News at COD
Tim Caldwell, Assistant Profesor of Fire Science (left), and Dan Krakora, Fire Sciences manager, proudly display the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) recognition by the United States Fire Administration/National Fire Academy. To date, approximately 80 colleges and universities throughout the U.S. have received this prestigious academic recognition. Click on the headline for more information.
The new Homeland Security Training Center provides an immersive learning experiences through state-of-the-art training areas, including a full-scale 50-yard, 24-position interior firing range (above), a 911 call center classroom, and a VirTra V-300 firearms simulator. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage student Aram Rayzian is performing in "Critically Ashamed" with his comedy group, One Giant Leap, at Donny’s Skybox, part of the Second City Comedy Theatre at 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays through Oct. 17. Click on the headline for more information.
More than 1,200 runners, walkers and guests enjoyed ideal weather, delicious food and games at the fifth annual Laps with the Chaps 5K Run/Walk and second annual COD Food Truck Rally at the College of DuPage Glen Ellyn campus. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
More than 400 students, staff and community members enjoyed a unique opportunity to view a rare “Supermoon” Total Lunar Eclipse last Sunday through eight high-powered telescopes and binoculars provided by the COD Astronomy program. Click on the headline to read more and see more photos.
The new Integrated Career and Academic Preparation System (ICAPS) program at College of DuPage helps students, such as Alessandra Suarez (above left) and Melvyn Jones, earn their high school equivalency and COD certificate while preparing for industry certification – all at the same time and at no cost. Click on the headline to read more.
College of DuPage students Stephany Ruiz-Gonzalez and Paolo Mazza are challenging themselves to implement what they learned during the recent Student Social Justice Training Institute at DePaul University. The experience provided opportunities for participants to focus on personal learning and development in order to become social justice change agents. Click on the headline for more information.
The Homeland Security Education Center will be renamed in honor of the late U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Robert J. Miller, Medal of Honor recipient, former Wheaton resident and graduate of Wheaton North High School. Miller, a member of the U.S. army’s 3rd Special Forces Group serving in Afghanistan, was killed in action while saving his team. Click on the headline for more information.
Adjunct faculty Cori Eiznhamer (second from left) congratulates Devin Wright (left), Jesus Arteaga and Brian Ruiz, who are among the first graduates from the new Practical Nursing for Military Medical Corpsman certificate program at College of DuPage. The program provides high-quality training to veterans throughout the Chicago area. Click on the headline for more information.
Approximately 150 COD students took part in "Life Happens!," an interactive event designed to help students become financially savvy.Read more
This free event is geared toward high school students and current college students who plan to further their education. Representatives from more than 200 colleges and universities from all over the country will be on hand to provide information and answer questions.Read more
Fall Dance Fusion showcases a variety of choreographic works, including jazz and ballet. Featured choreographers include students Kris Knighton, Amy Miltonberger, Amy Szabo and Veronica Wandasiewicz and faculty members Jon Sloven, Donna Douglas and Nichole Quinn.Read more
College of DuPage will host "From Classroom to Career: Collaborating for Student Success" on Oct. 30.Read more
The Asia Studies Committee and the Philosophy Club at COD will host "Women in Ancient Hindu Texts" on Wednesday, Nov. 11.Read more
College of DuPage Mathematics Professor Michael O'Leary publishes his third textbook "A First Course in Mathematical Logic and Set Theory."Read more
The Polysomnography program at COD has received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs.Read more
COD to Host Free Panel Discussion Oct. 27: 'The Iran Nuclear Accord Within the Context of the Middle East Regional Crisis'
The Middle East Committee at COD will host "The Iran Nuclear Accord Within the Context of the Middle East Regional Crisis," Tuesday, Oct. 27.Read more
Illinois Energy and the Air Force are recruiting for various positions.Read More
Illinois Energy and State Farm are recruiting students for various positions.Read More
Visit with reps from UIC, Trinity Christian and North Central colleges, and Grand Canyon University.Read More
Visit with reps from Governors State and Northern Michigan universities.Read More
Learn more about 3+1 Criminal Justice program with Lewis University.Read More
Join COD Cares to collect much-needed items and help local community organizations.Read More
VETERAN OWNED BUSINESSES ONLY. Learn which veteran owned small business verification is best for you.Read More
Overview session for newly admitted degree or certificate seeking students outlining next steps in enrollment process.Read More
The Lady Chaparrals host Harper College at this home game!Read More
Learn about difficulties and practical information for maintaining appropriate boundaries and fulfilling relationships.Read More
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