News at COD
College of DuPage student Cullen Dobbs has been accepted to Georgetown University through the prestigious Georgetown Preferred Consideration Program. Dobbs, who is receiving a half-ride scholarship to Georgetown, plans to pursue a criminal justice career. Click on the headline for more information.
The new Operating Room Patient Care Technician Certificate program at College of DuPage will prepare students for entry-level positions in perioperative service careers. Click on the headline for more information
Lexie Wilterdink (above, right) and Tucker Wolf recently won gold medals in Interactive Application and Video Game Development (College Division) at the 2017 SkillsUSA National Leadership Conference. Click on the headline for more information.
Clint Homon’s hope for “humble results” when he enrolled in the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) program at College of DuPage was blown away when he received perfect scores on all his tests. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage will launch Project COACH (Career Opportunities and ACHievement) this fall to increase educational, vocational and socialization opportunities for developmentally disabled students in DuPage County. Offered through Continuing Education, the two-year, application-based program is targeted at adults with mild intellectual or developmental disabilities. Click on the headline for more information.
The College of DuPage Board of Trustees took its first step toward the possible establishment of an innovation center in the Glen Ellyn Civic Center. Click on the headline for more information.
Reflecting on her first anniversary as President of College of DuPage, Dr. Ann Rondeau believes the changes made by College leadership have strengthened the institution’s commitment to students, employee groups and various constituencies. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage has received a positive feedback report from a recent campus visit by a Higher Learning Commission peer review team, resulting in a recommendation that the institution receive no sanctions. The peer review team’s recommendation will be forwarded to the HLC’s Institutional Actions Council before being considered by the HLC Board of Trustees in November. Click on the headline for more information.
Thanks to a grant from the Honeybee Conservancy, College of DuPage has installed a beehive in a natural area on the east side of campus. A partnership with Kline Creek Farm has provided the expertise and training for staff to maintain the beehive, which will not only benefit the surrounding natural areas with needed pollination but also function as a learning lab. Click on the headline for more information.
Hundreds of COD students, staff and faculty, as well as members of the community, attended a free safe viewing of the solar eclipse on the College's Glen Ellyn campus.Read more
College of DuPage student Cullen Dobbs has been accepted to Georgetown University through the prestigious Georgetown Preferred Consideration Program.Read more
College of DuPage adjunct faculty will receive a four-year contract extension under an agreement approved by the COD Board of Trustees and the COD Adjuncts Association (CODAA).Read more
The concerts will be preceded by a special 30-minute "Classical Boot Camp" interactive talk led by Muspratt as assisted by several New Philharmonic principal musicians, offering insight into the details and backstory of the most famous of Gustav Mahler's works.Read more
Music Fridays @ Noon is a series of one-hour free programs featuring the College of DuPage Music Department, with performances and presentations by COD faculty, students, alumni and guests.Read more
The Student Leadership Council at COD is one of only three community colleges in Illinois to earn a 2017 Ed Snyder Merit Book Award from the ICCSAA.Read more
Learn the importance of hashtags, finding leads for your business and analytics, Twitter video and Periscope, and creating links.Read More
Got a sweet tooth? Enjoy free sweet treats courtesy of Alter Ego Productions.Read More
The Chaparrals host Triton.Read More
Learn more about the Hospitality and Tourism Management 3+1 program through Roosevelt University.Read More
Visit with reps from North Park and Eastern Illinois universities.Read More
Mucca Pazza band is coming to you live! Grab a friend or two and head outside to the MAC Pavilion for music and free walking tacos.Read More
Learn best practices for resume and cover letter writing.Read More
Learn more about the program, its curriculum and job outlook.Read More
Learn how to sign up for and navigate the ALEKS Placement, Preparation, and Learning module.Read More
Happy first Friday of classes! Enjoy free live music and food!Read More
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