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PSC graduate wins community service award

PSC graduate wins community service award

Peg Donohue, left, a member of the Prairie State College board of trustees, congratulates PSC graduate Natasha Wallace on receiving the 2014 Dr. James H. Griffith Community Service Award.

October 24, 2014 12:00 am

It is not too late to register for Mental Health Conference at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | It might be the most helpful and informative conference you attend all year. Prairie State College is hosting a conference to help people understand mental health. Titled, “Changing Perspectives and Altering Perceptions: Understanding Mental Health,” the conference is a ful…

October 16, 2014 12:00 am

Nicor Gas kicks off Careers in Energy Week

NAPERVILLE, Ill. |  Nicor Gas, Northern Illinois’s largest natural gas distribution company, which serves customers in more than 650 communities, is partnering with the Illinois Energy Workforce Consortium and other Illinois-based energy groups to increase public awareness of a variety of ca…

October 15, 2014 12:00 am

Fossil, Gem, Mineral, and Jewelry Show at Prairie State College Oct. 18 and 19

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The Prairie State College Natural Science Department is hosting the South Suburban Earth Science Club Fossil, Gem, Mineral, and Jewelry Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 18 and 19, in the Prairie Center Gym on PSC’s main campus at 202 S. Halsted St. 

October 13, 2014 12:00 am

Fit Prairie State College into your life

Still thinking about that college degree or certificate, but not sure how to fit a course or two into your life? Did you miss the chance to register for college courses this fall? If the answer to those questions is yes, then Prairie State College may be the place for you to start — or finis…

October 06, 2014 12:00 am

PSC hosts annual College Fair on Oct. 14

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College is hosting the Illinois College Exposition Fair from 6 to 8 p.m., Oct. 14, in the Atrium on the PSC main campus at 202 S. Halsted St. 

October 05, 2014 12:00 am
Prairie State celebrates manufacturing industry

Prairie State celebrates manufacturing industry

R.D. Parpart II, right, of ArcelorMittal, explains what his company has to offer to student Miguel Alfaro as Prairie State College celebrated Manufacturing Day on Thursday.

October 03, 2014 12:00 am
Prairie State celebrates manufacturing industry

Prairie State celebrates manufacturing industry

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Manufacturing Day is a nationwide event intended to increase awareness of the importance and value of the manufacturing industry and its careers.

October 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Prairie State celebrates manufacturing industry

Prairie State celebrates manufacturing industry

Robyn Williams, left, a student at Prairie State College in Chicago Heights, examines a product as Prairie State College celebrated its Manufacturing Day on Thursday in the college's Industrial Technology Wing with lab tours, machine demonstrations and a career exploration fair.

October 03, 2014 12:00 am

PSC Job Fair is Oct. 15

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Representatives from companies and institutions from across the metropolitan Chicago area will be recruiting for full-time, part-time and internship positions, ranging from entry level to professional and managerial levels, at the Prairie State College annual fall job fair.

October 01, 2014 12:00 am
Madigan: Nurses' training will help prosecute sexual assault cases

Madigan: Nurses' training will help prosecute sexual assault cases

HAZEL CREST | Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan spoke Tuesday to  nurses receiving specialized training in how to handle sexual assault cases, saying their efforts will help both the victims and prosecutors.

September 30, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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National Manufacturing Day to shine light on sector

Students often overlook manufacturing as a career path, but Manufacturing Day hopes to make them more aware of the option.

September 30, 2014 12:28 pm

Manufacturing Day scheduled Oct. 2 at Prairie State College

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College is celebrating Manufacturing Day with an exhibitor fair from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Oct. 2, in the Prairie Center, located in the Tech Wing on the college’s main campus at 202 S. Halsted St.

September 29, 2014 12:00 am

PSC celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with various events that are open to the public. All events will take place at the college’s main campus, 202 S. Halsted St.

September 25, 2014 12:00 am

Late Start Classes an option at Prairie State College

One of the great things about a community college is the flexibility in course scheduling. Since community colleges understand that students have complicated, busy and demanding lives, they offer many flexible options for students to obtain their degree or certificate. At Prairie State Colle…

September 01, 2014 12:00 am
High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

Prairie State College assistant professor Natalie McGathey, left, and associate professor Christine Brooms, right, welcomed district high school students to the recent STEM@PSC Summer Science and Math Camp held at the college. Among the student participants were, from second from left, Tyron…

August 24, 2014 12:00 am
High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

High school students participate in PSC Summer Science and Math Camp

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Students from throughout the south suburbs participated in a summer science and math camp at Prairie State College.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Photographer of the Year and annual student exhibit opens at PSC

CHICAGO HEIGHTS |  A selection of works from Prairie State College Photographer of the Year honoree Carole Rose will be on display through Sept. 18 in the Christopher Art Gallery on the college’s main campus at 202 S. Halsted St.

August 22, 2014 12:00 am
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