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  • CLC earns gold award for going green

    The college has received a gold award for campus sustainability from the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, a unit of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, CLC Board Chairman Amanda Howland announced at the Oct. 28 Board of Trustees meeting.

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  • College receives Illinois gold sustainability award

    CLC has received a gold Campus Sustainability Compact Award from the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, a unit of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The award, presented by the office of Gov. Quinn on Oct. 23, recognizes the college for its efforts to integrate environmental sustainability throughout its campuses and for working toward measurable sustainability improvements.

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  • Nov. 14-22: CLC Theatre presents prize-winning play, ‘Crimes of the Heart’

    “Crimes of the Heart” by Beth Henley will be presented by the College of Lake County Theatre department Nov. 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theatre of the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts.

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  • Nov. 19: CLC Open House

    Current high school students as well as adults will have the opportunity to learn about attending CLC at an open house to be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the Grayslake campus.

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  • Nov. 18: CLC sponsors Partnership to Global Success Conference

    Lake County companies wishing to expand into global markets are invited to attend the Global Success Conference, sponsored by the Illinois Small Business Development and International Trade Center at CLC. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov.18 at the University Center of Lake County, 1120 University Center Drive, Grayslake.

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  • Nov. 7: Veterans Day Ceremony and Welcome Home Fair

    The annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at noon on Friday, Nov. 7 in Room C005 (C Wing Auditorium) on the Grayslake campus, 19351 W. Washington Street. New this year is a Veteran and Military Welcome Home Benefit Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., also cosponsored by the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center.

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  • Nov. 7: ‘ABBA MANIA’ descends on James Lumber Center

    “ABBA MANIA: The Official West End Tribute Show” comes to Grayslake at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7. The show has been delighting audiences of all ages since 1999, selling out theatres in the United Kingdom and around the world.

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  • Nov. 4-8: Enjoy film, concerts and lectures during National French Week

    Two lectures, two concerts and a film will be held to celebrate the culture of French-speaking countries at CLC during National French Week, Nov. 4-8.

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  • CLC Foundation gala generates over $120,000 for student scholarships

    More than 250 friends of the College of Lake County Foundation generated more than $120,000 for student scholarships on Sept. 27 at the Black and White Ball: Toast of the Town, held at the historic Palmer House in downtown Chicago.

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  • Illinois Tollway’s expanded Construction Business Development Center to include CLC Center

    The Workforce and Professional Development Institute of the College of Lake County was recently named the fourth location in Northern Illinois to provide services to small businesses in the construction industry, including minority- and women-owned firms bidding on Illinois Tollway projects.

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  • Environmental health and safety program to hold information sessions

    The career outlook and training required for positions in the growing environmental technician field will be discussed at free information sessions to be held in November, December and January at the College of Lake County’s Grayslake campus, 19351 W. Washington St.

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  • Music Department announces fall concert lineup

    Seven concerts, featuring a huge variety of choral and instrumental music, will be presented by the College of Lake County Music department during fall semester. The CLC Music department boasts four instrumental groups: the Monday Night Jazz Ensemble, the Tuesday Night Jazz Ensemble, the Wind Ensemble and the Concert Band. CLC’s choral program includes four ensembles: the Choir of Lake County, the CLC Singers, the Chamber Choir and the Gospel Choir.

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  • CLC and UW-Parkside link programs to expand transfer options for local students

    CLC and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside today approved an agreement expanding educational options for students in the college’s business career programs. The agreement was signed by CLC President Jerry Weber and UW-Parkside Chancellor Debbie Ford at a ceremony on the college’s Grayslake Campus attended by administrators, faculty and students.

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  • ‘Recent Works’ exhibit opens Oct. 3

    An opening reception for the college's 34th Annual Recent Works exhibit will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 3 at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art at CLC. The Recent Works exhibit will be on view in the gallery through Nov. 9.

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  • Auditors praise CLC’s financial performance

    Issuing an “unmodified” (“clean”) finding, auditors praised the College of Lake County’s performance on key financial metrics at the Sept. 26 board of trustees’ meeting. Representatives from McGladrey LLP, the college’s auditing firm, cited the college’s performance on key financial metrics such as liquidity and fund balance as well as the clarity and transparency of CLC’s financial records.

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  • Oct. 6: New Wood Identification class for artists, interior decorators, contractors and woodworkers

    Learn the basics of soft- and hardwood identification at a College of Lake County Center for Personal Enrichment class on Oct. 6, led by ReBuilding Exchange’s resident wood expert, Alex Enarson.

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  • Fall international film series features free Friday films

    International films will be presented for free on Friday nights this fall by the College of Lake County Center for International Education. The films begin at 7 p.m. (unless noted) in Room A162 (Anderson lecture hall) on the CLC Grayslake Campus.

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  • Defensive driving courses win awards

    During the National Safety Council’s Congress and Exposition in San Diego on Sept. 13, the College of Lake County’s 2013 Defensive Driving courses won three awards.

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  • CLC trustee nominating petitions available for April 2015 election

    Nominating petitions for three positions on the College of Lake County board of trustees are now available. Candidates for the positions will be placed on the ballot for the April 7, 2015 election.

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  • CLC student literary magazine wins first place award; four students win individual awards

    The 2013-14 edition of Prairie Voices, CLC's student literary arts magazine, has won first place in the central division of the Community College Humanities Association 2014 Literary Magazine Competition. In addition, four students won individual awards for writing and art.

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