News at COD
College of DuPage Culinary Arts Professor Tim Meyers shares some sweets after demonstrating the cooking techniques behind them during “Candy Science,” a kid’s culinary workshop, at COD’s Naperville Center. Meyers and COD Assistant Professor Michael Maddox led participants in creating several treats while introducing the chemistry of creating marshmallows. Click on the headline for more photos.
More than 70 people attended the “Writers Read Emerging Voices” creative writing winners’ showcase, celebrating short stories, novels, excerpts, creative nonfiction and poetry submitted by COD students, faculty, staff and the community. Chicago-based essayist, novelist and poet Erica Sanchez (above) also read and discussed her work. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage was recently accepted to house a student chapter of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). Acceptance for a student chapter by ASHRAE is almost exclusive to four-year engineering schools. Click on the headline for more information.
Approximately 450 people recently attended the Sci-Fi/Fantasy Club’s 22nd annual gaming convention “CODCON XXII: It’s About Time.” This year’s convention featured a broad range of gaming attractions, video games supplied by Sony and Nintendo, and gaming tournaments, as well as game demos, vendors, role-playing games, card games and board games. Click on the headline for photos.
The DuPage County Board, the College of DuPage and the Village of Glen Ellyn signed a new intergovernmental agreement transferring the authority to perform building, zoning and liquor inspections at COD back to the Village. This action follows a period of five years in which the County has overseen those responsibilities. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage Art and Photography student Zlatka Burtis and her daughter Vanessa pose next to Burtis’ newspaper dress creation with COD President Dr. Ann Rondeau. Burtis' design is included in a Spring Student, Faculty and Staff Art Reception hosted by the Office of the President. Click on the headline for more information.
The COD Forensics team placed fourth at the Novice Nationals tournament held at the University of West Florida. Liz Fritz and Gabi Gruver also earned national championships. Above (front row) are Cem Addemir, Rocio Olvera, Roha Nehas, Gruver and Fritz; (back row) Mojeri Coker, Katrina Caluzza, Jake Cowart and Hamdan Suhail. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage graduate Omar Escamilla has earned the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship. This will provide up to $50,000 a year for up to four years as he pursues a master’s degree. Click on the headline for more information.
Part of the Photography 1101 class taught by College of DuPage Professor Terry Vitacco, "Paint It Black" includes Advanced Photo students from Willowbrook and Hinsdale South high schools along with COD photography students. The annual event takes place in the lobby of the McAninch Arts Center. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
Open to choreographers age 18 and older, applicants are invited to submit works not exceeding 10 minutes that includes any numbers of dancers. Lighting must use a generic plot and technical needs must be minimal.Read more
Programming runs July 6 to Aug.11 and includes a Thursday evening Family Movie Series, a Friday evening Pop Music Series and a Thursday evening Jazz Concert Series.Read more
College of DuPage Cosmetology students celebrated Beauty Week by offering free services on the Glen Ellyn campus.Read more
Recruits, COD faculty and members of the Bloomingdale Police Department gathered to honor COD graduate and Bloomingdale Police Officer Raymond MurrellRead more
Recently, the Student Leadership Council team met with Illinois State Representatives and Senators as part of Advocacy Day, an annual event organized by the Illinois Community College Board.Read more
Auguste Baltrimaviciute is this year's first-place recipient of the Carter D. Carroll Excellence in History Award for outstanding work in the field of history writing at College of DuPage.Read more
The COD chapter of Phi Theta Kappa was recently identified as one of the Top 100 chapters out of 3,500 chapters internationally at the Phi Theta Kappa Annual Convention in Nashville, TN.Read more
Living United States veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces at any time from Nov. 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of location, are eligible to receive one lapel pin.Read more
This workshop outlines a plan for saving, investments and retirement.Read More
Fastenal and Sports Kids Inc. are recruiting for various positions.Read More
Join author Adam Carroll to learn the secrets that turned him from financial misfortune to mass fortune.Read More
Learn about the process of getting on a GSA schedule, and identify which schedule may be best for you.Read More
Information session and tour for prospective high school students interested in learning about COD.Read More
The Lady Chaparrals host College of Lake County for a double-header.Read More
Learn more about the program, its curriculum and job outlook. Registration required.Read More
Brian Wedoff, Regional Loss Prevention Manager at Ulta Beauty, Inc., will provide a comprehensive overview of physical security and asset protection.Read More
TJ Maxx/Home Goods and Lineage Logistics are recruiting for various positions.Read More
Learn more about the Criminal Justice 3+1 program through Lewis University.Read More
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