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Film Festival

des plaines, skokie
Travel the globe without leaving your seat through fascinating, highly rated films that showcase the wide range of languages offered by the college!

STEM Speaker Series Event

Des Plaines
Engineering at Argonne’s Advanced Photon Source. Presented by Oakton alumnus Curt Preissner, Ph.D.

Jewish Women in the Holocaust: Persecution, Response, and Survival

Skokie
Presented by Sarah Cushman, Director of the Holocaust Educational Foundation, Northwestern University.

Social Media Marketing

des plaines, skokie
A Business Book Author Series event featuring Randy Hlavac.

Carmen Chami

Skokie
A Visiting Artist series event, featuring Mexican-born artist Carmen Chami.

STEM Speaker Series Event

Des Plaines
Of Mice, Men, and Monkeys: Using a comparative approach to understand the human gut microbiome.

The Shadow Box

Des Plaines
This 1977 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama follows three cancer patients who dwell in separate cottages on a hospital’s grounds.

Health Care Career Information Session

Skokie
Learn about Oakton's health career programs and meet with faculty to discuss course requirements and industry trends.

Pride College and Resource Fair

Des Plaines
Meet representatives from LGBTQIA-friendly colleges and attend free workshops. Sponsored by Oakton's Career and Transfer Center, the Oakton Pride Club, Women’s and Gender Studies.

Six Piano Ensemble

Des Plaines
Enjoy an extraordinary concert experience and get your tickets early for this annual favorite!

Glengarry Glen Ross (Staged Reading)

Des Plaines
Winner of the 1984 Pulitzer Prize, this comedy by David Mamet is about small-time, cutthroat real estate salesmen.
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Spring 5k Fun Run/Walk

Des Plaines
Get involved in your health and wellness by participating in this popular, annual event. Registration is required.