Elgin Community College News
Browse past news stories for Elgin Community College in Elgin, IL.
- Elgin Community College creates emergency relief fund for students
Elgin Community College’s philanthropic arm has raised more than $21,000 for students in need during the coronavirus outbreak, and it aims to raise even more. The ECC ...
- Elgin’s financial house is in order, mayor says, but city still faces problems with homelessness
he said during the Elgin Chamber of Commerce event at Elgin Community College. The city has diversified its revenues, which has helped keep the tax levy flat in the 2020 ...
- Down to business: Spreading a passion for dance
I took on a job teaching dance for Elgin Community College at the Fountain Square and Sunny Hill campuses, and I also taught ...
- Elgin Community College unveils Center for Emergency Services - Chicago Daily Herald
Classes are being moved from ECC's main campus in Elgin. The college offers programs in fire science and safety, emergency medical services, hazardous materials and apparatus, fire science management, public safety communic ...
- More than 2000 backpacks given away at Elgin Community College - Chicago Tribune
Thousands of people arrive at Elgin Community College Saturday to obtain backpacks filled with school supplies donated by area companies and organizations. Kim Devl ...
- Hundreds attend Project Backpack at Elgin Community College - Chicago Daily Herald
Elgin Community College's seventh annual Project Backpack Saturday added to its legacy of helping thousands of area students in need. More than 15,000 backpacks have ...
- Elgin Community College Supply Fair helps out students in need - Chicago Tribune
Back to school supplies will be distributed at Elgin Community College on a first-come, first served basis with a limit of one backpack per student. Recipients of s ...
- Elgin Community College, University of Illinois Chicago ink transfer student admission deal - Chicago Daily Herald
We are so excited about this because it does exactly what a community college and a university partnership is supposed to do." ECC is among the top 10 educational institutions in Illinois wi ...
- Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth Announces Over $200000 for Elgin Community College - eNews Park Forest
Schaumburg, ILâ€“(ENEWSPF)â€“July 29, 2016. Today, Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) announced $239,538 in federal funding for Elgin Community College under the U. ...
- Elgin Community College predicts layoffs due to state budget - Washington Times
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) - Officials at Elgin Community College say as many as 20 layoffs are coming due to anticipated funding shortfalls due to the lack of an Illinois state budget. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit. ...
- Elgin Community College predicts layoffs due to state budget - Chicago Daily Herald
ELGIN, Ill. -- Officials at Elgin Community College say as many as 20 layoffs are coming due to anticipated funding shortfalls due to the lack of an Illinois state budget. The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1 ...
- Elgin Community College could make cuts to plug $2.7 million deficit - Chicago Daily Herald
Officials at Elgin Community College are considering cutting expenses to plug a $2.7 million deficit next fiscal year due to state funding shortages. The college already has curbed unnece ...
- Sean Dunne, Elgin Community College try to gain momentum in postseason - Chicago Tribune
Elgin (37-16) gets this year's tournament pairings Monday, but the Spartans know their hitting has to be better with runners on base than against Kankakee. They had six runner ...
- Elgin Community College ending free tuition for some seniors - Chicago Daily Herald
Elgin Community College has allowed residents age 60 and older to take courses without paying tuition. But with the summer term, tuition will be waived only for people older than 65 with relatively low incomes. In r ...
- Elgin Community College team wins Literacy Volunteers Fox Valley trivia bee - Kane County Chronicle
AURORA â€“ A team from Elgin Community College, Mooreheads Are Better than One, won the annual Literacy Volunteers Fox Valley Trivia Bee for Literacy on Saturday, March 19, at Pipers Ban ...
- Brett Rau, Elgin Community College zero in on elusive Skyway title - Chicago Tribune
Elgin Community College's Brett Rau had just finished taking part in what looked like a 3-point shooting clinic, and he wouldn't mind seeing it again. "When we're in ou ...
- American Grands XXI returns to Elgin Community College - Chicago Daily Herald
Nearly 500 pianists of all ages and talent levels performed in American Grands XXI Saturday at Elgin Community College's Blizzard Theatre Saturday during three performa ...
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