News at COD
More than 60 fourth graders from Forest Glen Elementary School in Glen Ellyn shared their ideas for campus and programmatic improvement as part of a recent problem-based learning project at College of DuPage. Working in teams of four or five, the students created solutions for a range of issues at the College. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage and National Louis University recently recognized 22 graduates of the 3+1 Human Services Bachelor of Arts program during a celebration on COD’s Glen Ellyn campus. The degree is designed for students who are working toward either an Associate of Applied Science degree in Human Services Generalist or Addictions Counseling at College of DuPage. Click on the headline for more information.
College of DuPage Board of Trustees Chairman Deanne Mazzochi (second from left) and President Dr. Ann Rondeau (second from right) speak with Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce President Steve Thompson (left) and Executive Director Dawn Smith before a chamber luncheon and meeting held at the student-run Waterleaf Restaurant on campus. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
Six College of DuPage students have received prestigious scholarships to support studies, internships and language immersion programs in four separate countries. These include Joel Johnson (above, left), Veronica Lopez and Zachary Romero earned scholarships to study in Germany, Costa Rica and Morocco, respectively. Click on the headline for more information.
Travis Linderman brings national experience to his new role as managing director for Innovation DuPage. In addition to the hiring of Linderman, Innovation DuPage recently reached another major milestone with the first meeting of its Board of Directors. Click on the headline for more information.
The College of DuPage Robotics Team placed ninth in NASA’s ninth annual Robotic Mining Competition, besting dozens of renowned four-year universities, including Colorado School of Mines, Illinois Institute of Technology, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Purdue, Texas A&M University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Click on the headline for more information.
More than 250 recipients of newly-earned High School Equivalency (HSE) certificates were honored by College of DuPage’s Adult Basic Education/General Education Development office at a ceremony held June 2. The College, which became a DuPage County HSE testing site in 1997, offers a range of services for adults earning their HSE certificate. Click on the headline for more photos.
Three College of DuPage Cosmetology students have earned spots at the SkillsUSA national championship in June after taking top prizes at the state competition. This is the third consecutive year COD students earned top scores. Click on the headline for more information.
Seven Fashion Studies students at College of DuPage earned honors during the annual student fashion show “CODE.” The award recipients included Whitney Stahl as Outstanding Designer. This year's show was held in the street scene at the Homeland Security Education Center, which provided a dramatic backdrop for the vibrant student creations. Click on the headline for more information and photos.
The $354.3 million expenditure budget for the fiscal year, which begins July 1, 2018 and ends June 30, 2019, maintains focus on the institutional priority of student success.Read more
The three-play season includes "The Dingdong, or How the French Kiss," a new adaptation by Mark Shanahan from "Le Dindon" by Georges Feydeau; "Defiance" by John Patrick Shanley; and "Miracle on South Division Street" by Tom Dudzick.Read more
Young Hak Ahn has amassed more than 400 credits at COD and continues to expand his knowledge through study abroad opportunities.Read more
COD is increasing educational and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math for traditionally underserved students through its STEM Student Success program.Read more
COD students Michael Miklinski and Ryan Tris are gaining real world experience this summer and enhancing their studies with internships at top institutions.Read more
Christina Strand credits the College of DuPage OFTI program and a LinkedIn profile she created for one of her classes in helping her land her dream accounting job.Read more
Learn how you can build your own website for less money.Read More
Take a tour of our beautiful campus!Read More
Learn about the admissions process, financial aid, placement testing, and more.Read More
All are welcome.Read More
Discover what sets COD's truck driving school apart from the rest. Learn about the program, industry and career prospects.Read More
Learn how to develop a marketing plan and devise the best strategies to promote your restaurant.Read More
Learn more about the Computer Science 3+1 program through Lewis University.Read More
Visit with reps from Eastern Illinois, Governors State, Lewis, National Louis and Northwestern (School of Professional Studies) universities.Read More
Get help starting your own export plan.Read More
Review basic geometry in preparation for taking the geometry placement test.Read More
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