News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpSat, 29 Nov 2014 03:00:04 CSTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduCollege Closed Nov. 26-30http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141126closing.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementAll Waubonsee campuses are closed Wednesday, Nov. 26 - Sunday, Nov. 30 for the Thanksgiving holiday.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTed230b997f000002007e4019f87bfebfBeyond 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 CSTd447017c7f000002007e401975735538Waubonsee Dean Norris Reappointed to Kane/Kendall/DeKalb Workforce Boardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141121NorrisWorkforceBoard.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College's Dean for Workforce Development Lesa Norris has been reappointed to serve on the regional Workforce Investment Board.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTd443b48f7f000002007e4019d5e62e0dCaponi, Executive to Waubonsee President, Takes Publicity Post with Geneva Lionshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141121CaponiGenevaLions.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementKim Caponi, Executive to Waubonsee Community College President Dr. Christine Sobek, has taken on the role of publicity manager for the Geneva Lions Club.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTd43de6027f000002007e4019823959e5Waubonsee Dean Rambish Elected President of Illinois Learning Specialists and Developmental EducationNews Articlehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141121RambishILSDE.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementDr. Medea Rambish, Dean for Developmental Education and College Readiness at Waubonsee Community College, became president of the Illinois Learning Specialists and Developmental Educators on Oct. 24.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTd437faa67f000002007e4019fbc4f993Waubonsee Registrar Dale Appointed Chair-Elect of Regional Registrars Association Chapterhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141121DaleIACRAO.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College Registrar/Director of Registration and Records Marc Dale Jr., of Aurora, has been selected to serve as the next chair-elect for the Northwest District of the Illinois Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTd43359af7f000002007e4019b1b18969Two 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 CSTcf7275787f000002007e40198b5ed75bWaubonsee Assistant Dean Garcia Appointed to Aurora Indian American Community Outreach Advisory Boardhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141120GarciaAuroraIndianAmericanBoard.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementSharon Garcia, Assistant Dean for Communications, Fine Arts and Humanities at Waubonsee Community College, has been appointed to serve on the city of Aurora's Indian American Community Outreach Advisory Board.Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTcf671e797f000002007e4019e6b90efeWaubonsee Welcomes 19 Into Alpha Beta Gammahttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141119IotaNuABGInductees.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementNineteen Waubonsee Community College students joined the ranks of the Iota Nu chapter of Alpha Beta Gamma, an international honor society recognizing outstanding business students.Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTca2180827f000002007e4019a967ae70Waubonsee to Present Free Live Concerts in Decemberhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141119DecemberConcerts.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College will present a series of free live concerts in December.Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 CSTca284f2a7f000002007e4019e86dce66Student 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 CST7b44a3a07f000002007e401933b1d298Waubonsee Receives Grant to Offer Temporary Worker Safety Traininghttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141016WorkforceTempWorkerSafetyGrant.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College's Workforce Development Department has secured a $119,500 grant from the federal government to help local employers offer safety training for their temporary workers.Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 CDT1ad379f17f000002007e4019c6f7d801Waubonsee 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