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Sandburg now has a FREE app! Check email, access Moodle, & more! πŸ“²
App Store: http://ow.ly/6Zmm308dfel
Google Play: http://ow.ly/xTqw308dfeu http://ow.ly/i/r1Cpuο»Ώ
Carl Sandburg College helps you stay connected to your university like never before. You’ll have access to great features that make your campus experience more effective, more efficient, and more fun. Key features include: β€’ Courses β€” Manage your courses on the go by accessing your course schedule and links to helpful resources, including class assignments β€’ Grades β€” Check your midterm and final grades on the go. β€’ Notifications β€” Stay informed w...
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The #Sandburg50 series in The Register-Mail continues, this week featuring Lisa Zucco, senior executive assistant to President Dr. Lori Sundberg/secretary to the Board of Trustees, and a former Sandburg student. http://ow.ly/y1ou3084fIBο»Ώ
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Campuses are closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We'll see you tomorrow at the start of the new semester!ο»Ώ
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What are your plans as you head into 2017? Anthony Law, one of our Welcome Center recruiters, would like to present some options to you in this short segment. You can visit with him or any of our other members 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Welcome Center, Building B, at the Main Campus in Galesburg.ο»Ώ
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"In the same way they (faculty) teach us so much, they also demand that we ask questions of ourselves, our group members, and society as a whole. Sometimes this leaves us questioning everything, and then we must explain deeply rooted cultural problems. I have no doubt this enriches the academic experience." - sophomore Travis Nelson.

Read the latest #Sandburg50 piece in the The Register-Mail on the value of undergrad research: http://ow.ly/1ahC307Jkps πŸ“šπŸ€”πŸ“ˆπŸ”ŽπŸ’‘πŸŽ“ο»Ώ
Carl Sandburg College is unique in many ways, but one of the most significant is its approach and commitment to student research. When we, the students of
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Registration for Spring 2017 continues until next Friday, Jan. 13. Call 309.345.3500, email at welcomecenter@sandburg.edu or stop by the Welcome Center in Building B to begin steps to enroll!ο»Ώ
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"When you hear the phrase 'honors community,' it initially sounds pretty intimidating. However, I will testify under oath that it was the most productive, intense and fun I've ever had in a classroom." - sophomore Samantha Ward.

Samantha shares the challenges and rewards of being an honors student in the latest The Register-Mail piece as part of or #Sandburg50 celebration: STORY: http ://ow.ly/UdBT307lekJο»Ώ
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The Welcome Week fun continues with GIANT Games Day, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. tomorrow in the Student Center. Details in the image below! πŸŽ±β™•β™žπŸ”΄βš«οΈο»Ώ
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Welcome Week begins tomorrow! Whether you're returning for the new semester or you're just starting with us, we have several things happening this week. We'll have updates daily but this display board from Student Life gives you a pretty good rundown of the upcoming week. Stay tuned, and we'll see you tomorrow!ο»Ώ
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Are you following us on Instagram? Follow @sandburgcollege through the app or visit us at http://www.instagram.com/sandburgcollege/ from your desktop. We'll be turning it up a notch in 2017 - don't miss out!ο»Ώ
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Happy New Year! We're back to campus and all offices are open. Registration for Spring 2017 ends next Friday, Jan. 13. Call 309.345.3500, email at welcomecenter@sandburg.edu or stop by the Welcome Center in Building B to begin steps to enroll!ο»Ώ
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"Where dreams come to life, and lives come to change."
Introduction
Carl Sandburg College is dedicated to serving the educational needs of west and central Illinois. The College has served the area for over 40 years with accreditation that has been approved by the North Central Association of Colleges. Individual and community improvement through education is the goal of Sandburg and we strive to give individuals the ability to think critically, to realize their human potential, and to become a constructive force in their environment. The mission of Carl Sandburg College is to provide accessible, quality education in a caring environment by keeping the learner's needs at the center of decision making and by working in partnership with communities of the College district.
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Sandburg has many cooperative alliances that develop programs with neighboring institutions and seek to maintain or expand alliances within and beyond the College district. Along with providing exceptional associate degree level education for students, Sandburg also features over 50 occupational programs and continuing ed/adult learning in a hi-tech environment. Sandburg believes in providing educational experiences of occupational, preparatory, and continuous nature.
  • In the spring of 2013, Carl Sandburg College enrolled 3,372 Students.
  • 37% of college-bound students in the district attend Sandburg.
  • Average class size is 16 students.
  • 18 public high schools and one private high school are in the Illinois Community College District 518.
  • The average age of students at Sandburg is 30.
  • Students most commonly describe Sandburg as comfortable, reasonably priced, academic & career oriented.
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Phone
309.344.2518 (Galesburg), 217.357.3129 (Carthage), 309.772.2177 (Bushnell)
Address
Main Campus 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd. Galesburg, IL 61401
The Branch Campus 305 Sandburg Dr., Carthage, IL 62321
The Extension Center 380 E. Main St. Bushnell, IL 61422