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A native of Greece, founded Hellenic Life Midwest, a nonprofit scientific, cultural and charitable organization in Chicago.
This free event for local start-ups and established businesses includes guest speakers and workshops from industry experts.
Alyson Yee presents “How Antibacterial Affect Our Health.”
Ryan Matthew is averaging 17.2 points, 4.9 rebounds and 4.7 assists a game this season.
Gonzalez is averaging 17.2 points per game, and her 19.5 points per 40 minutes ranks 32nd in the nation. She also ranks No. 32 in blocked shots with 14.
Open to all community college students in Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Join Oakton Alumni and friends for a night of hockey and camaraderie as the Chicago Wolves host the Iowa Wild at Allstate Arena.
The popular and thought-provoking lectures take place Thursdays and Fridays at the Skokie campus.
Open calls for an assortment of roles. Performances dates: April 6-9 and 13-15.
The Gold Circle of Quality is given to a center after a rigorous process by an independent assessor who evaluates its environment, curriculum, teacher qualifications, and family involvement.
Tour the campus and talk with admission and financial aid representatives as well as current students.
Join Oakton students and employees as they unite with approximately 6,000 V-Day events held annually across the globe on Valentine’s Day.
Many classes begin later in the semester and are available at both campuses and online.
The list of 988 President’s Scholars includes 178 students from Des Plaines, 139 Skokie students, 114 from Chicago, 95 students from Glenview and 72 Evanston students.
Proceeds support local organizations that provide services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence.
Tafari Beckford, who also received player of the week honors earlier this month, leads the Owls averaging 19.9 points, 9.6 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game.
Oakton adult education programs serve approximately 4,500 students annually and are supported by 16 staff members, eight of whom are fully granted funded.
The third of four business book author series events at Oakton features Tim Calkins, an internationally recognized expert on brand building.
Oakton’s internship program is seeking to fill approximately 75 internship positions with local companies in a variety of fields.
Freshman guard Pat Hamilton, averaging 11.7 points per game, was named men’s basketball District 4 player of the week according to the latest Region IV National Junior College Athletic Association report.
The list of graduates includes four from Park Ridge, three from both Des Plaines and Northbrook and two each from Chicago, Evanston, Glenview, Hanover Park, Morton Grove and Niles.
A 16-piece display that uses contemporary art as a vehicle to encourage widespread understanding of the compelling science of climate change.
Seeking actors of all skill levels. Scripts will be provided. No memorization required.
“This Case Is a Shamilton”, the Chicago Bar Association’s 93rd Annual Holiday Spirits Revue, lampoons celebrities in politics, sports and show business.
The donation provides $50,000 toward scholarships for Des Plaines residents for the 2017-2018 academic year and $25,000 to defray construction costs of the new student center on the Des Plaines campus.
Music faculty, friends and the Niles West High School Jazz Band take the stage together for a swinging night.
Gregor will discuss his exhibition “Changing Perspectives: The Landscapes of Harold Gregor,” currently on display at the college’s art museum until Friday, Feb. 17.
Seniors are invited to meet new friends and expand their knowledge by joining local experts for the popular and thought-provoking Passages Seminar.
Roles are available for two women in their 40s to 50s and five males ages 20 to 50s.
Oakton and Roosevelt have partnered to provide several ways to earn higher education credentials in an affordable manner.
Freshman Tafari Beckford leads the Owls averaging 18.0 points, 9.7 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game.
More than 70 colleges and universities have committed to participating in this free event.
Approximately 2,300 Oakton students hail from the communities that make up Niles Township.
This week, 170 higher education leaders including Oakton President Joianne Smith sent an open letter on climate action to the incoming administration in Washington.
Explore opportunities in the nanotechnology arena and discuss Oakton-related internships, jobs and business resources in this field.
