News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpThu, 02 Oct 2014 11:00:04 CDTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduWaubonsee Hosts Conversation CafĂ© to Make a Difference http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140930conversationCafe.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementTo mark Make a Difference Day on Oct. 25, Adult Literacy Project volunteers will lead a Conversation Café for new English speakers. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDTc7a8311c7f000002007e4019886460e7Waubonsee, AID Partner to Create Support Line for Studentshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140929WaubonseeTalkLine.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College and the Association for Individual Development (AID) have launched a new support line to help Waubonsee students grapple with the pressures of college and life.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDTc2cad4497f000002007e40199a773202Waubonsee English Professor Lindeen Publishes Op-Edhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140917LindeenEllenOpED.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Associate Professor of English Ellen Lindeen has published an op-ed in several publications discussing the conflict between Israel and Gaza.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT8a03fae27f000002007e4019f3390000Waubonsee Director of Governmental, Multicultural Affairs Blacksmith to Receive Two Community Honorshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140917BlacksmithLuluAwards.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementLourdes "Lulu" Blacksmith, Waubonsee's Director of Governmental and Multicultural Affairs, has been recognized by two regional organizations for her work at the college and in the community.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT89fbcd9e7f000002007e4019b99a481eWaubonsee Professor Jeppesen Addresses International Ceramics Conferencehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140917JeppesenEuropeanWoodFireCeramicsAddress.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementDoug Jeppesen, Associate Professor of Art/Ceramics at Waubonsee Community College, was selected to deliver the closing remarks to a gathering of some of the finest ceramics artists in the world in Denmark.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT89f246a77f000002007e4019cbee5c45Waubonsee SBDC Manager Parker Recognized as Illinois "State Star"http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140917ParkerHarrietStateStar.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementHarriet Parker, Manager of the Waubonsee Community College Illinois Small Business Development Center, was recognized by her peers as Illinois' SBDC State Star for 2014.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT89ec62797f000002007e40191d0c9ba1Digging Deeper: Waubonsee Student Arroyo Balances Business, Academic Performance to Achieve Student Successhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140917ArroyoOsvaldoFeaturedStudent.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementTime management techniques are not only important for Waubonsee Community College student Osvaldo "Ozzie" Arroyo, of Aurora, but essential, as he continues to balance the needs of his heating and air conditioning business with his pursuit of a degree in geology and a new future.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT89e3f65c7f000002007e4019ae048132Waubonsee to Offer Free GED Practice Tests http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140918gedPractice.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementIn order to help community members prepare for and pass the new edition of the GED test, Waubonsee Community College’s Adult Education Department will be offering free practice tests over the next few weeks.Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT892b65377f000002007e40197e18b6d3Waubonsee to Host College Night Oct. 6 http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140916collegeNight.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee will host representatives from more than 100 colleges and universities across the nation at its annual College Night on Monday, Oct. 6 in Sugar Grove.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT7ed78f867f000002007e4019b59149a5Waubonsee Memorial Concert to Celebrate Memories, Life of Gibby Monokoskihttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140912MonokoskiMemorialConcert.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementOn Oct. 10, Waubonsee Community College will present the Gibby Monokoski Memorial Concert, a special evening of music to celebrate the life and music of the music professor and performer, who passed away earlier this year.Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT6a7599827f000002007e40196b4aab38Waubonsee Offers Unique Local Experiences This Fall http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140903experiences.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThis fall, Waubonsee will offer several unique experiences, hosted by local experts, to leave participants with lasting memories and new or improved skills.Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:00:00 CDT3bfabf567f000002007e40191b9bc9fbIllinois Teacher of the Year Pam Reilly Recognized as 2014 Waubonsee Distinguished Alumnushttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140820ReillyDistinguishedAlumnus.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementPam Reilly, who teaches second grade at Woodbury School in Sandwich and who was recognized in 2013 as the Illinois Teacher of the Year, has been recognized by Waubonsee Community College as the college's 2014 Distinguished Alumnus.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 CDTf55322ef7f000002007e4019feeb4c24Falex Corp CEO Andrew Faville Recognized as Waubonsee 2014 Distinguished Contributorhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140820FavilleDistinguishedContributor.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementAndrew Faville, of Geneva, president and CEO of Sugar Grove-based Falex Corporation, has been recognized by Waubonsee Community College as its 2014 Distinguished Contributor for his work through the Waubonsee Foundation and other endeavors to help deserving students achieve their dreams through a college education.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 CDTf54ceee27f000002007e40192fa9b1d9Waubonsee History Professor Powers Recognized as NIU History Alumnus of Yearhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20140807PowersNIUHistoryAlumofYear.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Assistant Professor of History Dr. Amy Powers has been selected by the Northern Illinois University History Department as its Alumnus of the Year.Thu, 07 Aug 2014 00:00:00 CDTb1dea6507f000002007e4019b4e5e5b1Waubonsee 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 CDTa6ab23137f000002007e401966f51293Prince and Hill inducted into NJCAA Region IV Hall of Famehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2013/20131220A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementLong-time Waubonsee coaches honoredFri, 20 Dec 2013 00:00:00 CST11e9eb997f0000020076e112e325126cWaubonsee Captures All-Sports Trophy http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2012/20130620allSports.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFor the third time in four years, Waubonsee Community College has beaten out seven other schools to capture the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) All-Sports Trophy.Thu, 20 Jun 2013 00:00:00 CDT628468e17f0000020076e112af1c40a1