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The Courier

College of DuPage's Student Newspaper

The Courier

Strokes of Serenity: Art Therapy Event for Black History Month

Strokes of Serenity: Art Therapy Event for Black History Month

COD students unwind through the power of creativity at this year’s art therapy session.
Areej Khalid, Staff Writer
February 19, 2024
Gathering to Celebrate African American Writers

Gathering to Celebrate African American Writers

COD is set to host its annual African American Read-In to help start its calendar of upcoming Black History events.
Bee Bishop, Editor-in-Chief
February 5, 2024
Free Speech on College Campuses and What It Entails

Free Speech on College Campuses and What It Entails

With ongoing political discussion resulting in college students across the country losing privileges and facing severe consequences, College of DuPage students and staff reflect on the right to free speech guaranteed under the First Amendment.
Areej Khalid, Staff Writer
December 4, 2023
COD Clubs Host Fifth Smashing Hunger Event

COD Clubs Host Fifth “Smashing Hunger” Event

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy & Gaming Club and E-Sports Club jointly organized a gaming tournament to support COD’s Fuel Pantry.
Kate Stuck, Staff Writer
November 20, 2023
Photo of Courier members at past ICCJA Conferences.

Courier Wins Top Three Journalism Awards at Statewide Competition

The Courier took home many big awards from the ICCJA conference and the staff reflects on their time here.
Bee Bishop, Editor-in-Chief
November 20, 2023
Entrance to COD Discussion Panel

COD Hosts Discussion Panel Informing Attendees on History of Israel and Palestine


With the ongoing crisis in Gaza, COD professors inform the general public on the historical context of Israel and Palestine
Areej Khalid, Staff Writer
November 13, 2023
COD’s dean of students, Nathania Montes (left) interviews Elizabeth Smart (right) after her presentation at COD.

An Evening of Moving Forward with Elizabeth Smart

Child abduction survivor, Elizabeth Smart, visits the MAC to talk about her experience from over 20 years ago.
Bee Bishop, Editor-in-Chief
October 23, 2023
Instructors guided each person while attempting to shoot their target.

Photo Gallery: Blackwell Archery Open House

Blackwell Forest Preserve hosted an Open House for the community to come out and try their hands at archery.
Elizabeth Barbosa, Photographer
August 21, 2023
The rides of the carnival were enjoyed by all ages through the night.

Photo Gallery: Taste of Glen Ellyn Festival

COD hosted the Taste of Glen Ellyn from Aug. 16 to Aug. 20.
Elizabeth Barbosa, Photographer
August 21, 2023
Visitors were allowed to pet most of the animals, including this donkey.

Photo Gallery: DuPage County Fair

DuPage County Fair celebrated their 69th year running this past weekend.
Elizabeth Barbosa, Photographer
July 31, 2023
Cropped photo from the College of DuPage Instagram page.

Juneteenth and the Struggles Beyond Slavery

As the College of DuPage marked Juneteenth with a luncheon event, COD history professor Sam Mitrani described the significance of Juneteenth for Civil Rights and workers’ rights in the U.S.
Mariyam Syed, Managing Editor
July 17, 2023
Observers admiring the artwork.

Photo Gallery: DePaul Art Museum Senior Thesis Exhibition

The DePaul Art Museum had its 2023 Senior Studio Seminar Thesis Exhibition Opening Reception on June 8. The gallery ran from June 8 to June 11 and featured mixed media, multimedia, prints and textile pieces. 
Elizabeth Barbosa, Photographer
June 19, 2023
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