Crystal Lake campus to celebrate 25th anniversary

Columbia College of Missouri-Crystal Lake April 10, 2014


Columbia College of Missouri-Crystal Lake campus is celebrating its 25th anniversary and will host an event to be held at its campus on April 22 at 4 p.m. Students, faculty, staff and alumni are welcome to attend this historic event. Debra Hartman, campus director, and John Altman, lead faculty member for the Crystal Lake and Elgin campuses, will provide remarks with a reception follow
ing.
        
“We are thrilled to celebrate this significant milestone,” said Hartman. “The college has enjoyed a fantastic partnership with McHenry County College. Over the past quarter century, Columbia College-Crystal Lake has awarded nearly 1,300 degrees, and we look forward to helping more students achieve their educational goals.”
         
Columbia College of Missouri features four campuses in the state of Illinois, located in Lake County (Gurnee), Crystal Lake, Elgin and Freeport, and offers a variety of in-seat and online degrees. In 1974, the college entered into an agreement to provide post-secondary education opportunities for sailors at Naval Station Great Lakes. Today, more than 38 years later, the Columbia College of Missouri campuses in Illinois serve more than 2,250 students annually. There are more than 4,700 Columbia College alumni in the state of Illinois, the third largest college alumni population in the nation. 
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Have you applied for the eScholarship?

Columbia College Evening & Nationwide campuses

April 9, 2014


If you completed three or more online classes this year, don’t miss your opportunity to apply for the Online Campus eScholarship! Selected individuals will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year. The eScholarship is designed to reward outstanding achievement in online study at Columbia College. Consideration will be given to those applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum criteria, demonstrate a history of academic excellence and personal growth as a result of taking online courses with Columbia College.

This one-time award can be applied toward tuition, books and fees with Columbia College for the upcoming 2014-15 academic year (cash awards will not be made).

Check out the eScholarship criteria to see if you’re eligible to apply. You must meet the criteria at the time of application.
  • Be an undergraduate degree-seeking student attending one of the Nationwide, Evening or Online campuses.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 with Columbia College.
  • Successful completion of at least three online courses during the 2013-14 academic year.
  • Have at least 21 hours of online coursework with Columbia College, nine or more of     which were taken within the 2013-14 academic year.
  • Complete and submit the application form to your local campus no later than June 10.
  • Complete and submit the eScholarship short-answer form to your local campus no later than June 10.

Nationwide students can request the application and short-answer form from their local campus. Completed forms should be returned to the local campus, as well. Evening students can request and submit the forms directly to the Evening Campus.
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Have you applied for the eScholarship?

Columbia College Evening & Nationwide campuses

April 9, 2014


If you completed three or more online classes this year, don’t miss your opportunity to apply for the Online Campus eScholarship! Selected individuals will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship for the 2014-15 academic year. The eScholarship is designed to reward outstanding achievement in online study at Columbia College. Consideration will be given to those applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum criteria, demonstrate a history of academic excellence and personal growth as a result of taking online courses with Columbia College.

This one-time award can be applied toward tuition, books and fees with Columbia College for the upcoming 2014-15 academic year (cash awards will not be made).

Check out the eScholarship criteria to see if you’re eligible to apply. You must meet the criteria at the time of application.
  • Be an undergraduate degree-seeking student attending one of the Nationwide, Evening or Online campuses.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 with Columbia College.
  • Successful completion of at least three online courses during the 2013-14 academic year.
  • Have at least 21 hours of online coursework with Columbia College, nine or more of     which were taken within the 2013-14 academic year.
  • Complete and submit the application form to your local campus no later than June 10.
  • Complete and submit the eScholarship short-answer form to your local campus no later than June 10.

Nationwide students can request the application and short-answer form from their local campus. Completed forms should be returned to the local campus, as well. Evening students can request and submit the forms directly to the Evening Campus.
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Lake of the Ozarks campus to host Community Appreciation Day and Book Drive

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks

April 7, 2014

Students, alumni, staff and friends of the college! Join us for our 6th Annual Community Appreciation Day and Book Drive here at the Lake campus. The first 300 in attendance get a free t-shirt and everyone that donates a book (K-5th grade appropriate) is entered to win amazing prizes! Also, free lunch, great musical performances, faculty presentations, awesome prizes and much more will be showcased at the great community event.


