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Student Resources for Global Studies

Student Resources for Global Studies

Study Abroad Resources

Council for International Eduational Exchange (CIEE)

Provides numerous student services including the International Study ID Card and Trip Safe Insurance. CIEE also runs Council Travel, a travel agency that specializes in student travel.

International Business / Trade Information

The International Trade Association of Greater Chicago

Helpful information and a good up-to-date calendar of events in the area.

News from Around the World

Directories of over 8000 on-line newspapers from around the world

Netizen

Onlinenewspapers.com

Democracy Now: a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program.

Democracy Now

NPR: National Public Radio

NPR

The Guardian Unlimited (news site from the UK)

The Guardian

Map Sites

Multimap

Infoplease

Currency Converter

Converter

Global Time

The Time Now

Global Weather

Accuweather

Translators and Dictionaries

Word2Word Translation On-line Dictionaries

Dictionary.com Translator

Links to external web sites are provided as a courtesy; they should not be construed as an endorsement by Oakton Community College of the content or views of the linked materials.

Alumni Profile

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Looking for a new sense of purpose in life, Gerard Christianson (now a graduate of St. Paul Seminary in Minnesota) embarks on a spiritual journey.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
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 March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


Full Academic Calendar