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Last week, a group of lab managers from across the City Colleges of Chicago met at Olive-Harvey College to attend a lab safety training meeting and discussion. Dr. Oliver Pergams of Olive-Harvey led them out on a tour of the beautiful wetland on campus, a 10-acre space that is home to white-tailed deercoyotesred-winged blackbirdsprairie crayfish, butterflies, dragonflies, and many native plants.

One of the images features a rare, native orchid species that is popping up all over the wetland. Can you spot it? 

The President’s Gallery on the 11th floor of Harold Washington College has been transformed! Jason Pallas, curator of the gallery, has been working on a collaborative and experimental exhibit titled “The Condition of the Frog Is Uncertain”. 

For more details, and to learn the origin of this strange title, click here.

Work continues on the new Malcolm X College! Five of the seven garage floors have been poured. 

Check out these amazing photos of Truman College via one of our students there, Hadi Abdollahian. Thanks for letting us repost these!

Click here to browse his website and check out more of his amazing photography.

It pays to finish faster! See why you should take 15 credits a semester at CCC — and why we’ll give you two free classes if you do. 

Join Lean In’s Q&A with Sheryl Sandberg to kick off Lean In Circles on campus!

Check out the discussion tonight at 6:30pm on this LiveStream link.

If you’re traveling between the colleges, use the CCC shuttle! It’s FREE for all of our faculty, staff and students, and you can track it from your smartphone.

Click here for more info.

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Today is #‎ConstitutionDay‬ at CCC! Celebrate it at your City College today by exploring its importance to the USA.

¡De todos nuestros profesores, personal y estudiantes, un gran abrazo a México!

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Recently, the members of the DSGA (District Student Government Association) stopped by for a meeting at CCC’s District Office! Esau Chavez of Daley College, Ruth Marquez of Harold Washington Colle and Jason Parks of Olive-Harvey College (left to right) have distinguished themselves as leaders at their colleges, and are the student voice at our District Office (at City Colleges of Chicago)