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CNS Faculty

CNS Faculty

Reza Dai, Chair
Professor, Electronics, Local Area Networks (CISCO), and Mathematics
Chair, Computer Networking and Systems

B.S.E.E, Oregon State University
M.S. Oregon State University
M.S. Purdue University
M.S.E. Purdue University
rdai@oakton.edu
847.635.7778
Office: P111, Skokie

Casimer Bialobrzewski
Lecturer
MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE
B.S.E.E. Illinois Institute of Technology
cbialobr@oakton.edu
847.635.1435
Office: B206, Skokie

Joseph Cirone
Professor of Mechanical Design and Computer
  Networking and Systems

CCAI
B.S. Northern Illinois University
M.S. Northern Illinois University
jcirone@oakton.edu
847.376.7612
Office: P131, Skokie

Edward Gallagher, Coordinator
Lecturer, Coordinator of Computer Networking and Systems
A+, N+, APC, CNA, CTT, MCSS, MCP, MCP+I, MCSE, MCT
egallagh@oakton.edu
847.635.1435
Office: B206, Skokie

John O'Brien
Lecturer
MCSE, CCNA, MCT, MCSA, MCP+I, A+, N+, MCSS
B.A. Northeastern Illinois University
B.S. Northeastern Illinois University
jobrien@oakton.edu
847.635.1688
Office: 2180, Des Plaines

Samir Patel
Lecturer
V5 R2/1 Series Systems Admin, CCNA, ITIL
A.A.S. Oakton Community College
B.A. University of Illinois, Chicago
sapatel@oakton.edu
847.635.1435
Office: B206, Skokie

Lawrence Tomczyk
Lecturer
CCNA, CCNP, MCSE, MCP, CNE
B.A. De Paul University
B.S. Northwestern University
M.S. Northwestern University
larry@northwestern.edu
847.635.1435
Office:  B206, Skokie


Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


July 2
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

July 4
Independence Day holiday College closed.

July 6
Independence Day holiday observance, no classes. College open.

July 7
Last day to withdraw with a "W" (no withdrawals after mid-term). Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after July 7.

July 23
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

July 30
Classes end.

August 3
Faculty grading due.

August 3
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 17
Faculty return for fall 2015 semester.

August 21
Second summer interim classes end.

August 24
Fall 2015 semester classes begin.

August 25
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

Full Academic Calendar