News at COD
Five College of DuPage students are participating in prestigious summer chemistry research internships through the College Foundation’s Resource for Excellence Grant program. (From left) Paul Park is at Hope College in Michigan, Iryna Mialik, Fermilab; Daniel Fernandez, Hope College; Frank Giuliani, Northwestern University; and Shyama Pandya, Northwestern University. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage is partnering with the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters (CRCC) to offer up to 37 college credits toward the Associate in General Studies degree to graduates of the apprenticeship program, paving the way for thousands of skilled, accredited carpenters to advance their education. Click on the headline for more information.
The new Cancer Registry Management program at College of DuPage will prepare students for positions as cancer registrars who capture the history, diagnosis, treatment and health status for every cancer patient in the U.S. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage students Sam Liesman (above left) and Colton Eakins are gaining invaluable real-world experiences while serving biophysics internships at the prestigious Illinois Institute of Technology this summer. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage and Purdue University Calumet have announced a new Enhanced 2+2 articulation agreement that results in the completion of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree earned at Purdue University Calumet (PUC). Click on the headline to learn more.
College of DuPage Physics Professor Dr. Jennifer Gimmell recently was named “Most Influential Teacher” by U.S. Presidential Scholar Joseph A. Popelka of Benet Academy in Lisle. Gimmell said the secrets to her teaching success lie in her passion for the subject and through her encouragement of a proactive approach in the classroom. Click on the headline for more information.
Last year, College of DuPage Human Services student Danielle Jablonski collected nearly 10,000 diapers to help clients of various social service agencies. A diaper drive may seem odd to some, but she said there’s a large unmet need due mainly to gaps in assistance and government programs. As a result, she launched “Keep Every Baby Dry.” Click on the headline to read more.
The new Digital Broadcast Journalism degree and certificate program at College of DuPage will prepare students for entry-level jobs as broadcast news journalists, news producers and news production crew. As part of the curriculum, students will work on a newscast and learn skills in all facets of production, both in front of and behind the camera. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage is offering a new Public Safety Telecommunicator certification program beginning in fall of 2015. This program will combine classroom study with hands-on experience through the use of an advanced simulated 9-1-1 communications center. Click on the headline to learn more.
Hundreds of residents turned out for an ideal summer evening of classic rock n' roll at the McAninch Art Center's Lakeside Pavilion at the College of DuPage Glen Ellyn campus. Elvis tribute artist Scot Bruce presented some of the King's greatest hits as part of the MAC's free summer series.Read more
The sessions are designed to raise awareness about autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Presenters will speak on a variety of topics, including success in adulthood; relationships and sexuality; biological and genetic research; behavioral and biological treatment options; personal triumphs; therapist perspectives; and teaching interventions.Read more
The COD Foundation's Planned Giving Advisory Council will present the free Retirement Planning Seminar Series for people preparing for retirement or who are already there.Read more
The HSTI at College of DuPage will host a new Executive Protection Specialist Training program on Wednesday, Aug. 19, to Sunday, Aug. 23.Read more
College of DuPage will host an Express Registration Event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15.Read more
Eight choreographers were chosen from a highly competitive group of submissions. Artists include Aimee Bell, Amy Braheny, Cecilia Ferguson-Bell, Edgar Guzman, Kyle Hadenfeldt, Rebecca Lemme, Joshua Manculich and Julianne Stoltman.Read more
Current COD students are invited to camp and participate in a variety of fun physical and mental leadership activities.Read More
This class combines the use of a simulator with a discussion of the law related to Concealed Carry.Read More
Discuss questions you may have about the programs the Small Business Administration has to offer.Read More
Review angles, parallel lines, triangles and quadrilaterals in preparation for taking the COMPASS geometry placement test.Read More
Get info and tips on taking the COMPASS Math Placement test. Register for My Math Test.Read More
Learn more about the 3+1 Computer Science program with Lewis University.Read More
Overview session for newly admitted degree or certificate seeking students outlining next steps in enrollment process.Read More
An overview of the ESL tests, preparation tips and study aid for first-time test takers.Read More
Learn about the Dental Assistant profession and program at COD.Read More
Learn how to register as a vendor, and discover tools for marketing to government entities.Read More
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