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Chargers Open Season With 4-2 Showing at McHenry Co. Tourney

Monday, August 23, 2021 — The Carl Sandburg College volleyball team got its season off to a solid 4-2 start in the McHenry County Opening Weekend Tournament, which took place Friday-Sunday at the UW Health Sports Factory.  The Chargers earned sweeps Friday ...

No. 20 Sandburg Men’s Soccer Aims for Another Historic Season

Thursday, August 19, 2021 — Coming off a historic spring, the Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer team enters this fall with a larger target. The Chargers went unbeaten last regular season, advanced to the semifinals of the Region IV tournament, finished with a ...

Sandburg Volleyball Sets Sights on Another Trip to Nationals

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 — After advancing to the NJCAA Division II Volleyball Championship for the third time in four seasons last spring, the Carl Sandburg College volleyball team kicks off its 2021 campaign this weekend. The Chargers, who return 11 players from their ...

1st Art Show of 2021-22 at Carl Sandburg College Debuts Aug. 30

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 — Carl Sandburg College’s first art show of the 2021-22 academic year — and first fully in-person show since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic — will feature the works of 15 artists from Aug. 30-Sept. 27 in the Lonnie ...

Sandburg Men’s Soccer No. 20 in NJCAA Preseason Rankings

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 — The Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer team has already accomplished a first before taking the pitch this season. The Chargers were 20th in the NJCAA Division II preseason rankings that were released Monday, marking the first time the ...

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Sandburg’s Roemer Selected for Fulbright-Hays Group Project Abroad Next Summer to Ghana, Togo

Thursday, August 12, 2021 — Lara Roemer has been captivated by Africa for decades. The associate dean of social and business sciences at Carl Sandburg College, Roemer studied the history and politics of the continent extensively as an undergraduate student and while in ...

Sandburg Professor Kendall New President of Illinois Funeral Directors Association

Thursday, August 12, 2021 — Matt Kendall, associate professor of mortuary science at Carl Sandburg College, was recently installed as the 2021-22 president of the Illinois Funeral Directors Association’s Board of Directors. Kendall, who has more than 13 years of ...

After More Than 20 Years, Army Veteran Swanson Completes His Mission at Sandburg

Monday, June 28, 2021 — Dusty Swanson had long seen his wife Laura’s Monmouth College diploma displayed on a dresser in the bedroom of their Henderson home. So when Swanson received his diploma after graduating from Carl Sandburg College in May with his ...

Not a Fan of 'Desk Jobs,' Scott Found a Fit in Sandburg’s Process Maintenance Technology Program

Friday, July 09, 2021 — Sam Scott came to Carl Sandburg College intending to study welding. That plan changed when he met with his now-retired academic advisor, Dan Yasenko, who told him about Sandburg’s Associate in Applied Science program in process ...

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