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Lake Campus partners with CCAA, Career Services to host résumé building workshop

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks
March 27, 2014


Complete photo album from the event 


Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks welcomed alumni, students and community members to campus on March 25 for a 'Tools for our Times' Résumé Building Workshop. Don Malson, director of the Grossnickle Career Services Center, walked the group through all of the different types of résumés, details on putting together a great cover letter or job objective and quick tips to impress at an interview.

The event was sponsored by the Columbia College Alumni Association in cooperation with Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks. To learn more about the Grossnickle Career Services center, log on to http://www.ccis.edu/careerservices. 




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Elgin campus students named to dean's list

Columbia College-Elgin

March 25, 2014

The following students were named to the Columbia College of Missouri-Elgin campus dean’s list for the October-December 2013 and January-March 2014 sessions:


First Name

Last Name

City

State
Donte N.
Bland
Great Lakes
Ill. 
Jacqueline M.
Noble
Charleston
Ill. 

To be named to the dean’s list a student must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a four-point scale.
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Freeport campus students named to dean's list

Columbia College-Freeports

March 25, 2014

The following students were named to the Columbia College of Missouri-Freeport dean’s list for the October-December 2013 and January-March 2014 sessions:


First Name

Last Name

City

State
Keith A.
Bardell
Freeport
Ill. 
Tammy
Stichter
Freeport
Ill. 
Jordan L.
Tempel
Freeport
Ill. 
Chase
York
Freeport
Ill. 


          To be named to the dean’s list a student must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a four-point scale.
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Crystal Lake campus students named to dean's list

Columbia College-Crystal Lake 

March 25, 2014

The following 21 students were named to the Columbia College of Missouri-Crystal Lake Campus dean’s list for the October-December 2013 and January-March 2014 sessions:


First Name

Last Name

City

State
Jessica M.
Bauman
Harvard
IL
Camille M.
Crowley
Crystal Lake
IL
Nathan
Fairbanks
Crystal Lake
IL
Cassie M.
Flynn
Mchenry
IL
Gheraldinne
Hafferkamp
Cary
IL
Tamara L.
Haskins
Rolling Meadows
IL
Jessica L.
Hubner
Crystal Lake
IL
Monique R.
Hunt
Harvard
IL
Roberta H.
Jorge
Crystal Lake
IL
Ronald
Joseph
Crystal Lake
IL
Andrea
Kirimis
Crystal Lake
IL
Aaron M.
Ludwigsen
Crystal Lake
IL
Kimberly A.
Mack
Genoa City
WI
Bonilee
MacLay
Williams Bay
WI
Scott A.
Miller
Johnsburg
IL
Christina M.
O'Connor
Lake in the Hills
IL
Sarah A.
Oliver
Woodstock
IL
Maria G.
Ortiz
Woodstock
IL
Zane R.
Seipler
Woodstock
IL
Kenneth
Wiltse
Belvidere
IL
Aileen M.
Zei
Woodstock
IL


          To be named to the dean’s list a student must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a four-point scale.
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Lake County campus students named to dean's list

Columbia College-Lake County

3/25/2014

The following 25 students were named to the Columbia College of Missouri-Lake County dean’s list for the October-December 2013 and January-March 2014 sessions:


First Name

Last Name

City

State
Amber B.
Akers
Gurnee
IL
Komla M.
Ako
Waukegan
IL
Samantha L.
Anderson
Lake Villa
IL
Vincent J.
Barnes
Chicago
IL
Chris
Bellson
Lake Villa
IL
Marian L.
Bernard
Grayslake
IL
Angel A.
Bledsoe
Beach Park
IL
Nicole C.
Bucolic
Lake Zurich
IL
Frank
Calandra
Gurnee
IL
Donnell
Chapman
Great Lakes
IL
Jacob M.
Connoy
Grayslake
IL
Marisa V.
Cortez
Great Lakes
IL
Spencer L.
Duffy
Round Lake
IL
Dorriann
Emmerich
Gurnee
IL
Denise B.
Flores
Zion
IL
David
Gandee
Troy
IL
Donicia R.
Harris
Waukegan
IL
James F.
Herron
Lake Bluff
IL
Glenn B.
Martinie
Lake Villa
IL
Lezley R.
Neff
Great Lakes
IL
Amanda A.
Powers
Libertyville
IL
Linda M.
Pulliam
North Chicago
IL
Lisa M.
Reisig
Ingleside
IL
Daquann L.
Woodall
Great Lakes
IL
George X.
Zhou
Grayslake
IL



          To be named to the dean’s list a student must have completed 12 semester hours in a 16-week period and achieved a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a four-point scale.
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