Personal Interest Classes

CEN 267 Dog Obedience
Learn how to control your dog by teaching him/her the basic commands of heel, sit, stay, down, and come.  Work with a show-dog trainer in a group setting.  Dog must be at least six-months old.  Pam Kershner does not teach the dogs but does teach the owners how to get the dog to obey the owner’s commands.  Pam has been grooming and showing dogs for over 20 years.  Deadline to register (complete with payment) is April 4th.

Instructor:  Pam Kershner
When:  6 Mondays & 6 Thursdays, 4/7/2014—5/15/2014
Time:  6:00-7:00 PM
Where:  Parking Lot behind ICAT Bldg, Chestnut Street
Cost:  $69

CEN 410 Intermediate Digital Photography
This course is a continuation of CEN 405 Beginning Digital Photography.  Emphasis will be on the use of Photoshop software to edit, enhance, and present your digital photographs in pleasing formats.  Composition and posing will also be considered.  Deadline to register (complete with payment) is March 5th.

Instructor:  Angela Lucas
When:  4 Thursdays, 3/6/2014-3/27/2014
Time:  6:30-9:30 PM
Where: Wathen Business Building, Room 222
Cost:  $69

CEN 876 Introduction to Medicaid Planning
Nearly 2/3 of nursing home care in Indiana is paid for by Medicaid.  On average, a single person in a nursing home exhausts his or her assets in 13 weeks.  This course will provide an introduction to the rules for obtaining Medicaid eligibility for nursing home resident.  Planning strategies which are available to preserve assets when a spouse is in a nursing home will be discussed along with strategies to transfer assets to children both before and after entry into a nursing home.  Daniel L. Siewers is a Vincennes attorney with HartBell, LLC. He has helped numerous clients obtain Medicaid eligibility through Medicaid Planning. Note: The Deadline to register (complete with payment) is April 15th.

Instructor: Daniel Siewers
When:  1 Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Time:  6:30-8:30 PM
Where:  LRC (VU Library), Room 168
Cost:  $39

CEN 877 Wills and Trusts
Learn the basics about Wills and Trusts, what they are, how they operate, what assets are affected by their use, and how they can help accomplish your financial goals.  Jill Doggett is a partner at HartBell, LLC. She has been a practicing attorney for seven years. Katie Hidde recently graduated from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law-Bloomington. She is an associate attorney at HartBell, LLC. Note: The Deadline to register (complete with payment) is April 11th.

Instructor: Jill Doggett & Katie Hidde
When:  1 Monday, April 14, 2014
Time:  7:00-8:30 PM
Where:  LRC (VU Library), Room 139
Cost:  $29

Call 812-888-4451 to register for any of these classes.