News RSS, 24 Aug 2016 17:30:08 CDTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduWaubonsee Student-Athletes, Teams Recognized for Classroom Achievements Waubonsee student-athletes and five Chiefs teams were recently recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for their excellence in the classroom for the 2015-2016 academic year.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT9f4d98b4ac1001365ba71e881b438c2dWaubonsee Appoints Jessica Menez as Assistant Dean Community College has appointed Jessica Menez as the college’s new Assistant Dean for Developmental Education and College Readiness.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT9f4be7aeac1001365ba71e882e35d5c7Waubonsee Coach accepted into USA Volleyball Training Program to work with USA Volleyball's High Performance ProgramThu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT9f2d7099ac1001365ba71e88fe8d556dOswego Fire Protection District Named Waubonsee Distinguished Contributor Community College has honored the Oswego Fire Protection District as their 2016 Distinguished Contributor.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT9e417845ac1001365ba71e88ec98b5b4Puamuh T. Ghogomu II Named Distinguished Alumnus Community College has named Puamuh T. Ghogomu II its 2016 Distinguished Alumnus. Ghogomu, of Evanston, is currently Senior Counsel in the Employment Law department at Walgreens.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT9dffb7c8ac1001365ba71e888f4ad0cdDanielle DuCharme Named Waubonsee Outstanding Faculty Member only a few seconds inside of Danielle DuCharme’s office on the first floor of the Science Building, it’s easy to see why the Associate Professor of Biology was selected as the Waubonsee Community College 2016 Outstanding Faculty Member.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT9df51c47ac1001365ba71e8853b45591Extended Hours for Services, Aug. 18-20 help you get ready for the fall semester start on Aug. 22, student services offices at the Sugar Grove and Aurora Downtown Campuses will be open extended hours this week and weekend. Admissions, Assessment, Counseling, Financial Aid, Registration and Payment will be open: Thursday, Aug. 18 • 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19 • 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20 • 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Assessment 8 a.m. - Noon) Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT93f638feac1001365ba71e88ff9d85e0Waubonsee Baseball Open Tryout' Baseball Open Tryouts begin August 22ndThu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT7aaabe9eac1001365ba71e88f1d118ceDunham Fund Quick Path Scholars Introduced Dunham believed in the power of education to change people’s lives, and this week, Ryan Maley, Chairman of the Aurora-based Dunham Fund, met a group of Waubonsee Community College students whose lives are about to change due to that enduring belief and legacy.Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT751f7db3ac1001365ba71e8886a59164Waubonsee and Mutual Ground Sign Memorandum of Agreement Community College and the Aurora-based Mutual Ground signed a memorandum of agreement, formalizing a long-standing partnership that provides for services for survivors of, as well as prevention of domestic and sexual violence.Mon, 08 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT6a9d3d89ac1001365ba71e88e3763c56Waubonsee Community Education Announces Upcoming Season of Special Events Community College’s Community Education has announced their 2016-2017 season of special events, and catalogs will arrive in district mailboxes this week. Thu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT571ec8d87f000002109168b439478012Waubonsee Art Department Presents James Jankowiak Waubonsee Community College Art Department invites the public to a new exhibit “Closer Than You’d Think,” by James Jankowiak. The artist will also offer a lecture that is free and open to the public on Sept. 7. Thu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT57102f287f000002109168b428d85f60Waubonsee Community College Celebrates 50th Anniversary the start of the academic year, Waubonsee Community College is kicking off its 50th anniversary celebrations this month with a full slate of events and initiatives planned to honor the milestone. The college’s focus for the anniversary will be on honoring those who’ve helped shape the college’s “Proud Past, Bold Future.”Mon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 CDT4763da327f000002109168b496cf6f35Waubonsee and Fox Country Players hold auditions for “Sister Act” for the musical, “Sister Act,” will be held this month and are open to all members of the community.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDT32a5e8677f000002109168b4096624efSchoolfield Named Associate Degree Nursing Program Director at Waubonsee Schoolfield has been named Associate Degree Nursing Program Director at Waubonsee Community College.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDT23b7520c7f000002109168b417c851b4Aurora Fox Valley Campus to Open for Student Services who need to register or seek other services at Waubonsee Community College’s Aurora Fox Valley Campus can do so beginning July 29.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDT22d694017f000002109168b45703e994Public Comments Invited for Accreditation Process Community College is seeking comments from the public about the college in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional agency. The college will host a visit September 26 – 28, 2016 with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Waubonsee Community College has been accredited by HLC since 1972. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation.Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDT04608cf67f000002109168b43156865dWaubonsee student-athletes and teams earn NJCAA All-Academic status Waubonsee student-athletes and 5 teams recognizedThu, 14 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDTfebf465b7f000002109168b414c262ccWaubonsee Students Recognized on Spring 2016 President’s List President’s List at Waubonsee Community College celebrates excellence among students who attain a 4.0 grade-point average while enrolled in 6 or more semester credit hours. The President’s List honors the following students for the spring 2016 semester at the college:Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDTe5dfac3f7f000002109168b4e8c221d6Waubonsee Students Recognized on Spring 2016 Dean’s List Dean’s List at Waubonsee Community College 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. The Dean’s List honors the following students for the spring 2016 semester at the college:Wed, 13 Jul 2016 00:00:00 CDTe5d3f4867f000002109168b471bed838