Continuing Studies: Best of 2011

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Forty years of Continuing Studies
Continuing Studies celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2011. More than 10,000 adult learners take Continuing Studies credit and non-credit courses each year. 

http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/briefs/2011/sfu-continuing-studies-hosts-700-vancouverites-at-open-house-events.html

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New course meets national need for HR professionals
Continuing Studies launched a new part-time certificate program in Human Resources Management in 2011 that's helping to address BC’s growing demand for HR professionals and training.

http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/stories/2011/continuing-studies-to-help-meet-national-need-for-hr-professionals.html

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Certificate in community capacity-building opens to the public
Continuing Studies opened its Certificate in Community Capacity Building to the public, paving the way for the university to partner with community groups and help them create the communities in which they want to live.


http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/features/2011/certificate-in-community-capacity-building-now-open-to-the-public.html

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Writers Studio celebrates students’ publications
The award-winning Writers Studio creative writing program, which offers more than 100 courses and seven certificate programs each year, celebrated the publishing accomplishments of several alumni and a mentor in 2011.

http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/features/2011/writers-studio-grads-get-penguin-harpercollins-contracts.html

http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/stories/2011/writers-studio-mentor-shortlisted-for-three-poetry-prizes.html

http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/stories/2011/2-writer_s-studio-alumni-up-for-major-literary-prizes.html

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Continuing Studies grows in Surrey
To reach more students in Surrey, Continuing Studies began offering courses at the Surrey City Centre Library in 2011.

http://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/news/stories/2011/continuing-studies-courses-now-available-at-surrey-city-centre-library.html