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Modern Languages Events

Modern Languages Events

Film Festival
The Modern Language Film Festival is held every year in spring and fall semesters.

Modern Language Department Poster Contest
Celebrate cultures every year through art and creativity!  Grand prize: Free Modern Language Course at Oakton (4 credit hours). Our 2013 Grand Prize winner is Daniel Matthee. Other winners are:

  • Julius Abalos, First Prize, $200 Oakton bookstore gift certificate
  • Mahir Anoia, Second Prize, $150 Oakton bookstore gift certificate
  • Yea Seul (Esther) Kim, Honorable Mention, $100 Oakton bookstore gift certifcate

All winning posters will be on display in the Language Lab for one year. Stop by at Des Plaines or Skokie and take a look.

Alumni Profile

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In spite of having a bachelor’s degree, Anita Taylor ’86 wasn’t sure what she wanted to do with her life. She found her niche at Oakton.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

July 31
Classes end.

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
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 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

Full Academic Calendar