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  • Board of Trustees News: CLC Fiscal Year 2016 budget placed on public display

    The CLC Board of Trustees authorized placing a proposed $102.8 million operating budget for Fiscal Year 2016 on public display in the Finance department (Room A107) at the Grayslake campus, starting May 21. The board will hold a public hearing on the budget at 6 p.m. on June 23 in Room A206 at the Grayslake campus. Following the hearing, trustees will vote on the FY 2016 budget.

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  • Attend our Memorial Day Ceremony on May 22

    The eighth annual College of Lake County Memorial Day ceremony will be held at noon on Friday, May 22. The ceremony will be held outdoors at the CLC Willow Lake Veterans Memorial on the Grayslake campus.

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  • College breaks ground on new central plant, café and remodeled student activities space

    The college held a groundbreaking ceremony on May 16 for a new central plant, café and student activities center on the Grayslake campus. The $24.7 million project consists of creating a new central heating and cooling geothermal plant, renovating the campus core to creative student activity space and adding a new café building.

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  • Two English professors receive 2015 outstanding faculty awards

    English Professors Jenny Lee and Penny Steffen received, respectively, the 2015 College of Lake County Outstanding Full-Time and Part-Time Faculty of the Year awards. Both were chosen by a vote of CLC students, and the two were recognized at the April 23 meeting of the CLC Board of Trustees.

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  • CLC holds groundbreaking for new café and campus core remodeling

    CLC will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at noon on May 16 for a new café and campus core remodeling on the Grayslake campus. The ceremony will be held in the Main Lobby between the two commencement ceremonies being held on Saturday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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  • Interested in CLC? Come to a prospective student information session this summer

    CLC is offering a series of Prospective Student Information Sessions prior to the fall 2015 semester, which starts Aug. 24. The meetings will provide prospective students with information about getting started at CLC, financial aid/scholarships and an overview of academic programs and available academic resources.

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  • Four CLC career students place at SkillsUSA state competition

    Four College of Lake County career and technical education students competed and earned medals at the SkillsUSA Illinois State Conference, held April 25 in Springfield. The competitors were Stephan Grimm, Ahmad Alchaa, Kevin Foli and Jacob Thorpe.

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  • CLC Foundation board adds four members; elects new officers

    The College of Lake County Foundation has added four new members to its board of directors and elected new officers.The new CLC Foundation board members are Liz Bronneberg, Michael Isaacs, Pete Govorchin, and Ben Nichols. The new chair is Christopher Piazzi.

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  • New photo exhibit at CLC Art Gallery explores life along U.S. 20

    A new photography exhibit called “20/20 Vision: Travels Along America’s Accidental Highway” will be on display at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art at from May 22 through June 26.

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  • May 27: Lake County Green conference emphasizes climate change response

    Lake County Green 2015, a May 27 conference sponsored by the College of Lake County, will bring together local business, education, non-profit, municipal and county leaders for presentations and panel discussions on the theme of “Creating a Resilient Economy.”

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  • Geothermal project to reduce energy costs, serve as teaching tool

    The Grayslake campus was turned into a living laboratory on April 21, as 20 students and two instructors had the chance to observe contractors drilling wells for a new geothermal heating and cooling system being built.

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  • Dhruv Patel named first recipient of CLC Foundation’s Wilmot Prize

    Dhruv Patel, who attended CLC from 2012-14, was chosen as the first winner of the Wilmot Prize for Excellence in Mathematics scholarship totaling $11,500.

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  • Gov. Rauner visits CLC; cites role of community colleges in preparing state’s workforce

    Visiting CLC to “listen and learn” more about what community colleges are doing, Gov. Bruce Rauner praised the important work of community colleges in supplying a skilled workforce for Illinois.

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  • May 21: Attend the 20th Annual JobMarketPlace job fair

    Job seekers are invited to attend the 20th Annual JobMarketPlace job fair on May 21 sponsored by the CLC Career and Job Placement Center. The fair will be held from 1-5 p.m. in the P.E. Center, Building 7, Grayslake campus.

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  • CLC student wins national Hispanic leadership scholarship

    Guadalupe Granados of Mundelein, a CLC student, received the National United States Hispanic Leadership Institute (USHLI) Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders during the USHLI National Conference.

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  • CLC board seats newly elected trustees; selects officers

    After canvassing the results of the April 7 election, the Board of Trustees on Thursday night seated the three top vote getters, incumbents Richard Anderson of Grayslake, William Griffin of Lake Forest and Amanda Howland of Lake Zurich, all to serve six-year terms. Anderson has served on the CLC board since 1974, Griffin since 1995 and Howland since 2009.

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  • June 1: Play golf to help provide CLC student scholarships

    The College of Lake County Foundation invites all golfers to the 2015 Golf Classic, honoring the late Richard J. Galla, on Monday, June 1 at the beautiful Ivanhoe Golf Club, 28846 Thorngate Drive, Mundelein.

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  • Stegman and Curry receive 2014-15 teaching excellence awards

    CLC professors Patrick Stegman (accounting) and Amy Curry (mathematics) have received the 2014-15 Teaching Excellence Award from the Austin, Texas-based National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD).

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  • May 18-19: Auditions for CLC summer musical, ‘Working’

    Community members are invited to audition for the CLC summer musical, “Working,” based on the book by the late Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago author Studs Terkel. Auditions will be held at 6:30 p.m. on May 18 and 19 in the Studio Theatre of the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts.

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  • Board of Trustees news: College holds ceremonial groundbreaking for Southlake Campus chemistry lab

    CLC held a ceremonial groundbreaking on March 24 at the Southlake Campus in Vernon Hills for a $1.7 million expansion to create a new chemistry lab. The event was held prior to the Board of Trustees’ scheduled March meeting held at the campus.

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