ECC In the News
ECC Arts Center presents, 'The Best of The Second City,' a must-see show featuring the improv comedy theater’s best sketches and songs
"The Best of The Second City," celebrating nearly sixty years of cutting-edge satirical revues, will entertain and delight the audience at the ECC Arts Center on Saturday, May 12. The show begins at 7 p.m. The ECC Arts Center is located in Building H on the Elgin Community College campus at 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin.
Registration for summer and fall credit classes is under way at Elgin Community College and will continue until classes start, space permitting.
Culinary Arts students at Elgin Community College will square off against students from Harper College in a head-to-head cupcake showdown at the Hoffman Estates’ 2018 Bon Appetit Community Food and Drink Festival on Thursday, April 26. The event will take place from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Stonegate Conference and Banquet Centre, 2401 W. Higgins Road, in Hoffman Estates.
Elgin Community College will hold a series of events and activities throughout April during its monthlong celebration of Asian Pacific Month. All events are free, open to the public, and will be held at ECC’s Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, unless otherwise noted.
ECC Arts Center presents 'She Kills Monsters,' an action-packed comedic play of fantasy and adventure
Elgin Community College Theatre’s production of "She Kills Monsters," a dramatic comedy play by Qui Nguyen, will take place Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 29; Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. The performance, directed by Susan A. Robinson, ECC assistant professor of theatre, will be held at the ECC Arts Center located in Building H on the Elgin Community College campus at 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin.
"American English," the acclaimed Beatles tribute band, will perform all 27 of the fab four's songs that reached number one on the Billboard charts on Saturday, April 28 at 7 p.m. at the ECC Arts Center located in Building H on the Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin.
ECC Arts Center presents 'Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience', featuring an adorable cast of daring rescue dogs
The Elgin Community College Arts Center presents the Centerstage performance of "Chris Perondi’s Stunt Dog Experience," on Friday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be held at the ECC Arts Center located in Building H on the Spartan Drive Campus, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin.
Regional Workforce Development Forum demonstrates ECC's commitment to economic success in local communities
Elgin Community College hosted its first Regional Workforce Development Forum on Thursday, March 8 with more than 50 economic development, workforce development and education professionals from surrounding counties in attendance.
When Pietrina Probst, Elgin Community College’s coordinator of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and student disabilities services, discussed the idea of Disability Awareness Month, ECC students didn’t hesitate. Probst, the advisor of ADAPT—a student club that advocates for disability awareness—said students were eager to get plans in motion.Read Story
A decision to learn how to juggle over 20 years ago turned into a relatable, lesson-worthy opportunity for Elgin Community College Professor of English and Honors Program Director Jason Kane.Read Story
Elgin Community College Adjunct Math Instructor Will Doty knows the importance of preparation, practice and adaptation, both in his leading role as professor and side gig as a crowd-pleasing karaoke singer. A big fan of music and theatre, Doty compares teaching to “producing, rehearsing and performing a new concert or play daily,” because of the amount of effort, planning and rehearsing that goes into just one day’s lesson plans.Read Story