News & Events

Jeppesen Tells Story of Ceramics Program in Studio Potter Journal

Waubonsee Community College's Ceramics Program has a great story of growth and development through the years. Doug Jeppesen, Associate Professor of Art/Ceramics, told that story in an article published this spring in the journal of The Studio Potter.

Waubonsee Students Take Part in Model Illinois Government Simulations

Seven Waubonsee Community College students played roles in the recent Model Illinois Government simulations in Springfield, which included hundreds of college students from across the state.

Waubonsee Offers Free Spring Concert Series

Waubonsee Community College's Music Department will offer a series of free spring concerts through May 17.

Dean for Adult Education Dixon Elected President Elect of IACEA

Waubonsee Community College Dean for Adult Education Jeri Dixon has been elected president elect of the Illinois Adult and Continuing Educators' Association for 2015-16.

GFOA Recognizes Waubonsee for Financial Reporting Excellence

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has recognized Waubonsee for excellence in financial reporting for the 16th consecutive year.

Wadworth tabbed All-American, highlights Waubonsee's post-season awards

Wadsworth first ever Waubonsee women's basketball player to be named an NJCAA All-American
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Waubonsee Students Moran, Noll Named to PTK Illinois All-Academic Team

Waubonsee Community College students Daniel Noll, of Hinckley, and Brian Moran, of Sandwich, have been awarded spots on the Phi Theta Kappa Illinois All-Academic Team, recognizing the top community college students in Illinois.

Waubonsee Hosts Spring Student Art Exhibits in Sugar Grove, Aurora

Waubonsee Community College is hosting exhibitions featuring outstanding student art in galleries at the college's Sugar Grove and Aurora campuses this spring.

Waubonsee Iota Nu Chapter of Alpha Beta Gamma Welcomes 44 New Members

The Iota Nu Chapter of business honors society Alpha Beta Gamma welcomed 44 new members at a March ceremony at Waubonsee Community College.
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Laying the Cornerstone: Waubonsee Nursing Program Preps Students for Health Care Careers

Through more than four decades, Waubonsee Community College's Nursing Program continues to prepare students for health care careers marked by compassion and skill.

Local Departments Help Waubonsee's Fire Science Program

Over the past year, Waubonsee’s Fire Science Program has undergone a variety of improvements, due in large part to the support of local departments. The most recent example centers on the Oswego Fire Department’s new training facility on Galena Road in Montgomery.

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Waubonsee Seeks Volunteer Tutors

The Adult Literacy Project is seeking volunteers to tutor adult students. Required training can be completed online or face-to-face on May 9 and 16. 

Waubonsee to Host Job Fair April 24

Waubonsee's Sugar Grove Campus will be the destination of choice for job seekers in the region later this month, when the college hosts its Spring Job and Internship Fair on Friday, April 24.
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Castle Bank Continues Support of Illinois SBDC at Waubonsee

Castle Bank in 2014 renewed its support for new business start-ups and small business growth by contributing funds through the Community Reinvestment Act to the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Waubonsee.

Prospective Students Invited to Tour Waubonsee Campuses

Students interested in attending Waubonsee Community College are invited to experience its campuses this spring, with two tour options to choose from. 
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Waubonsee Dedicates Field House, Celebrates 2020 Plan Completion

Waubonsee Community College celebrated twin feats - dedicating its new Field House and newly renovated Erickson Hall, the project which served as the capstone of the college's 2020 College Master Plan, a 14-year-long building project to improve and prepare the college to respond to the needs of the community in 2020 and beyond.

Waubonsee Celebrates Past Year's Accomplishments

Read about Waubonsee's institutional and individual accomplishments during the 2013-14 fiscal year in this annual memo from President Dr. Christine Sobek.