The COD News Bureau is the College's primary source of news and information. Whether it happens in the classroom, in a laboratory or out in the field, the News Bureau brings you timely stories about every aspect of learning and discovery at COD.
Five students have been named to the U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program, which supports undergraduates receiving Pell Grants as they study abroad.Read Full Story
Students, faculty, staff and community members enjoyed student speakers and performances, followed by a presentation by Afrikan Dance and Music Institute to kick off the College’s celebration of Black History Month.Read Full Story
Students Alexis Deanna Collins-Harris, Fatima Khan and Shontasia Henderson were recently selected as recipients of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship at a reception on the College’s Glen Ellyn campus.Read Full Story
The College’s Student Services Center (SSC) is undergoing renovations to better serve students and the COD community.Read Full Story
Kent Munsterman brings more than 20 years of experience in the College of DuPage Police Department to his new role as Chief of Police.Read Full Story
COD On Point
English Professor Tony Bowers presents his captivating compilation of short stories
titled "On the Nine." This literary work delves into the intricate tapestry of the
Greater Grant Crossing neighborhood, situated on the south side of Chicago. It's a
poignant exploration of the neighborhood's rich history, particularly its significance
as a predominantly African American community—a place deeply ingrained in Bowers'
own upbringing. Contact Bowers.
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