News at COD
Hundreds of incoming College of DuPage students attended the recent New Student Orientation on the Glen Ellyn campus. They enjoyed informational workshops, prize giveaways and a complimentary lunch social where they met new friends and showed off their dance moves. The fall term begins Monday, Aug. 20. Click on the headline for more photos.
New Director of Athletics and Recreational Programs Greg McVey has a strategic plan designed to increase the involvement of both students and the community in various athletic programming and resources. One of McVey’s goals is to work with a fledgling intramurals program to involve more students in athletics. Click on the headline for more information.
Hundreds of residents turned out for an ideal summer evening celebrating two of the mightiest giants of pop at the Lakeside Pavilion at College of DuPage. Broadway veterans Craig A. Meyer and Donnie Kehr of the Piano Men presented some of Elton John and Billy Joel’s greatest hits as part of the MAC’s free summer series. Click on the headline for more photos.
Twelve College of DuPage Architecture students and three COD Architecture alumni put their skills to the test this summer, designing, building and installing a gathering pavilion for the Community Education Fuel Garden and the Russell R. Kirt Prairie on the Glen Ellyn campus. Click on the headline for more information.
Students in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program at College of DuPage recently built two state-of-the-art cooler trainers to enhance training opportunities and further align the HVACR program with industry needs and trends. Funded through a $33,000 Perkins Grant, the two 8-foot by 24-foot cooler units feature closed-cell insulation. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage Engineering students Tanmay Chaklasiya (left) and Herven Barham (right, with Eaton Automotive Lab Manager Mark Farone) are exploring their field, gaining invaluable skills and experience this summer through internships with Eaton Automotive in Marshall, Mich. Click on the headline for more information.
With extensive experience overseeing nursing programs in higher education, Debra Gurney (above, right) is well-suited to serve as the new Director of Nursing at College of DuPage. Her wealth of experience will allow her to lead program approvals and accreditation processes, evaluate program goals and outcomes and oversee curriculum. Click on the headline for more information.
As a student at COD, Josie Suter has found many opportunities for engagement and leadership, such as in her role as president of the College’s Engineering & Technology Club, overseeing the club's expansion through projects such as the Midwest Robotics Design Competition, the Robotic Mining Competition at NASA and the Rube Goldberg competition. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage is increasing educational and career opportunities for traditionally underserved students through its STEM Student Success program. Magdalena Tarchala (left) and Jesus “Jay” Avitia are benefiting from the $650,000 National Science Foundation grant aimed toward academically successful students with demonstrated financial need. Click on the headline for more information.
Learn about a broad range of topics related to science, technology, engineering and math through a series of free STEMinars this fall. Next: Sept. 12 - Participatory Ecology and Foraging Walk
The Continuing Education program at COD is offering special programming aimed at lifelong learners 50 years and older this fall semester through its Living Well and Plus 50 series.Read more
College of DuPage's Learning Commons will start the fall term with Beginning of Semester Success (BOSS), a free workshop series that provides students with strategies for study skills, time management and maintaining a positive attitude throughout the fall semester.Read more
The agreement detailed the operational relationship between COD and Innovation DuPage, which officially formed in March as a nonprofit entity.Read more
Registration is open for College of DuPage's 2018 Food Truck Rally and Sunset 5K, Presented by DuPage Medical Group, which will take place on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 2 to 8 p.m. on the College's Glen Ellyn campus.Read more
Hundreds of incoming College of DuPage students attended New Student Orientation from Aug. 7 to Aug. 9 on the Glen Ellyn campus.Read more
The College of DuPage Fine Arts program, in collaboration with the Cleve Carney Art Gallery, welcomes six artists to campus for lectures and workshops as part of the 2018-2019 Visiting Artist Series.Read more
A passion for reading and writing has led College of DuPage Honors student Kimberly Wilson into a student editor position for a national research journal.Read more
Discover what sets COD Truck Driving School apart from the rest. Learn about the program, industry and career options.Read More
Enjoy free sample classes, complimentary seated massages and refreshments.Read More
Fall semester begins today. Additional sessions start Sept. 11 and Oct. 11.Read More
For those seeking legal info that may impact owning and operating a business.Read More
Learn about the benefits of exporting products or services and how to get started.Read More
Learn about course logistics, expectations, curriculum, externship and the field itself.Read More
Learn the fast-paced digital world, where everything is mobile, just-in-time and on-the-go.Read More
Join us for a this Lunch Break Lecture and learn the ins-and-outs of the Supreme Court.Read More
Learn about cyber insurance and how to protect your business.Read More
Learn about course logistics, externship, expectations and curriculum.Read More
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