News RSS, 13 Oct 2015 20:34:02 CDTCascade Serverkborchers@waubonsee.eduWaubonsee to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of ADA Signing Community College will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) during a short ceremony on Oct. 28.Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 CDT5d7f5a3e7f0000020b7e2544e23f1351Watch Oct. 13 Volleyball Game Live! live as the Waubonsee Chiefs volleyball team takes on Prairie State on Tuesday, Oct. 13. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 00:00:00 CDT1ffc7a657f00000217a220d76651f7c2Waubonsee Welcomes “Congress to Campus” Community College welcomed two former congressmen – Bob Clement and Peter Smith - to campus recently as part of the “Congress to Campus” program.Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 CDT3d7d12e67f0000020b7e254407d72dc4Organizers Report Record Attendance at Aurora Job Fair Aurora Job Fair saw record attendance this year, with 459 job seekers attending to meet with more than 70 employers. That turnout came after employer registration filled to capacity faster than ever.Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 CDT3d77322d7f0000020b7e25449d4f9c44Performances of “Oliver!” Scheduled at Waubonsee Community College’s Community Education Department and the Fox Country Players have scheduled an upcoming performance of Charles Dickens’ “Oliver!”Thu, 24 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDT01128ae37f00000217a220d7a27564bcWaubonsee Offering Haunted Cemetery Tour of Elgin Community College’s Community Education Department will offer a four-hour, guided motor coach tour of the most haunted cemeteries in Elgin.Thu, 24 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDT010f7da17f00000217a220d7c34ef79dVolunteers Needed as Adult Literacy Tutors Community College’s Adult Literacy Project is seeking volunteers to tutor adult students in reading, writing and speaking English.Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTfbfb52777f00000217a220d7dde8e6adWaubonsee Events Will Preview Career and Technical Education Programs fall Waubonsee Community College will host events for those interested in sampling their career and technical education (CTE) programs.Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTf5c1aa447f00000217a220d768a332e9West Aurora Schools, Waubonsee Team Up for CPR Certifications Community College’s Workforce Development division is working with local school districts to answer increasing pressure for educators to be trained in life saving techniques in Illinois. On Monday, the Waubonsee American Heart Association (AHA) Training Center, along with the AHA Training Center at Edward Hospital trained and certified about 100 physical education teachers from West Aurora School District 129. Mon, 21 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTf1044a8d7f00000217a220d730878677Waubonsee Offers Trip to See Local Debut of “Route 66” Community College’s Community Education program will host a trip to see “Route 66” at Circa ’21. The new romantic comedy features “down-home” lyrics and catchy songs.Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTe1e918e37f00000217a220d79ac36e53Learn to Crochet at Waubonsee those wanting to learn a crafty new skill for winter gift giving, Waubonsee Community College’s Community Education program is offering “Learn to Crochet: It’s a Warm Wrap!” Participants will learn a single crochet stitch and how to easily adapt it to different projects.Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTe1e69f9f7f00000217a220d74e248b22Fiber Arts Classes Offered at Waubonsee in time for those wanting to put wool to creative use before winter, Waubonsee Community College’s Community Education will offer enrichment classes, “Explore the Fiber Arts with Natasha Lewis” this fall.Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTe1e338077f00000217a220d7c58c3a89Explore the Metaphysical, Hawaiian-Style at Waubonsee Community College’s Community Education program has partnered with a metaphysics expert/Hawaiian Shaman to offer a series of classes this fall for those looking to learn more about meditation, healing, the metaphysical, dream interpretation and more.Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTe1df81bd7f00000217a220d7916102d7Community Invited to Join Waubonsee in Envisioning the Future Community College invites community members to take part in the upcoming Vision 2050 Roundtables on Oct. 5 and 6. Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTdd01f9887f00000217a220d7af6be12aWaubonsee and Olivet Nazarene Celebrate Nursing Partnership from Olivet Nazarene University and Waubonsee Community College held a “Partnership Celebration” this week to honor the RN to BSN Program Articulation Agreement between the two institutions that was signed in spring 2015.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTdc14d6997f00000217a220d79b562062Waubonsee Recognized by The Conservation Foundation its Sept. 16 board meeting, Waubonsee Community College was recognized for conservation efforts by Brook McDonald, President/CEO of The Conservation Foundation. Waubonsee recently earned Conservation@Work certification from The Conservation Foundation for making a positive environmental impact on its campuses.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTdc06b93d7f00000217a220d7cb71c34dWaubonsee Communities of Excellence Program Honored Community College’s Communities of Excellence initiative won a National Exemplary Program Award in the Continuing Professional Education category from the National Council for Continuing Education and Training.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTdb9a0b5c7f00000217a220d752887d9bBarreto Elected Treasurer for State Counseling Group Barreto, Waubonsee Community College Counselor/Assistant Professor, will serve as treasurer for the Illinois Association for Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Issues in Counseling (ALGBTIC), a division of the Illinois Counseling Association.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTdb8bbf3a7f00000217a220d74dac5572Waubonsee names Delgado Featured Student first in her family to attend college, Morelia Delgado has juggled a full schedule of academics, work, and extracurricular activities, and her commitment to doing it all has gotten her noticed at Waubonsee Community College. For her work ethic and reputation as an emerging leader on campus, Waubonsee is proud to recognize Delgado as a featured student.Thu, 17 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTdb7d93cb7f00000217a220d78431a583Waubonsee To Host College Night Oct. 5 will host representatives from more than 100 colleges and universities across the nation at its annual College Night on Monday, Oct. 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Campus. Tue, 15 Sep 2015 00:00:00 CDTd16205aa7f00000217a220d71eb1fe56