News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpFri, 06 Mar 2015 02:30:08 CSTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduKendall County Health Director Dr. Tokars Elected to Waubonsee Foundation Boardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150305TokarsWaubonseeFoundation.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Waubonsee Foundation has elected Dr. Amaal Tokars, Kendall County Health Department Executive Director/Public Health Administrator, to its board of directors.Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 CSTeac49c367f000002007140a43433860cWaubonsee to Celebrate Completion of Field House, 2020 College Master Planhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150225FieldHouseCeremonyRelease.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementOn March 10, Waubonsee Community College will celebrate the opening of its new Field House and a renovated Erickson Hall. The event will also mark the completion, on time and on budget, of the college's 2020 College Master Plan, a multi-year building and improvement project spanning more than a decade and including two new campuses in Aurora and Plano and five new buildings on the Sugar Grove Campus.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTc1d0d1b97f000002007140a443703711Industrial Systems Tech Professor Ballee Selected to MSSC Expert Panelhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150218BalleeMSSCExpertPanel.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College Industrial Systems Technology Assistant Professor Shawn Ballee has been selected to serve on a manufactural national expert panel by the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC).Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa84b6e437f000002007140a466a4b278Beginning her story: Student Anna Dutton Leverages Experience, Recognitions to Pen Story of Student Success http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150218StudentSuccessFeaturedStudentDutton.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementBefore coming to Waubonsee Community College, student Anna Dutton, of Oswego, was named Northern Illinois' High School Journalist of the Year. Aided by a prestigious Lucile Gustafson Scholarship, Dutton is now using her time at Waubonsee to grow as a writer - in the classroom, through internships with local newspapers, and other media - as she prepares to launch her career in coming years.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa842e7477f000002007140a4e4086f03Waubonsee Hosts Art Exhibitions in February, Marchhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150218ArtExhibitsFebMarch.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College's art spaces will host exhibitions through March, including "Unsoiled" by Allison Grant in the Arrowhead Room gallery in the Dickson Center on Waubonsee's Sugar Grove Campus.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa31e19977f000002007140a46c978a78Patrick Engineering Honored for Work on Waubonsee North Entrance Intersectionhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20180218PatrickEngineeringAwardNorthEntranceDesign.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementPatrick Engineering, of Lisle, has been recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois for its work to design the new intersection at Waubonsee's Sugar Grove Campus' North Entrance with Route 47, which improved safety for all using the entrance or driving through.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa31854df7f000002007140a489d5cb61Waubonsee, Delnor EMT-Paramedic Program Secures Accreditationhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150218EMTParamedicAccreditation.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe EMT-Paramedic program administered by Waubonsee Community College, in partnership with Delnor Hospital in Geneva, has secured initial accreditation from the Committee on Accreditation forEmergency Medical Services Professions, an accreditation committee of the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs. The accreditation means Waubonsee EMT-Paramedic students will be eligible for national certification, enabling them to work anywhere in the U.S.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa31266937f000002007140a46320d7daWaubonsee Dean for Students Peska Selected for JSARP Editorial Boardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150218PeskaJSARP.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College Dean for Students Scott Peska has been selected to serve on the editorial board for the Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, published by De Gruyter.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa305d4ce7f000002007140a45453c840Waubonsee Board of Trustees Recognizes Retiring Local Sheriffs Perez, Randallhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150218SheriffsRecognitionBoard.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Waubonsee Community College Board of Trustees thanked retiring local sheriffs, Kane County Sheriff Pat Perez and Kendall County Sheriff Richard Randall, for their years of service to Waubonsee's home communities.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CSTa30112ad7f000002007140a476ec0cd7Waubonsee Volunteers to Provide Free Income Tax Preparation Serviceshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150209VITAIncomeTaxPrep.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementA team of volunteers from Waubonsee Community College will again help local families prepare their annual income tax returns for no cost through April 15, in partnership with the Center for Economic Progress' Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.Mon, 09 Feb 2015 00:00:00 CST704c42807f000002007140a49e574690Waubonsee Community Education Seeks Local Experts to Teach, Host, Earn http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150127opportunityOpen.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee's Community Education Department will host a free Opportunity Open House event on Feb. 26 for those interested in teaching a personal enrichment course or hosting a Unique Experience. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST2bfb39697f000002007140a42f5c7a4eWaubonsee Hosts Events to Help Students Pay for College http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/2015123faMonth.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFebruary marks Financial Aid Awareness Month, and Waubonsee has planned a series of free public events to help students and parents learn more about receiving financial aid for the 2015-16 school year.Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST175d4e727f000002007140a498cd3c45Waubonsee Adds to Its Student Art Collection http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/2015121artPurchase.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementDuring the fall 2014 semester, Waubonsee purchased eight pieces of student-created artwork to display around its campuses. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST278ff3017f000002007140a41ec3010bWaubonsee Board Recognizes Retiring Legislators http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/2015121legislators .php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementAt its Jan. 21 meeting, the Waubonsee Community College Board of Trustees recognized outgoing state legislators Kay Hatcher, Tim Schmitz and Tom Cross for their years of public service and college support. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST27815b757f000002007140a45c8e7c26Waubonsee Spring Break Camps to Offer Kids, Teens Week of Fun, Enrichmenthttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150107SpringBreakCamps.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFrom March 30 - April 3, Waubonsee's Community Education Department will offer weeklong Spring Break Camps for children ages 4-14. Students can learn to build robots, to create video games, to track dinosaurs, how the body works and how to speak in sign language, among other possibilities.Wed, 07 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CSTc685c75f7f000002007140a403a4e945Bowe tabbed All-American, highlights Volleyball's award winnershttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141223A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementBowe first ever WCC Volleyball All-AmericanTue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST7942e6797f000002007140a45b273a22Kilbride named All-American, heads up Women's Soccer awardshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141222A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementKilbride fourth Lady Chiefs' soccer player named an NJCAA All-AmericanMon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST78abf67f7f000002007140a45be73422Waubonsee Celebrates Past Year's Accomplishmentshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140805yearEndAccomplishments.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementRead about Waubonsee's institutional and individual accomplishments during the 2013-14 fiscal year in this annual memo from President Dr. Christine Sobek. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:00:00 CDTa6ab23137f000002007e401966f51293