January 20, 2018

Archives for November 2011

Digital Camera–Keith Maull

A digital camera has many features that can be tricky to use.  Whether you have a point and shoot or a DSLR, Keith Maull can teach you to take great photos. Read some of the comments from Keith’s students over the last months: “Excellent/very knowledgeable.” “Very encouraging, funny easy-going & perfect pace.” “Very knowledgeable about […]

CFU Launches Nonprofit Leadership and Administration Certificate

CFU believes in community.  We recreated this certificate to support the nonprofit community.  People interested in working in the not-for-profit world will get essential skills and information to enable them to be effective. We have developed this certificate in consultation with Lynn O’Connell, a national nonprofit consultant who travels to Denver from D.C. to teach […]

Holiday Classes for Cooking, Crafting & More!

Every year CFU teachers offer lots of holiday classes to get you started cooking, crafting, and ready for holiday parties & socializing. In Cooking, we’ve got delicious workshops to make holiday treats: jam making for gifting and luscious chocolate candies & desserts. Don’t miss High Altitude Baking and learn the key tricks to ensuring your bake good […]

Steve Veltkamp Small Business Classes

Back in Denver this December,  Steve Veltkamp offers a geat line up of small business classes. Steve’s classes are  geared toward the small business entrepreneur who need affordable, practical and proven strategies and ideas to make money for themselves and their businesses. Steve visits a few times a year (he hails from Washington state) and […]

Nonprofit Administration Classes

Lynn O’Connell returns in December with the four nonprofit administration classes that make up the center of the CFU Nonprofit Administration Certificate. One of Lynn’s most popular topics over the years has been her grantwriting workshop. Join Lynn and learn the tips & tricks to creating a good grant proposal so that you can get […]

Nonprofit resources–Lynn O’Connell

Nonprofit resources don’t come any better than what you will learn in Lynn O’Connells workshops.  Lynn travels to Denver from D.C. to offer a series of workshops for those wanting to start or promote a nonprofit organization.  Lynn’s students have written: “Friendly, thorough, organized, very good at including every member of the class in the […]

Learn about Buddhism–Val Stepien

Learn about Buddhism from a superb teacher in Denver.   Val Stepien has been studying Buddhism for many years and was ordained in Thich Nhat Hanh’s lineage (the United Buddhist Church) in 2011. She is a psychotherapist who integrates these teachings and practices into her work with clients and into all aspects of her life. Students from Val’s classes have […]

Basics Selling on eBay

Explore the basics of selling on eBay and make some money this holiday season by just cleaning out your garage! This workshop takes you through the whole process, from setting up a site, creating an attractive and complete listing to one of the most important sales points: getting photographs of your items. The instructors, Jon […]

Basic Cooking Classes–Rachel Iacino

Rachel Iacino is a trained Cordon Bleu chef who breaks it down  in these basic cooking classes. Learn to cook chicken, eggs and salads, seafood, and meat, while learning techniques that you can use in all the dishes you cook.   Rachel also teaches a fun class entitled “Tea for the Duchess of Bedfordshire” where you learn to make the […]

Shamanism for Modern Life Weekend

Modern minds are astounded at how shamans of the Andes work with energy and consciousness to create better lives for their people. Striking and powerful commonalities live within the spiritual traditions of indigenous cultures and major religions, including Buddhism and Hinduism. Experience the power of these transformational techniques yourself in this dymanic weekend workshop with initiated […]