Presidential Scholarship Available to More Students

A change made to Carl Sandburg College’s Presidential Scholarship means more students will be eligible to receive the award. Starting with the 2014 fall semester, full-tuition scholarships will be available for students with an ACT score of at

Student Spotlight: Jeffcoat Revved Up by New Diesel Power Technology Program

Growing up, Collin Jeffcoat always wanted to know how things worked. “I used to be a big remote control car fan,” Jeffcoat said. “Every remote control car, probably not even after the first day, would end up

Galesburg Promise Offers Great Opportunity for District 205 Graduates

Carl Sandburg College is making a big promise to students in Galesburg Community Unit School District 205. Beginning with the 2014 fall semester, Galesburg High School graduates can have as much as 100 percent of their tuition

Sandburg Raises More Than $2,500 in Tornado Relief Efforts

When residents of Central Illinois were faced with a disaster, Carl Sandburg College rallied to lend a hand. The College raised more than $2,500 for the American Red Cross and donated supplies to those who were victimized

‘Simple’ Community Service Project Brightens Day for Area After-School Program

Carl Sandburg College students came together in November to make a sneak attack of snacks for younger students in need. Students on Sandburg’s Main Campus in Galesburg packed snacks consisting of party mix and peanut butter-and-jelly sandwiches

Career Resources Q&A:Tracy Engstrom, Coordinator of Career Resources

What types of assistance are available to Sandburg students through your position and the Office of Career Resources? We provide leadership to students and alumni through many disciplines of resume creation, mock interviews and numerous career preparation

Men’s Golf Heading Back to National Tournament

The Carl Sandburg College men’s golf team is charging to the national tournament yet again. The Chargers punched their ticket to the NJCAA Division II nationals for the second straight year and fourth time in the last

Sandburg Men’s Soccer Nets Historic Season

A year after its best season in program history, the Carl Sandburg College men’s soccer team took an even bigger step in 2013. The Chargers finished with a 15-5-0 overall record, and they won the Region IV

Cinderella Chargers Advance to Nationals for 1st Time

The Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team had its own bit of March madness this season. The Chargers put together a Cinderella run through the Region IV District A tournament to win the championship and advance to

Bolliger Closes Chargers XC Career as All-American

Carl Sandburg College women’s cross country runner Haley Bolliger not only closed her career as arguably the best runner in school history, she also finished as an All-American. Bolliger, a sophomore from Tremont, achieved the honor after

Senator’s Visit Shines Light on Importance of Community Colleges

Senator Dick Durbin got a first-hand look at the kind of hands-on experience students in Carl Sandburg College’s career programs receive when he visited the Main Campus in Galesburg in December. Durbin toured facilities for the College’s

Sandburg Veterans Drop-In Center Doubles in Size

Carl Sandburg College’s Veterans Drop-In Center opened in 2012 as a dedicated space for students and staff who are active or former military personnel. A recent renovation means it now offers even more room and amenities. The

Students Share Why Sandburg Dual Credit Is a Smart Start

Dual credit classes through Carl Sandburg College are a great way to get a head start on your college career and save money while also earning high school credit. Here are profiles of a few high school

Johnson Selected as Recipient of Roueche Excellence Award

Jill Johnson’s years of dedication as an instructor at Carl Sandburg College helped her be selected as a recipient of the 2013 John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award from the League for Innovation in the Community College.

Roemer Named Phi Theta Kappa Faculty Scholar

Roemer, who teaches political science and history at Sandburg, was selected through an application process regarding the 2014-2015 Honors Study Topic, “Frontiers and the Spirit of Exploration,” and for excellence in teaching. Phi Theta Kappa is an

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Step 1. Discover your options at Sandburg Learn more about what Sandburg has to offer. Visit the Welcome Center in Building B at the Galesburg campus; or speak with an advisor at the Bushnell or Carthage campuses.