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  • Homeland Security Training Center

    COD Constructing Homeland Training Center

    College of DuPage has begun construction of the new Homeland Security Training Center, a 39,714 square-foot facility that includes a state-of-the-art indoor firing range. This facility is Phase II in the completion of the College’s Homeland Security Training Institute. Click on the headline for more information.

  • December 'Images' Highlights Alumni, Easter Seals

    “Images,” College of DuPage’s monthly one-half hour television show, features in its December edition segments on the College’s 2014 Distinguished Alumni and the 15th anniversary of the collaboration between COD and Easter Seals DuPage and the Fox Valley Region. Click on the headline for more information.

  • Manufacturing day

    Manufacturing Career Expo Attracts 200 Students

    College of DuPage instructor Robert Fultz provides a tour of the manufacturing lab during the third annual Manufacturing and Engineering Technology Career Expo. Approxmiately 200 students from Fenton, Lake Park, Metea, Naperville North, Waubonsee and West Chicago high schools learned about various career paths in manufacturing and engineering. Click on the headline for more information and photos.

  • Distinguished Alumni

    COD Honors First Class of Distinguished Alumni

    The College of DuPage Foundation recently honored eight alumni as the 2014 Inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award recipients: (front) Dr. Kim L. Armour, Amy Beth Kirsten, Buna Dahal, Robyn Coffin and Lauren Morgan; (back) Gus Vonderheide, Dennis Barsema and Bryan T. Green. Click on the headline for information, photos and a video.

  • New cosmetology space

    Cosmetology Program Moves to Upgraded Facility

    The Cosmetology program recently moved to a newly renovated location at College of DuPage's Addison Regional Center. The new space features specialized learning areas, including a facial room, makeup station and a manicure/pedicure area, as well as designated areas for different class levels. Click on the headline for more information.

  • Scholarship Reception

    Scholarship Reception Celebrates Students, Donors

    Ivonne Hernandez shares her appreciation for receiving the Jill Johnson Hall Memorial Scholarship during the recent College of DuPage Foundation Scholarship Reception. The annual reception brings together scholarship donors and recipients to meet and share their stories. Click on the headline for more information, photos and a video.

  • Imagine New Orleans

    COD Artists Continue to Help New Orleans

    A New Orleans resident receives an IArtist painting to decorate her newly rebuilt home. For the last nine years, a group of College of DuPage students and community members have created a collection of paintings, donating the final pieces to rebuilding efforts for those impacted by Hurricane Katrina. Click on the headline to read more.

  • engineering boat race

    Engineering Club Tests Skills with Boat Race

    College of DuPage student Neil Kosman of Bensenville paddles his way across the Physical Education Center pool in a boat made of cardboard and duct tape. Kosman and fellow members of the COD Engineering Club tested their knowledge of buoyancy and dynamics by constructing boats using only cardboard and duct tape. Click on the headline for more info, photos and a video.

  • NLU signing

    COD, NLU Sign 3+1 for Human Services Degree

    Dr. Nivine Megahed, President of National Louis University, and Dr. Robert L. Breuder, President of College of DuPage, sign a new 3+1 agreement that enables students to receive a Bachelor of Arts, Human Services degree earned from NLU with all courses completed at COD’s Glen Ellyn campus. Click on the headline for more information.

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