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Learn to successfully navigate a transfer fair, identify which Oakton courses transfer to particular schools, and develop a personal statement when applying for scholarships.
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Strike! Dance! Rise! A global movement to end violence against women and girls.
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Exploring Black Mountain College and Chicago’s New Bauhaus/Institute of Design. Join us for the opening reception on Thursday, February 4, 5 - 8 p.m.
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Financial aid professionals will be available to assist with the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
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Students meeting degree or certificate requirements must notify the College of their intention to graduate by Friday, March 11.
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A staged reading, directed by Tina Fakhrid-Deen.
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Presidents Day holiday.
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Presented by David Stovall, Ph.D., associate professor of educational policy studies and African American studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
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Meno's new novel details themes of family, redemption, sacrifice and faith. A Chicago Writers Series event.
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The 2016 Conference centers on how we support early growth, so that infants and toddlers thrive in the environments we create.
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RSSEvents RSS
14543568001456431300
Learn to successfully navigate a transfer fair, identify which Oakton courses transfer to particular schools, and develop a personal statement when applying for scholarships.
14544216001455221100
Strike! Dance! Rise! A global movement to end violence against women and girls.
14537340001458936600
newsImage
Exploring Black Mountain College and Chicago’s New Bauhaus/Institute of Design. Join us for the opening reception on Thursday, February 4, 5 - 8 p.m.
14497776001456511400
Financial aid professionals will be available to assist with the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
14549400001457737200
Students meeting degree or certificate requirements must notify the College of their intention to graduate by Friday, March 11.
14545980001455480600
A staged reading, directed by Tina Fakhrid-Deen.
14549400001455597000
Presidents Day holiday.
14538348001455650100
Presented by David Stovall, Ph.D., associate professor of educational policy studies and African American studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
14543388001455754500
Meno's new novel details themes of family, redemption, sacrifice and faith. A Chicago Writers Series event.
14497812001457197200
newsImage
The 2016 Conference centers on how we support early growth, so that infants and toddlers thrive in the environments we create.
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February 17, 2016
Come to this library sponsored panel discussion with Professor Rifka Cook, Marguita Zaretsky and Alba Salgado about the little known history of the Inquisition and its repercussions in the "new world," the Americas. This event is part of Coming Together in Skokie and Niles Township.
February 23, 2016
Give the Gift of Life! LifeSource will be at the Skokie campus to host a blood drive. Appointments will be available beginning February 16. Walk-ins are also welcome. For more information, contact the Office of Student Life at 847.635.1443.
February 24, 2016
Join us for readings, lecture, and engaging group discussion about the book "The Mapmaker's Daughter" by Laurel Corona. Register at Alliance for Lifelong Learning.
February 27, 2016
"Into the Beautiful North" by Luis Alberto Urrea is a quest novel in the grand tradition. It is set in the present day, in the highly charged world of the U.S.-Mexico border region. Hosted by Oakton, Evanston Public Library invites you to discuss and explore the novel's timely themes. This event is part of Coming Together in Skokie and Niles Township.
March 3, 2016
As part of the community-wide 'Coming Together in Skokie and Niles Township' Celebration, which this year focuses on the Latino/Hispanic culture, Oakton's student clubs and the College community present a festival of music, dance, food, and fun at the Skokie campus. Entrance fee includes food and entertainment. Children under 5 are free. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Call 847.376.7632 or 847.635.1474 for information. For a full list of Coming Together events--including other Oakton events, visit comingtogether.in
March 3, 2016
Join Oakton's students and community members for a festival of music, dance, food and and fun. $3.00 entrance fee includes food and entertainment. Children 5 and under are free. Doors open at 6:15 pm. Sponsored by the Skokie Events Team, Library, Diversity Council, Hispanic Club and Andale.
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