Saturday, May 8, 2021

Wilbur Wright College and DPI Announce Partnership To Build More Diverse Tech Talent Pipeline

The Discovery Partners Institute (DPI) and Wilbur Wright College recently announced a new partnership to support and develop promising and diverse tech talent in Illinois, with a focus on pathways into...

New Scholarship Designed to Help Chicago Students ACE Their Futures

2020 was an unparalleled year that undoubtedly forced some Chicago high school graduates to push pause on their studies or rethink their next steps. However, a new scholarship program supported by...

Six questions with our new diversity officer

Bruce King, pictured, is excited to join City Colleges of Chicago as its Inaugural Associate Vice Chancellor for Racial Equity. A native of Chicago’s south side and product of Chicago Public Schools, Bruce brings...

CCC’s Harold Washington College named a Citizen Leadership Center by The Citizens Campaign, and...

Recently, The Citizens Campaign announced the establishment of 10 Citizen Leadership Centers based primarily at community colleges around the nation. The Leadership Centers aim to give citizens the tools and know-how...

PEPSICO LAUNCHES $40 MILLION COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROGRAM TO SUPPORT 4,000 BLACK AND HISPANIC STUDENTS

Will Provide Students in 20 Cities with Funding for Tuition and Living Expenses as well as Professional Mentoring, Training and Opportunities for Work Experience Program Is a Cornerstone Initiative of PepsiCo’s More...

City Colleges Spring Break Takes Place from March 29-April 4

Next week is Spring Break at City Colleges, which means no classes will take place Monday, March 29 – Sunday, April 4. Additionally, the colleges, live chat, and Call Center will...
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Popularity for Illinois’ Dual Credit Program Continues to Rise with Illinois High School Students

More than 500,000 students have earned early college credit before High School graduation since 2010 SPRINGFIELD – Over the last decade, Illinois’ Dual Credit Program has seen a steady enrollment increase of...

Listen to past discussions in our acclaimed Seven Strong Speaker Series —Why City Colleges...

We invite you to listen to past discussions in our acclaimed Seven Strong Speaker Series —Why City Colleges of Chicago Matters: Empowering Black Lives — addressing Black equity and opportunity. View...

Wright College Tutor Michelle Duster Pens Acclaimed Book, Ida B. the Queen: The Extraordinary...

When Michelle Duster was a little girl, she began scribbling down stories almost as soon as she learned to write. Whether it was on the yellow paper with blue lines or...
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