Richard J. Daley College Earns the Seal of Excelencia

September 29, 2023

Fourteen Colleges and Universities Earn the Seal of Excelencia for Demonstrating Intentionality and Impact in Serving Latino Students Excelencia in Education Certifies Institutions Progressing Their...

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Fostering Latino Student Success

September 15, 2023

An early childhood education program at Reading Area Community College (RACC) in Pennsylvania looks to improve the skills and successes of Latino workers in those jobs. A community health worker...

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Staff Spotlight: Daley College’s Associate Dean of Adult Ed Brings Personal Experience and Passion to His Position

August 17, 2023

Dave Breedlove, the associate dean of Adult Education at Daley College, sees himself in many of the students who walk through the college’s doors to...

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Two City Colleges Programs Recognized by Excelencia in Education for Proven, Positive Impact on Latino Students in Higher Education

August 15, 2023

The Community Health Worker program at Richard J. Daley College's Arturo Velasquez Institute and the Engineering program at Wilbur Wright College Are Among 19 Finalists...

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City Colleges Celebrates 94 Years of Bud Billiken

August 12, 2023

Nearly 100 members of the City Colleges community from across the seven colleges spent a beautiful Saturday on King Drive marching in the Bud Billiken...

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Felix Nava Rivera Named 2023 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar

August 3, 2023

Felix Nava Rivera from Richard J. Daley College in Illinois, is one of 213 Phi Theta Kappa members named a 2023 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise...

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Daley College professor’s claim to fame: She helped build a machine that makes Oreos

August 2, 2023

Daley College’s Catherine “C.J.” Sikora, professor and Chair of the Manufacturing Engineering Technology Department, joins WGN Radio to discuss her professional background and current focus...

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Chicago Roadmap: Summer Start Class Gives New College Students a New Perspective on Chicago History

August 1, 2023

Harold Washington College professor John Whalen is introducing students to college – and using the city as an extension of his classroom – this summer....

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Daley College to Receive Support From World Education Services to Expand Opportunities for Immigrants

July 24, 2023

Richard J. Daley College was recently selected as one of only three organizations across the U.S. to participate in the third cohort of World Education...

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"Yes, I do belong here": City Colleges Student Earns Scholarship, Internship, Experience this Summer

July 7, 2023

Cristian Olivares, born on the south side of Chicago, is a young entrepreneur with a plan, but he never intended to go to college nor...

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Richard J. Daley College’s MTEC Architects Earn Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design

June 28, 2023

Richard J. Daley College’s Manufacturing, Technology & Engineering Center (MTEC) is now an award-winning facility. During this year’s 29th annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards, MTEC’s...

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Daley College Students Use Manufacturing Skills to Help Stop Catalytic Converter Thefts

June 12, 2023

A new partnership is providing Richard J. Daley College students with real-life, hands-on experience and Cook County residents with a service to keep thieves from...

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Daley College President Janosky Honored With Alumni Award

April 4, 2023

Daley College President Janine E. Janosky, PhD, kicked off the month of April with a celebration at her alma mater to recognize her achievements. On...

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Arturo Velasquez Institute Launches 7-week Restaurant Hospitality Program

March 10, 2023

Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood is home to a vibrant, award-winning restaurant scene. Now, students can prepare for careers working in the restaurant hospitality business right in...

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City Colleges February 2023 Newsletter

February 27, 2023

Click here to read the City Colleges February 2023 Newsletter featuring news and events at the City Colleges of Chicago.

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City Colleges of Chicago Proudly Announces the Timuel D. Black Jr. Scholarship and Fellowship Program

February 19, 2023

The City Colleges of Chicago Proudly Announces the Timuel D. Black Jr. Scholarship and Fellowship Program in Honor of the Legendary City Colleges Educator, Civil Rights Activist, Historian and...

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