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What’s new at the Conservatory of Music this Fall!

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

Discover our new Songwriting 1 course at the Conservatory!
Starting this September 11th, discover our new evening class that focuses on writing original music. This course …

New at SCE for Fall 2019

2019/07/17 – 8:30 am

Explore Your Potential
Check out our NEW 2019/20 Course Guide
We offer a portfolio as diverse as you are. View our 2019/20 course guide for …

Junior Griffins aquatic and sport summer camps

2019/07/03 – 8:30 am

Give your kids a week of fun and learning new skills at our Jr Griffins Summer camps running throughout July and August.
Aquatic Camps
This summer, in …

Scientific Discoveries Summer Camp

2019/06/26 – 8:30 am

Summer is for going on adventures! Send your mighty learner on a journey across the science spectrum, with a week full of fun, hands-on activities!
This …

NEW Design Summer Camp

2019/06/26 – 8:30 am

Design Summer Camp: July 8-12
This unique one-week intensive summer program, open to high-school youth (ages 15 to 18), is devoted to the practice of visual …

New for Fall 2019: Cannabis Career Training Series

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

 

Gain a strong foundation that can help you grow a career in Canada’s rapidly expanding cannabis industry. Experienced professionals working in the industry, including horticulturalists, …

New for Fall 2019: Digital Experience Design

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

Digital Experience Design Foundation
With the growing digitization of our everyday life, UX designers are increasingly in high demand in today’s market. Get introduced to the …

Summer music workshops and programs

2019/06/19 – 8:30 am

Estill Voice Training Program: June 24–28
Re-energize and renew your voice. Speak, sing, and find a new way with Estill Voice Training. You will learn alongside …

Sexual Violence Support Guide Training – August 13 & 15

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

You are invited to attend our upcoming Sexual Violence Support Guide (SVSG) training. The SVSG program is an initiative of the Office of Sexual Violence …

Use your PD funding to learn more about leadership

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

Leading People Through Change: June 18
Change can be difficult to manage but it is an inevitable truth in organizations. Having a leader who can effectively …

Learn to lobby government effectively

2019/06/12 – 8:30 am

Lobby Government Effectively: June 21
As residents of the City of Edmonton we are important stakeholders in government decisions. To impact climate change, support for social …

Don’t let your PD funding expire!

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

Workplace Mentoring: June 12
All great leaders know that coaching and mentoring is the most effective way to teach. Your experiences and insights can help your …

Use your PD funding to learn more about leadership

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

Performance Management: June 11
In the education industry, setting and achieving goals is essential to great leadership. Become an effective leader with the skills to set …

Use your PD funding on music!

2019/06/05 – 8:30 am

Estill Voice Training Program: June 24–28
Estill Voice Training™ is all about finding a new way to use your voice. Exercise vocal freedom and apply the …

Feature course: Challenging Conversations Made Easy

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations with increased confidence and ease, and walk away with tools to help …

Spikeball tournament – register by June 10

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Spikeball is a cross between volleyball and four-square. It is played two-on-two, with a hula hoop–sized Spikeball net placed between the teams. A player starts …

Evening canoe trip – registration deadline is June 11

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Enjoy an evening paddle on the water with a friend or family member. You’ll learn the basics of tandem canoeing, while watching the sunset. An …

Advance in your career!

2019/05/22 – 8:30 am

Learn something new with Professional Development. Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations …

kihêw waciston: Land-based learning opportunity – May 27-30

2019/05/15 – 8:30 am

maskêkosihk Enoch Cree Nation, in partnership with kihêw waciston Indigenous Centre, will be hosting a four-day Cultural Camp, which provides an understanding of the role …

Spend the day back in time – June 8

2019/05/15 – 8:30 am

Join Sport and Wellness on June 8 for this day trip sure to take you back in time. Explore the history of dinosaurs, the unparalleled …

Learn something new with Professional Development

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Register now in these upcoming professional development courses:
Effective Communication Techniques: May 22
Learn to communicate and present information more confidently and persuasively, and discover the simple, …

Feature course: Challenging Conversations Made Easy

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Challenging Conversations Made Easy: June 7
Learn practical strategies for engaging in challenging conversations with increased confidence and ease, and walk away with tools to help …

Design, draw, capture and edit!

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Speedlighting: May 25
Expand your technical know-how and creative abilities working with flash. Start by learning the quality, colour and direction of light as it relates …

MSA’s May in-service opportunity

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

“Taking Initiative to Get Results,” presented by Denise Burrell.
Thursday, May 16,1 – 4:30 p.m.
Room 7-170, City Centre Campus
Course Code: MSA 20190516
Register now!

Take aim with Learn 2 Archery

2019/05/08 – 8:30 am

Get outside, work on your aim and hit the bull’s eye with Learn 2 Archery on June 2.
Learn about the equipment and discover the basics …

What’s new in Art and Design

2019/05/01 – 8:30 am

Photographing Children and Families: May 14
Capture beautiful family portraits with personality and style. Work with camera setting, light, composition and props to create exceptional individual …