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  • College of DuPage to Host Adult Education Expo on April 24Apr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Continuing Education department at College of DuPage will host a free Adult Education Expo from 9 a.m. to noon and again from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, in the Student Resource Center, Room 2000, on the College’s main campus, 425 Fawell Blvd., in Glen Ellyn.

     
  • Sanjib Sahoo

    From India to Naperville, CTO aims to keep innovatingApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Kukec's People features Sanjib Sahoo of Naperville, who went from humble beginnings in India, to Naperville and Chicago, where he heads technology for TradeMonster.

     
  • The Fight against Hunger ContinuesApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Depleted food items that HSP needs for their pantry, which they hope to collect during their food drive initiative for the Feinstein Challenge in the month of April.

     
  • Schroeder Named Jeff Awards Committee MemberApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    College of DuPage Speech Communication Professor Steve Schroeder was recently selected to serve as a member of the prestigious Jeff Awards Committee.

     
  • Current West Chicago Cultural Arts Commission chair Anni Holm pictured working on Plasti-City piece in 2008. Photo credit Tony Abasolo.

    ommission Members Bring Backgrounds to Volunteer AppointmentsApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    Commission Members Bring Impressive and Accomplished Backgrounds to Volunteer Appointments

     
  • Suburban Law Enforcement Academy Graduates Class of 59 RecruitsApr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Suburban Law Enforcement Academy at College of DuPage recently graduated 59 recruits representing 38 police agencies in Northern Illinois. The ceremony honored the recruits for completing 12 weeks – 480 hours – of basic law enforcement officer training which began in January.

     
  • College of DuPage to Host ‘Food Matters’ Sustainability Lecture April 16Apr 7, 2014 12:00 AM
    College of DuPage will host a free lecture titled “Food Matters: Examining Issues of Environmental Justice in Meat Production” from 4 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, in the Student Resource Center, Room 3114, on the College’s main campus, 425 Fawell Blvd., in Glen Ellyn.

     
  • Robert Peickert

    A twist in battle for DuPage Democrat leadershipApr 5, 2014 12:00 AM
    In the latest twist in the drama over who’s going to lead the Democratic Party in DuPage County, state Sen. Tom Cullerton says he won’t challenge party Chairman Robert Peickert. But a Naperville man is planning to run against Peickert during this month’s local Democratic convention. “I have been committed to electing Democrats for years now,” Bill Habel said in a statement. “I have seen the potential to win in DuPage squandered by the polarization of the local party by our current chairman. My main goal is to change that dynamic.”

     
  • Members of the Pi Beta Phi Glen Ellyn/Wheaton Alumnae Club donating books to HSP: (Back row, from left: Anne Wanzenberg, Karin Kramer, Ashley Marchewka) (front row, from left: Kate Wanzenberg, Chelle Miller, Lorie O’ Flatery) Humanitarian Service Project

    Pi Beta Phi Alumnae Pay it ForwardApr 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    Last month, Pi Beta Phi Glen Ellyn/Wheaton Alumnae Club donated 500 books to needy children served by the Humanitarian Service Project (HSP).

     
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    SmartStyle Grand Opening in Darien April 7!Apr 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    Darien residents have a reason to celebrate! The SmartStyle Family Hair Salon at 2189 75th Street is holding their Grand Opening on Monday, April 7 and welcoming residents in Darien and surrounding communities with special haircut pricing.

     
  • Disaster Ministry Workshop at Wheaton College June 10-12Apr 4, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Humanitarian Disaster Institute (HDI) at Wheaton College will offer its second annual Disaster Ministry Workshop June 10-12, 2014.

     
  • Golden Apple teaching award finalists namedApr 3, 2014 12:00 AM
    Golden Apple Thursday announced 32 finalists for the 2014 Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching. The finalists were selected from a pool of 620 nominations and 272 applicants of fourth through eighth grade teachers in the metropolitan area.

     
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    Lisle Area Chamber’s Scholarship Deadline is April 11Apr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    The deadline for local high school seniors to turn in their completed 2014 Scholarship Application to the Lisle Area Chamber of Commerce is 4:00 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014. As part of an ongoing commitment to education, the Lisle Area Chamber will award several $500 scholarships to local high school seniors in May. The awards are based on several considerations that include academic achievement, community involvement, and need.

     
  • COD, Tetra Tech Inc. participate in Catastrophic Planning TeamApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    In 2013, College of DuPage in association with Tetra Tech Inc. was awarded a $750,000 grant from the City of Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications in support of the Regional Catastrophic Training and Exercise Program. The COD grant is the last award given as part of a much larger effort by the Regional Catastrophic Planning Team (RCPT) carried out since 2007.

     
  • COD Speech Students Earn Medals at Regional Tournament Apr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    The College of DuPage Forensics Team continued its winning ways as students earned gold, silver and bronze medals at the Phi Rho Pi Regional Tournament. Students also took home awards during the recent Pi Kappa Delta National Comprehensive Tournament. Both prestigious tournaments came after the team placed third at the Illinois Intercollegiate Forensics Association State Tournament earlier in March. The following COD students earned medals at the Phi Rho Pi Regional Tournament:

     
  • Courts question law leaving pensions unprotectedApr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    New rulings against Catholic hospital chains on both coasts and Downers Grove-based Advocate Health Care, have intensified a faceoff between religiously affiliated employers and workers who are alarmed by the companies’ efforts to avoid insuring or funding their pensions.

     
  • Waterleaf Hosts Exclusive Easter Brunch April 20 Apr 2, 2014 12:00 AM
    Waterleaf restaurant in Glen Ellyn invites guests to enjoy an Easter celebration brunch from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Sunday, April 20.

     
  • Knockout Women’s Boxing Club

    Punches for Paws – Women’s Boxing Raising Money for Humane SocietyApr 1, 2014 12:00 AM
    On April 25th and 26th, 2014 Knockout Women's Boxing Club will be hosting “Punches for Paws” a fundraiser for West Suburban Humane Society (WSHS)

     
  • Diana Martinez Prepares Renovated McAninch Arts Center for the FutureMar 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    Diana Martinez is energized about the future of the renovated McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage.

     
  • Some of the macaroni and cheese collected by the members of Congregation Etz Chaim Humanitarian Service Project

    Congregation Etz Chaim works to feed impoverished childrenMar 31, 2014 12:00 AM
    Congregation Etz Chaim of Lombard hosted a “Mac n Cheese” drive on March 15, 2014 to help Humanitarian Service Project feed needy families through the Feed the Kids (FTK) program.

     
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