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  • Food and Wine Festival

    Waterleaf Food and Wine Fest Sells Out

    The third annual Waterleaf Food and Wine Festival attracted 600 people, the largest crowd yet. During the recent event, attendees enjoyed more than 90 domestic and imported wines specifically selected by the family-owned Heritage Wine Company. Click on the headline to view more photos. 

  • Bison Gear

    Bison Gear Provides $275,000 for Scholarships

    Bison Gear and Engineering will provide $275,000 toward student scholarships, a gift that also will be used to facilitate an additional $275,000 scholarship match from local manufacturers. Above is Bison Gear Chairman Ron Bullock (center) with College of DuPage President Dr. Robert L. Breuder and COD Foundation President Susan Lang Berry. Click on the headline for more information.

  • CBYX students

    COD Welcomes Students Through CBYX Program

    For the 32nd consecutive year, College of DuPage is welcoming two German students through the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) program. Lucas Adler (left) and Simon Schaarschmidt will live with two host families and attend classes full time through the reciprocal scholarship program funded by the German Parliament and the U.S. Congress.

  • Chaparral Days

    Having a Great Time at Chaparral Days

    Student Life welcomed students back to campus with its annual Chaparral Days celebration, which combines games, food and fun during the first two weeks of the fall term. Click on the headline for more photos. Chaparral Days continue the week of Sept. 2 with the Scavenger Hunt on Sept. 2 and the Student Life Fair on Sept. 3.

  • Gathering Pavilion

    Architecture Students Design, Build Pavilion

    College of DuPage Architecture students have added their touch to the renovated campus by providing an outdoor gathering pavilion. As part of the summer Architecture 2840 Design Build class, 16 students enrolled in the course designed, built and installed the temporary pavilion just south of the Technical Education Center. Click on the headline to read more.

  • New Student orientation

    COD Welcomes New Students to Campus

    Students enjoyed the warm weather and had a chance to explore services and resources at the College of DuPage Glen Ellyn campus during the recent New Student Orientation sessions. Click on the headline for more photos.

  • Music

    COD Offers New Music Degree and Certificate

    The new Music Business degree and Audio Production certificate at College of DuPage will prepare students for careers in the commercial music industry. Click on the headline for more information.

  • CDH simulation

    Central DuPage Hospital Stages Shooting Simulation

    Central DuPage Hospital recently organized an active shooter simulation at the Homeland Security Education Center. Eight paramedic students from CDH participated in the exercise, which included assistance from COD’s Police Department, DuPage Public Safety Communications, COD Emergency Medical Services students and the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System. Click on the headline for more photos and a video.

  • Kevin Willman

    COD's Kevin Willman Gives Back to WWII Vets

    College of DuPage Multimedia Services Producer and Director Kevin Willman (above, left) has donated his time and skills for the past three years volunteering for Honor Flight Chicago, an organization dedicated to celebrating and honoring WWII veterans. Click on the headline to read more.

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