Olive-Harvey College’s Senior Vice President Brandon Nichols joins panel at the White House’s Initiative Summit

June 11, 2024

Olive-Harvey College’s Senior Vice President Brandon Nichols will be a panelist at the White House’s Initiative for Black Americans Power Up Summit on June 12...

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Nationwide, Institutions Prepare to Celebrate and Educate on Juneteenth

June 11, 2024

While the holiday itself falls on Wednesday, June 19, the teams at the City Colleges of Chicago (CCC), a consortium of seven, two-year, public institutions...

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Community colleges offer clean-energy training as climate-related jobs expand across America

June 10, 2024

DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — On the South Side of Chicago, students learn to work on Rivian electric pickup trucks and SUVs through a new technician...

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Opinion: Building a 'beyond silicon' workforce

May 28, 2024

America’s next frontier has always been built by hardworking women and men inspired to move our nation forward. The railroads that link Chicago to every...

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Are High School Graduates Ready For College?

May 27, 2024

Another model is the Chicago Apprenticeship Network, which helps businesses establish apprenticeship programs. This public-private partnership began in 2017 with three founding companies. It now...

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CPS and City Colleges Celebrate Class of 2024 and the Historic Savings of More Than $8 Million in College Tuition

May 23, 2024

Chicago Public Schools (CPS) CEO Pedro Martinez, City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) Chancellor Juan Salgado, DeVry University President and CEO Elise Awwad, school administrators and...

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Associated Press Reports: Community colleges offer clean energy training as climate-related jobs expand across America

May 20, 2024

DANVILLE, Illinois (AP) — On the south side of Chicago, students learn to work on Rivian electric pickup trucks and SUVs through a new technician...

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Citizen Weekly Reports: City Colleges Of Chicago And Chicago State University Support Transfer Students with Admission Agreement

May 17, 2024

A new partnership between the City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago State University aims to remove the barriers students may experience when it comes to...

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City Colleges of Chicago drives tech program innovation with AWS Machine Learning University and Tech Alliance

May 14, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago (CCC)—the largest community college system in Illinois and one of the largest in the nation—participates in two no-cost Amazon Web Services (AWS)...

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City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago State University to Sign Guaranteed Admissions Agreement to Support Transfer Students

May 11, 2024

Chicago State University (CSU) and City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) are partnering to better support students and increase access to higher learning by offering guaranteed...

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Opinion: Here's what you may not know about City Colleges

May 2, 2024

Over the years, I have been very fortunate to impact issues of global importance from my perch in Hyde Park, from the 2008 U.S. banking...

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Austin Weekly News Reports: Malcolm X College pays for 13 students’ travel to Kenya

April 26, 2024

West Side students who attended share what they learned from the spring break trip Second-year Malcolm X College student Lakeith Lewis said his trip to...

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Career Jumpstarter

April 17, 2024

Cheryl Freeman-Smith is committed to diversifying the manufacturing, transportation and logistics industries. When Cheryl Freeman-Smith looked around at Commencement in 1992, she was one of...

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Rolling Out reports: Olive-Harvey College honors 1-Year criminal justice graduates

April 10, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago are providing a path to an impactful career in half the time Chicago’s Olive-Harvey College reverberated with applause and pride on...

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Northwest Side Job Training Program Helps Students With Developmental Disabilities Succeed After High School

April 9, 2024

The program provides hands-on training and connects students with jobs — and independence. “He immediately came home and felt like he was really a part...

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CBS 2 Reports: Students prepare to become Chicago police officer in 1-year City Colleges Criminal Justice program

April 4, 2024

CHICAGO (CBS) – Some students at Olive-Harvey College are on the pathway to become Chicago police officers. They're graduating on Thursday and will soon take a...

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