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Students contend for longer Thanksgiving in exchange for a shorter winter

Thomas Boutsikakis

December 5, 2019

When it comes to holiday breaks, Oakton has always been different. Thanksgiving break is only two days off of school, meanwhile, winter break is six weeks off.  These breaks are different than a typical four-year college, and...

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November 21, 2019

Distracted driving – people don’t take the dangers seriously

Brunel Toma

November 7, 2019

Distracted driving has claimed approximately 3,500 lives a year, with the main cause being texting according to “The Zebra,’’ an auto insurance rate finder website.  Despite it being a danger, a lot of people still tend...

Q&A commences with SGA’s newly elected 2019-2020 officers

Aaron Banks, Advertising Manager

May 1, 2019

Oakton's new SGA officers for 2019-2020 were announced on Monday, April 15, 2019, with the following results: Aaron Banks - President Gabriela Lopez - Vice President Adisa Ozegovic - Student Trustee Amelia Baldwin...

Student Wage Increase Updates

Robin Sluzas

March 11, 2019

  The most recent Oakton Board of Trustees meeting was held on Feb. 19  at the Skokie campus. While the Board meetings are often held at Des Plaines campus, this meeting was held at Skokie to ensure that the Skokie campu...

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