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  • Floral design students

    COD Hosts Floral Design Career Competition

    Forty-one students representing seven high schools recently participated in the 9th annual Floral Design Career Development Event held in the Technical Education Center at College of DuPage’s Glen Ellyn campus. Click on the headline for more information and photos.

  • ILCA

    COD Horticulture Students Receive ILCA Honors

    (From left) Andrea Sorensen Hamler, Bridget Smith, Shirlee Berman and Eric Groh are among many College of DuPage Horticulture students who were recognized at the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association Excellence in Landscape Awards Night for their efforts in the annual ILCA 2017 Landscape Design Contest for College and High School Students. Click on the headline for more information. 

  • Francophonie event

    COD Celebrates the French-Speaking World

    The College of DuPage Language Department and French Club (La Connexion Française), in collaboration with community members from the Alliance Française of DuPage, recently presented "Célébration de la Francophonie" at the College’s Glen Ellyn campus. Click on the headline for more information and photos.

  • Cosmic Ray team

    COD, Benet, Fermilab Build Cosmic Ray Detectors

    Students in College of DuPage’s Physics Club joined forces with Benet Academy and the University of Chicago QuarkNet Center at Fermilab to build and use cosmic ray detectors. Participants spent two Saturdays at COD learning how to build and calibrate the detectors and then using them to make measurements and analyze data. Click on the headline for more information.

  • Support our troops

    Volunteers Assemble Care Packages for Troops

    College of DuPage President Dr. Ann Rondeau (right) and volunteer Betty Krupp join COD Cares Action Heroes who assembled care packages for deployed troops at Operation Support Our Troops in Lisle. Click on the headline for more information and photos.

  • spring campus

    College Board Votes to Keep Tuition Flat

    The College of DuPage Board of Trustees voted to keep tuition flat for the fall 2017 and spring and summer 2018 terms. This will be the third year in a row COD leadership will have kept tuition flat. Tuition and fees will remain at $135 per credit hour for in-district residents. Click on the headline for more information.

  • Apollo Live!

    Amanda Mihalic Wins Apollo Live! Competition

    College of DuPage Business Major Amanda Mihalic (above) earned first place for her rendition of Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing,” recognizing the fifth anniversary of the iconic singer’s death at the second annual Apollo Live! Student Talent Competition, held in the Belushi Performance Hall at the McAninch Arts Center. Click on the headline for more information and photos. 

  • St. Patrick's Day parade in Naperville

    Officials, Students Enjoy Naperville St. Pat's Parade

    College of DuPage officials, students and staff, led by (pictured, from left) COD Board Vice Chairman David Olsen, Chairman Deanne Mazzochi and Board Secretary Frank Napolitano, enjoy themselves at the West Suburban Irish’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. More than 100 participants joined COD's crew along the Naperville route. Click on the headline for more information and photos. 

  • Jacob Meyer

    Student Receives Posse Foundation Scholarship

    College of DuPage student Jacob Meyer has been accepted into the Posse Foundation’s Veterans Program and will receive a full-ride scholarship to Wesleyan University in Connecticut. Meyer will transfer in the fall as part of a cohort consisting of eight other veterans receiving ongoing support that will continue through graduation. Click on the headline for more information.

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