Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Staff Perspective: First Year Experience at Olive-Harvey College Offers Students Support and a Sense...

When I was a young undergraduate student, I didn’t feel like I belonged at a higher education institution. That’s why, in my role as the inaugural Director of First Year Experience...

Olive-Harvey Will Lead Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Workforce Development in Chicago With the Support...

Olive-Harvey College is at the forefront of shaping the future of Chicago’s transportation, distribution, and logistics (TDL) sector—and with the support of a grant awarded this week through the Good Jobs...

An Inclusive Approach: City Colleges Strengthens Resources for Undocumented Students

“To my fellow DREAMers, don’t be afraid to view your undocumented status as a positive,” said Florencia Laino, a recent graduate of Wright College, at a press conference at Harold Washington...

It’s Always Game Time for Olive-Harvey College Athletic Director Rob Fletcher

Sports may be in the off season at City Colleges of Chicago right now, but Rob Fletcher, the Director of Intercollegiate and Intramural Athletics at Olive-Harvey College, is busy making plans...

Earn an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice at No Cost, and in Just One...

The “1 Year and Out” City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) Criminal Justice program offers Chicago residents the opportunity to earn an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Criminal Justice at...

Faculty Perspective: LGBTQ+ Support, Advocacy, and Education Important During Pride Month and Every Month

Dr. Cynthia Manns is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Olive-Harvey College and has been teaching at City Colleges of Chicago since 2010. She was born and raised in Chicago and...

Olive-Harvey College Urban Agriculture Department Announces Partnership with University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign College of...

Olive-Harvey College Urban Agriculture Department to contribute important data to Midwest database.   Olive-Harvey College (OHC) Urban Agriculture Department is pleased to announce their partnership with University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign College (UIUC)...

Here to Help: A Conversation with OHC’s Executive Director of Student Financial Aid Services

We asked Vincent Harris, Executive Director of Student Financial Aid Services at Olive-Harvey College a little about his job and how he helps students access higher education every day.  What is your...