News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpSun, 01 Feb 2015 05:30:05 CSTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduCampuses Closed Feb. 1 http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150201closing.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementAll Waubonsee Community College campuses are closed Sunday, Feb. 1 due to inclement weather. Classes, services, activities and events are canceled through Sunday night.Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST430d2d8e7f000002007140a433213376Waubonsee, Avenue J Studios to Stage “Seussical” http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150129seussical.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFebruary 20-22, Avenue J Studios and Waubonsee Community College will present “Seussical” in Sugar Grove. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST367aef257f000002007140a4587594abWaubonsee Mourns Loss of Former Administrator http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150128foster.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe nation’s community college system lost a dedicated supporter, faculty member and administrator, and Waubonsee lost a valued retiree when Dr. Donald “Don” Foster passed away on Jan. 23. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST313d9e837f000002007140a475a46563Waubonsee 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 Police Chief Paez Selected President of FBINAA Northern Illinois Division Chapterhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150121PaezFBINAAPresident.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Campus Police Chief J.C. Paez has been selected to serve as the president of the Northern Illinois Division Chapter of the FBI National Academy Associates Inc., a leadership training organization for law enforcement.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST0d63e8497f000002007140a4e0ca5b7fWaubonsee Marketing & Communications Department Wins MarCom Awardshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150121MCMarComAwards.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College's Marketing & Communications Department has secured Platinum and Gold honors in the latest round of MarCom Awards, a prestigious international competition recognizing excellence in marketing and communications work.Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST0d7e48f07f000002007140a4ea145ae8Waubonsee Art Coordinator Publishes Art Catalog Essay for Exhibitionhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150121VargasCeciliaArtCatalogEssay.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Art Coordinator Cecilia Vargas has published an essay for a catalog describing and discussing the works on display at a new photographic art exhibition at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis.Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST0d74c1937f000002007140a4d5794437A Chance to Connect: Waubonsee Resources to the Rescue Helps Students Connect with Timely Help, Campus Community http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150121ResourcestotheRescueFeature.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThrough a series of special events each semester and via social media, Waubonsee's Resources to the Rescue (R2R) program helps students get the help they need to succeed, when they need it.Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST0d6cebe17f000002007140a4c305bde3Photographic Art Works by Waubonsee Professor, Art Student Selected for Inclusion in Miami Exhibition, Fine Art Photography Magazinehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150121PerezCynthiaMiamiExhibitionConceptualMagazine.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementPhotographic art work by Waubonsee art student and Assistant Professor of Health Care Interpreting Cynthia Perez, who publishes work under the name Cynthia Kannan, has been selected to be included in a juried art exhibit in Miami, Fla., and in an issue of Conceptual Magazine, a publication of the Fine Art Portrait Photography Guild.Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CST0d5d9da17f000002007140a44fe6d783Waubonsee Students Recognized on Fall 2014 President's Listhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150114Fall2014PresidentsList.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College has issued its President's List for the 2014 Fall Semester, honoring students who earned a perfect 4.0 GPA during the semester.Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CSTea0dbd4d7f000002007140a42647f348Waubonsee Students Recognized on Fall 2014 Dean's Listhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150113FallDeansList.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee students who earned at least a 3.5 GPA in the last semester have been recognized on the Fall 2014 Dean's List.Tue, 13 Jan 2015 00:00:00 CSTe576ca687f000002007140a4f5d7a781Waubonsee 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 CST7942e6797f000002007140a45b273a22Fox Valley Internet Marketing Summit Offers Local Business Leaders Tools, Strategies for Online Successhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2014/20141223FoxValleyInternetMarketingSummit.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College again will host the Fox Valley Interney Marketing Summit in February, offering local business leaders the skills, knowledge and tips they need to succeed online.Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 CST77d097437f000002007140a4c642e0bdKilbride 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 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 CST30eebaee7f000002007140a48f6432bc