What is the role of the creative arts therapies in movements advancing racial and other forms of social justice? This panel explores the response/ability of creative arts therapists during challenging times in order to question our role as co-strugglers and the role of the arts in advocation of justice. Panel speakers: Savneet Talwar, PhD, ATR-BC; Nisha Sajnani, PhD, RDT-BCT; Chun-Shun (Sandie) Yi, PhD, ATR-BC; and Natasha Thomas, PhD, MT-BC

Thursday, April 9, 2020, Online
52nd Annual Illinois BEDC will be held October 18-22, 2021.Registrations will begin online in January of 2021. A limited number of scholarships offered by corporate sponsors will be available. More information about these scholarships can be found at the BEDC Illinois website at

October 18-22, 2021
This course emphasizes design and model interrogation of products based on 3-D solid feature-based modeling using CATIA V5. It covers sketching (using 2-D curves to create 3-D models), various modeling and interrogation and analysis methods, and introductory assembly modeling and drafting with 3-D models. Different geometric modeling methods and the impact of 3-D solid models on manufacturing will be briefly discussed. Regular Registration- $3312.50. Boeing Registration with LTP Voucher- $2,650.00

April 28, 2021 to July 7, 2021, Online
Diversity offers a platform for discussing the many kinds of diversity we encounter today. This course will attempt to dispel the notion of diversity as merely a synonym for racial or ethnic issues only. Two CEU's will be awarded for attending the program.

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This course covers Assembly/Disassembly Sequencing and Animation, Part and Assembly Visualization & Interrogation Methods,Swept Features, Review Sketches, Constraining Sketching, Positioning Sketches,Additional Sketching Modeling Techniques, Review of Assembly Modeling, Assembly Navigation Tool, Bottom-up, Top-down, and Design-in-Context Assembly Modeling,Sub assemblies and Reference Sets, Inter part Modeling and WAVE, Inter part Expression, Feature-based Component Arrays, Part Families, Revisions and Substitutions in Assembly Models, Assembly Constraints/Motion & Arrangement,Measurements/Clearance Analyses, and Combined Usage of NX and Excel, Industry Applications. Regular Registration- $3,312.50. Boeing Registration with LTP Voucher- $2,650.

May 6, 2021 to July 15, 2021, Online
This course covers Geometric Modeling Techniques, Solid Modeling, Parametric & Associative Modeling, Various Visualization & Model Interrogation Methods, Measurements, UG User Interface Management, Boolean Operations of Solid Models, Primitives and Form Features, Edge and Face Operations, Swept Features & Other Features, Datum Reference Features, Sketching, Intro Assembly Modeling & Mating Constraints, Draft Intro, and Industry Applications. Regular Registration- $3,312.50. Boeing Registration with LTP Voucher- $2,650.00

April 19, 2021 to July 5, 2021, Online
SIUE SON continues its pioneering advancement of the nursing profession across Illinois with its receipt of a competitive four-year $2.75 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for its innovative Advanced Nursing Education Workforce (ANEW) program. The multi-faceted educational effort is creatively designed to incresase the number of nurse practitioners who practice in rural and underserved communities throughout Illinois, by promoting a smooth and natural transition from the student role to practicing Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) into these areas.

March 27-28, 2021, Online
This conference will define "pandemic adjustment disorder" with emphasis on its effects; its differentiation from acute stress d/o and PTSD; its relationship to the following - minority stress, illness anxiety, grief, Sx of DEP imposed by changes and limits in social contact; and its impact of the rise in home-based(dis)stressors (IPV, parenting, digital divide). Three CEU's will be awarded for full attendance of the program.

Friday, April 16, 2021, Online