Waubonsee Alumnus Earns Chicagoland Transfer Award, Jumpstarts Film Career to Challenge Systemic Racism

Waubonsee Community College alumna Mikayla Manuel, of Aurora, was recently selected as the Chicagoland Transfer Award scholarship recipient. The award includes $12,000 for the 2022-2023 academic year at Columbia College Chicago.  

Finding Your Passion is Our Purpose

Waubonsee Community College’s updated mission statement describes how the college provides exceptional learning and is committed to enriching the lives of students, employees, and community by working together to discover new passions, share knowledge, and embrace diversity. 

Waubonsee Community College To Host Career Fair on Sugar Grove Campus

Waubonsee Community College will host a Career Fair to attract candidates to apply for more than 70 current staff/faculty job openings. The event will take place on Wednesday, June 29 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Academic and Professional Center on the college’s Sugar Grove Campus, Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive. The event is free and open to the public. 

Waubonsee Welcomes Dean for Visual and Performing Arts, Education, and Sciences

Waubonsee Community College welcomes Dr. Ruth Anne Rehfeldt, of Naperville, to the position of Dean for Visual and Performing Arts, Education, and Sciences.

Waubonsee Featured Alumnus and Educator Creates Agency for Students Living in a Dual World

Waubonsee alumnus Rosa Brolley, of Montgomery, is the daughter of Mexican immigrants and a passionate educator in Indian Prairie School District 204. She lives to teach students from around the world that diversity is beautiful and valuable. 

Waubonsee Hires Longtime Staffer as Executive Director of Marketing and Communications

Waubonsee Community College has hired staff member Stephanie Wennmacher, of Oswego, as Executive Director of Marketing and Communications. 

Waubonsee Announces 2022 Support Staff Award Winners

Waubonsee Community College has announced the 2022 Support Staff Awards for Excellence. Awards were presented in each of three categories: Innovation and Creativity, Service and Quality, and Diversity and Inclusion. 

Follow Your Passion

Doing what you love and following your passion is sage advice frequently heard during the graduation and back-to-school season. But has anyone ever taken the time to explain how to discover one's life passion when doling out this advice?  

Discover New Passions

One of the enduring benefits of attending college is the expanded opportunity to discover new passions. Education has the power to transform lives because it opens doors for individuals to step into new realities, new opportunities, and new identities, putting them in a position to reap exciting new rewards. 

Mission Accomplished Class of 2022

Here at Waubonsee, the spring semester has come to an end. To every student who has successfully completed all their coursework or has graduated and is now moving on to the next chapter in their lives, I want to sincerely congratulate you on your accomplishment; mission accomplished, you did it!