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Sandburg Foundation awards $88K in innovation grants

The Carl Sandburg College Foundation recently awarded 12 innovation grants totaling $88,500 to be used toward new initiatives that drive student...

Sandburg students win 6 golds, 8 total medals at SkillsUSA Illinois Championships

Sandburg students took home six state championships and eight medals overall at the SkillsUSA Illinois Championships from April 24-26 in Peoria.

2024 Sandburg Student Art Show Opening Reception April 5

The annual Carl Sandburg College Student Art Show is on display in the Lonnie Eugene Stewart Art Gallery through May 6, with an opening reception...

Sandburg Nursing Program Receives State Grant for $96K

Carl Sandburg College recently was awarded a grant from the Illinois Board of Higher Education that will support students in the college’s...

Sandburg Gets $90K State Grant for New VR Welding Simulator

Sandburg recently was awarded a grant from the Illinois Community College Board that will be used to purchase a state-of-the-art welding training...

Welcome to the Real World Returns to Sandburg March 15 With More Than 300 Area 8th Graders

More than 300 area eighth graders will embark on an immersive occupational journey during the Welcome to the Real World and Career Exploration...

For Corissa Wright, Sandburg the Path to a 'Brighter, Better Future'

When Corissa Wright graduates from Carl Sandburg College this spring, the moment will be life-changing not only for her but also for her family.

Sandburg President to Receive Award of Distinction From Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Carl Sandburg College President Dr. Seamus Reilly will be recognized by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) with the Shirley B. Gordon Award of...

MAGIQ Illinois Guitar Quartet Concert Feb. 15 at Sandburg

Classical guitar takes center stage at Carl Sandburg College during the MAGIQ Illinois Guitar Quartet’s concert at 7 p.m. Feb. 15 in the Fine...

Carl Sandburg College Receives $250K Donation From Graham Health System for New Scholarship Program

Carl Sandburg College on Thursday unveiled a new scholarship opportunity, supported by a $250,000 commitment from Graham Health System, that will...

Carl Sandburg College 2023 Fall Semester Dean’s, Honors Lists

Carl Sandburg College has released the names of students who qualified for the dean’s list and honors list for the 2023 fall semester. 

Carl Sandburg College Announces 2023 Fall Semester Graduates

Carl Sandburg College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements and graduated from the college at the end of...

Whitsitt Appointed to Carl Sandburg College Board of Trustees

Jeff Whitsitt, who possesses more than three decades of experience working in public education, was sworn in as the newest member of the Carl...

Sandburg Foundation Raises $36K on Giving Tuesday, Up 65% from 2022

The Carl Sandburg College Foundation is thrilled to announce that its Giving Tuesday campaign for 2023 saw an increase of 65 percent from the...

Sandburg PN Program Ranked 4th in Illinois, Expanding to Carthage

Sandburg was named by practicalnursing.org as having the fourth-ranked PN program in the state. The one-year certificate program prepares students...

‘A Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Play’ at Sandburg Nov. 30-Dec. 3

Carl Sandburg College Theater brings the holiday season to the stage with its fall play, “A Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Play,” from...

Sandburg Receives $96K Grant to Support Nursing Program

The Carl Sandburg College Board of Trustees during its regular monthly meeting Thursday accepted a grant from the Illinois Board of Higher...

Winners of 35th Carl Sandburg College Poetry Contest Announced

Carl Sandburg College has announced the winners of the 35th annual Carl Sandburg College Poetry Contest.

‘30 Years On’ Art Show at Sandburg Remembers Anniversary of Bradley Studio Fire

The show is up through Dec. 4 in the Lonnie Eugene Stewart Art Gallery on Sandburg’s Galesburg campus, and a reception for the artists will...

Board Approves Funds for HVAC, Loading Dock Projects

The Carl Sandburg College Board of Trustees approved funding for a pair of Protection, Health and Safety projects at its regular monthly meeting...

Area Police Officers Get Training on VR System at Sandburg

Knox County Sheriff’s Deputy Shawn Keith turned to his partner after they had just fired some rounds at a shooting range.

Sandburg Hosting College Fairs Oct. 4 in Hamilton, Oct. 5 in Galesburg

Representatives from more than two dozen colleges and universities will be on hand for Carl Sandburg College’s upcoming college fairs in...

Sandburg Foundation Exceeds Goal for Campaign to Support Nursing Student Success

The Carl Sandburg College Foundation and Sandburg’s College of Nursing are thrilled to announce they have exceeded their goal in their 100...

Carl Sandburg College Announces 2023 Summer Session Graduatess

Carl Sandburg College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements and graduated from the college at the end of...

Sandburg Aiming to Add Practical Nursing Program in Carthage

The Sandburg Board of Trustees during its regular monthly meeting Thursday was briefed on the results of a feasibility study regarding the...