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Bushra Khan

Published on: November 29, 2022

Bushra Khan won the gold medal in the poetry category of the Phi Ro Pi national community college speech competition for her piece, “Islam in America: A Poetic Program on Power, Peace and Possibility.”

Oakton hosts Art Kleinman’s exhibition Dec. 8 - Jan. 20

Published on: November 28, 2022

Des Plaines, Ill. (Nov. 28, 2022) – The public is invited to view Chicago-based painter Art Kleinman’s recent work during an upcoming exhibit at Oakton Community College. The exhibition will feature Kleinman’s geometric paintings and explore the relationship between structural balance and the desire to "break out" into a freer form of expression.

Oakton’s Empty Bowls event, Dec. 3, to support local food pantries

Published on: November 16, 2022

Community members are invited to enjoy a delicious meal and take home beautifully handcrafted bowls while supporting local food pantries at Oakton Community College’s upcoming Empty Bowls event.