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Portrait of Dean Follmann
Events | Foundation
Published 02/12/2019

Elgin Community College announces 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winner

Elgin Community College proudly announces its 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winner Dean Follmann, PhD. Follmann will be recognized during the Elgin Community College Foundation’s annual Founders’ Day Celebration and Luncheon on Sunday, Feb. 17 at the college’s main campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin.

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Academics | Achievements
Published 01/23/2019

ECC students recognized on fall 2018 President's List

Congratulations to the 864 students named to the President’s List for the fall 2018 semester. To achieve the President’s List distinction, students must complete a minimum of six credit hours of undergraduate level courses (100 level or above) during a semester with a term grade point average of 4.00.

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Academics | Achievements
Published 01/23/2019

ECC students recognized on fall 2018 Honors List

Congratulations to the 1,256 students named to the Honors List for the fall 2018 semester. To achieve the Honors List distinction, students must complete a minimum of six credit hours of undergraduate level courses (100 level or above) during a semester with a term grade point average of 3.00–3.49.

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Academics | Achievements
Published 01/23/2019

ECC students recognized on fall 2018 Dean’s List

Congratulations to the 890 students named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2018 semester. To achieve the Dean’s List distinction, students must complete a minimum of six credit hours of undergraduate level courses (100 level or above) during a semester with a term grade point average of 3.50–3.99.

2019 NISOD Recipients
Achievements
Published 01/01/2019

ECC announces 2019 NISOD Award winners

Five Elgin Community College employees have been selected to receive the 2019 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Award. The award recognizes outstanding faculty, staff and administrators of community and technical colleges.

A group of graduates stand during commencement
Events
Published 12/03/2018

ECC’s fall commencement to be held Dec. 15

Elgin Community College will hold two commencement ceremonies for the fall 2018 graduating class on Saturday, Dec. 15.

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Academics
Published 11/12/2018

A smart move: Register now for spring classes at ECC

Registration for spring credit classes is under way at Elgin Community College and will continue until the semester starts Jan. 14, space permitting.

EWC
Achievements
Published 10/12/2018

Hanover Park Education and Work Center receives $225,000 operations grant

The Education and Work Center (EWC), which provides basic skills training and employment services to a traditionally underserved area, recently received a $225,000 operations grant thanks to the successful efforts of Sen. Cristina Castro, Rep. Fred Crespo and Hanover Park Mayor Rodney Craig.