Oakton Community College sophomore point guard and captain Ryan Matthew was selected men’s basketball District 4 player of the week for the second time this season.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. The 13-member team was one of just two community colleges participating in the competition against 43 other four-year colleges and universities across the country.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. The new $2 million facility is on track to open for the spring semester, 2017, when classes begin Jan. 17.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Over the last 12 months, Oakton students boasted numerous successes in academics, co-curricular events and athletics.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Over the last 12 months, Oakton students boasted numerous successes in academics, co-curricular events and athletics.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Oakton has long demonstrated a commitment to environmental conservation.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Oakton announced several new areas of study in 2016.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Oakton is actively engaged in the community it serves.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Thanks to generous donors, the Educational Foundation was able to raise over $1 million this year.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Oakton garnered numerous awards and received national recognition for excellence in 2016.
As 2016 draws to a close, Oakton Community College is counting down its top stories of the year. Oakton is committed to a culture of excellence in service to students, and recognition in 2016 illustrates that commitment.
Now in its 13th year, Empty Bowls at Oakton has raised more than $225,000 to fight hunger.
Lott, selected from among 63 applicants and three finalists, begins his new role at the college Jan. 23, 2017.
Klein, assistant professor of anthropology and sociology, is working on her doctorate in sociology at Loyola.
Courses run Monday, Dec. 19, 2016 through Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, and are available online or at the Des Plaines campus.
Sophomore point guard Atorena “T” Michael scored a team-high 15 points.
The idea for the expedition to North Dakota came from the students in a Core Honors Seminar that studies social problems.
Cheikhna Cissokho of Evanston won first place in the poetry category. Also, two Oakton students placed in the top-three of the nonfiction category.
Preetham Marati (Skokie), Jim Postillion (Arlington Heights), Brad Kolar (Park Ridge) and Tom Bartlett (Waukegan) received recognition as outstanding soloists.
Oakton PTA students scored a 100 percent first-time pass rate for the second straight year.
Students display presentation skills on a spectrum of topics - from educational to inspirational to comical.
The OMG Improv Troupe, founded by Second City Conservatory graduate David Nadolski, take suggestions from the audience.
Chandrasekar, who was selected from among 67 applicants and four finalists, begins his new role at the college Jan. 3, 2017.
The award is presented to an individual at a community college within the region who has demonstrated leadership and commitment to student affairs and NASPA.
Cheer on the brave and talented Oakton employees as they take the stage to perform music, dance and comedy routines that pay tribute to the Age of Aquarius.
Warm up to enchanting musical performances during this week-long celebration of our gifted student performers and exceptional music faculty.
Freshman forward Doris Garcia was named Division II District D women’s basketball player of the week.
The traveling exhibition is a retrospective of art by the former University of Illinois professor known as the “Dean of the Midwest Landscape.”
The center will feature a large multipurpose lounge area with a fireplace and television screens with floor-to-ceiling windows offering scenic views of the lake to the north.
Consultant, author and business expert Jack Trytten will teach attendees how to fine tune their marketing decisions.
For a $15 donation, participants choose and keep their favorite handcrafted soup bowl and enjoy a simple lunch of soup and bread.
Members of the Ceramics Club will sell their handmade items.
Oakton installed four bat boxes and two owl houses around the Des Plaines campus as a way to mitigate the mosquito problem and reduce burrowing mammals while using less pesticide.
Brandon Nowak is the latest among more than 30 players recruited to play Division I baseball during Coach Fratto’s tenure at Oakton.
Colleges, universities and trade schools on the list exhibit leading practices in the recruitment and retention of students with military experience.
Sophomore point guard and captain Ryan Matthew was selected men’s basketball District 4 player of the week.
This year’s theme is “Human Migration: Root Causes, Responses and Ramifications.”
Jancila was nominated for the award by Petty Officer Second Class (PO2) Jay Kim, a testing center assistant who is in the U.S. Navy Reserve and assigned to Naval Station Great Lakes.
A Chicago Writer Series event, featuring Nami Mun, professor of fiction writing at Columbia College Chicago.
Enjoy this “high school musical,” based on the 1988 cult film starring Winona Ryder and Christian Slater.
Mallory Gonzalez named captain of the Oakton women’s basketball team for the 2016-17 season.
The display features distinctive paintings, photography, ceramics, and digital art.
The 2016-17 team has something that is unteachable – height. Nine of the players on Owls’ current roster are over six feet tall.
Written from first-person interviews with women who have risked their lives in battle. Sponsored by Women’s and Gender Studies and the Performing Arts Society.