News at COD
Former College of DuPage student Alexis Reisch has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to study neuroscience in Sweden. Reisch graduated this spring from the Honors College at the University of Illinois at Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and will leave in September for Linköping University in Sweden. Click on the headline for more information.
The new Interactive Media degree at College of DuPage combines courses from three programs to best prepare students for careers developing web sites, digital interfaces and other interactive media applications. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage student Ugne Narbutaite has been selected as the student representative for the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) Student Advisory Committee. Narbutaite will begin her year-long term of service on July 1 and fills the seat previously held by COD student Stephanie Torres. Click on the headline for more information.
A new partnership between the College of DuPage Culinary Arts program and Alexian Brothers Hospice combines cooking instruction with support for men and women moving past the death of their spouses. Each semester, David Kramer (above) and Laura Lerdal present a free workshop that focuses on cooking techniques for one. Click on the headline for more information.
For the third consecutive year, five College of DuPage students are participating in prestigious summer chemistry research internships through the College Foundation’s Resource for Excellence Grant program. Valentina Guarino and Colin Kelliher (above left) are at Northwestern University, and Gareth Chavez, Michael Giurini and Kai Libby (above right) are at Hope College in Michigan. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage Architecture student Matthew Ziemer recently earned the top prize at the second annual Coalition of Community College Architectures Programs student design competition. Ziemer’s design (above) incorporates a series of levels to coexist with a series of plateaus found at Blackwell Forest Preserve in Wheaton. Click on the headline for more information.
New College of DuPage President Dr. Ann Rondeau (right) takes a look at photos snapped by College of DuPage student Brady O'Brien during the Glen Ellyn July 4 parade. Dr. Rondeau joined members of the Board of Trustees and COD students, faculty and staff to celebrate Independence Day and begin a yearlong celebration of the College’s 50th anniversary. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
New College of DuPage President Dr. Ann Rondeau extends a warm greeting to the College community as she begins serving as COD's sixth president. Click on the headline to read her welcome message.
College of DuPage student Todd Jelinek will spend the next year studying and working in Germany as part of the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) program. Jelinek is one of only 75 students in the U.S. from more than 700 applicants selected for participation in this yearlong, federally funded fellowship for study and work in Germany. Click on the headline for more information.
Continuing its year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary, College of DuPage officials recently held a reunion at Plymouth Place retirement community in La Grange with former COD staff, faculty and key community members in the College's formation.
The MAC Hosts Encores of National Theatre Live's International Series Broadcasts for 2016-2017 Season
Part of the U.K.'s National Theatre's groundbreaking project, the broadcasts bring a selection of world class, award-winning British theater productions to local venues around the world.Read more
Ticket buyers will enjoy personalized customer care from the MAC's ticket services staff, no handling fees and the chance to pick their seats. The first 50 ticket buyers that day will also receive a complimentary gift. Everyone attending the event will have the opportunity to tour the three MAC theater spaces, and enjoy free food, ticket giveaways, and live music.Read more
College of DuPage graphic design student Alpha Sadcopen has been selected to compete in the Sampaguita Scholarship Competition.Read more
The final summer 2016 tour of the Russell Kirt Prairie will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24.Read more
COD is offering an Armed Guard Training course geared toward new officers and experienced employees who wish to earn Illinois state armed and unarmed security certification.Read more
Local companies are gaining the knowledge to create strong export plans through ExporTech, a national assistance program offered for the first time in Illinois.Read more
Target your business plan to identify markets and develop business structures. Focuses are on pricing and marketing strategies.Read More
Visit with a rep from Northeastern Illinois University.Read More
Learn more about the program, its curriculum and job outlook. Registration required.Read More
An overview of the reading comprehension test, sample questions, and study aids.Read More
An overview of the writing sentence skills test, sample questions, and study aids.Read More
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All are welcome.Read More
Join us for our 3rd annual Lakeside Summer Series for free outdoor entertainment all season long. Bring blankets, lawn chairs and a picnic, or enjoy food from local vendors.Read More
Summer Fridays - closed and no classes through Aug. 12. For more info about regional center hours, the MAC, etc., click on the above URL.Read More
Featuring the work of more than 15 artists, "Painter's Painters" presents a snapshot of the state of contemporary painting in Chicago today.Read More
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