News at COD
The Engineering program at College of DuPage recently hosted a reception to celebrate and recognize students in the College’s Engineering Pathways program. Now in its fourth year, this innovative option provides seamless transfer and guaranteed admission to the baccalaureate Engineering program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Click on the headline for more information.
Kaitlyn Tumavich (center), who earned her Associate in Arts degree with highest honors, receives her diploma from her father, College of DuPage Instructor Jim Tumavich (left). More than 630 graduates attended the 49th annual Commencement ceremony. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
Dianne Hlinsky (above right) and Ana Pliego are the 2016 Outstanding Graduates at College of DuPage. Hlinsky earned an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Graphic Design and plans to pursue a career that combines graphic design and photography. Pliego has graduated with her Associate in Arts Degree focusing on Communications. Click on the headline for more information.
Alejandro Campos (Warrenville, left) is congratulated by Associate Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences Marianne Hunnicutt for achieving the Presidential Scholar designation during the recent “Celebration of Academic Excellence.” The annual event recognized the 2015-2016 Honors and Scholars Awards recipients. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
Four students from the College of DuPage Diagnostic Medical Imaging Radiography program took first place at the 2016 Radiography Scholar Bowl state championship. Team members are (from left) Ivan Vega, Cally Wagner, Emily Swab and David Muñoz. Click on the headline for more information.
Luzelena Escamilla wants to learn more about how a college works in her new role as Student Trustee on the College of DuPage Board of Trustees. Sworn in during the April 21 Board of Trustees meeting, she is following in the footsteps of her older brother, Omar, who served as Student Trustee from 2014 to 2015. Click on the headline to read more.
A young man examines a snake at the Ball Pythons Genetics booth during College of DuPage's STEM-CON. Approximately 2,000 community members attended the inaugural event, an interactive conference celebrating the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. Click on the headline for more information, to view more photos and to watch a video.
College of DuPage President Designate Dr. Ann Rondeau (above center) met with students, faculty, administrators and staff during a tour of the campus. The day started with an employee open house, during which Dr. Rondeau spoke about inclusivity and a bright future for the College. Click on the headline for more information.
West Chicago District 33 Preschool Special Education teacher Scott Lutz (above, center) works with participants at the recent craft and story hour at the West Chicago Library. To better serve students and their families, District 33 is working with College of DuPage to complete Spanish courses in a unique dual-language program offered by COD onsite. Click on the headline for more information.
Twenty faculty members and advisers have been recognized as the 2015-2016 Outstanding Divisional Faculty Members and Outstanding Advisers at College of DuPage.Read more
Trina Sotirakopulos and her co-editor Michelle Duster were honored in the Women's Issues category for their work, "Shifts: An Anthology of Women's Growth Through Change."Read more
Continuing her efforts to use art as a learning tool and to inspire youth, COD Professor Jennifer Hereth and her painting classes recently shared their talents with students at Kwame Nkrumah Academy on Chicago's South Side.Read more
Registration is now open for College of DuPage's Food Truck Rally and Sunset 5K, to be held on Saturday, Sept. 17.Read more
There are no classes and the College is closed for Memorial Day.Read More
Summer 10-week and first 5-week sessions begin. Additional start dates are June 6 and July 5.Read More
Visit with reps from Aurora University.Read More
Visit with reps from Robert Morris University.Read More
A review of basic geometry in preparation for taking the geometry placement test.Read More
An overview of this test which measures the student's ability to read and comprehend English.Read More
Learn more about the Enhanced Education 2+2 program through Lewis University.Read More
Visit with reps from Lewis and Southern Illinois universities.Read More
An overview of this test which measures how well the student understands the meaning of sentences in English.Read More
An overview of this test which measures the student's ability to use correct grammar in English sentences.Read More
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