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Faculty Biography - Anil Lal

Faculty Biography - Anil Lal

Anil Lal

Anil Lal


B.A. Hindu College
M.A. Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Room 2430 Des Plaines

Personal Statement

Anil holds a B.A. from the University of Delhi and an M.A. from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He is a published writer of pieces ranging from reviews to essays to encyclopedic entries and draws on many disciplines within his work. Anil teaches Contemporary Culture and the Arts and Asian Humanities at Oakton. He appreciates students who pursue knowledge for its own sake and who look at everything in life as an opportunity to think, reflect, and contemplate.

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September 7
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 20
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 21
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

October 4
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 9
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 25
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 25.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 18
Registration opens for spring 2016 semester.

November 26, 27
Thanksgiving Recess. College closed.

November 28, 29
Thanksgiving Recess. No classes, College open. (Most offices closed.)

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