Education Briefs

Continuing education to resume at FLC

Continuing Education at Fort Lewis College will begin a new session of classes this month.

Along with many new courses, some in-demand courses will be offered. Watch for the new catalog of courses in Friday’s edition of The Durango Herald or online at to browse courses and use the online registration.

If class participants register at least seven days before a class begins, they will save $5.

For more information, call 247-7385.

Educational grants available to women

The Women’s Resource Center offers educational grants of as much as $1,000 each month for women to enroll in a certified educational program that will help improve their job skills and employability.

The deadline to apply for an Educational Opportunity Fund scholarship is the first Friday of every month.

Applicants will be notified of the award decision by the fourth Friday of the month.

The next deadline is noon Friday.

To apply, applicants must be a resident of La Plata County for a minimum of one year, must work or can demonstrate a strong work ethic and must use the award at an accredited organization or educational institution.

An application and all award criteria are available at the center, 679 East Second Ave., Suite 6 or

For more information, call 247-1242.

Herald Staff