News RSS, 08 Feb 2016 16:30:11 CSTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduCommunity Education offers Day Trip to Funks Grov Community College’s Community Education is offering a unique day trip to Funks Grove, Illinois.Thu, 04 Feb 2016 00:00:00 CSTae27baa97f00000232482417ea5bfa56Waubonsee to host Fox Country Players’ ‘Next to Normal’ Auditions Country Players and director, Patrick Stinson, announce upcoming auditions for performers and understudies for the rock musical Next to Normal.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST7eae41cb7f0000023248241738497dafVisiting Artist to Offer Lecture Community College will host a visiting artist, Ross Sawyers, on Feb. 11. During his visit, Sawyers will offer a free lecture about his art.Tue, 26 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST7eaaa8bd7f00000232482417aea3f446Small Business Plan Competition Underway business owners can get a boost to planned business expansion efforts through the second annual Poised for Growth Business Plan Competition. The competition is offered through the Illinois Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) at Waubonsee Community College and Elgin Community College.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST79768c147f000002324824178c58eba0Waubonsee Announces Christine Corrigan as Dean Community College recently announced the appointment of Christine Corrigan to the position of Dean for Online Learning and the Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT). The Board of Trustees approved this appointment at their meeting on Jan. 20, and Corrigan will assume the duties of this new position on Feb. 1.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST7973b67d7f0000023248241745b86942Late Start 12-Week Courses Offered at Plano Campus Community College is offering late start, 12-week courses at its Plano Campus beginning February 15 and running through May 13.Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST6ae0ed177f0000023248241761badbc9Waubonsee Welcomes New Administrators Community College recently welcomed two new administrators.Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST64c287d67f0000023248241718e49c54Chairman of the Board of Rich Harvest Farms Elected to Waubonsee Foundation Board its meeting on December 8, 2015, the Waubonsee Community College Foundation elected Jerry Rich, of Sugar Grove, to its board of directors. Mr. Rich is the architect and owner of Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, one of only two golf courses in America’s Top 100 designed by the owner and amateur architect.Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST64b424e47f00000232482417bac916b2Student Success: Institutional Stories - The STAR Program signs of success for Waubonsee Community College’s Student-Athletes Taking Academic Responsibility (STAR) Program are the regular visits from other colleges who seek to replicate it, and - more importantly - the accomplishments of Waubonsee’s student-athletes.Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST64af77df7f00000232482417860c5dd0Waubonsee Asset Earth series continues with “The Many Aspects of Love” in time for Valentine’s Day, Waubonsee Community College faculty members will present “The Many Aspects of Love,” as part of the continuing Asset Earth series.Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST64a876d77f0000023248241734b699d0Waubonsee Police Chief Recognized Community College Campus Police Chief J.C. Paez was recently recognized as Member of the Year 2015 by the Northern Illinois Critical Incident Stress Management Team for exceptional service in support and operation. Thu, 21 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST64a6735f7f0000023248241772ec2990Waubonsee Students Recognized on Fall 2015 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 fall 2015 semester at the college:Wed, 20 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST5fd90c4e7f00000232482417e24bb47bWaubonsee Recognizes Fall 2015 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 fall 2015 semester at the college:Wed, 20 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST5fca499b7f0000023248241711e0230aWaubonsee Board of Trustees Release Updated Meeting Calendar Community College recently updated their Board of Trustees meeting calendar.Tue, 19 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST5b488c207f000002324824175464dc11Waubonsee VITA Program Offers Free Tax Help with Waubonsee Community College’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will offer free tax help again this season in downtown Aurora. Mon, 18 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST558dfcf17f00000232482417bf118e59Waubonsee Purchases Student Art Community College recently continued its tradition of purchasing student art work to display permanently throughout the college’s four campuses. Mon, 18 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST558905277f0000023248241709e42667Waubonsee Events Will Preview Career and Technical Programs those wanting to learn about and pursue a new career path, Waubonsee Community College hosts its Career and Technical Education (CTE) Essentials sessions.Mon, 18 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST557f31f97f000002324824171c322d72Waubonsee Seeking Volunteer Tutors to Support Adult Literacy Adult Literacy Project at Waubonsee Community College is seeking volunteers to tutor adult students in reading, writing and speaking English.Mon, 04 Jan 2016 00:00:00 CST0da311267f0000025853c95f6803139cDunham Fund Establishes Scholarship to Honor Waubonsee Administrator honor of a career of public service in higher education, the Aurora-based Dunham Fund of Advisors has established the $50,000 Dr. Bill and Mary Marzano Endowed Scholarship with the Waubonsee Community College Foundation. Wed, 23 Dec 2015 00:00:00 CSTcf6bec927f0000025853c95f3c99e1b6Nominations being accepted for Waubonsee’s Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations being accepted until February 1Tue, 22 Dec 2015 00:00:00 CSTcbcf5e687f0000025853c95f3305a4d8