Welcome to the new semester!

Community Education is happy to announce that our Spring Catalog is now available! Upcoming classes include: Notary Public Workshop and Exam – January 17th Instant Italian – January 20th Sensational Salsa Dancing – January 23rd Pharmacy Technician Program – February 28th  For more information or to register, please call 650-574-6149 or Click Here! Advertisements

Better Late Than Never

SO you’re hurtling toward middle age but haven’t started saving for retirement. The good news is, it’s not too late. There are still plenty of ways to save a respectable amount by the time you are ready to stop working full time — and not all of them involve slashing spending. Here are some ideas…

The Health Benefits of Engaging in Art

Written by: Jason Flatt, PhD, MPH, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pittsburgh Who would have thought that being active in the arts would have health benefits? Several studies have shown that engaging in artistic endeavors (including visual, musical and other creative art programs) can help to relieve negative symptoms associated with cancer, promote positive mental health,…

The Intriguing Health Benefits of Qigong

Increasingly popular in the U.S., qigong (pronounced chee-gong) has been found in recent studies to improve quality of life in cancer patients and fight depression. Other studies have found improvements in balance and blood pressure. To view the full Wall Street Journal article, click here. Master Anthony Wong teaches Tai Chi and Qigong classes.

Life Long Learning is the Key to Competitiveness

The results of the OECD Survey of Adult Skills are out, and the results are pretty depressing. The U.S. ranked just below average in literacy and quite a bit below average in both numeracy and problem solving skills in technology-rich environments. For individuals looking to succeed in the current digital climate, the lesson is clear:…