Mainstage Theatre - P107 Friday, August 1, 2014, 8 P.M. CDT Summer Dance performances at 8PM
South Building Lobby - S118,Community Conference Room - 1NG008 Saturday, August 2, 2014, 10 A.M. CDT This space will be used in case of rain. Event will be re-located here.
Mainstage Theatre - P107 Saturday, August 2, 2014, 8 P.M. CDT Summer Dance performances at 8PM
Auditorium - C005 Sunday, August 3, 2014, 1 P.M. CDT
Intercollegiate Soccer Field - SOC1 Monday, August 4, 2014, 5 P.M. CDT
Intercollegiate Soccer Field - SOC1 Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 5 P.M. CDT
Intercollegiate Soccer Field - SOC1 Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 5 P.M. CDT
Intercollegiate Soccer Field - SOC1 Thursday, August 7, 2014, 5 P.M. CDT
Intercollegiate Soccer Field - SOC1 Friday, August 8, 2014, 5 P.M. CDT
Conference Room - A261 Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 6 P.M. CDT Meetings of the CLC Alumni Association Board
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.
With expansion of the Lakeshore Campus coming in a few years, the College of Lake County is preparing by expanding academic programming at the Waukegan campus and conducting an awareness-building campaign.
Sergeant Darryl Harlan and Sergeant Ted Waters of the College of Lake County Police Department recently graduated from a 10-week, law-enforcement leadership training program at Northwestern University’s Center for Public School of Police Staff and Command.
Recent high school graduates and their families are invited to attend the “Connect to CLC Event” from 4:30-7 p.m. on Wednesday Aug. 6 at the Grayslake campus
Tickets are now on sale to the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts' 18th Professional Touring season, which kicks off with the return of the sizzling Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theatre on Sept. 13.
CLC has launched a new 10-course certificate program in environmental health and safety. Through support from a federal grant, the first 24 students to enroll can complete the entire program at no charge. Courses will be held in the evenings starting Aug. 18.
In one year of full-time study, you can become a highly sought-after and well-paid mechatronics technician, qualified to install, maintain, modify and repair automated, “intelligent” machinery used in manufacturing. To find out if mechatronics would be a good career choice for you, attend an information session on one of the following days: Wednesday, June 18, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Room T232; Thursday, July 17, 1-2 p.m., Room T232; Thursday July 31, 1-2 p.m., Room T232. At the sessions, you will learn about the mechatronics field, the job outlook and CLC’s certificate program.
Lake County residents who would like to enroll in free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes or prepare to take the GED (high school equivalency) exam at CLC this fall are invited to register for student orientation sessions, being held in June and July
To celebrate summer in downtown Waukegan, the College of Lake County Lakeshore Campus is inviting the community to attend Summer Saturday Events starting May 24 and running through Aug. 24.
“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.”