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Michelle Kershner, M.Ed., professor of mathematics
Achievements | Faculty Profile
Published 02/24/2021

ECC’s Michelle Kershner receives Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty Award

Michelle Kershner, M.Ed., professor of mathematics, is a 2021 recipient of the American Association of Community Colleges’ (AACC) Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award. One of only 23 recipients nation-wide, the award is recognition for faculty members making a difference in the community college classroom.

Foyer of the Blizzard Theatre in Building H
Arts Center | Events
Published 02/10/2021

#MakeArtAlways Spring Virtual Series at ECC

The #MakeArtAlways virtual series continues this spring with the first event on Friday, Feb. 1, 2021.

Bill Pelz Global Speaker Series
Published 02/10/2021

Bill Pelz Global Speaker Series returns and explores art in the midst of chaos

"Art Reaction! How Major Crises Inform, Impact, and Inspire Art" explores the fascinating history of art created during Global and national crises–from periods of pandemic, war, and unrest.

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Academics | Achievements
Published 02/10/2021

ECC Recognizes Fall 2020 Academic Scholars

Together, the President of ECC and the Assistant Vice President of Student Services and Development/Dean of Students recognizes the level of high academic scholarship demonstrated during the semester.

Three authors will join the ECC Writers Center for a virtual spring reading series.
Events | Writers Center
Published 02/09/2021

ECC Writers Center Reading Series Present Spring 2021 Line Up

The Writers Center at Elgin Community College will host three authors for the Spring 2021 Reading Series. Due to ongoing social distancing practices, the events will take place virtually. All readings begin at 7:30 p.m.

Get into STEM with ECC!
Academics | Events
Published 02/05/2021

ECC presents Math and Science STEM Speaker Series

A virtual STEM speaker series presented by ECC STEM faculty will be offered on Zoom.

MAGIC Black Lives Matter Series
Published 01/28/2021

ECC discussion series delves into the history of racism in the Midwest

Elgin Community College’s Multicultural and Global Initiatives Committee (MAGIC) presents the next installment of its popular “Black Lives Matter” series in conjunction with Black History Month. Part VI, titled ‘A Historical Perspective,’ is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m.

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Published 01/27/2021

ECC Partners with Illinois Department of Health for COVID-19 Testing in February

Elgin Community College will host daily COVID-19 testing by the Illinois Department of Health throughout February.