South Suburban College
With the ever-rising cost of higher education, high school students and their families face increasingly crucial and challenging choices regarding what and where to pursue their future goals.
SOUTH HOLLAND | The Chicagoland Speakers Network is hosting a Women’s Empowerment Event from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 12 at South Suburban College’s Oak Forest Center.
As current workers retire, experts predict 875,000 high-tech industrial jobs will be needed by 2020.
SOUTH HOLLAND | Two local businesses moved a step closer to expanding Tuesday night.
SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College’s Division of Adult Education is offering a wide range of opportunities for adults to build the basic skills required for success.
Steve Kasper, left front, department chair of Building Construction & Industrial Technology, demonstrates using a sledgehammer on Aug. 27 as students dismantle a house before rebuilding it at South Suburban College in South Holland.
Shaqeia Johnson, of Hammond, hammers nails out of a board in her carpentry class on Aug. 27 at South Suburban College in South Holland.
Donnie Giles, of East Hazel Crest, practices stick welding beads on a plate in his Highway Construction Careers Training Program class on Aug. 27 at South Suburban College in South Holland. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a need for 875,000 high-tech industrial jobs by 2020.
Darius Smith, of Calumet City, hammers nails out of a board as he works Aug. 27 on tearing down a house in a carpentry class at South Suburban College in South Holland.
Donnie Giles, of East Hazel Crest, practices stick welding beads on a plate on Aug. 27 in his Highway Construction Careers Training Program class at South Suburban College in South Holland. It's a 12-week, 450-hour program aimed at helping students get started with a career in the trades. SS…
Charles Rodriguez Jr., of Lansing, left, and Lekeif Sudor, of South Holland, take a break outside their welding booths during their Highway Construction Careers Training Program class at South Suburban College in South Holland. SSC is one of 12 schools around the state of Illinois to offer t…
Darius Smith, of Calumet City, left, Justice Allen, of Country Club Hills, and Kendell Godfrey, also of Calumet City, work on tearing down a house in their carpentry class Aug. 27 at South Suburban College in South Holland. Local colleges are offering classes in the trades to close a coming…
Adjunct welding instructor Lisa Moran, left, watches as Lemoyne Smith, of Chicago, practices stick welding beads on a plate on Aug. 27 in the Highway Construction Careers Training Program at South Suburban College in South Holland. Training in the trades, such as carpentry and welding, offer…
The south suburbs will become a little greener this year thanks to an effort by the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association and its partners to plan, promote, and construct green infrastructure throughout the region.
South Suburban College was notified in a letter last month from the Illinois Community College Board of their approval for a new Manufacturing Basics 16-hour Certificate. SSC rolled out the new credit program at the start of the fall semester, with plans for more manufacturing pathways alrea…
South Suburban College President Don Manning presents a graduation certificate to Shawn Higgins, of Calumet City, in May. Higgins finished the college's Highway Construction Careers Training Program and is now in a five-year apprenticeship with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Wor…
Jeff Waddy, far left, dean of Allied Health & Careers, and Don Manning, far right, SSC president, pose with the first class of Speech Language Pathology Assistant students.
SOUTH HOLLAND | South Suburban College, 15800 S. State St., has graduated its first class of Speech Language Pathology Assistant students.
SOUTH HOLLAND | The Art & Design Department of South Suburban College presents a new exhibition titled Welcome to Earth to open the college’s fall semester exhibits. Welcome to Earth is a select body of ceramic sculptures from Chicago-based artist Matthew Groves that will be on display i…
Local artist Matthew Groves' "Glazed Earthenware" will exhibit at SSC this month.
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