Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Fueling Future Teachers: City Colleges Addresses Teacher Shortage Through Multiple Programs for Educators

Across the nation and right here in Chicagoland, schools are focused on staffing their classrooms before children go back to school in the coming days and weeks. But as school districts all...

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...
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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...

Adult Learning Creates Access and Opportunity

I was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico, and I came to the United States at fifteen years old. My mother raised us on her own in Chicagoland, and I...
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CCC Observes Asian American and Pacific Island Heritage Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month. It is observed throughout the month to recognize the contributions and influence of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans in United States...
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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...
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Truman College Professor Receives AATSP Outstanding Community College Teacher of the Year Award

Surprisingly, this year’s American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese (AATSP) Outstanding Community College Teacher of the Year Elia López didn’t set out to become a teacher. As the oldest of...