• Celebrating Graduation
    In the last 10 years, eight out of ten Lake County employers hired a CLC student. To learn more, click on Graduate Follow-Up Report.
  • 2012-2013  Alumni Association Board
    Click here to learn more...
  • The Community Garden
    The College has announced a new associate degree in Sustainable Agriculture, read more.
  • Keeping Campus Green
    Fulfilling educational needs and protecting the open space around the campus. Click here for more details.
  • James Lumber Center
    To find out more about this beautiful performing arts facility, click on James Lumber Center.
Welcome Alumni and Friends to the College of Lake County

Within the Round Table, you can look up old and new CLC friends, learn what other alumni are doing, expand your professional and social network and tap into valuable career services offered by the college. The Round Table is also a place to view current college videos, keep up with CLC news and events and find opportunities to give back to the college. Our scholarship and mentoring programs are just two great options!

Upcoming Events

Black & White Ball - Toast of the Town
Date: September 27, 2014
Time: 6:00 PM to 11:30 PM

Black & White Ball - Toast of the Town
The College of Lake County Foundation is hosting their scholarship gala, Black & White Ball - Toast of the Town, on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the Palmer House in Chicago. This highly anticipated event, will be an evening of glamour and excitment.
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Campus News

CLC Foundation scholarships provide students with funds and motivation

For 385 College of Lake County students, earning a CLC Foundation scholarship last year provided funds needed to go to college.

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CLC Foundation hires director of development
The College of Lake Foundation is pleased to welcome Jamie Samsel of Gurnee as its new director, development. Samsel joins the Foundation with over 12 years of experience as a development professional for educational, grassroots and national organizations including Indiana University and the Sierra Club. More ...

Gospel Explosion’ concert and Comedian Jo Koy at CLC
Two exciting entertainment events will be held the weekend of Sept. 20-21 at the College of Lake County’s James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts Mainstage Theatre. More ...

Discovery Class: Instructors present research on Ricardo Montalbán
College of Lake County instructors María José and John Tenuto will be presenting fascinating research about the remarkable life of actor and activist Ricardo Montalbán. More ...

Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater Performance
Chicago’s own Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater, which is internationally recognized for excellence in showcasing exciting Spanish dance, music and culture, returns to the College of Lake County with its romantic dance moves on Saturday, Sept. 13. More ...

CLC Theatre department holds auditions for ‘Crimes of the Heart’
Auditions for the Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Crimes of the Heart” will be held by the College of Lake County Theatre department at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 15 and 16 in the Mainstage Theatre of the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts on the Grayslake campus, 19351 W. Washington St. More ...

Roundtable Topic

We know that you have a lot of memories from your days at CLC. Please share some of your favorites with us. Click here to join the discussion.

Video Spotlight

WELCOME! Have You Been on Campus Lately?   You’ll be surprised to see all the many changes. To keep alumni apprised of campus changes, a video highlighting different areas of the College will be featured every month on the online community. The first video, of course, is the Alumni Center. Dorae and I are making our debut!


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In Focus

Deborah Nelson

Deborah Nelson, formerly of Grayslake, became the first College of Lake County alumnus to earn the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Illinois Community College Trustees Association (ICCTA). Nelson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter who earned an A.A. degree from CLC in 1973. She then earned a B.S. in journalism from Northern Illinois University in 1975 and a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law in 1988. She is now a senior lecturer and director of the Carnegie Seminar at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism.

College of Lake County

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