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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

World Time Zones

Global Weather

Accuweather

Translators and Dictionaries

Word2Word Translation On-line Dictionaries

Dictionary.com Translator

Alumni Profile

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Paul Johnson developed a passion for psychology at Oakton. Now he wears two hats - Professor of student development and Professor of psychology.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


July 24
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.*

July 31
Classes end.

August 4
Faculty grading due.

August 4
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 18
Faculty return for fall 2014 semester.

August 22
Second summer interim classes end.

August 25
Fall 2014 semester classes begin.

August 28
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 21
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

Full Academic Calendar