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The Art of Creative Writing

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 112 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

This course is an introduction to the practice of creative writing regardless of what form the work takes. It is also a community workshop for the sharing of your literary efforts, both raw and polished. While we will explore different poetic, non-fictional, and fictional forms, the course focus is on finding, building, and developing your stories. ...

Thursday Feb 6th, 6pm - 9pm

  (10 sessions)
$585

10 sessions

Business Writing with Positive Impact

at Training Connection - The Loop 230 W Monroe St Ste 610, Chicago, Illinois 60606

Students will learn step by step how to produce clear and direct emails, letters, proposals and copy for ads and public announcements.  This course will teach you formulas for success in written communication. The training is interactive, fast-paced, fun, and full of tips and techniques you can use immediately. Learning Objectives Proper use...

Tuesday Jan 21st, 9am - 4:30pm

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Poetry and Art

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

The link between poetry and art is ripe for exploration! We will write and use ekphrastic poetry-poems written and inspired by works of art, as a departure point for your poems. Some of the poetic forms we'll review may include skinny, haiku, tanka, and cherita. We'll look at contemporary and historical art, images of art you share, we will create...

Saturday Feb 22nd, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Creative Writing (Early College Program)

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop 37 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

In this course students improve their writing skills and push their creative limits through journaling, free writing, writing through music, digging through memories and dreams, and other methods of responding to the world in written form.  Students learn how to edit and revise a work, as well as respond critically to the writing of others; learn...

Saturday Feb 15th, 1pm - 4pm

  (12 sessions)
$465

12 sessions

Writing and Art Nature Retreat

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Spend a day immersed in nature with guided writing and art workshops. Set aside time to disconnect from the day-to-day and focus on connecting with the natural world through writing and art. Morning and afternoon sessions will explore nature journaling, sketching, paying attention, creative writing skills, and more. Choose the sessions that interest...

Saturday Feb 22nd, 8am - 4pm

Dynamic Interactions

at Exec-Comm - Near North Side 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza Ste 1230, Chicago, Illinois 60654

Business Context Face-to-face conversations give you an increasingly rare opportunity: the chance to use all your communication skills to influence someone. During these interactions, you have the chance to build a relationship rather than just push information. Challenge & Solution Many of us lead or participate in meetings with one question...

Tuesday Feb 25th, 9am - 5pm

Sketchbook Journal Your New Year's Resolution(Ages 16+)

at Evanston Art Center - Evanston 1717 Central St, Evanston, Illinois 60201

Not only can sketchbook journaling be a relaxing, fun and creative outlet, but also a powerful tool for self-care. Start the new year off right by exploring how you can nurture your mind, body and spirit, from gratitude and intention setting to monitoring mood, meds, diet, exercise, and starting new healthy habits like meditation.  Learn to...

Saturday Jan 25th, 1pm - 4pm

Leading with Executive Presence

at Exec-Comm - Near North Side 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza Ste 1230, Chicago, Illinois 60654

Business Context You are a leader, a corporate rising star, or an expert in your field. But how do you stand out from the crowd? How can you use strong executive presence to go from good to great? Sometimes stress creeps in and detracts from your performance, especially in new, challenging and highly visible situations. Executive presence is no longer...

Wednesday Jan 29th, 9am - 5pm

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Nature Writing Workshop (Online and In-Person)

at The Morton Arboretum - Lisle 4100 Illinois Rte 53, Lisle, Illinois 60532

Learn the nuts and bolts of excellent nature writing and improve your wordsmithing skills in this blended online and in-person course. NOTE: This is a six-week course in which you will both complete assignments online and attend in-person class sessions. You will receive a course link on the first day of class, at which point you will log in to begin...

Tuesday Mar 10th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (3 sessions)
$123

3 sessions

Presenting with Impact

at Exec-Comm - Near North Side 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza Ste 1230, Chicago, Illinois 60654

Business Context You agreed to give another presentation for your group. Everyone said you did a good job, and you sense that you did too. But how can you be sure? Sometimes you struggle to find the right way to use your slides, and you’re unsure of what to do with your hands. You want to be an even stronger presenter and have more impact. Challenge...

Wednesday May 13th, 9am - 5pm

QuickBooks Desktop Part II

at Computer Training Source, Inc. - Schaumburg 1821 Walden Office Sq Ste 400, Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

You will learn how to perform various transactions within this class. Also, learn how to customize forms, create reports, how to use other QuickBooks accounts, track and pay sales tax, how to use online banking, and prepare payroll. Prerequisite: You must take QuickBooks Part I class (or have used QuickBooks for at least three months) before taking...

Thursday Dec 19th, 9am - 4pm

Intensive English (Short Term - 5 Weeks)

at Kaplan International - Near North Side 444 N Michigan Ave Mezzanine Level, Chicago, Illinois 60611

Our Intensive English program offers a fast, enjoyable and effective way to improve your English language skills, whatever your current language level. You have the opportunity to customize your course with specific skills lessons, including business English and exam preparation. Intensive English classes allow you to quickly achieve English fluency...

Monday Dec 16th, 8:30am - 2pm

  (23 sessions)
$2,775

23 sessions

General English (Short Term - 5 Weeks)

at Kaplan International - Near North Side 444 N Michigan Ave Mezzanine Level, Chicago, Illinois 60611

Our General English course is a semi-intensive program that allows you to balance classroom tuition with structured study and free time activities. You will improve your English language ability at a speed you feel comfortable with, while having time to enjoy your destination. This course is available at all levels from Elementary to Advanced and...

Monday Dec 16th, 8:30am - 11:45am

  (23 sessions)
$2,125

23 sessions

Storytelling Level 3: Finish Your One Person Show

at Green Shirt Studio - Lakeview 4001 N Ravenswood Ave Unit 303-B, Chicago, Illinois 60613

Everyone has a story to tell and Green Shirt’s storytelling program helps students find their unique voice. Inspired by our Meisner acting training program, we use writing exercises and improvisation to dig deep and weave exciting, surprising tales that need to be told.  Each level is six weeks long and designed to be taken in order as each...

Thursday Jan 9th, 2pm - 5pm

  (6 sessions)
$300

6 sessions

Storytelling Level 2: Start Your One Person Show

at Green Shirt Studio - Lakeview 4001 N Ravenswood Ave Unit 303-B, Chicago, Illinois 60613

Everyone has a story to tell and our storytelling program helps students find their unique voice. Inspired by our Meisner acting training program, we use writing exercises and improvisation to dig deep and weave exciting, surprising tales that need to be told.  Each level is six weeks long and designed to be taken in order as each student’s...

Thursday Jan 9th, 7pm - 9:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$275

6 sessions

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