Posts Tagged ‘continuing education’

Drones have entered the national consciousness in many ways over the past few years, but what most people probably don’t know is that the future of careers in commercial drone piloting is booming. The Federal Aviation Administration projects the commercial, small drone fleet is set to grow from 110,000-plus in 2017 to almost 452,000 in […]

Ford Lowcock has had a long and distinguished career as a photographer and photography instructor at Santa Monica College, and though he has retired from SMC as a full-time professor, he will bring his many skills and talents to Community Ed beginning in July. Leaving behind a stellar 23-year career on the main campus during which, […]

It’s all about the rice. “I really do believe the reason people start to like sushi is the rice, not the fish,” says SMC Community Ed instructor Nikki Gilbert, aka The Sushi Girl. The secret to good sushi is the subtly vinegared rice, she posits. And Gilbert reveals her secrets when teaching classes or hosting […]

SMC Community Ed is excited to announce that it is offering a new photography class this winter, Lifestyle Portraits, and the very talented Steve Anderson will be teaching it. The course begins this Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. A lifestyle portrait by Steve Anderson In the early years at his studio, Steve’s photography included a blend of food, high […]

By Michelle King, Director of Career & Contract Education With Thanksgiving just two days away, it’s a good time to reflect on Community Education’s year thus far – and pause to give thanks to: 1. Our dedicated students who look to our program semester after semester for their lifelong learning needs. 2. Our wonderful instructors who […]