News RSShttp://www.waubonsee.edu/rss/news.phpFri, 24 Mar 2017 10:30:05 CDTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduWaubonsee Set to Meet High-Scoring Pima (AZ) at Nationalshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170320-Waubonsee-set-to-meet-high-scoring-Pima-at-Nationals.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College’s men’s basketball team will have a tough challenge ahead of them at the NJCAA Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship Tournament. The Chiefs (25-8) received the ninth seed and will play eighth seeded Pima (AZ) Community College (21-11), the highest scoring Division II junior college team in the nation, in the tournament’s opening game on Tuesday, March 21, beginning at 9 a.m.Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CDTec8b719cac1001366db911d2155eb57dWaubonsee Hosts Railroad History Expert March 23 http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170317railroadTalk.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee invites history lovers and railroad buffs alike to a free program on March 23 that explores the intertwined history of the city of Aurora and the Burlington Railroad. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CDTde3393ebac1001366db911d2ef2fa416Waubonsee Students Spend Spring Break Volunteeringhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170317SpringBreak.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementInstead of hitting the beach for a week of relaxation, a group of Waubonsee Community College students are spending their spring break volunteering in Pulaski, Virginia, through an organization called Beans and Rice INC. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CDTde2e3f91ac1001366db911d26071cc81Waubonsee’s Student Success: Featured Alumnus Serves Aurora Communityhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170317AlumRodriguez.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementZaida Rodriguez is living proof that with a little patience and a committed mindset, continuous learning and connection-building pay off. Because of Rodriguez’s many health care and cultural contributions to the City of Aurora through her community service, Waubonsee Community College is proud to honor her as the Student Success: Featured Alumnus for the month of March.Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CDTddc73fc6ac1001366db911d2f3a123e5Waubonsee Offering Tasty Trip to Kenoshahttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170316KenoshaTrip.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee invites food lovers to sign up for a one-day trip to Kenosha with a focus on food on April 12.Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CDTd915cd22ac1001366db911d28a87c540Waubonsee to Host Career Fair April 6 http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170316careerFair.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee Community College’s Spring Career Fair will be held on Thursday, April 6, from 1-4 p.m. ion the college’s Sugar Grove Campus. More than 50 local employers with job openings have already signed up to participate.Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CDTd910a747ac1001366db911d2104811b0Chiefs upset Triton, advance to Nationalshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170311A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementChiefs rally to upset 4th ranked Triton in Region IV ChampionshipSat, 11 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CSTca332f87ac1001366db911d26cebacfeMen’s Basketball Captures Region IV Championship http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170310regionIV.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee’s men’s basketball captured the Region IV District 4 Championship with an overtime win over Triton College on March 11.Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CSTb8b43f70ac1001366db911d2f06c980dWaubonsee Celebrates Reunion http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170222reunion.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementAs part of Waubonsee's ongoing celebration of its 50th anniversary, the college hosted a reunion event for alumni, students, current and former employees, and community members.Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 CST666583ccac10013624cd6034d21fdc60Waubonsee Student Art on Displayhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170224DowntownArt.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementThe Art Department and Aurora Downtown Campus Café present “All Together Now,” a group show featuring the various works of Waubonsee students through April 19.Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST719b76e1ac10013624cd60342c450152Stepney Appointed Secretary for Chamber Board http://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170224StepneySGBoard.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementNe’Keisha Stepney, Dean for Business and Career Technologies, has been appointed Secretary of the Sugar Grove Chamber Board of Directors.Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST7198b907ac10013624cd6034bf2f67b2Featured Student Works Toward a Career with National Parkshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170224Browere.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFor his passion and dedication towards his dream to work in our nation’s national parks, Alex Browere is being recognized as Waubonsee’s Student Success: Featured Student. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST713aa963ac10013624cd6034f3033852Waubonsee's Charielle signs with North Central Collegehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170223A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementCharielle to take defensive skills to NapervilleThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST710c7a4aac10013624cd6034fea2ff2cWaubonsee Seeking Volunteer Tutorshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170222literacy.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementhe Adult Literacy Project at Waubonsee Community College is seeking volunteers to tutor adult students in reading, writing and speaking English.Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST6669b468ac10013624cd60349e87b0deWomen's Basketball clinches ISCC for third time in last four yearshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170221A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementWaubonsee captures ISCC title for second straight yearTue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST711ba3a7ac10013624cd60345f0fb4d7WCC's Heiss reaches another milestonehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170209A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementHeiss becomes 11th active NJCAA coach with 600 winsWed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 CST433d91aeac10013624cd603496b33ecbChiefs' Pagan signs with St. Francishttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20160130A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementPagan to run for NAIA power St. FrancisMon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 CSTf300b56cac10013624cd6034af5a7921Waubonsee Students Complete Service Projectshttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170120-Waubonsee-Students-Complete-Service-Projects.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementAs part of ongoing efforts by Waubonsee Community College to celebrate its 50th anniversary through community service, several student groups recently completed large projects coinciding with the holiday season.Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 CSTbdebc67dac10013624cd603438b669e7Waubonsee Recognizes AID Partnership As Institutional Success Storyhttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/2017119AIDpartner.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementFor the role it has played in improving the mental health of the college’s students, Waubonsee is proud to recognize its partnership with Aurora-based Association for Individual Development (AID) as this month’s Student Success: Institutional Stories.Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 CSTb8f027e7ac10013624cd60348666dafbHeiss to be recognized for his 1,000th gamehttp://www.waubonsee.edu/news/stories/2017/20170118A.php?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=linkShare&utm_campaign=social_engagementHeiss reaches 1,000 games at WaubonseeWed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 CSTb3855b69ac10013624cd60347b3f2f7d