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City Colleges of Chicago Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow

May 23, 2024

Wright College and Harold Washington College psychology and political science student Tammy Spivey already stands out as a leader on her campuses. Now, she’s being...

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Two City Colleges Students Recognized for Voter Registration, Education, and Turnout Efforts

May 23, 2024

More than 100 college students nationwide were selected for the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge’s third annual Student Voting Honor Roll, including two City Colleges...

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Students Visit Historic Civil Rights Sites in Alabama During “Eye-Opening” Trip

May 21, 2024

A group of student leaders from across City Colleges of Chicago is returning to Chicago with a new outlook on the civil rights movement. The...

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City Colleges Celebrates Hundreds of CPS Seniors Who Have Earned 15+ College Credits

May 21, 2024

On Tuesday, May 21, City Colleges of Chicago joined Chicago Public Schools to celebrate hundreds of graduating seniors who have earned at least 15 college...

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Hundreds of Chicago Public Schools Seniors Begin Their Higher Education Journey at City Colleges of Chicago During 2024 Enrollment Days

May 17, 2024

More than 400 Chicago Public Schools graduating seniors from 16 schools are ready to begin their Fall 2024 semester at one of the seven City...

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Wright College Students and Professor Create Innovative and Accessible Math Textbook

May 16, 2024

Thursday, May 16, 2024 is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), a day to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital access and inclusion for...

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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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