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  • March 14: CLC hosts Science Olympiad

    About 900 middle and high school science students will gather at CLC on Saturday, March 14 for the Grayslake Regional Science Olympiad Competition. The 2015 Science Olympiad runs from 7:30 a.m. to 2:50 p.m., with an awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m.

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  • CLC announces winners of High School Academic Challenge

    More than 140 students from eight area high schools competed in the annual Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering (WYSE) Academic Challenge competition, held Feb. 14 at CLC.

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  • March 4: CLC Board of Trustee candidate forum

    The CLC Student Government Association is sponsoring a candidate forum for those running in the April 7 Board of Trustees election. The forum will be held from 12-1:30 p.m. on March 4 in Room C005.

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  • Two spring break touring shows added: Mark Nizer 4D and American English

    Looking for some fun “staycation” entertainment during spring break? Look no further than the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts Mainstage Theatre at the College of Lake County in Grayslake, where during the last full week of March you can enjoy two newly-added Professional Touring Season events: Mark Nizer 4D on March 25 and American English on March 28.

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  • Three added to CLC Alumni Association board

    The CLC Alumni Association has added three new members to its board of directors. The new board members and their CLC graduation years are Christina Brown, ’81; Diane Downs, ’95; and Blake Hudson, ’10.

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  • Music Department announces spring concert lineup

    Seven concerts, featuring a variety of choral and instrumental music, will be presented by the Music department from March 8 through May 13. The 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 Singers and the Gospel Choir.

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  • March 13: Broadway’s Next H!T musical comes to CLC

    A madcap mix of improvisation, comedy and Broadway show tunes is in store for audiences of “Broadway’s Next H!T Musical,” coming to CLC at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 13.

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  • Board of Trustees news: Construction of master plan projects to begin in spring

    Planning is underway for groundbreaking ceremonies to mark the start of construction this spring on four projects included in the CLC Sustainable Campus Master Plan.

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  • International student scholarship honors Susan Smith

    A new scholarship for international students attending the College of Lake County has been established to honor Susan Smith, a former CLC international student advisor who passed away on Oct. 2, 2014 in Grayslake.

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  • March 10: Seventh Annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser to fight hunger

    Students studying ceramic art and food preparation are teaming up again to fight hunger in the Sixth Annual Empty Bowls fundraiser, to be held at the CLC Main Lobby, 19351 W. Washington St., Grayslake, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10. Proceeds will benefit the Northern Illinois Food Bank.

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  • March 12: CLC hosts Illinois Regional College Fair

    The Illinois Regional College Fair, hosted by CLC from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, March 12, is a great place for families to begin or continue the college search process. The fair will be held in the Physical Education Center, Building 7.

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  • March 7: Free concert by the U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors

    The Jazz Ambassadors, the official touring big band of the United States Army, will give a free concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 7 in the Mainstage Theatre of the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts.

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  • CLC Theatre presents classic French comedy, ‘The Miser’

    “The Miser” by Molière, a classic French farce, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 27 and 28 and March 5, 6 and 7 and at 2 p.m. on March 1 by the CLC Theatre department

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  • CLC named a finalist for national community college award

    The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) has announced that the College of Lake County is a finalist in its 2015 Awards of Excellence program recognizing exceptional work among the nation’s two-year colleges in seven categories. CLC is one of four finalists in the advancing diversity category.

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  • Feb. 27 to April 10: Ceramics exhibit in Artcetera Gallery

    A new ceramics exhibit called “Serviceability” will open in the Artcetera Gallery at the College of Lake County on Feb. 27 and run through April 10. The exhibit kicks off with a reception on Feb. 27 from 7-9 p.m. in the gallery, which coincides with the opening reception for the exhibit “Deanna Krueger: Shimmer” in the Robert T. Wright Gallery of Art.

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  • Feb. 28: Free STEM Day for girls in grades 7-12

    Girls in seventh through 12th grade who want to explore careers in science, technology, engineering and math are invited to CLC's fifth annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Day on Saturday, Feb. 28. This free, hands-on career exploration workshop will be held from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the C Wing.

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  • Chicago artist Deanna Krueger displays abstract pieces in Art Gallery

    A new exhibit called “Deanna Krueger: Shimmer” will open at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art at the College of Lake County on Feb. 27 and run through April 4. The exhibit will kick off with a reception on Feb. 27 from 7-9 p.m. in the gallery, located on CLC’s Grayslake campus.

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  • Feb. 26: Vendors invited to Get Connected Vendor Fair

    Over the next five years, the College of Lake County will spend $148 million on campus improvements. To help local vendors become aware of the upcoming opportunities, CLC will sponsor a Get Connected Vendor Fair from 9-11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26 in Room C005 (C Wing auditorium) at the Grayslake campus.

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  • Board of Trustees news: Construction of Science Building to begin this spring

    A groundbreaking for the college's long-anticipated new Grayslake campus Science Building will occur as scheduled this spring, it was announced at the Jan. 27 CLC Board of Trustees meeting.

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  • Check out the international film series

    Four international films will be presented for free on Friday nights this spring by the CLC Center for International Education. The films begin at 7 p.m. in Room A162 (Anderson lecture hall) on the CLC Grayslake Campus. The films are: “Manakamana” (USA/Nepal, 2013) on Feb. 6, “Once Upon a Time in Anatolia” (Turkey, 2011) on March 6, “Neighboring Sounds” (Brazil, 2012) on April 3 and “The Hunt” (Denmark, 2013) on May 1.

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