News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpSun, 21 Dec 2014 22:00:04 CSTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduWaubonsee Students Compete in Student Math League Contesthttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141219MathLeagueCompetition.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementEighty-eight Waubonsee Community College students took part in the recent first round of the Student Mathematics League Competition.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST638a89067f000002007140a44db2cca0Waubonsee Appoints Dan Larsen Director of Campus Operationshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141219LarsenDirectorCampusOperations.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College has appointed Dan Larsen, of Elgin, as its next Director of Campus Operations.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST6379c1907f000002007140a4e6195e39Waubonsee, St. Francis Sign Transfer Agreement Creating Easy, Timely Transition for Nursing Studentshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141219StFrancisNursingTransferAgreement.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College and the University of St. Francis have signed an articulation agreement creating an easy, timely transition for nursing students seeking to transfer from Waubonsee to pursue a BSN degree at USF.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST6362007e7f000002007140a4bc5899efWaubonsee Professor Voorhees Awarded Honor by American Association for Advancement of Sciencehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141218VoorheesAAASFellow.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementDavid Voorhees, Associate Professor of Earth Science/Geology at Waubonsee Community College, has been honored as a Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST5f9a6b2e7f000002007140a4f3e6f15cWaubonsee President Dr. Sobek Appointed Chair of CMAP Economic Development Committeehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141218SobekCMAPCommittee.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College President Dr. Christine Sobek has been appointed chair of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning's Economic Development Committee.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST5f91c5177f000002007140a432bd61a7Waubonsee Student Brian Moran Receives Brattin Civic Youth Awardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141218BrattinAwardMoran.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee student Brian Moran, of Sandwich, received the Ted Brattin Civic Youth Award from the Aurora Rotary, Aurora Navy League and Aurora University, on Dec. 8.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST5f7d11c87f000002007140a44a88810cBeyond General Equivalency: Waubonsee GED Enhanced Program Helps Students Achieve Dreamshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141218GEDEnhancedKabanda.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementSince 2012, Waubonsee's GED Enhanced program has helped many students achieve dreams of launching their journey into higher education.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST5f68ed3b7f000002007140a42c23ceeaWaubonsee Faculty Exhibit Original Artwork in Annual Showhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141209AnnualFacultyArtShow.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee's Art faculty will display some of their original artwork during the Annual Art Faculty Exhibition, through Feb. 4.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST313471f57f000002007140a453946853Finding Your Spot: Waubonsee Abounds with Study Locations for All http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141209PlacesStudySpots.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee students don't all look for the same thing when choosing a place to study. That's why Waubonsee's campuses offer a wide array of spots, from the quiet and cozy to the near-chaotic, to allow anyone to find just the right study spot.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST30eebaee7f000002007140a48f6432bcHoliday Message from the President http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141209holidayMessage.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementRead the annual holiday message from Waubonsee President Dr. Christine Sobek. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST30d492c77f000002007140a45e108537Waubonsee to Host Free Temporary Worker Safety Panel Discussionhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141202TemporaryWorkerSafetyPanelDiscussion.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College's Workforce Development Department will host a panel discussion with area employers and other subject matter experts to help other local employers learn what they need to know to improve temporary worker safety on the job.Tue, 02 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST0d274f957f000002007140a4d54de999Beyond Video Games: Technology Day Opens Eyes to Array of STEM Possibilitieshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141125TechnologyDay.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementTechnology Day event at BP's Naperville Campus Nov. 20 opened students' eyes to an array of career possibilities involving science, technology, engineering and math.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTe91b0c2f7f000002007e4019bbdc3244Four Waubonsee Performers Honored at Skyway Jazz Festivalhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141125SkywayJazz2014.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFour Waubonsee students were honored for their solo performances during the 2014 Skyway Collegiate Conference's Jazz Festival at Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills on Nov. 15.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTe8c615ca7f000002007e4019ad5620c0Oswego Fire District Donates Ambulance to Enhance Waubonsee EMT Traininghttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141125OswegoFPDAmbulance.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Oswego Fire Protection District has donated an ambulance to Waubonsee Community College, offering new training opportunities to students enrolled in Waubonsee's EMT program.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTe8be46b57f000002007e4019cb016472Waubonsee Student Secures Top Spot in Drama Category at Skyway Writers Festhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141125SkywayWriters14.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Commuity College student Anthony Low, of Yorkville, won first place in the drama category at the Skyway Collegiate Conference's Writers Festival and Competition, held Nov. 21 at Waubonsee.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTe78b7ea17f000002007e401997d6d785Waubonsee Student Fortuna Nominated for Internship Association Awardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141121FortunaCEIANomination.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College student Patrizio Fortuna has been nominated for the Two-Year Student Achievement Award from the Cooperative Education and Internship Association.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTd44a96727f000002007e40199d54ad78Waubonsee President Dr. Sobek Joins NIU College of Ed Advisory Boardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141121SobekNIUEducationAdvisoryBoard.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee President Dr. Christine Sobek has joined the Northern Illinois University College of Education Dean's Advisory Board.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTd447017c7f000002007e401975735538Two Waubonsee Students Secure Honors at Local Welding/HVAC Competitionhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141120StudentsEarnWeldingHonors.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee students Michael Jaeger, of Sandwich, and Victor Flores, of Aurora, earned honorable mentions at a welding/HVAC competition sponsored by Pipefitters Local 597.Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTcf7275787f000002007e40198b5ed75bStudent Success: Developmental Education, College Readiness Division Opens Doors to Higher Ed for Allhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141119StudentSuccessDevelopmentalEd.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College's Developmental Education and College Readiness Division helps thousands of students each year improve their academic performance and achieve success, no matter their background or academic level. For that work, Waubonsee is proud to recognize the DECR Division as its Student Success: Featured Faculty and Program for November.Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTc9c8752a7f000002007e401958145afbWaubonsee Foundation Announces Available Scholarships http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141104scholarshipDeadline.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe application for 2015-2016 Waubonsee Community College Foundation scholarships is now available online, with a deadline of Feb. 9. Tue, 04 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CST7b44a3a07f000002007e401933b1d298