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Congressman Brad Schneider tours CLC solar installations

by Public Relations and Marketing | Published Dec 15, 2021

Photo from Congressman Schneider's visit to CLC's solar panels

On Monday, Dec. 13, Congressman Brad Schneider visited CLC for a tour of the college’s recent solar energy installations and other sustainability features. CLC is recognized as a local and national leader in sustainability. From left: Sustainability Manager David Husemoller, Purchasing and Contracts Director Sue Kilby, Congressman Schneider, Resource Development and Legislative Affairs Director Nick Kallieris and Facilities Director Mike Welch in front of the solar panels on the roof of CLC’s Grayslake Campus.

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College of Lake County is a comprehensive community college committed to equitable high-quality education, cultural enrichment and partnerships to advance the diverse communities it serves in northeastern Illinois. Offered at three campuses in Grayslake, Vernon Hills and Waukegan or online, college classes are affordable and accessible to help each student achieve academic, career and personal goals. More than 70,000 students graduated with degrees and certificates since the college opened in 1969. College of Lake County is the only higher-education institution ranked among the top 15 best places to work in Illinois by Forbes and is a national leader in many areas, including sustainability and conservation.