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  • Learn about human services careers at Aug. 6 open house

    Learn about human services careers, and new developments in CLC's human services/social work programs at a free open house Aug. 6 in Room T326-328 at the Grayslake campus.

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  • Adult Education division awards $7,500 in GED scholarships

    Five outstanding Lake County students who completed their GED certificates were honored at a luncheon for 2015 GED Scholarship recipients on July 15, where they were awarded $7,500 in scholarships. The event was sponsored by CLC and the Lake County Regional Office of Education.

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  • Board of Trustees News: Board considers ways to increase minority vendor opportunities

    The Board of Trustees on July 27 considered options for increasing participation of Lake County minority-, women- and veteran-owned businesses in construction projects included in the college’s $163 million Sustainable Campus Master Plan.

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  • College closed on Fridays during Summer Session; offices relocated

    The College of Lake County will be closed on Fridays during Summer Session, starting on Friday, June 12 and continuing through Friday, Aug. 7. Some offices have been relocated because of construction activities.

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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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  • Mechatronics program offers information sessions

    To find out if mechatronics would be a good career choice for you, attend a one-hour information session on one of the following days: Tuesday, June 23 at 11 a.m. in Room T231; Tuesday, July 14 at 11 a.m. in Room T231; Tuesday, July 21 at 6 p.m. in Room T234. Sessions will be held in the Technology Building on the CLC Grayslake Campus, 19351 W. Washington St. At the sessions, you will learn about the mechatronics field, the job outlook and CLC’s certificate program.

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  • James Lumber Center’s 19th Season Subscriptions on sale July 13 to Sept. 30

    On July 13, tickets will go on sale for 13 entertainment events featured in the 19th Professional Touring Season at the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts at the College of Lake County in Grayslake.

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  • Aug. 6: Connect to your career at a free open house event

    Unsure of your next career move? Attend the Connect to Your Career Open House at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6 to learn about several non-credit career-enhancing programs being offered during fall semester at CLC. These include Pharmacy Technician, Veterinary Assistant, Social Media Marketing, Home Inspection, Truck Driver Training (CDL-A), Professional Interpreting, Real Estate Broker and Event Planning.

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  • July 10 to Aug. 16: New art exhibit by Maureen Fritchen

    A new exhibit of paintings called “Time and Again” featuring works by Maureen Fritchen will be on display from July 10 through Aug. 16 at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art.

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  • Board of Trustees news: Board approves $102.8 million budget for FY 2016

    The CLC Board of Trustees approved a balanced operating budget of $102.8 million for Fiscal Year 2016, which begins July 1. The budget represents a 1.6 percent increase over the FY 2015 budget of $101.2 million.

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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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  • 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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  • 10th Annual Excellence in Character Awards for Lake County

    Character Matters in Lake County, a committee of the YES (Youth Empowerment for Success) Coalition, the Lake County Regional Office of Education and College of Lake County Southlake Campus, announce recipients of the 10th annual Excellence in Character Award. This year, 26 staff members and 35 students from grade schools, middle schools and high schools across Lake County received this distinguished award.

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  • Wyniawskyj named new golf coach

    Chris Wyniawskyj, a CLC mathematics professor since 2012, has been hired as the part-time golf coach by the Athletics department, effective immediately for the fall 2015 season.

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  • CLC Trustee Barbara D. Oilschlager wins statewide award

    Barbara D. Oilschlager of Vernon Hills, who has served on the CLC Board of Trustees since 1989, has been awarded the 2015 Ray Hartstein Trustee Achievement Award by the Illinois Community College Trustees Association.

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  • CLC Foundation Golf Classic doubles net amount raised for scholarships

    The College of Lake County Foundation’s annual Golf Classic in Honor of Richard J. Galla, held June 1 at the Ivanhoe Golf Club in Mundelein, generated more than $60,000 for CLC student scholarships, according to Karen Schmidt, executive director of the Foundation.

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  • Learn how to become a medical assistant at CLC information sessions

    Preparing for a career as a medical assistant will be the focus of a series of information sessions being offered at the College of Lake County’s Lakeshore Campus. CLC’s medical assisting program is holding the information sessions in Room S305 at the Lakeshore Campus, 33 N. Genesee St., Waukegan, on the following dates and times: June 24 at noon, Sept. 16 at 2:30 p.m., Oct. 13 at 12:30 p.m. and Nov. 11 at 12:30 p.m. The college’s phlebotomy program will also be discussed.

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  • CLC-high school alliance completes startup

    The College of Lake County and its high school partners are wrapping up the school year by celebrating the successful launch of an alliance to improve student success in college. Two goals adopted by the alliance will be to improve the college readiness of high school graduates and to increase opportunities for students to earn college credit while still in high school.

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  • Learn about business fields at information sessions

    Information sessions on how to prepare for a variety of business careers will be offered by CLC over the summer. CLC faculty will present information on educational requirements, salaries and projected demand for occupations in accounting, administrative office systems, computer information technology, hospitality and culinary management and paralegal studies.

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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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