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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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  • Free GED practice tests offered

    Until Oct. 3, the Adult Education division is giving away free GED Ready tests. By taking GED Ready, students can learn if they are ready to pass the GED test or if they need to improve in specific skill areas.

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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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  • Oct. 5: Dental Hygiene students and staff walk to support Oral Cancer Federation

    Seventeen College of Lake County dental hygiene students and five faculty and staff members will participate in the Third Annual Walk/Run the Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF) in Bensenville on Oct. 5.

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  • Oct. 9: Free screenings for National Depression Screening Day

    The College of Lake County will conduct free, confidential mental health screenings for depression problems as part of National Depression Screening Day on Thursday, Oct. 9. Screenings will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. in Room C003.

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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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  • Oct. 18: Jasmine Guy and the Avery Sharpe Trio star in ‘Raisin’ Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey’

    “Raisin’ Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey,” starring Jasmine Guy and the Avery Sharpe Trio, will be performed at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18 at the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts.

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  • Oct. 23: CLC hosts Illinois Regional College Fair

    Nearly 150 colleges will participate in the Illinois Regional College Fair, hosted by the College of Lake County from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23. The fair will be held in the Physical Education Center, Building 7, on the CLC Grayslake campus.

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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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  • Oct. 6-8: Artcetera Gallery Shop holds Fall Art Sale

    The Artcetera Gallery fall sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Oct. 6-8.

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  • Oct. 2-5: CLC Theatre presents ‘Doctor Dolittle’

    "Doctor Dolittle” will be presented by the College of Lake County Theatre department Oct. 2-5. Performances for school groups will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2 and Friday, Oct. 3. Public performances will be held at 3 and 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4 and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5.

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  • Oct. 25: CLC volunteers for ‘Make A Difference Day’

    Volunteers are needed for CLC's Make A Difference Day, “The National Day of Doing Good” on Oct. 25.

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  • Oct. 9: Slam poetry performances

    A free performance by nationally known slam poets Ken Arkind and Marty McConnell will be presented at 7 p.m. on Oct. 9 in Room C005 (C Wing Auditorium) at the 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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  • Illinois Small Business Development Center Network celebrates 30 years

    Illinois Small Business Development Centers, which have been providing business assistance to new and existing businesses throughout the state of Illinois since 1984, are recognizing the milestone with the theme, “Celebrating 30 Years of Small Business Success.”

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  • CLC Foundation hires director of development

    The College of Lake County Foundation has hired Jamie Samsel of Gurnee as its new director, development.

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