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At U of C Continuing Education we provide high quality educational opportunities to lifelong learners—strengthening our communities and our University. Each year, we serve over 20,000 adult learners and offer more than one thousand courses taught by hundreds of instructors—all experts in their fields.

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DNA Fingerprinting - From CSI to Protecting the Banff Springs Snail

Our next One Day @ UCalgary event will run Saturday, November 1st. Join Dr. Sean Rogers for DNA Fingerprinting – From CSI to Protecting the Banff Springs Snail. Explore the role of DNA fingerprinting in everything from forensics to conservation to personalized genomics. You will also spend time in a lab, learning to extract DNA from strawberries!

Cont Ed instructor selected for international sculpture competition

Drawing and sculpture instructor Vahe Tokmajyan recently returned from The 3rd International Festival of Sculpture in Stone in Brazil, where he was one of six professional sculptors selected to participate in the event. The theme of the festival was biblical.

Vahe's currently scheduled courses include: ART 313 Basic Sculpture in Clay, ART 314 Drawing 1, and ART 315 Drawing 2, all evening courses starting in the fall or winter sessions, and ART 121 Sculpting in Stone, a weeklong workshop scheduled for July 2015.

One Day @ UCalgary will expand your mind... on Saturdays

This fall, Continuing Education will launch One Day @ UCalgary, an exciting new program that offers engaging and affordable learning opportunities for anyone with a desire to learn. These single-day courses will be held on Saturdays at the University's main campus. You will experience high-quality learning from University of Calgary experts for only $75 plus GST per course.

Fall 2014 Program Guide

Viewable online, and available on stands now.

Meet our students

The faces you see on our website represent the thousands of life-long learners who come to U of C Continuing Education each year.

We invite you to meet our students, and read their stories...

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