Upcoming business events: Week of Sept. 21


The Women's Council of Realtors Second Annual Business Expo will be 10 am.-4 p.m. Oct. 6 at The Campbell House, 1375 South Broadway. Free admission, giveaways and door prizes.

White Collar Crime, presented by the National Association of Credit Management South Central, will be 7-9 a.m. Sept. 23 at Ashland Inc., 3499 Blazer Parkway. A full breakfast is included. Cost is $30 for NACM members and $40 for non-members. Special Agent Timothy Beam is the guest speaker. To register, call Wanda Shader at (502) 588-2459 or email her at Registration ends at 4 p.m. Sept. 22.

■ Applications are being accepted through Sept. 30 for the fourth annual Alltech Corporate Career Development Program. Recent graduates of bachelor's or master's degree programs can apply for the program, which begins in February.

Opportunities are available for 10 high-caliber university graduates hoping to work with experts in the fields of science, aquaculture, agriculture, marketing, sales, veterinary science, information technology, business and biotechnology.

The 12-month, salaried mentorship program will begin with an intensive training period at Alltech's global headquarters in Nicholasville, where graduates will study topics including sustainable energy, communications, marketing and international business. Following this, they will continue training and development while simultaneously managing key company projects in one of the company's global offices, guided and mentored by senior management.

Interested graduates should be strong team players, with excellent communication skills and fluent in English, with another language as an added advantage. Apply at


University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet 9-10:15 a.m. Sept. 22 at Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Job search tips from HR professionals and recruiters. Info: (859) 257-8905 or

Workshops and classes

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following workshops and classes at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at


■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Sept. 22.

■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. Sept. 24.

■ Unix/Linux, 7 p.m. Sept. 24.


■ Photography: Improving your Camera Skills, begins 1 p.m. Sept. 21, $60.

■ Word Processing, begins 10 a.m. Sept. 28, $60.

■ Beginning Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro, begins 10 a.m. Sept. 29, $60.

■ Advanced & Independent Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro, begins 1 p.m. Sept. 29, $60.

■ Beginning iPad, begins 10 a.m. Sept. 30, $60.

■ Advanced & Independent Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro, begins 10 a.m. Sept. 30, $60.

■ Beginning iPhone, begins 1 p.m. Sept. 30, $60.

■ PC Beginner Basics, begins 10 a.m. Oct. 1, $60.

■ File Management, begins 1 p.m. Oct. 1, $40.

Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Workforce Solutions office will offer the following courses at their Leestown Campus, 164 Opportunity Way. For additional information, call (859) 246-6666 or view the catalog at

■ Excel Level 2, 6-8 p.m. Sept. 22 and 24.

■ Plumbing Codes Review, 6-9 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Sept. 21-Oct. 29.

Compiled by Dorothea Wingo