News at 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.
Three College of DuPage Baking and Pastry Arts students swept the top three spots in the Student Chocolate Challenge during the national Pastry Live 2014 competition. Nayeli Gallegos of Bensenville (above) took first place, Rachel Dau of Glen Ellyn second and Markie Bain of Glen Ellyn third. Click on the headline for more information.
The third annual Waterleaf Food and Wine Festival attracted 600 people, the largest crowd yet. During the recent event, attendees enjoyed more than 90 domestic and imported wines specifically selected by the family-owned Heritage Wine Company. Click on the headline to view more photos.
Bison Gear and Engineering will provide $275,000 toward student scholarships, a gift that also will be used to facilitate an additional $275,000 scholarship match from local manufacturers. Above is Bison Gear Chairman Ron Bullock (center) with College of DuPage President Dr. Robert L. Breuder and COD Foundation President Susan Lang Berry. Click on the headline for more information.
For the 32nd consecutive year, College of DuPage is welcoming two German students through the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) program. Lucas Adler (left) and Simon Schaarschmidt will live with two host families and attend classes full time through the reciprocal scholarship program funded by the German Parliament and the U.S. Congress.
Student Life welcomed students back to campus with its annual Chaparral Days celebration, which combines games, food and fun during the first two weeks of the fall term. Click on the headline for more photos. Chaparral Days continue the week of Sept. 2 with the Scavenger Hunt on Sept. 2 and the Student Life Fair on Sept. 3.
College of DuPage Architecture students have added their touch to the renovated campus by providing an outdoor gathering pavilion. As part of the summer Architecture 2840 Design Build class, 16 students enrolled in the course designed, built and installed the temporary pavilion just south of the Technical Education Center. Click on the headline to read more.
Students enjoyed the warm weather and had a chance to explore services and resources at the College of DuPage Glen Ellyn campus during the recent New Student Orientation sessions. Click on the headline for more photos.
The new Music Business degree and Audio Production certificate at College of DuPage will prepare students for careers in the commercial music industry. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage Engineering students gain crucial real-world experience through internships at prestigious organizations.Read more
College of DuPage will host a series of four free pre-screening events for the PBS series ART21 throughout the month of October.Read more
College of DuPage will host "Iranian Politics and Society: Domestic and International Challenges" on Thursday, Oct. 9Read more
The Human Services program at College of DuPage will host a free Domestic Violence Awareness Symposium on Friday, Oct. 10.Read more
College of DuPage received a clean, unmodified FY 2014 audit from independent licensed public accounting firm Crowe Horwath LLP.Read more
Every business needs to attract more customers, but how?Read More
Learn the 12 dimensions of time management and improve your use of time at work and at home.Read More
Perfumania and Fastenal are recruiting students for various positions.Read More
Learn how to register as a vendor, discover tools to for marketing to government entities.Read More
Reps from Aurora University and Columbia and Elmhurst colleges will be on campus.Read More
Learn about four Google tools to help bend the search engine to get what you need.Read More
COD European Studies Committee presents "Entre les murs," the story of a French teacher negotiating a racially mixed classroom in a tough Parisian neighborhood.Read More
Standalone tour of our leading-edge campus for prospective students. Tour begins at Office of Admissions & Outreach.Read More
Mingle with classmates and faculty, network and meet new friends. All are welcome.Read More
Learn about the Cosmetology program and meet with College reps about admissions, financial aid, scholarships and services for adult learners.Read More
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