Upcoming Courses
Courses

Whether approaching retirement or currently in retirement, it is essential to understand current opportunities to build, manage, protect and transition all your assets for a comfortable retirement. This class will discuss methods and strategies for income growth and help you know how you are doing in all phases of the economy as well as how to adapt to potential changes.

Instructor:
Brian Martz, CFP, CIMA



Cancellation Policy
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is cancelled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Emails, proposals, letters, reports, narratives, applications, blogs, memos? There are so many different forms of written communication we use on a regular basis for both our professional and personal lives. In order to combat miscommunication and misunderstanding in your writing, editing and revision skills are extremely valuable. In this course, we will focus on types of writingyou use most often, whatever they may be. After establishing your purpose for writing, we will walk through the basics of revision and editing-checking for grammatical errors, but also for "bigger picture" ideas such as clarity andorganization.

Instructor:
Sydney Martin, English Department, Wichita State University

Cancellation Policy:
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting

Foundations of Screenwriting is a class intended for students who have the desire to write their own screenplay (movie script). Whether students have an idea for a script already, or discover one during the course, we will flesh out these ideas into shortor full-length films. The class will work on creating characters, storylines, and conflicts, as well as certain elements of storytelling that are specific to writing for the big screen, such as visual storytelling andmovie structure. Along with weekly writing and exercises, students will read examples of screenplays and have the chance to hear their own writing read aloud in mini-workshops.

Cancellation Policy
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimumof 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be receivedin writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Understand the "must haves" in every fundable concept. Learn how and where to find grant makers interested in you, the grant seeker, and your idea. Learn how to create a proposal capable of securing funds for your department or organization. This class will help beginners hone the skills needed to begin the research and prepare fundable proposals.

Instructor:
Robert Hull, Co-founder & past president of the Kansas Professional Grant Association



Cancellation Policy

We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is cancelled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

WSU is offering a FREE financial-aid planning seminar. Whether you are a high school student, a parent planning your child's education or an adult learner, this is your opportunity to learn what types of financial assistance are available and how to qualify. WSU staff will remain on-site following the presentation to answer questions.Reservations are required: (316) 978-3731.

Instructor:
WSU Office of Financial Aid staff

Cancellation Policy:
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

This class will provide participants with financial knowledge to plan for retirement. Topics that will be covered include financial strategies, legal documents (wills, probate, revocable and non-revocable trusts, medical directives, durable powers of attorney, and do not resuscitate orders) and medical expense planning (Medicare,Medigap, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid,VA Benefits and long term care).

Instructor:
Dr. Stana Martin, Owner & President, Mrs. LTC



Cancellation Policy

We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is cancelled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

This class is designed to help with the development of professional and social skills both in and out of the workplace. Class topics include resume and cover letter writing, interview skills and proper attire, written and oral communication, professional protocol and much more. Learning will be done using class lectures, guest speakers, in class exercises and current examples.

Cancellation Policy
We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is canceled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.

Are you looking for money in all the wrong places? Learn how to find and apply for scholarships through a variety of sources. This session covers when students and/or families should begin searching and applying for available scholarships, different types of criteria for scholarships, how to develop an impressive application for scholarships, WSU invitational, general and departmental scholarships, how to search the web and how to avoid scholarship scams. We'll also cover federal financial aid and other solutions that can make college more affordable. Much of the information covered is intended for new or prospective college students. This presentation provides information and does not provide individual assistance.

Instructor:
WSU Financial Aid Staff

Cancellation Policy

We will refund 100% of your registration fee if the class you wish to take is full or if the class is cancelled. A student who withdraws a minimum of 24 hours prior to the first class will receive a registration refund less 15%. Failure to attend class does not constitute withdrawal. All withdrawals must be received in writing and postmarked prior to the first class meeting. No refunds will be issued after the first class meeting.