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Waubonsee President Sobek Joins Aurora's Seize the Future Development Board

Waubonsee Community College President Dr. Christine Sobek will represent the college on the board of the Seize the Future Development Foundation Board in Aurora.
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Waubonsee English Professor Clem Publishes Short Story

Waubonsee Community College Associate Professor of English Billy Clem has published a short story in an online publication.
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Waubonsee VP Kecskés Named to Montgomery Economic Development Board

Gary Kecskés, Assistant Vice President of Workforce Development and Adult and Community Learning at Waubonsee Community College, will represent the college on the board of the Montgomery Economic Development Corporation in the village of Montgomery.
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Waubonsee Geology Professor Voorhees Publishes Article

Waubonsee Community College Associate Professor of Earth Science/Geology David Voorhees has authored an article in a geology educators' publication on a gathering of geology instructors discussing the future of geology education.
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Waubonsee Art Student, Professor Perez Exhibits Art Photos in Houston

Waubonsee art student and Assistant Professor of HCI Cynthia Perez had some of her photographic art work featured in a recent exhibit in Houston, Texas.

Waubonsee Earns 2014 Tree Campus USA Designation

Waubonsee Community College was recognized yet again as a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation.

Waubonsee Inducts 26 Students into Iota Nu Honor Society

Waubonsee Community College has inducted 26 more students into the Iota Nu chapter of the Alpha Beta Gamma honor society for business students.
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Waubonsee Appoints Cermak Dean for Business and Career Technologies

Michael Cermak has assumed his duties as Dean for Business and Career Technologies at Waubonsee Community College.

Waubonsee Tax Prep Volunteers Net Refunds, Results, Recognition

Waubonsee volunteers processed 866 tax returns from January to April, bringing $1.5 million in tax refunds back to the local economy. For their work, the team associated with the Waubonsee Volunteer Income Tax Assistance site at Waubonsee's Aurora Campus was recognized by the Aurora City Council.

Waubonsee Presents Free Live Concerts in April, May

Waubonsee Community College is presenting a series of six free live concerts this spring, from April 25 - May 12.

Unger to Take Over Chiefs' Baseball Program

A new era will begin next spring as former Chiefs' player Brad Unger takes over baseball program. 
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Waubonsee SBDC Helps Foster Job Creation, Economic Growth in Region, State

The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Waubonsee Community College helped foster the creation of 142 jobs in 2013, state data shows, sustaining its years-long pace of creating scores of new jobs each year, ranking among the top SBDCs in the state for job creation.

Waubonsee Partners in Initiative to Boost Study Abroad

Waubonsee Community College has signed on to participate in Generation Study Abroad, a new initiative to boost the number of students traveling overseas through study abroad programs.
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Waubonsee Students Create New Websites for Local Nonprofit Community Groups

Waubonsee students have for years worked to help local nonprofits improve or even redesign their websites, thanks to class projects run by Assistant Professor of Information Systems Amy Chaaban.
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Teacher, Retired Police Sergeant Bellafiore Selected as Waubonsee Featured Alumnus

Vincent Bellafiore, of Batavia, who now teaches at Marmion Academy and is a retired Batavia Police sergeant, has been selected as Waubonsee Community College's Featured Alumnus for March 2014.

Lady Chiefs, Wilk Score Post-Season Awards

Wilk named ISCC Player of the Year

Waubonsee Offers Day Trips to Laughter, Learning, The Fiddler

Waubonsee Community College's Community Education Department will offer a series of day trips to take in St. Patrick's Day entertainment, experience science in action at Argonne National Lab and relive the tale of Teyve the dairyman during the Fireside Theater's production of Fiddler on the Roof.
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Waubonsee Captures All-Sports Trophy

For 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.