CLC’s Science & Engineering Building awarded LEED Platinum certification
The College of Lake County announced today that its Science & Engineering Building has been certified by the nonprofit U.S. Green Building Council as LEED® Platinum, the highest level of certification achievable with the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design rating system. For details, visit https://tinyurl.com/yddfryry.
College strengthens its commitment to student success as part of Achieving the Dream national network
The College of Lake County has strengthened its commitment to improving student success by becoming among the first institutions to join the 2019 Cohort of the Achieving the Dream (ATD) National Network. Achieving the Dream leads a growing network of community colleges across America committed to helping their students, particularly low-income students and students of color achieve their goals for academic success, personal growth and economic opportunity. For more information, visit
CLC receives national award for best budgeting practices
The College of Lake County recently was recognized for best practices in community college budgeting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada for its Fiscal Year 2018 budget. For more information, visit https://tinyurl.com/y8neu4rn.
Feb. 16: World Premiere of ‘Elisa Monte Dance Does Brubeck’ comes to JLC
Gravity-defying physical power, as well as winding and twisting dance that bridges cultural barriers, highlights the world premiere of “Elisa Monte Dance Does Brubeck” at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16 at the College of Lake County. The performance takes place in the Mainstage Theatre of the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts at CLC’s Grayslake Campus. For details, visit https://tinyurl.com/y9bwaez3.
Feb. 27: CLC’s nursing degree program to host accreditation visit
The College of Lake County will host in late February a site review for continuing accreditation of its associate degree nursing program by the Atlanta-based Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The community is invited to meet the site visit team and share comments about the program in person at a meeting from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 in Room T327 on the Grayslake Campus. For details, visit https://tinyurl.com/ya6e6rv3.
College Foundation names Joe Sweeney as major gifts officer
The College of Lake County Foundation has named Joe Sweeney as major gifts officer.
Sweeney,who started Jan. 7, has more than 30 years of experience in development and fundraising. For more information, visit https://tinyurl.com/ycvywxz3.