I'm transferring in the Spring (January) and by my stupidity and ignorance, I am short of one credit to transfer. They need 60, I only have 59. [more inside]
I need advice on my special snowflake academic future. [more inside]
DCFilter: Looking for classes or group activities with an emphasis on socializing [more inside]
Do people really make friends in yoga and cooking classes? [more inside]
I've been renovating my house for about a year (and spent my childhood doing this stuff with my dad), and I'm starting to think that I really like this work. Where can I go for almost-but-not-quite-pro-level classes and hands-on education in stuff like residential wiring, conforming to code, hanging drywall, landscaping, etc? [more inside]
Please point me and my boyfriend to your best resources for vegan/vegetarian cooking instruction for absolute beginners. [more inside]
My metabolism has slowed down greatly in the past few years, my love of ice cream has not. Best exercise class in Midtown NYC that will get me in shape quickly? [more inside]
I'm an American moving to London soon. Because I don't know anyone there, I'm going to try to join some groups, take classes, and volunteer to meet people and generally just get out of my house.
Of course, finding available classes and volunteering opportunities is easy, but it's considerably harder to figure out which ones are actually likely to be worthwhile.
What groups, volunteer organizations, classes, and events venues have you had the best experiences with? [more inside]
I'm updating my Map of Awesome
- who else should be on there? Looking for performance artists, schools, companies, places, and other things that share characteristics of activism, creativity, and pure awesome. [more inside]
Advanced After Effects classes in NYC? [more inside]
Online Spanish courses? [more inside]
I'd like to lecture/teach a class about how to be a freelance journalist in NYC, any thoughts on where I could offer my services? I'm not a professor, just a jobbing journo.
Recommendations for learning Japanese in Los Angeles that go beyond the basics? [more inside]
In this thread
, state history classes were brought up. I've always assumed Texas was the only state that had them, since people I've mentioned them to who were from other states thought the idea was weird. However, apparently Washington, at least, has them as well. Which other states do? Is it a unit of a more general US History class or a whole year-long class like Texas?
How to structure a series of conversation classes for foreign students (15-18 years) with little or basic knowledge of english? [more inside]
I am thinking about going back to school to be a court reporter. If there is anyone that is a court reporter on here, can you tell me what to expect? [more inside]
How do I stay motivated to do well in important classes that I’m not interested in? [more inside]
What type of international work will I be doing and how do I do it? [more inside]
Is there anything like University of Phoenix, except not a "scam" or a "diploma mill"? [more inside]
What are your best methods, tips and tricks for grading student code? [more inside]
Looking for recommendations of learning podcasts similar to "Physics for future presidents" [more inside]
I'm looking to take some free online classes during my free time. Are there websites that have teachers, forums and others taking classes as well? I'm completely new to this and am just asking out loud. [more inside]
Improvisers: I'm an actor with some professional improv background. I'd like to brush up on my improv skills and get back in the game. Where should I go to train? [more inside]
What can I learn? (On a semi-flexible schedule).
I'm in Montreal & would like to take a class in something. My problem is this:
I feel like learning something new, but whenever I see a local/ community class that interests me, the date/time is usually inconvenient. I would love to have a list of instuctors (teaching either small groups or one-on-one would be ideal) of a wide range of topics who I could just call & set up a series of lessons. [more inside]
I'm trying to organize a series of classes based on a collaborative learning environment, but I need some information about how a non-hierarchical classroom could actually work. [more inside]
I have vacation time adding up and I'm looking for any interesting and/or wild 1 to 3 week school/training programs I can do, anywhere in the world. Suggestions?
DC Filter: Obedience class recommendation to improve recall/ "come" command for my bird hunting-obsessed English Setter? [more inside]
Looking for continuing educational opportunities related to my field (international humanitarian law) to best take advantage of a few months off work. [more inside]
Cooking Classes? Craftyness? I'm looking for recommendations for things to do in Toronto in the last couple weeks of August. [more inside]
I want to teach myself to be more professional at digital video production. Are there any classes/seminars (online or in L.A.) that you'd recommend? If I could live in my dream world, I'd get to take the Travel Channel
video course but without spending $2000 I don't have and having to drive to Santa Barbara for it. Thoughts? [more inside]
Can anyone recommend a good weekend photography class in Los Angeles? [more inside]
Where can I help a friend find a screen printing class or workshop in Minneapolis/St.Paul? [more inside]
Where can I find hands-on and *cheap* cooking classes in New York? [more inside]
I'd like to sharpen my PHP skills and finally tackle OOP, classes, etc.. There's an overwhelming amount of tutorials online, so I was wondering if you had a favorite one (or ones) that helped you hone your OOP skills. [more inside]
Why aren't life skills taught in schools? [more inside]
Can you recommend the Writer's Center
in Bethesda, Maryland? Or else can you recommend any other creative writing classes/workshops in the DC area? [more inside]
I'd like to become more useful in emergencies. What activities will help me reach my goal? [more inside]
are acting lessons a good idea for me? [more inside]
I would like to teach one-on-one computer classes from home (over the Internet). What's the state-of-the-art re: live screen casting? [more inside]
I am looking for some good basic classes/courses in or near San Diego, California on interactive/internet marketing (metrics, e-commerce, channels, website usability, SEO, etc.). Can anyone recommend anything that ends before August '09?
Where can I learn to build furniture in or near Montgomery Country, Maryland? [more inside]
Toronto: What are some classes/regular activities you've done in Toronto that you've loved? (No salsa please.) [more inside]
Looking for traditional glass painting [more inside]
I want to learn how to Weld. I live in New York City. [more inside]
I will be living in San Francisco for seven months from the beginning of February to the beginning of September, and I'm looking for places to take affordable (and accessible art, language and other classes). [more inside]
I need to get fitter, but I am notoriously bad at sticking to an exercise regimen. Help me think of fun, social things I could look into to get fit and meet people! [more inside]
Where can I take cheap (preferably free!) American Sign Language courses in NYC? [more inside]
CodeFilter: I am looking for online classes mainly in the area of web programming (PHP, MySQL, AJAX, etc.). [more inside]
Trying to find a good Knife Skills cooking class or workshop in the Ottawa area. Any ideas?
I'm an entry-level computer technician looking for advice on what skills are most vital for me in today's market, and how to best achieve them. Specifically, I would like to know what hands-on classes I should look into in the Nashville, TN area. [more inside]