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College of DuPage student Umair Khan reads and copies the U.S. Constitution as part of the College’s observance of Constitution Day. “The Constitution: 230 Years Later” invited participants to examine the text of the Constitution and rewrite its words by hand to strengthen the learning process. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage student Angel Avery (above) expressed her thanks to the many scholarship donors during the annual College of DuPage Foundation Scholarship Celebration. The event recently brought together scholarship recipients and donors to meet during brunch and share their stories. Click on the headline to read more and view additional photos.
College of DuPage volunteers sorted supplies, packed boxes and raised funds during a donation drive for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Volunteers then filled one of the College’s CDL program semitrailers with donated school supplies, which was then driven by Foodliner Inc. of Franklin Park to the Houston Independent School District. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
Wendy E. Parks brings a wealth of experience to her new position as the Director of Public Relations and Communications at College of DuPage. Parks comes to the College from the Chicago Housing Authority, where she most recently worked as Senior Advisor to the Office of the Chief Investment Officer. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage students Nicole Amon (above center) and Josie Suter (above right) gained crucial real-world experience during internships at Argonne National Laboratory this past summer. The internships were made possible in part through the efforts of Erna Gevondyan (above left), former COD student and current Energy Systems Risk Analyst on the SAGES team at Argonne. Click on the headline for more information.
The College of DuPage Student Life Lounge was transformed into a roller skating rink as flashback fun added to the welcoming festivities that celebrated the beginning of the fall 2017 semester. Free snacks and activities such as a scavenger hunt and live music courtesy of Student Life helped kick off the term as College faculty and staff welcomed students to campus. Click on the headline for more photos.
With substantial experience with the allied health, nursing and biology disciplines, Dr. M. Ahmad Chaudhry has the ideal background to serve as the new dean of Biology and Health Sciences at College of DuPage. Chaudhry will oversee more than 25 programs, including Anesthesia Technology, Biology, Fire Science, Paramedic, Radiation Therapy and Nursing. Click on the headline for more information.
Hundreds of College of DuPage students, staff and faculty, as well as members of the community, attended a free safe viewing of the solar eclipse on the College’s Glen Ellyn campus on Aug. 21. Guided by COD Astronomy faculty, participants viewed the eclipse safely through a telescope projected onto a monitor and through safe solar filters and binoculars. Click on the headline for more photos.
College of DuPage student Cullen Dobbs has been accepted to Georgetown University through the prestigious Georgetown Preferred Consideration Program. Dobbs, who is receiving a half-ride scholarship to Georgetown, plans to pursue a criminal justice career. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage student Umair Khan of Darien reads and copies the U.S. Constitution as part of the College's observance of Constitution Day. "The Constitution: 230 Years Later" invited participants to examine the text of the Constitution and rewrite its words by hand to strengthen the learning process.Read more
The College of DuPage Admissions and Outreach office will host a 3+1 College Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5.Read more
COD is hosting a free senior workshop on the opioid epidemic from 1 to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26.Read more
College of DuPage will host a free talk "Taking It Personally: Why Gender Violence is an Issue for All Men" by internationally renowned speaker Jackson Katz on Thursday, Sept. 28.Read more
College of DuPage is offering the "Engaging Employees" series starting this fall on Thursdays, Oct. 12 to Nov. 9.Read more
The Chaparrals host Southwestern Illinois.Read More
The Lady Chaps host Southwestern Illinois.Read More
When an unassuming man's night ends with a murder, he must run from a spy organization and find a way to clear his name.Read More
Performed by a large orchestra, this transformative masterpiece is "big, bold, and beautiful."Read More
Brightstar Care is recruiting students for various positions.Read More
Learn more about the Enhanced 2+2 Bachelor of Arts in Education through Lewis University.Read More
Learn strategies to help comprehend the information in your college textbooks and take effective notes.Read More
Understand how to use government data to make offers to the government closest to their expectations and preferences.Read More
Learn more about the program, its curriculum and job outlook. Registration required.Read More
MEA Inc. and Fast-Rite are recruiting students for various positions.Read More
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