Two lectures, two concerts and a film will be held to celebrate the culture of French-speaking countries at CLC during National French Week, Nov. 4-8.
Atrium - V138 Monday, October 20, 2014, 8:30 A.M. CDT Relax and join your fellow Southlake classmates for some coffee, tea and hot chocolate! First come, first served.
Atrium - L104 Monday, October 20, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT Stop by and see the team for information about Voter Registration.
South Elevator Hallway - V142 Monday, October 20, 2014, 11 A.M. CDT
Atrium - V138 Monday, October 20, 2014, 6 P.M. CDT Relax and join your fellow Southlake classmates for some coffee, tea and hot chocolate! First come, first served.
Willow Way Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT A drive through awareness program where automotive students will check the tires of motorists and tach them what to look out for in keeping their tires at the right pressure.
Smart Room - V122 Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT
Plan ahead! This session will show you how to successfully transfer to a four-year university. Learn about transfer resources and how to use them to your advantage to achieve your ultimate educational goals. Don't waste your time and money taking courses that will not transfer!
Anderson Court - A167,Brandel Court - B161,C Wing Hallway & Landing - C100,Atrium - L104 Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 5 P.M. CDT
Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 6 P.M. CDT
Anderson Court - A167 Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 9 A.M. CDT
Mainstage Theatre - P107 Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 9:30 A.M. CDT school show for grades 3-6
Willow Way Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT A drive through awareness program where automotive students will check the tires of motorists and tach them what to look out for in keeping their tires at the right pressure.
South Elevator Hallway - V142 Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT
South Elevator Hallway - V142 Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 11 A.M. CDT
Intercollegiate Soccer Field - SOC1 Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 3 P.M. CDT
Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 4 P.M. CDT
Atrium - L104 Thursday, October 23, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT Speak to university representatives from Illinois' state universities about transfer.
South Elevator Hallway - V142 Thursday, October 23, 2014, 11 A.M. CDT
Conference Room - C002B,Conference Room - C002A Thursday, October 23, 2014, 2 P.M. CDT
Conference Room/Smart Room - V336,Conference Room/Smart Room - V338,Conference Room/Smart Room - V340 Thursday, October 23, 2014, 4 P.M. CDT
Smart Room - R004 Thursday, October 23, 2014, 5:30 P.M. CDT
Aerobics Room - 0706,Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Thursday, October 23, 2014, 6 P.M. CDT
Friday, October 24, 2014, 8 A.M. CDT
Dr. Melissa Perrin will present on Addiction and Personality Disorders. The Goals for the program are to: Understand addiction and the impact of use on the brain, addiction and shame, addiction and relationships; Understand and identify personality disorders; Differentiate between the impact of addiction and the impact of a personality disorder; Know treatment paradigms for addiction; Summarize treatment paradigms for personality disorders.
The Arboretum Club401 W. Half Day Rd.Buffalo Grove, Il 60089 Tel. 847 913 - 1324
Mainstage Theatre - P107,Green Room - P131,JLC Lobby - P134 Friday, October 24, 2014, 8:30 A.M. CDT
Man Up V Conference, is a male success conference sponsored by the
CLC Student Life & the Men of Vision Organization.
Come and be inspired.
Lunch is included.
Space is limited so register early to attend!
Gym - GYMB Friday, October 24, 2014, 11 A.M. CDT
Aerobics Room - 0706 Friday, October 24, 2014, 12 P.M. CDT
Current high school students as well as adults will have the opportunity to learn about attending CLC at an open house to be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the Grayslake campus.
“ABBA MANIA: The Official West End Tribute Show” comes to Grayslake at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7. The show has been delighting audiences of all ages since 1999, selling out theatres in the United Kingdom and around the world.
Employers seeking applicants for positions as medical assistants, certified nursing assistants and phlebotomy technicians will be recruiting at a mini job fair to be held on Oct. 28 at the College of Lake County Lakeshore Campus in Waukegan. The event will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Room 008 in Lakeshore’s 111 N. Genesee St. building.
The Fifth Annual Man Up male student success conference, sponsored by the College of Lake County, will be held on Friday, Oct. 24. Man Up V: A Day in the Arts will feature four spoken word artists — Phe Nom, Awthentik, Moe-Mentum and Odyssey. This free event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.in the Mainstage Theatre
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Volunteers are needed for CLC's Make A Difference Day, “The National Day of Doing Good” on Oct. 25.
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.
Two exciting entertainment events will be held the weekend of Sept. 20-21 at the College of Lake County’s James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts Mainstage Theatre. Tickets go on sale Aug. 25.
On Sept. 20, gospel singer Cynthia Williams of Atlanta will headline a gospel concert scholarship fundraiser, Lake County’s Gospel Explosion, from 6-9 p.m. And on Sept. 21, nationally known comedian Jo Koy will bring his explosive energy to the stage at 7:30 p.m.
The abandoned buildings and roadways at the former Lake County Fairgrounds site in Grayslake provided the perfect backdrop for a series of critical incident training scenarios organized by the College of Lake County Police Department on July 23 and 30.
Nic Scandrett has been named CLC's athletic director. Scandrett had worked as assistant commissioner/sports information director for the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference since 2007. He started at the college Aug. 13.
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.
Two new hoophouses are now serving as a living laboratories for students in the College of Lake County horticulture and sustainable agriculture programs. By allowing sunlight to warm the inside air to a temperature conducive to planting, the hoophouse extends the growing season by several months.
“I rediscovered my love of chemistry at CLC. My professor was such a great teacher and passionate about chemistry that it was easy to go to class and learn.”
“CLC offers so much more than cost savings. I’ve received an excellent education that’s a good stepping stone to my goal of becoming a clinical psychologist.”
“CLC is such a welcoming environment for international students. Within my first year here, I was helping other international students as a student ambassador.”
“CLC has absolutely played a role in changing my educational and career goals. I had space to explore different fields and talk to many knowledgeable people about careers and opportunities.”
“I loved my education courses. The professors bring a lot of experiences into their classrooms, and everything we learn builds from class to class.”
“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.”
“As a CLC student preparing to transfer to a four-year school, I learned to seek help regularly from my counselor. I had someone who cared about me and I trusted. I’ll always be grateful to her.”
“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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