Atrium - V138 Monday, November 24, 2014, 8:30 A.M. CST Relax and join your fellow Southlake classmates for some coffee, tea and hot chocolate! First come, first served.
Atrium - V138 Monday, November 24, 2014, 6 P.M. CST Relax and join your fellow Southlake classmates for some coffee, tea and hot chocolate! First come, first served.
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 6 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 8 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Saturday, November 29, 2014, 3 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Atrium - V138 Monday, December 1, 2014, 12 P.M. CST Free pick-me-up snacks to get you through the day. First come, first served!
Atrium - V138 Monday, December 1, 2014, 6 P.M. CST Free pick-me-up snacks to get you through the day. First come, first served!
Anderson Court - A167 Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 10 A.M. CST
Atrium - L104 Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 10 A.M. CST 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Morning Session (Evening Participants are listed after Morning Session)
Library - V106 Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 12:30 P.M. CST
Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 5 P.M. CST
Learning Assistance Center - V212 Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 5 P.M. CST
Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 7 P.M. CST
South Elevator Hallway - V142 Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 11 A.M. CST
Atrium - V138 Thursday, December 4, 2014, 8:30 A.M. CST Relax and join your fellow Southlake classmates for some coffee, tea and hot chocolate! First come, first served.
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Thursday, December 4, 2014, 5:30 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Atrium - V138 Thursday, December 4, 2014, 6 P.M. CST Relax and join your fellow Southlake classmates for some coffee, tea and hot chocolate! First come, first served.
Gym - GYMA,Gym - GYMB Thursday, December 4, 2014, 7:30 P.M. CST www.clcillinois.edu…
Gym - GYMB Friday, December 5, 2014, 11 A.M. CST
Aerobics Room - 0706 Friday, December 5, 2014, 12 P.M. CST
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South Elevator Hallway - V142 Monday, December 8, 2014, 11 A.M. CST
Auditorium - C005 Monday, December 8, 2014, 12 P.M. CST
Computer Lab - V104 Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 12:30 P.M. CST
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Make-Up Classroom - P124 Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 5 P.M. CST <table cellpadding="3" cellspacing="0" width="98%"><tbody><tr><td>Lisa Rock inA Carpenters ChristmasDec 9, 2014 at 7:30 PMMainstage TheatreRegular $35/32/28 Senior/Staff/Alumni $34/31/27 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 $31/28/24 CLC Student/Teen $13 Children $10 Subscriptions on sale July 7 – Sept. 15Not available on the internet. Call or visit our Box Office to purchase. Teen and children subscriptions must be purchased with adult subscription.Based on the music of The Carpenters' two holiday albums and Christmas variety shows, singer and playwright Lisa Rock and her six-piece band bring their unforgettable songs to the stage. Enjoy tunes such as "Merry Christmas Darling" and the jazzy "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town." A holiday concert that spreads joy and cheer to all! closetoyouonline.com Join us on Facebook Buy Tickets OnlineDownload Flier (PDF)</td><td width="200"><table><tbody><tr><td></td></tr><tr><td>Lisa Rock and her six-piece band</td></tr></tbody></table></td></tr></tbody></table>
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.
Lisa Rock and her six-piece band will perform “A Carpenters Christmas,” a delightful holiday show at the College of Lake County at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 9.
Unique holiday gift ideas for art lovers will abound at the College of Lake County Artcetera Gallery winter holiday sale, which will be held Dec. 1-3 and Dec. 8-10, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The annual Winter Dance Concert will be presented by the College of Lake County Dance Department’s Prairie Spirits Dance Troupe on Dec. 5, 6 and 7 in the Mainstage Theatre.
The College of Lake County 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 will hold a special event called “Take a One-Day Stand,” where students and staff will be asked to give up smoking for at least one day and take steps to quit.
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. A series of information sessions will be offered at CLC Nov. 18, 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.
A large variety of artwork created by CLC's full-time and adjunct art faculty members will be on display from Nov. 14 to Dec. 14 in the Robert T. Wright Community Gallery of Art at CLC. An opening reception will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14.
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.
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.
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.
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“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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