Open Area - E107 Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 10 A.M. CDT An opportunity for job seekers to network with local employers who are hiring.
Classroom - T237 Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 2 P.M. CDT
Anyone can be a leader and most of us will be called upon to lead at one time or another. Learn about leadership concepts, myths, and possibilities. The true nature of effective leadership and the keys to success may not be what you assumed.
Baseball Field - BFLD Tuesday, March 31, 2015, 2:30 P.M. CDT
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Anderson Court - A167,Brandel Court - B161 Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 10 A.M. CDT
Representatives from the following colleges will be available to speak to students about transfer opportunities in the A and B Courts.
Smart Room - A246 Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 11 A.M. CDT
Participants will study at Xi'an International University (XAIU) in China, taking courses in English from international faculty in a variety of disciplines. Students live on dorms on campus and will be accompanied by a CLC faculty member. Scholarships for the program are available to qualified CLC students who are currently enrolled in CLC's programs.
Dates: August 25-December 18, 2015
Cost: $5,500 plus cost of food ($500-$700)*
*Cost includes tuition for 12-13 credits, international airfare, in-country travel, cultural excursions, shared lodging and travel insurance.
**Cost subject to change without notice**
Courses Available: Chinese language, Humanities, History and more (12-13 credits)
Atrium - V138 Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 11:30 A.M. CDT
Smart Room - T333 Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 1:30 P.M. CDT DePaul University will present information about their Dual Admission Partnership Program (DAPP). The DAPP program is for students who intend to complete their bachelor's degree by starting their degree at CLC and transferring to DePaul. For more information about DAPP visit www.depaul.edu/DAPP.
Classroom - T237 Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 2 P.M. CDT
Anderson Court - A167 Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 4 P.M. CDT
Reps from the following colleges will be available to speak to students about transfer opportunities:
Brandel Court - B161 Thursday, April 2, 2015, 10 A.M. CDT
Light it up blue event/fundraiser for autism awareness day.
Atrium - V138 Thursday, April 2, 2015, 10 A.M. CDT
Gym - GYMB Friday, April 3, 2015, 11 A.M. CDT
FREE for current students & staff
Aerobics Room - 0706 Friday, April 3, 2015, 12 P.M. CDT
Classroom - T237 Friday, April 3, 2015, 2 P.M. CDT
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Friday, April 3, 2015, 5 P.M. CDT
Lecture Hall/Smart Room - A162 Friday, April 3, 2015, 6:30 P.M. CDT
Neighboring Sounds (Brazil, 2012) Apr 3, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Residents of an apartment block in Recife are already on edge when a security company suddenly offers their services, but their mysterious arrival seems only to cause more chaos.First time director Kleber Mendonca Filho masters the sound design and widescreen composition of a great thriller, but the results are more human and unpredictable than any genre film could deliver.
A.O. Scott in The New York Times put this on his ten best list for 2012.
CLC International Film Series presented by International Education Department
Contact Chris Cooling at 543-2623 for further information.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, April 4, 2015, 12 P.M. CDT
Auditorium - C005,Auditorium Lobby - C006 Monday, April 6, 2015, 7 P.M. CDT
Join us and celebrate Earth Month with a special concert! An environmental “ambassador” and talented musician, Jack Kaufmann has been entertaining audiences for more than 20 years. All ages will enjoy this environmentally focused, award winning, music and multi-media event; emotionally captivating, educational, joyful and powerful. Bring the family, bring your neighbors and friends! Sponsored by SWALCO and College of Lake County. For more information on sustainability efforts in our community, recycling and more, visit www.swalco.org .
Atrium - V138 Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 12 P.M. CDT Receive a useful giveaway and tips for you to succeed this semester! First come, first served.
Classroom - T237 Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2 P.M. CDT
There are different ways to be an effective leader. It is important to understand your own style, strengths and weaknesses, and potential for growth. Students will better understand themselves as leaders, be prepared to utilize their own strengths and make a plan to further develop their potential.
Baseball Field - BFLD Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2:30 P.M. CDT
Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 3 P.M. CDT
Atrium - V138 Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 6 P.M. CDT Receive a useful giveaway and tips for you to succeed this semester! First come, first served.
Atrium - L104 Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 10 A.M. CDT
Come speak to a representative from Trinity International Univeristy about transfer opportunities.
Smart Room - V122 Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 11:30 A.M. CDT
In this workshop you will learn the short and long-term benefits of attending college and completing a career or transfer program at CLC. Learn tips and strategies for how to finish your college studies with less debt. Stop by for a slice of pizza, a fun giveaway and a chance to be entered into a monthly student raffle to win a laptop computer!
The CLC Health and Wellness Center is sponsoring free, anonymous screenings for alcohol problems as part of National Alcohol Screening Day on Thursday, April 9. Screenings will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Anderson Court on CLC’s Grayslake campus and are open to anyone in the community.
A groundbreaking ceremony for a project to construct a 41,900-square-foot Science and Engineering Building at the Grayslake campus will be held at 4 p.m. on March 30.
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.
Chicago’s famous comedy troupe, The Second City, will serve up comedic twists on today’s local headlines and present some of the best sketches from the past at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 10 at the James Lumber Center
Small businesses will be recruiting for applicants at a mini job fair to be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 31 at the College of Lake County in Grayslake. The event is sponsored by CLC’s Career and Placement Services Center and will be held in Building E.
A huge variety of artwork by College of Lake County students will be on display from April 10 through May 16 at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art on the Grayslake campus.
A trio of comedic one-act plays by three popular playwrights will be presented by the College of Lake County Theatre Department April 10-12 and 16-18 as part of Play On!, the 2015 Theatre Student Showcase.
Food, fun and entertainment are on tap at the Cinco de Mayo celebration on Thursday, May 5 at the CLC Lakeshore Campus in downtown Waukegan. The event will be held outdoors from noon to 2 p.m. in the courtyard, located at the corner of Genesee Street and Madison Avenue.
Seven concerts, featuring a variety of choral and instrumental music, will be presented by the Music department from March 8 through May 13. The 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 Singers and the Gospel Choir.
Planning is underway for groundbreaking ceremonies to mark the start of construction this spring on four projects included in the CLC Sustainable Campus Master Plan.
A new exhibit called “Deanna Krueger: Shimmer” will open at the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art at the College of Lake County on Feb. 27 and run through April 4. The exhibit will kick off with a reception on Feb. 27 from 7-9 p.m. in the gallery, located on CLC’s Grayslake campus.
Four international films will be presented for free on Friday nights this spring by the CLC Center for International Education. The films begin at 7 p.m. in Room A162 (Anderson lecture hall) on the CLC Grayslake Campus. The films are: “Manakamana” (USA/Nepal, 2013) on Feb. 6, “Once Upon a Time in Anatolia” (Turkey, 2011) on March 6, “Neighboring Sounds” (Brazil, 2012) on April 3 and “The Hunt” (Denmark, 2013) on May 1.
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