Smart Room - R004 Thursday, December 18, 2014, 5:30 P.M. CST
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Saturday, December 20, 2014, 1 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Saturday, December 20, 2014, 3 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Mainstage Theatre - P107 Sunday, December 21, 2014, 4 P.M. CST
Michael Londra's Celtic Yuletide "A Christmas from Ireland" Dec 21, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Regular $48/42/38 Senior/Staff/Alumni $47/41/37 CLC Student/Teen $15 Children $12
Single Tickets sales begin August 25.Other fees may apply to internet purchase. CLC Student tickets not available on the internet. Teen and children tickets must be purchased with adult priced tickets.
Subscription Price: Regular $44/38/34 CLC Student/Teen $13 Children $10
Subscriptions on sale July 7 – Sept. 15 Not available on the internet. Call or visit our Box Office to purchase. Teen and children subscriptions must be purchased with adult subscription.
Described as "one of the greatest Irish singers of our time," Michael Londra creates an Irish Christmas with world class dancers and classic stories from his homeland. He sings traditional heartwarming carols like "Winter," "Fire and Snow," "The Maiden's Lullaby" and Gaelic pieces like "Oiche Ciuin" (Silent Night), plus many sing-along carols you'll know and love!
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Tuesday, December 30, 2014, 5 P.M. CST
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Tuesday, January 6, 2015, 5:15 P.M. CST
Tuesday, January 6, 2015, 7 P.M. CST
Conference Room - C003 Thursday, January 8, 2015, 8 A.M. CST
Thursday, January 8, 2015, 5 P.M. CST
Smart Room - V232 Thursday, January 8, 2015, 5:30 P.M. CST
Conference Room - C003 Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 5 P.M. CST
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 5:15 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 7:15 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Community Conference Room - 1NG008 Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 9 A.M. CST
Prairie Dining Room - C001 Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 5:30 P.M. CST
Conference Room - C003 Thursday, January 15, 2015, 8 A.M. CST
Thursday, January 15, 2015, 5:15 P.M. CST
Smart Room - V232 Thursday, January 15, 2015, 5:30 P.M. CST
Thursday, January 15, 2015, 7:15 P.M. CST
Conference Room - C003 Friday, January 16, 2015, 8 A.M. CST
Men's Dressing Room - P125,Women's Dressing Room - P126,Studio Theatre - P119,Make-Up Classroom - P124,Green Room - P131 Friday, January 16, 2015, 8 P.M. CST
Switchback Americana Program Jan 16, 2015 at 8:00 PM Studio Theatre Regular $38 Senior/Staff/Alumni $37 CLC Student/Teen $15 Children $12 Single Tickets sales begin August 25. Other fees may apply to internet purchase. CLC Student tickets not available on the internet. Teen and children tickets must be purchased with adult priced tickets. Subscription Price: Regular $34 CLC Student/Teen $13 Children $10 Subscriptions on sale July 7 – Sept. 15 Not available on the internet. Call or visit our Box Office to purchase. Teen and children subscriptions must be purchased with adult subscription. Superb songwriting, harmonies and with a repertoire ranging from sentimental ballads to blistering rockers, Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack draw on Americana and Celtic themes reflecting their Midwestern roots and Irish heritage. "There is something extremely intoxicating about living in the Midwest. It's fun to point that out in our music and say, hell yes, I am from the Midwest!" - Brian FitzGerald waygoodmusic.com Join us on Facebook Buy Tickets Online Download Flier (PDF)
Conference Room - C003 Saturday, January 17, 2015, 8 A.M. CST
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Saturday, January 17, 2015, 1 P.M. CST
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Saturday, January 17, 2015, 3 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Three new events have been added to the James Lumber Center's Professional Touring Series: The United States Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors on Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. (a free concert); Mark Nizer 4D, A New Dimension in Entertainment on Wednesday, March 25 at 3 p.m.; and American English, The Complete Beatles Tribute on Saturday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m.
The College of Lake County’s Veterans Memorial Monument project has received a $5,000 matching grant from the local chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars. A check presentation ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. on Dec. 9 in Room A206.
Michael Londra, the Irish tenor best known as the voice of “Riverdance” on Broadway, will present “A Christmas from Ireland,” a performance told in song, dance and story at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 21 at the James Lumber Center.
Three festive concerts by College of Lake County Music Department ensembles will be presented in December. The Wind Ensemble’s Holiday Concert will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 14, the Holiday Choral Concert will be presented at 7 p.m. on Dec. 14 and the Concert Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 17.
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.
The college 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 held a special event called “Take a One-Day Stand,” where students and staff committed to give up smoking for at least one day.
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.
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. Information sessions will be offered at 1 p.m. on Dec. 16 and Jan. 6.
Information sessions on how to prepare for a variety of business careers will be offered by CLC in the coming months.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Northern Illinois University President Doug Baker and College of Lake County President Girard W. Weber signed an innovative reverse transfer agreement during a Sept. 5 ceremony at NIU.
For 385 College of Lake County students, earning a CLC Foundation scholarship last year provided funds needed to go to college. One major source of funding for Foundation scholarships is the annual scholarship gala, the Black and White Ball: Toast of the Town, on Sept. 27 at the Palmer House in downtown Chicago.
Job prospects for graduates of the College of Lake County’s medical assisting (MOA) program should be strong, given the demand projected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) for these hands-on health care workers.
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“I have enjoyed all the instructors in the horticulture department, especially their expertise and practical work experiences. All the classes that I have taken are pertinent to my career choice.”
“Even if money hadn’t been an issue for me, I think CLC still would have been the right decision for me because of the wonderful things that I took with me from the college.”
“Really get to know your professors; they are the ones who will write you a letter of recommendation in a few years, so keep in touch with them.”
“College is the best decision I ever made. As a senior at Zion-Benton High School, I received a scholarship to CLC. I thought, “This is an opportunity.””
“I traveled to Peru for a two-week trip with five other CLC students as part of CLC’s first service-learning trip abroad. We were able to do good and experienced Peru’s breath-taking eco-systems.”
“The Truck Driver Training course built my confidence and really prepared me well for a successful career in this field.”
“I chose CLC’s Small Business Development Center for guidance and help meeting people who have already gone through the process of starting a business. They are a great team of experts to have on my side.”
“I became the first community college student accepted as an intern at a newsroom in Erie, Penn., thanks to my experiences on The CLC Chronicle and working with Professor Kupetz. That first internship opened many doors for me.”
“I am currently working part-time as a paralegal while enrolled as a full-time student in Roosevelt University’s Paralegal Studies program. If I had not received the education I had from CLC, I would not have the part-time job.”
“CLC was great preparation for transfer to a four-year school. I got comfortable with my abilities, and I was confident when I transferred to NIU. At CLC, I was also able to explore different courses and my interests.”
“There is something about CLC’s environment and the professors that makes your experience very enjoyable and helps you to do well academically.”
“The course prepared me for a veterinary assistant job and the externship was a great part of the reason I felt prepared.”
“CLC is a melting pot; a microcosm of America. The students come from so many different backgrounds and contexts, that you learn almost as much from your classmates as you do from your courses.”
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