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  • New cosmetology space

    Cosmetology Program Moves to Upgraded Facility

    The Cosmetology program recently moved to a newly renovated location at College of DuPage's Addison Regional Center. The new space features specialized learning areas, including a facial room, makeup station and a manicure/pedicure area, as well as designated areas for different class levels. Click on the headline for more information.

  • Scholarship Reception

    Scholarship Reception Celebrates Students, Donors

    Ivonne Hernandez shares her appreciation for receiving the Jill Johnson Hall Memorial Scholarship during the recent College of DuPage Foundation Scholarship Reception. The annual reception brings together scholarship donors and recipients to meet and share their stories. Click on the headline for more information, photos and a video.

  • Imagine New Orleans

    COD Artists Continue to Help New Orleans

    A New Orleans resident receives an IArtist painting to decorate her newly rebuilt home. For the last nine years, a group of College of DuPage students and community members have created a collection of paintings, donating the final pieces to rebuilding efforts for those impacted by Hurricane Katrina. Click on the headline to read more.

  • engineering boat race

    Engineering Club Tests Skills with Boat Race

    College of DuPage student Neil Kosman of Bensenville paddles his way across the Physical Education Center pool in a boat made of cardboard and duct tape. Kosman and fellow members of the COD Engineering Club tested their knowledge of buoyancy and dynamics by constructing boats using only cardboard and duct tape. Click on the headline for more info, photos and a video.

  • NLU signing

    COD, NLU Sign 3+1 for Human Services Degree

    Dr. Nivine Megahed, President of National Louis University, and Dr. Robert L. Breuder, President of College of DuPage, sign a new 3+1 agreement that enables students to receive a Bachelor of Arts, Human Services degree earned from NLU with all courses completed at COD’s Glen Ellyn campus. Click on the headline for more information.

  • sonography

    Students Watch Teacher Undergo Ultrasound

    Students from Glenbard North and Glenbard South high schools watch while Glenbard North teacher Caroline Gonzalez undergoes an ultrasound screening performed by Diagnostic Medical Imaging Sonography Instructor Melissa McKirdie in the College of DuPage Sonography Lab. Several of the students are members of Glenbard North’s Future Doctors Club led by Gonzalez. Click on the headline to read more.

  • eclipse

    Astronomy Club Captures Sonar, Lunar Eclipses

    The College of DuPage Astronomy Club with instructor Joe DalSanto captured the Oct. 23 partial solar eclipse and total lunar eclipse on Oct. 8. Click on the headline for more info and to view more photos.

  • Laps With the Chaps

    Laps With the Chaps Draws Crowds

    Nearly 1,000 people gathered on the COD campus for the fourth annual Laps with the Chaps 5K Run/Walk and inaugural COD Food Truck Rally. Attendees enjoyed the fall weather and free activities in Race Village and Kid Zone such as a bounce house, bag toss games and face painting. Click on the headline for more information, photos and a video.

  • SLEA anniversary

    Suburban Law Enforcement Academy Turns 20

    Police officers, law enforcement officials and members of the community gathered at the Homeland Security Education Center to celebrate the 20-year anniversary of the Suburban Law Enforcement Academy (SLEA). Representatives from local and regional law enforcement agencies commended the academy for 20 years of a job well done. Click on the headline for more information.

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