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  • Nov. 23: CLC presents nationally-known jazz pianist Matt Harris

    Matt Harris, a pianist, composer and arranger from Los Angeles, brings his A-list talent to the College of Lake County to perform with CLC’s Monday Night Jazz Ensemble at a Guest Artist Concert at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 23

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  • Smalley Steel Ring Company establishes CLC scholarship

    Lake Zurich-based Smalley Steel Ring Company has established a new scholarship for CLC students in the Computerized Numerical Controls (CNC) and Mechatronics Technology programs.

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  • College prepares to go smoke-free on Jan. 1, 2015

    The College of Lake County is preparing to become a smoke-free campus on Jan. 1 by launching an awareness-building campaign that emphasizes resources to help staff and students quit smoking. On Nov. 20, the same day as the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout, the college will hold a special event called “Take a One-Day Stand,” where students and staff will be asked to give up smoking for at least one day and take steps to quit.

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  • Board of Trustees News: Science building construction contract awarded

    The College of Lake County board of trustees on Nov. 18 approved awarding a $24.08 million contract to construct a new science building on the Grayslake Campus to Path Construction Co., of Arlington Heights.

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  • Dec. 9: Lisa Rock stars in ‘A Carpenters Christmas’

    Lisa Rock and her six-piece band will perform “A Carpenters Christmas,” a delightful holiday show at the College of Lake County at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 9.

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  • Artcetera Gallery Shop holds Winter Holiday Art Sale

    Unique holiday gift ideas for art lovers will abound at the College of Lake County Artcetera Gallery winter holiday sale, which will be held Dec. 1-3 and Dec. 8-10, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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  • Dec. 5-7: CLC dance troupe to present Winter Dance Concert

    The annual Winter Dance Concert will be presented by the College of Lake County Dance Department’s Prairie Spirits Dance Troupe on Dec. 5, 6 and 7 in the Mainstage Theatre.

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  • CLC-U of Illinois Engineering Pathways program offers information sessions

    Students are invited to learn more about how they could qualify for a pathway to the College of Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign by starting at CLC. Two information sessions will be offered: Dec. 4, 2014 and Feb. 5, 2015 at 7 p.m.

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  • Learn about business careers at information sessions

    Information sessions on how to prepare for a variety of business careers will be offered by CLC in the coming months.

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  • Mechatronics program offers monthly information sessions

    Want to learn about robotics and other cool stuff? In one year of full-time study, you can become a highly sought-after and well-paid mechatronics technician. A series of information sessions will be offered at CLC Nov. 18, Dec. 16 and Jan. 6.

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  • Pottery Sale and Ceramic Workshop to be held this month

    The CLC Community Clay Association will present two events in November: a workshop with artist Mark Pharis on Nov. 14 and 15 and a Pottery Sale on Nov. 20 and 21.

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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. 14 to Dec. 14: CLC faculty art on display in Gallery of Art

    A large variety of artwork created by CLC's full-time and adjunct art faculty members will be on display from Nov. 14 to Dec. 14 in the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art at CLC. An opening reception will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14.

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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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  • Board of Trustees News: 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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  • Board of Trustees News: 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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  • 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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