubois says that your writing should be clear, concise, and personal. Read the full article to find out more about Dubois and her class offerings.
Learn How to Cake It With Chef Michele
Cake decorating shows continue to be popular on virtually every television network these days. From Food Network to Disney Plus, larger-than-life cakes are constructed in what seems like minutes for tv viewers enjoyment! Continuing Education at North Seattle College Instructor Chef Michele Sweeney knows a thing or two about creating those larger-than-life cakes. She’s been a competitor on the Food Network and created over-the-top cakes for weddings, corporate events and national cake shows. She's even rented a U-Haul truck a few times because they were so big! But Chef Michele’s favorite thing about culinary art is teaching others how to create one of kind desserts for any occasion. Read full article for more information on our baking and cooking classes!
Where Are All the Womxn Audio Engineers?
Angela Dane, Ph.D. came to specialize in audio engineering out of necessity. The Covid pandemic hit, and studio time was not possible. Her band decided to take control of their music and learn how to record and produce for themselves. During this time Angela came to realize that women and Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) were underrepresented and that there was an opportunity for change. As a result, she set out to help educate, inspire, and empower women with the creation of Womxn & Audio. Read the full article and learn more about the Audio Engineering classes being offered this quarter.
Instructor Spotlight: Meet Angela Dane
Audio Engineers are in high demand! Continuing Education at North Seattle College has created an Audio Engineering program for professionals looking to enhance their skill set or to enter a new exciting career path. Meet Audio Engineering Instructor Angela Dane! Angela is one of three instructors that makes up our audio engineering instructional team. She is passionate about teaching and has been an instructor for almost 10 years and enjoys the creative freedom continuing education classes allow her.
6 Classes that Inspire Creativity
The winter months can be challenging here in the Pacific Northwest. Sunlight hours are short, and the weather typically brings more rain than sunshine. As a result, finding inspiration and creativity become more important than ever to combat the effects the winter months bring. Continuing Education at North Seattle College has several classes to inspire your creative side this quarter. Find out what 6 classes can help you jump start the new year!
5 Classes for Professional Development
Continuing Education at North Seattle College offers several professional development classes both online and in person. From leadership classes to industry specific classes all are designed to help you advance your skillset in a particular area. Check out these professional development classes being offered during winter quarter. Winter quarter begins January 4th, 2022. Register today!
Wishing you a season full of warmth and joy!
We are so thankful for our community's support this year and are excited for the year ahead. Thank you for all you do as a supporter, and friend! We are so grateful to have you a part of our continuing education community. It has meant so much to us to share virtual and in person classes with you over the past year and we look forward to another year of bringing you great classes from our top-notch instructors.
Instructor Spotlight: Meet Gayle Johnson
Continuing Education at North Seattle College offers a variety of in-person leadership and management classes. Each are designed to help you advance your skillset in a particular area. For winter quarter we are offering a Leadership and Management Series taught by Gayle Johnson.
Give the Gift of Classes This Holiday Season
The holidays are around the corner and Continuing Education at North Seattle College is offering some great classes perfect for the season of giving! Why not give the gift of classes this year? From sewing, fitness, cooking to photography and painting there is a class for everyone on your holiday list!