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Student Perspective: Pride Alliance Changed My College Experience and My Life

June 18, 2024

As City Colleges of Chicago celebrates Pride Month, hear from Brock Pfaender, a recent graduate from Harold Washington College, in his own words about his...

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Wright College’s Annual Juneteenth Celebration of Music, Food, and Reflection Returns for a Fourth Year

June 17, 2024

On June 17, 2021, Juneteenth became the eleventh American federal holiday. Every year since, Wilbur Wright College has been marking the holiday with a special...

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Chancellor Salgado Celebrates Future Educators, Receives Honorary Degree

June 17, 2024

As graduation season continues, Chancellor Juan Salgado is sharing an inspirational message with City Colleges of Chicago graduates and degree earners across the city. In...

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City Colleges Celebrates Class of 2024 Illinois High School Diploma Earners at Inspiring Ceremony

June 17, 2024

Saturday, June 15 marked graduation day for City Colleges of Chicago’s Class of 2024 Illinois high school diploma earners. Students from all six colleges where...

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Synchronized Swimming Makes a Comeback at Wright College

June 14, 2024

The return of synchronized swimmers to the pool at Wright College on Saturday, June 1 was four years in the making. For decades, synchronized swimmers...

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City Colleges of Chicago Leaders Take Center Stage at White House's Power Up Event for Black Chicagoans

June 13, 2024

Leaders from across City Colleges of Chicago played a major role in a recent two-day White House event for Black Chicagoans. Chancellor Juan Salgado, Malcolm...

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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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