Baseball World Series 2018


Oakton Captures World Series Title

Owls unseat four-time defending champion Tyler for first-ever baseball title.

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Oakton Names Hands as Associate Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Hands was selected from a pool of 116 applicants for the position. Her new appointment is effective July 1.

Sculpting a Chicago Artist: Richard Hunt and his Teachers Nelli Bar and Egon Weiner

Part of Art Design Chicago led and funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. Join us for an opening reception on Thursday, July 12, 5 - 8 p.m.

Summer Campus Visits

Visit Oakton this summer and discover why the College is the ideal place to start or continue your college education.

Call For Entries - Women Artists

Nevertheless She Persisted: Women of Courage, Tenacity, and Strength. A juried exhibition of art by women. Submission deadline is Tuesday, Aug 1.

5th Annual Trivia Night

Put on your thinking caps and join us for a night of fun and friendly competition at Club Casa Cafe in Des Plaines.

Oakton Takes Second Place in Design Competition at National Engineering Conference

Oakton’s project, “Smart Recovery of Water Vapor Loss for Sustainable Operations,” examined a heat mass exchange process to convert wasted heat to renewable energy.
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July 16, 2018

Des Plaines Community Garden Workday

Join us in the Des Plaines Campus Community Garden. Get your hands dirty and help us grow a variety of fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Volunteers are welcome to take home some produce. The rest is donated to local food pantries to assist our community. No experience required. Work days are held on Mondays, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 3 - 4:30 p.m. Bring water and sunscreen. Meet in the garden outside of Exit 31. Contact for details.