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Jan. 29, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College Financial Aid Office and the Illinois Student Assistance Commission will host a completion workshop for the 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 2 in the Student Center on Sandburg’s Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
 

This free workshop is available for anyone who plans to enroll at any college or university for the 2014-2015 academic year. Staff will be on hand...

Jan. 29, 2014
CARTHAGE—Carl Sandburg College is seeking enthusiastic and creative instructors to teach classes for its Kids on Campus summer program June 2-6 at Illini West High School. This event attracts several students each year from across the College’s district and offers classes in a variety of subjects to children in grades K-6. Instructors are needed in all areas and are encouraged to submit proposals for classes they have an interest in teaching. Teaching credentials are not...

Jan. 28, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball teams’ Arrowhead Conference games scheduled for tonight at Highland have been postponed to Wednesday.

 

The women’s game will tip off at 5 p.m. Wednesday, followed by the men’s game at 7 p.m.

 

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Sandburg women’s basketball schedule

 

Sandburg men’s basketball schedule

Jan. 26, 2014
GALESBURG—ALL Carl Sandburg College campuses are closed Monday, Jan. 27 due to inclement weather.

 

Also, the free concert by the Doane College Jazz and Symphonic Wind Ensemble scheduled for 7 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Fine Arts Theatre on the Main Campus in Galesburg has been canceled because of inclement weather.

 

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Jan. 24, 2014
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College will host a free concert performance by the Doane College Jazz and Symphonic Wind Ensemble at 7 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Fine Arts Theatre on the Main Campus in Galesburg.
 

The performance for the 48-piece group from the Crete, Neb., college will be the first of a seven-stop Midwest tour. For more information, contact Susan Sharp, assistant professor of theatre and speech at Sandburg, at 309.341.5287 or ssharp@sandburg.edu....

Jan. 23, 2014
GALESBURG—Although all Carl Sandburg College campuses are closed today because of inclement weather, the regular Carl Sandburg College Board of Trustees meeting will go on as scheduled at 7 p.m. tonight in Room E200 on the Main Campus in Galesburg.
 

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Jan. 22, 2014
GALESBURG—ALL Carl Sandburg College Campuses will be closed Thursday, Jan. 23 due to inclement weather.

 

The Carl Sandburg College Board of Trustees meeting will go on as scheduled at 7 p.m. Thursday in Room E200 on the Main Campus in Galesburg.

 

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Jan. 22, 2014
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College is seeking enthusiastic and creative instructors to teach classes for the 12th annual Carl Sandburg College Kids on Campus summer program Aug. 5-9 on the Main Campus in Galesburg.

 

This event attracts hundreds of students each year from across the College’s district and offers classes in a variety of subjects to children in grades K-6. Instructors are needed in all areas and are encouraged to submit proposals for classes...

Jan. 21, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team’s Arrowhead Conference game scheduled for this evening against Black Hawk at John M. Lewis Gymnasium has been canceled because of a lack of players for Black Hawk.
 

The Sandburg men’s basketball team’s game against Black Hawk will go on as scheduled at 7:30 p.m.
 

The next game for the Chargers women’s team is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at home against Kishwaukee. The men’s...

Jan. 19, 2014
GALESBURG—After serving the community for more than 35 years, the Carl Sandburg College Children’s School on the Main Campus in Galesburg will close when current contracts for the spring semester expire June 6.
 

The Children’s School opened in 1977 as a laboratory school and clinical site for Sandburg’s child development and nanny programs. However, the College no longer offers either academic program because of a decline in enrollment in both. The nanny...

Jan. 17, 2014
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College will host the 31st annual Knox County Association for Home and Community Education (KCAHCE) Class Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 22 on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.
 

Class Day allows participants to attend up to five classes in eight categories for $25, which includes lunch. There will be 52 classes offered, covering topics such as arts and crafts; technology; recreation/gardening; home and personal...

Jan. 14, 2014
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College will feature the works of 11 local women artists with its Women’s Work Art Show from Jan. 21-March 14 in the Building D Gallery on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd. An opening reception for the show will take place from 6-8 p.m. Jan. 24 in the gallery.
 

This invitational exhibit will showcase the efforts of area artists Tina Browder, Chris Dokolasa, April Jackson, Basia Kroll, Stacy Lotz, Carla Markwart...

Jan. 14, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College of Nursing wishes to announce that it will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its practical nursing and associate degree nursing programs by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

 

The public is invited to meet the site visit team and share its comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled at 4-5 p.m. Feb. 12 in Room A107 on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L....

Jan. 8, 2014
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College has released the names of students who qualified for the dean’s list and honors list for the 2013 fall semester.
 

To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must be enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours) and earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale). To qualify for the honors list, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49.

 

DEAN’S LIST
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Jan. 7, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s basketball Arrowhead Conference openers scheduled for this evening at Sauk Valley have been postponed because of inclement weather.
 

Both games have been rescheduled for Feb. 1, beginning with the women’s game at 5:30 p.m. The men’s game will follow at 7:30 p.m.
 

The next scheduled game for both teams is Thursday against Black Hawk East at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The women’s game will tip...

Jan. 6, 2014
GALESBURG—All Carl Sandburg College campuses will open at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.

 

New student orientation previously scheduled for 9 a.m. has been rescheduled for 9 a.m. this Friday, Jan 10 in the Student Center. For additional information or questions please Genny Stevens, coordinator of student life, at 309.341.5332 or gstevens@sandburg.edu.
 

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Jan. 5, 2014
GALESBURG—ALL Carl Sandburg College campuses will be closed Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, due to inclement weather.

 

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Jan. 2, 2014
GALESBURG—The Carl Sandburg College Literacy Coalition is seeking volunteers for tutoring. Basic volunteer training sessions will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. Jan. 12, 19 and 26 in Room 103 of George Davis Hall on the campus of Knox College.
 

Once trained, volunteers can tutor students one-on-one, in small groups, in classrooms and assist with specific projects and events. Training is free of charge, and books and materials for tutoring are provided at no...

All Carl Sandburg College campuses will be closed Dec. 23-Jan. 1 for Winter Break. All College offices will resume regular operating hours at 8 a.m. Jan. 2.

 

We hope you have a safe and happy holiday season!

Dec. 20, 2013
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer player Lawson Crider has been named to the first team of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Continental Tire Men’s Junior College Division I All-America and All-North Region teams, the first time any Sandburg player has received either honor.
 

A freshman from Mayfield, Ky., Crider shattered the Sandburg record book, setting school records for goals (23), assists (11) and points (57) in a season....

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