CCC Center Provides Worlds of Knowledge in Just Five Weeks
Camden County College’s Center for Civic Leadership and Responsibility is offering five-week mini-courses on a variety of interesting historical topics during the Spring 2012 term. Each mini-course is designed to add to the personal development of any community member interested in these subjects and help certified New Jersey teachers earn required professional development hours.
Beginning the week of Jan. 30 and running through March 3 are:
● “Beyond the Pyramids: Religion, Magic and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt,” which meets 4 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays on the Blackwood Campus in Gloucester Township.
● “Shakespeare’s Wars of the Roses: Fact vs. Fiction,” which meets 6:30 to 9 p.m. Mondays on the Blackwood Campus in Gloucester Township.
● “History of Philadelphia,” which meets 4 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays on the Blackwood Campus in loucester Township.
● “Women and Wars in America,” which meets 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursdays on the Blackwood Campus in Gloucester Township.
● “Mangia: The Substance, Sustenance and Social Significance of Food,” which meets 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturdays at the William G. Rohrer Center in Cherry Hill.
Enrollees may pay $25 per mini-course or purchase a $50 Center for Civic Leadership and Responsibility membership and take an unlimited number of mini-courses at no additional charge through June 30.
Teachers who participate receive 15 hours of professional development per mini-course. If they only attend individual class meetings of a course, they will earn three hours per attendance.
To register or for additional information, visit www.camdencc.edu/civiccenter; call (856) 227-7200, ext. 4333; or e-mail CCLRregistrations@camdencc.edu.
Published: January 24, 2012