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    Astronomy Club Captures Sonar, Lunar Eclipses

    The College of DuPage Astronomy Club with instructor Joe DalSanto captured the Oct. 23 partial solar eclipse and total lunar eclipse on Oct. 8. Click on the headline for more info and to view more photos.

  • Laps With the Chaps

    Laps With the Chaps Draws Crowds

    Nearly 1,000 people gathered on the COD campus for the fourth annual Laps with the Chaps 5K Run/Walk and inaugural COD Food Truck Rally. Attendees enjoyed the fall weather and free activities in Race Village and Kid Zone such as a bounce house, bag toss games and face painting. Click on the headline for more information, photos and a video.

  • SLEA anniversary

    Suburban Law Enforcement Academy Turns 20

    Police officers, law enforcement officials and members of the community gathered at the Homeland Security Education Center to celebrate the 20-year anniversary of the Suburban Law Enforcement Academy (SLEA). Representatives from local and regional law enforcement agencies commended the academy for 20 years of a job well done. Click on the headline for more information.

  • Easter Seals

    COD, Easter Seals Celebrate 15-Year Collaboration

    Celebrating a 15-year collaboration between College of DuPage and Easter Seals DuPage/Fox Valley Region, the College recently hosted a reception highlighting student photographic works featuring Easter Seals clients. For more than a decade, students from the College’s Photography program have captured the daily lives of Easter Seals clients as a semester final project. Click on the headline for photos and a video.

  • Mont Blanc

    COD Student Hike Tour du Mont Blanc

    Twelve participants in College of DuPage’s Field Studies program recently returned from nearly two weeks in Europe where they hiked more than 100 miles, including the celebrated Tour du Mont Blanc. Click on the headline to read more and to see more photos.

  • McAninch Arts Center

    McAninch Arts Center Earns LEED Certification

    The McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Upgrades during the recent 14-month renovation include a new roof, radiant heating and the replacement of all exterior glass with energy-efficient glass. Click on the headline for more information.

  • London fire Department

    London Fire Manager Addresses Crisis Response

    Station Manager Gary Woulds of the London Fire Brigade recently conducted a workshop at the Homeland Security Education Center. Manager Woulds described the response to the suicide bombing attacks on the transportation system in London on July 7, 2005, which killed 52 civilians, and the 2011 civil riots that overtook London and cities and towns throughout England. Click on the headline for more photos. 

  • Engineering Interns

    Engineering Students Participate in Internships

    Two College of DuPage Engineering students recently gained crucial real-world experience through summer internships. John Batke (left) served an internship at Fermilab in Batavia, through the national laboratory’s Community College Intern program. Aaron Carstens served his internship at DuPage County’s Division of Transportation. Click on the headline to read more.

  • Homecoming 2014

    Homecoming Successfully Returns to COD

    Crowds fill the stadium during the Homecoming football game, the culmination of a week-long series of events at College of DuPage. It was the first homecoming celebration at the College in almost 40 years. Click on the headline to see more photos from game day.

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