News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpTue, 04 Aug 2015 08:30:06 CDTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduFox Country Players to Hold Auditions for “Oliver”http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150731oliverAuditions.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFox Country Players will hold auditions for the musical “Oliver” Aug. 27, 29 and 30 in the Auditorium of Waubonsee’s Sugar Grove Campus. Performances will run Oct. 16-18. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDTe4df9ac17f0000027999dcfef2f096b9Waubonsee Program Helps East High Students Succeed http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150716UBRecognition.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThis year, 100 percent of Upward Bound's seniors graduated from East Aurora High School, with all 100 percent being accepted into college. For these and other accomplishments, Waubonsee is proud to recognize Upward Bound as part of the college’s “Student Success: Institutional Stories” program.Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT974b64787f0000027999dcfee0400989Waubonsee Auto Body Students Finish Fourth in Nationhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150716nationalSkills.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College auto body repair students Daniel Dwyer and Jordan Herrera each earned a fourth place finish in their respective categories at the 51st annual National Leadership and Skills Conference late last month.Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT9745edcc7f0000027999dcfefdef1759Waubonsee Campuses to Host Art Exhibitshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150716artExhibits.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementhis month Waubonsee Community College launched two new art exhibits — a student group show at its downtown Aurora Campus and a sculpture installation at its Sugar Grove Campus. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT9742b8147f0000027999dcfe62b4fb8fWaubonsee Offers Free Office Software Certificatehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150716ICAPS.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementCommunity residents can learn popular Microsoft Office software and earn college credit tuition-free, thanks to a new grant-funded program. Required information sessions will take place Aug. 3 and 4. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT972404a67f0000027999dcfe3470b77dWaubonsee Baseball Tryoutshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150714A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementBaseball Tryouts begin August 17thTue, 14 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT8dea36fa7f0000027999dcfeee622325IMA Education Foundation Presents Scholarship Award to Waubonseehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150709IMAdonation.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) Education Foundation awarded Waubonsee $25,000 in scholarship funds for meeting a series of set standards and performing at a high level of active engagement to foster greater educational opportunities within the field of manufacturing. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT748da84f7f0000027999dcfe2c93e260Waubonsee Art Exhibit Examines Digital Environment http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150709zoomOut.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Waubonsee Community College Art Department is currently hosting a group show titled “Zoom Out: Reflecting on the Digital Environment,” now through July 26. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT733b16a87f0000027999dcfe1543d455Volunteers Needed as Adult Literacy Tutorshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150706literacyTraining.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College’s Adult Literacy Project is seeking volunteers to tutor adult students in reading, writing and speaking English. Online training will be available this month. Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT64da13c17f0000027999dcfe25092c3fWaubonsee Students Recognized on Spring 2015 Dean’s Listhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150706deansList.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Dean’s List celebrates excellence among students who attain a minimum 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while enrolled in at least 6 semester credit hours.Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT6429c7247f0000027999dcfee8a1fc0fWaubonsee Students Recognized on Spring 2015 President’s Listhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150706presList.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe President’s List celebrates excellence among students who attain a 4.0 grade-point average while enrolled in 6 or more semester credit hours. Mon, 06 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CDT63db15d47f0000027999dcfef84cdb43Waubonsee President, Dean Elected to Conference Leadership Positionshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150626skywayLeadership.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College President Dr. Christine Sobek and Dean for Students Dr. Scott Peska have been elected to lead the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) in the upcoming academic year.Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 CDT31c22f007f0000021e1ccfeca4668b21Future of Waubonsee and Larger Community Discussed at Summit http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150624summitPost.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementMore than 250 Waubonsee Community College students, faculty, staff and community leaders participated in the Waubonsee Vision 2050 Futures Summit on Tuesday, June 23, at the college’s Sugar Grove Campus. The event, which featured presentations and discussions, was designed to bring stakeholders together to anticipate, imagine and elevate the collective futures of the college and community.Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:00:00 CDT273512ec7f0000021e1ccfecb07d0503ISCC Inducts Randall, Honors Kish and Five WCC Student-Athleteshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150617AthISCCawards.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementRandall inducted into ISCC Hall of Fame, Kish tabbed ISCC Coach of the Year and five Chiefs earn ISCC's Dick Durrant AwardWed, 17 Jun 2015 00:00:00 CDT082037a47f0000021e1ccfec64b76773More Than 1,000 Graduates Receive Degrees from Waubonsee http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150521gradPost.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementIn a ceremony at Aurora’s historic Paramount Theatre on May 21, Waubonsee Community College awarded degrees to 1,035 graduates.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 CDT797e8b167f000002150b51f46e57b5e1Waubonsee Auto Body Repair Professor Named Outstanding Faculty http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150521outstandingFaculty.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFor the past several years, Waubonsee Community College’s Auto Body Repair Program and its students have received a variety of awards and accolades, including the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) Makeover Grant and several first-place finishes in SkillsUSA competitions. And this month, the man behind the program, Assistant Professor of Auto Body Repair Andy MacDonald, of Plano, is receiving an honor of his own in the form of the college’s 2015 Outstanding Faculty Member Award.Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 CDT772b20337f000002150b51f4458721d7Waubonsee Dedicates Field House, Celebrates 2020 Plan Completionhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2015/20150310FieldHouse2020.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College celebrated twin feats - dedicating its new Field House and newly renovated Erickson Hall, the project which served as the capstone of the college's 2020 College Master Plan, a 14-year-long building project to improve and prepare the college to respond to the needs of the community in 2020 and beyond.Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 CDT0597f5ed7f000002534241465a0cfc0eWaubonsee 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