All posts tagged "Waubonsee Community College"

  • Waubonsee GED Enhanced program helps students shift perspective

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College was not David Kabanda’s first attempt at college in the U.S. But it was at Waubonsee, through the college’s GED Enhanced program, Kabanda finally gained the boost he needed to take the first...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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  • Waubonsee nursing program graduates 15 students in December

    SUGAR GROVE—Fifteen more nursing candidates became eligible to join the ranks of health care professionals after graduating from Waubonsee Community College’s Nursing program during a pinning ceremony Dec. 18. The December pinning was one of four such...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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  • Waubonsee students compete in student math league contest

    SUGAR GROVE—Eighty-eight students at Waubonsee Community College recently contributed their insights and reasoning to the college’s entry into the opening round of the Student Mathematics League Competition, boosting the college’s performance in the national competition. Jacqueline Mathieu...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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  • Waubonsee seeks volunteers for 2015 income tax workshops

    AURORA—Waubonsee Community College this winter seeks volunteers willing to give some time and expertise to boost the local economy and help local working families get back the money to which they are entitled during the 2015 income...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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  • FVCC classes provide hands-on experience

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School senior Kyle Straughn did not intend to become a firefighter. A couple of people he knew worked for the Maple Park Fire Department, and he began working there in 2008 as a part-time cadet...

    • Posted February 12, 2010
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  • Waubonsee to provide free tax assistance

    Sugar Grove—In these dire economic times, everyone can benefit from maximizing their tax refund, but many can not afford to hire a tax professional to help them do it.

    • Posted January 29, 2010
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  • Waubonsee named one of healthiest companies in America

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College was recently named one of the healthiest companies in the country by Interactive Health Solutions (IHS), a company based in Arlington Heights, Ill.

    • Posted July 26, 2009
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  • WCC offers TV News Camp for Kids

    SUGAR GROVE—Students from sixth to eighth grade have an opportunity this summer to make their own television show at Waubonsee Community College.

    • Posted July 24, 2009
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  • WCC wins 5 communication awards

    SUGAR GROVE—Waubonsee Community College won five Awards of Excellence in the 15th Annual Communicator Awards Competition recently. The Award of Excellence is the top award in the competition, which is sponsored by the International Academy of the...

    • Posted July 7, 2009
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  • Waubonsee announces class of 2009 graduates

    Waubonsee Community College awarded degrees to 675 graduates at its 2009 commencement ceremony on May 28. The college’s Class of 2009 includes the following graduates:

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • Waubonsee SS/3B take softball honors

    SUGAR GROVE—A pair of Waubonsee Community College softball players recently received post-season honors. Lady Chiefs' shortstop Amanda Balough and third baseman/pitcher Haley Secor were both named to the All-Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) First Team.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • WCC offers legal interpreting, patient care technician programs

    Sugar Grove–Waubonsee Community College will offer two new certificate of achievement programs in legal interpreting, beginning in fall 2009, and patient care technician, beginning with the summer 2009 semester.

    • Posted June 18, 2009
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  • Long journey passes milestone

    SUGAR GROVE—Ask just about anyone at Waubonsee Community College, and they will likely say that Sugar Grove resident Sophia Zafar.

    • Posted June 12, 2009
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  • WCC earns environmental award

    Waubonsee Community College recently received an Outstanding Project Award from Trees Forever, a nonprofit organization dedicated to tree planting, prairie restoration and watershed management.

    • Posted April 30, 2009
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  • WCC hosts job fair

    Waubonsee Community College will hold its Job Fair 2009 on Thursday, April 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Event Room in the Academic and Professional Building on the college’s Sugar Grove campus. The campus...

    • Posted April 2, 2009
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  • Watch those fingers!

    Mattie Mckiney pets an alligator at the Waubonsee Community College event ‘Reptiles are Cool’ on Saturday.

    • Posted March 20, 2009
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  • Nominations sought for Waubonsee awards

    Nominations are now being sought for Waubonsee Community College’s 2009 Distinguished Contributor and Distinguished Alumnus awards.

    • Posted March 12, 2009
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  • WCC students give new Student Center good reviews

    Students visiting the new Student Center's Café and Coffee Bar and using its other amenities on Monday morning agreed that the new building is a definite plus for students. Whether they were meeting friends between classes, accessing...

    • Posted March 5, 2009
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  • Tune in for a cause, good time

    Hundreds of entertainers, politicians, volunteers and community supporters will be on hand for the Association for Individual Development's 10th annual telethon, held Saturday, Feb. 28, at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted February 27, 2009
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  • WCC to celebrate opening of new student center

    Waubonsee Community College will celebrate the official grand opening of its new Student Center on Friday, Feb. 27, at the college’s Sugar Grove Campus, Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive.

    • Posted February 26, 2009
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