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Victor Wooten has partnered with ECC Arts Center for virtual workshops
Arts Center | Events
Published 11/10/2020

ECC Arts Center #MakeArtAlways Virtual Series brings Victor Wooten’s workshop Nov. 13

Five-time Grammy-winning bassist Victor Wooten returns to Elgin Community College with an expanded version of his Music Lesson Workshop on Friday, Nov. 13 at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

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Published 11/06/2020

Nov. 12 webinar examines the ethical impact of COVID-19 on existing global issues

Elgin Community College will host a Bill Pelz Global Speaker Series event titled "Under Pressure: An Ethical, Historical, and Sociological Discussion on COVID-19's Impact Upon Pre-Existing Human Catastrophe" on Thursday, Nov. 12, at 2 p.m.

Published 11/05/2020

ECC celebrates International Week with virtual events and activities

ECC’s International Week will be ‘Zooming Around the World’ from Nov. 9 to 13, with daily events and activities for all to enjoy.

Registration is now open for Spring 2021 classes at Elgin Community College.
Published 11/02/2020

ECC Spring 2021 Registration Now Open

Registration for spring credit classes is underway at Elgin Community College and will continue until classes start on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, space permitting.

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Published 10/30/2020

Black Lives Matter series explores why talking about racism can be so uncomfortable

Elgin Community College’s Multicultural and Global Initiatives Committee (MAGIC) presents Part V of the series, “Black Lives Matter,” on Thursday, Nov. 5, at 2 p.m.

ECC Foundation's 2020 Distinguished Alumni, Linda Deering Dean
Achievements | Alumni Profile | Foundation
Published 10/29/2020

Elgin Community College announces 2020 Distinguished Alumni and Community Award winners

Elgin Community College proudly announces its 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award winner, Linda Deering Dean.

One of ECC's gold-award winning entries for NCMPR Medallions.
Published 10/28/2020

ECC recognized with 25 Medallion awards from National Council for Marketing and Public Relations

The Elgin Community College Marketing and Communications Department received 25 awards at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 3 Medallion Awards.

ECC President, David Sam, PhD, JD, LLM, speaks to attendees of the ECC Foundation's virtual gala via remote link from campus.
Events | Foundation
Published 10/27/2020

ECC Gala pushes student success fundraiser past $100,000 goal

The event was the final push needed for the Foundation to surpass its overall goal of raising more than $100,000 for the Student Success Fund by the end of 2020.