March 17: Women’s conference stresses empowerment, healthy living
Defining your own success, and practical topics such as healthy eating and financial planning, are part of the sixth annual “Empowering the Woman in You: Shattering the Glass Ceiling,” a free symposium from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17 at the College of Lake County. The event, which is open to Lake County women age 16 and older, will take place in Lower Level A Wing of the Grayslake Campus, 19351 W. Washington St. For details, visit https://tinyurl.com/ya2pmg48.
Summer Explore Camps offer hands-on learning for K-12 youth
Registration is open for the College of Lake County’s Explore Summer Camps, which offer youth in grades 1-12 weeklong courses during June and July, in topics from cooking to NASA astronomy. Locations are the Grayslake Campus, 19351 W. Washington St. and the Southlake Campus at 1120 S. Milwaukee Ave. in Vernon Hills. Choose between mornings, afternoons or both. Cost of each camp ranges from $175 to $195. For details, visit www.clcillinois.edu/summercamps, call the Customer Service Center at (847) 543-2615 or email CPEInfo@clcillinois.edu.
CLC student helps design Mars rover model at NASA workshop
Nathaniel Leichty, a College of Lake County Honors Scholar, was part of an eight-person team that placed second in a four-team competition to design and build a model of a Mars rover at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston Feb. 13-16. For more information, visit https://tinyurl.com/y9c493e4.