NSLI Course Offerings Summer 2018

Did You Know?

  • Luther College opened the first residence on campus in 1971, and is still a “home away from home” to students: meals, laundry, and lifelong friendship included.

  • Luther students can register in Arts, Science, or Media, Art, and Performance degree programs. Luther students are U of R students and receive a U of R degree.

  • Luther students enjoy personalized one-on-one academic advising: our academic advisors are here to help you from registration to graduation.

  • Luther College offers year-round campus and residence tours as well as one-on-one enrollment counselling.

  • Luther grads attend a special graduation ceremony and luncheon celebration at Luther College as well as the U of R convocation ceremony

  • The Luther Library has over 24,000 items in its collection, 5,000 books checked out per year, and 7,000 students who come through its door per month.

  • Luther College welcomes students of all faiths, ethnicities, backgrounds, religions, genders, and sexual orientation.

  •  Every single degree program at Luther College offers an optional experiential learning component; gain real world experience and get paid while you go to school!

NSLI Course Offerings Spring/Summer 2018

Four NSLI courses are being offered in Spring/Summer 2018. Registration begins in March--it's easy--get started!

NSLI 330 Nonprofit Communications & Strategic Relationship Building

Tuesday & Thursday, 6:00 – 8:45 p.m.
May 7 - June 26, 2018

Communications with the general public, governments, other nonprofits, businesses, media, funders and donors in order to build intentional relationships are explored. Theory and practice are integrated in examining relationships and accountabilities. New perspectives on social media, virtual/public presence, branding, key messages, and time-sensitive response mechanisms are discussed.

NSLI 350 Nonprofit Financial Management & Philanthropy 

Monday & Wednesday, 6:00 - 8:45 p.m.
May 7 - June 26, 2018

Financial management and philanthropy, focusing on diverse funding sources and formulas: governments, donors, corporate sponsorship, fundraising, social enterprises, etc. Introduction to financial monitoring systems, roles in nonprofit organizations, creating and monitoring annual budgets, internal and external reports and procedures, cost accounting methods, long range financial planning, building capacity for innovation.

NSLI 320 Nonprofit Advocacy & Community Development

Monday & Wednesday, 6:00 – 8:45 p.m.
July 5 - August 21, 2018

Theoretical and practical consideration of nonprofit advocacy work, including power structures and systems, government structures, community development and organizing, and networking and engaging community residents to achieve changes in public policies and programs and to educate about societal problems. Legal restrictions on charities' advocacy are examined.

NSLI 340 Nonprofit Program Planning & Evaluation

Tuesday & Thursday, 6:00 – 8:45 p.m.
July 5 - August 21, 2018

Effective program planning and evaluation based on understanding the shifting external environment in which staff and volunteers operate, as well as their internal environment. Includes mixed methods research; external environment trend analyses and projections; internal organization database management and analytic strategies; program evaluation and decision-making models; and special projects management.

For information on how to register for these courses please contact the Centre for Continuing Education [cce.studentservices@uregina.ca], or Yvonne Harrison, VSSN Director [yvonne.harrison@uregina.ca].