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Photo credit: Northern Illinois University. All 15 students of the first cohort of the
Achievements | Commencement
Published 05/13/2021

ECC and NIU celebrate first Elementary Education Transfer Pathway graduating class

Elgin Community College and Northern Illinois University hosted a recognition event on May 7 on ECC’s campus to celebrate the first cohort of 15 students who completed the ECC-to-NIU College of Education transfer pathway degree.

The ECC Foundation's 23rd Annual Golf Classic is Monday, June 21
Events | Foundation
Published 05/06/2021

ECC Foundation’s annual Golf Classic is back on June 21

Tickets and sponsorships are now available for the 23rd Annual Elgin Community College Foundation Golf Classic on Monday, June 21, at the Elgin Country Club, 2575 Weld Road, Elgin. Golfers of all ages and abilities are invited.

The ECC Arts Center Presents
Arts Center | Events
Published 04/30/2021

ECC Arts Center presents “These Shining Lives” – a drama with roots close to home

The Elgin Community College Art Center will premier “These Shining Lives” on Saturday, May 15, at 7 p.m.

Graphic promoting ECC Arts Center's American Grands XXVI Showcase
Arts Center | Events
Published 04/22/2021

Enjoy student piano showcase American Grands XXVI from anywhere

On Saturday, May 1 at 7:00 p.m., the Elgin Community College Arts Center presents the 2021 American Grands XXVI as a virtual concert.

Make summer classes part of your plan at ECC.
Academics | Student Resources
Published 04/15/2021

Registration begins for ECC summer sessions

Registration for summer credit classes at Elgin Community College is underway and will continue until the first day of classes for each summer session beginning on June 7, June 14, and July 12. space permitting.

ECC Arts Center Presents Family Mariachi Band Cielito Lindo
Arts Center | Events
Published 04/13/2021

Family Mariachi Band Cielito Lindo Performs for the ECC Arts Center

The ECC Arts Center presents Cielito Lindo, a family mariachi band, for a free virtual performance on Saturday, April 16, at 7 p.m.

Bill Pelz Global Speaker Series
Published 03/25/2021

Bill Pelz Global Speaker Series explores international relations in the Biden Era

This webinar, titled “Seismic Shift or Status Quo? U.S. International Relations and Immigration in the Biden Era,” will take a critical look at the first movement on international relations in the new Biden administration.

Erin Vobornik, ESL unit adjunct faculty
Achievements | Faculty Profile
Published 03/23/2021

ECC’s Vobornik Wins National State Advocate for Adult Education Fellowship

Elgin Community College Adjunct Faculty in Adult Education, Erin Vobornik, MA, has been named an inaugural Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) State Advocate for Adult Education Fellow for 2021.