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Spring Awakening
Arts Center
Published 07/12/2018 3:34:00 PM

ECC Musical Theatre presents the musical ‘Spring Awakening’ Jul. 27 through Aug. 5

Elgin Community College Musical Theatre will present its production of the Tony® Award-winning, R-rated, coming-of-age musical “Spring Awakening” Friday, July 27 through Sunday, August 5.

Angela Andrada photo
Achievements
Published 07/10/2018 4:41:00 PM

ECC student returns to NASA for Community College Aerospace Scholars project

Elgin Community College student Angela M. Andrada returned to the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars program (NCAS) as a student assistant during the program’s onsite training at NASA’s Langley Research Center (LaRC) outside of Washington D.C. The program was held for four days during June, where Andrada led various activities, guided the next team of aerospace scholars in their rover competition and handled program logistics.

A manufacturing student works on equipment
Academics
Published 06/21/2018 7:56:00 AM

ECC to offer manufacturing apprenticeship program this fall

Elgin Community College has partnered with Industry Consortium for Advanced Technical Training (ICATT), the leading apprenticeship program provider in the Midwest, to offer an industrial maintenance apprenticeship program to companies in Community College District 509 starting this fall.

Academics | Achievements
Published 06/18/2018 12:36:00 PM

ECC students recognized on spring 2018 Honors List

Congratulations to the 1,237 students named to the Honors List for the spring 2018 semester. To achieve the Honors List distinction, students must complete a minimum of six credit hours of undergraduate level courses (100 level or above) during a semester with a term grade point average of 3.00–3.49

Academics | Achievements
Published 06/18/2018 12:13:00 PM

ECC students recognized on spring 2018 Dean's List

Congratulations to the 813 students named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2018 semester. To achieve the Dean’s List distinction, students must complete a minimum of six credit hours of undergraduate level courses (100 level or above) during a semester with a term grade point average of 3.50–3.99.

Academics | Achievements
Published 06/18/2018 11:26:00 AM

ECC students recognized on spring 2018 President's List

Congratulations to the 814 students named to the President’s List for the spring 2018 semester. To achieve the President’s List distinction, students must complete a minimum of six credit hours of undergraduate level courses (100 level or above) during a semester with a term grade point average of 4.00.

A student works with a piece of manufacturing equipment in ECC's shop facilities
Events
Published 06/14/2018 7:58:00 AM

Manufacturing Camp offers teens hands-on experience in the skilled trade this summer at ECC

Elgin Community College will hold its first session of Manufacturing Camp, a new full day summer camp for students ages 14 to 16, as part of its Kids’ College offerings. The camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at ECC’s Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin on July 16 to 19.

ECC Student Juried Art Exhibition visitors information
Events
Published 06/12/2018 3:13:00 PM

ECC student artwork on display through July 29

Thirty-six pieces of artwork created by Elgin Community College students will be on display through Sunday, July 29 as part of the college’s annual ECC Student Juried Art Exhibition. The exhibit is free and open to the public.