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News & Events

Oakton now offers Hindi/Urdu language courses! The languages will be taught jointly, online. For more information, contact Marguerite Solari, Chair, Modern Languages, 847-376-7012,

Study Abroad in Hyderabad India!

One month, Summer term

Study the History and Cultures of India, earn six Oakton credits
Scholarships available!

Application deadline: February 1.

For an application and more information, contact Katherine Schuster, Ph.D., Global Studies Coordinator,, 847.376.7118.

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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.)

December 24 - January 3
College closed.

January 11
Faculty return for spring 2016 semester.

January 15
Winterim classes end.

January 18
Martin Luther King holiday. College closed.

January 19
Spring 2016 semester classes begin.

January 20
Winterim faculty grading due.

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