2024 News and Events

Oakton and Endeavor Health Partner to Expand Healthcare Education Access in Evanston and Surrounding Areas

Published on April 15, 2024

Oakton and Endeavor Health℠ are partnering to create accessible pathways to quality education and in-demand employment opportunities in healthcare. Oakton College’s new Health Careers Education Center on Endeavor Health Evanston Hospital’s campus will mark Oakton’s first physical presence in Evanston, the largest community in the college’s district. Read More

Oakton Announces Women's History Month Events

Published on March 1, 2024

Oakton College is proud to unveil its lineup of events for Women's History Month 2024, celebrating women-identified and LGBTQIA2+ individuals, people of color, and those with transnational identities and perspectives. Read More

Oakton Hosts Annual Sankofa: Black Teen Summit, Welcoming Local High School Students

Published on February 14, 2024

Oakton College welcomed high school juniors and seniors from four local schools to its annual Sankofa: Black Teen Summit, Feb. 13. The event, held in celebration of Black History Month, serves as a platform to introduce Black students to Oakton, offer insights into the college experience, and fosters meaningful connections within the community. Read More

Oakton Announces Black History Month Events

Published on January 25, 2024

As the calendar turns to February, Oakton College proudly announces a vibrant lineup of events and programs to commemorate Black History Month. With a commitment to celebrating the rich tapestry of African American history, culture and contributions, Oakton invites the community to join the free and open-to-the-public month-long program that promises to educate and inspire. Read More