Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Olive-Harvey College President Kimberly Hollingsworth: Leading By Example

Kimberly Hollingsworth is the president of Olive-Harvey College, one of the City Colleges of Chicago. Situated on the southeast side of Chicago, the 67-acre community college campus houses a state-of-the-art transportation,...

Chicago Defender names City Colleges of Chicago Professor a 2021 Woman of Excellence

On May 2, the Chicago Defender presented their 2021 Women of Excellence Awards to 50 African American women. Among the honorees was Shanina M. Thomas, Adjunct Professor of African American Studies,...

26 City Colleges Students Named Semifinalists for Competitive Transfer Scholarship

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation recently announced the semifinalists under consideration for its highly-competitive Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship—and the list is packed with soon-to-be graduates from City Colleges of Chicago. In total,...
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City Colleges of Chicago Celebrates Adults Who Earned Their High School Equivalency

Gaspar Sanchez will speak at City Colleges of Chicago’s Adult Education High School Equivalency Recognition Ceremony on Saturday, June 4 at Arturo Velasquez Institute with his head held high. Naomi Monroe...

Harold Washington College Announces Search for Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs

Harold Washington College, one of the City Colleges of Chicago, announces its search for a Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs. The college seeks a visionary, transformative, and inspiring leader...

Harold Washington College Presents: Remembering Harold Washington Celebration

Harold Washington College Presents: Remembering Harold Washington Celebration The Public is invited to a celebratory event on April 20th and Harold Washington Life and Legacy Tour with Shermann “Dilla” Thomas TikTok Historian...
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Commencement 2022: Relive the Excitement of Graduation

Two ceremonies, seven colleges, around 1,700 graduates, and countless stories of resilience and success. On Sunday, May 1st, City Colleges of Chicago returned to the Wintrust Arena for the first time since...

Chicago Defender: City Colleges of Chicago Hosts Virtual College Exploration Week in Partnership with...

While Chicago Public Schools (CPS) high schoolers may be living and learning virtually, the college planning process continues. To ensure CPS students are prepared for life after high school, City Colleges...
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From the Studio to the Street: Truman Student Artists to Showcase Paintings and Photographs...

Truman College students are getting ready to bring their art out of the studio and into the streets of Uptown. As part of Uptown Art Week, on August 8th, several students...