City Colleges Celebrates Class of 2024 Illinois High School Diploma Earners at Inspiring Ceremony

June 17, 2024

Saturday, June 15 marked graduation day for City Colleges of Chicago’s Class of 2024 Illinois high school diploma earners. Students from all six colleges where...

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Olive-Harvey College’s Senior Vice President Brandon Nichols joins panel at the White House’s Initiative Summit

June 11, 2024

Olive-Harvey College’s Senior Vice President Brandon Nichols will be a panelist at the White House’s Initiative for Black Americans Power Up Summit on June 12...

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Community colleges offer clean-energy training as climate-related jobs expand across America

June 10, 2024

DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — On the South Side of Chicago, students learn to work on Rivian electric pickup trucks and SUVs through a new technician...

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Two City Colleges Students Recognized for Voter Registration, Education, and Turnout Efforts

May 23, 2024

More than 100 college students nationwide were selected for the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge’s third annual Student Voting Honor Roll, including two City Colleges...

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Associated Press Reports: Community colleges offer clean energy training as climate-related jobs expand across America

May 20, 2024

DANVILLE, Illinois (AP) — On the south side of Chicago, students learn to work on Rivian electric pickup trucks and SUVs through a new technician...

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Nexamp Launches Fellowship Program in Chicago to Make Renewable Energy Careers More Accessible

April 30, 2024

April 29, 2024 – Nexamp, the nation’s largest community solar company, has just launched a new fellowship program in partnership with the City Colleges of...

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Empowering Black Learners: Insights from the Inaugural Black Learner Excellence Summit

April 30, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago, LevelUp, Achieving the Dream (ATD), and the University of Chicago Inclusive Economy Lab (IEL) came together with leaders in higher education...

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City Colleges Celebrates 2024 Luminary Award Recipients

April 26, 2024

For the past seven years, City Colleges of Chicago has honored those in our community who make our classrooms and offices brighter. From faculty members...

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City Colleges Celebrates Class of 2024 Star Scholars at Annual Cording Ceremony

April 25, 2024

On Wednesday, April 24, 2024, City Colleges of Chicago recognized a special group of students—those who are earning their associate degrees during the 2023-24 academic...

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Career Jumpstarter

April 17, 2024

Cheryl Freeman-Smith is committed to diversifying the manufacturing, transportation and logistics industries. When Cheryl Freeman-Smith looked around at Commencement in 1992, she was one of...

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Rolling Out reports: Olive-Harvey College honors 1-Year criminal justice graduates

April 10, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago are providing a path to an impactful career in half the time Chicago’s Olive-Harvey College reverberated with applause and pride on...

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CBS 2 Reports: Students prepare to become Chicago police officer in 1-year City Colleges Criminal Justice program

April 4, 2024

CHICAGO (CBS) – Some students at Olive-Harvey College are on the pathway to become Chicago police officers. They're graduating on Thursday and will soon take a...

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Faculty, Staff from Three City Colleges Receive NISOD Excellence Award

April 1, 2024

Employees from Kennedy-King, Malcolm X, and Olive-Harvey Colleges are 2024 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards Recipients. The NISOD Excellence Awards...

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Malcolm X and Olive-Harvey Colleges Named '2024 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges'

April 1, 2024

The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) and Diverse: Issues In Higher Education (Diverse) have recognized Malcolm X College and Olive-Harvey College as...

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Two City Colleges of Chicago Wellness Center Directors are Honored by the Chicago Foundation for Women

February 22, 2024

Clinical Director of the Wellness Center at Olive-Harvey College LaTia Lane and Clinical Director of Richard J. Daley College’s Wellness Center Destinee Miguest have both...

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WBBM AM Reports: City College of Chicago students take immersive trip to South Africa

February 15, 2024

Some local college students are off on a first-of-its-kind trip. “It’s a cultural immersion experience for our students,” explains Akiza Boddie-Willis, a grants administrator at...

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