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Waubonsee Student Art Exhibits Open to the Public

Waubonsee Community College currently is offering several student art exhibits that are free and open to the public.

From now until July 10, Waubonsee student Michelle Conklin’s photography work is on display in the Aurora Downtown Campus Café, 18 S. River St. in Aurora. The show, called “Grit and Conviction,” is a series of photographs. Viewing hours are Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Friday 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Until May 1, the public can see the Spring 2016 Student Exhibition in the Todd Library, located on the second floor of Collins Hall on the Sugar Grove Campus, Route 47 and Waubonsee Drive. Exhibit hours are Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday noon to 4:30 p.m.

Until May 6, the public can view Skyway Selections, a group show of 35 artworks selected by Cynthia Hellyer Heinz, Foundation Coordinator at Northern Illinois University. These student artworks can be viewed in the Arrowhead Room gallery, located on the first floor of Dickson Center of the Sugar Grove campus, Route 47 and Waubonsee Drive. The exhibit is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Satruday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

From April 23 until May 8, Waubonsee presents the Spring 2016 Student Showcase at Von Ohlen Hall, second floor hallway, at the Sugar Grove Campus, Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive. Viewing hours are Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

All Waubonsee exhibitions are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Cecilia Vargas, Waubonsee Art Coordinator, at (630) 466-2964 or