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  • Wellness Program promotes holistic approach to health at CLC and beyond

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  • Art Gallery announces 2015-16 exhibit schedule

    Seven diverse art exhibitions of paintings, clay, sculpture, photography and more are planned for the 2015-16 season at the College of Lake County’s Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art. The exhibits feature work by well-known Chicago area artists as well as exhibits by members of the gallery, CLC faculty and students.

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  • CLC laser, photonics and optics program celebrates ‘Year of Light’

    The College of Lake County, known as a leading educator in the field of lasers, photonics and optics, will recognize the International Year of Light at a CLC Open House and at several events at the Lake County High Schools Technology Campus this fall. Throughout 2015, the United Nations has been celebrating the International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies

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  • CLC students conduct fitness tests for Chicago Blackhawks players

    Since 2011, dozens of students in the College of Lake County’s health and wellness promotion program have played an active role in assessing the fitness levels of the Chicago Blackhawks’ players during training camps.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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