Generations College

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Formerly MacCormac College, Generations College is a small, private, not-for-profit, academic community that is located in downtown Chicago. Generations College supports and promotes its diverse student population by building studentsโ€™ self-confidence, encouraging life-long learning, and teaching the skills necessary to excel in our ever-changing, complex society.

Operating as usual

05/27/2024

Memorial Day: On Memorial Day, we honor and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

05/27/2024

Memorial Day Announcement: Campus & Office Closed Today

Today, we honor and remember the brave men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. In observance of Memorial Day, Generations College will be closed. Our campus and offices will reopen tomorrow.

Let's take this time to reflect on the true meaning of this day and express our gratitude to those who have served. Have a safe and thoughtful Memorial Day.

05/23/2024

Ready to Live the Legacy?
Attention dreamers, innovators, and future leaders! Generations.edu is calling YOU to be a part of something bigger. Our world-class institution is more than just a place to learn; it's a launchpad for your ambitions and a community that nurtures your potential. Apply Today!
https://generations.edu/apply-now/
Join us and embark on a journey to build your own legacy. Whether you're aiming to revolutionize technology, lead social change, or create groundbreaking art, Generations.edu is where your vision can take flight.
Why Choose Us?State-of-the-art facilitiesRenowned facultyA diverse, inclusive communityEndless opportunities for hands-on experienceYour future is waiting. Don't just leave your mark; create a legacy that inspires generations to come.
Apply now at Generations.edu and start your extraordinary journey today!

05/22/2024

Choosing Between Online and On-Campus Learning: What's Right for You?

Deciding between an online degree and an on-campus program? Here's a quick guide to help you weigh your options! ๐ŸŒŸ

Online Learning:
โœ… Flexibility: Study anytime, anywhere โ€“ perfect for busy schedules.
โœ… Cost-Effective: Often more affordable without the overhead costs.
โœ… Geography-Free: Attend a college from anywhere in the country.
โœ… Streamlined Admissions: Simple process with rolling admissions.

Considerations:
๐Ÿ”ธ Effortful Interaction: Requires intentional communication with instructors and peers.
๐Ÿ”ธ Limited Hands-On Learning: More textual, less experiential.
๐Ÿ”ธ Different Experience: No on-campus activities, but a focused learning environment.

On-Campus Learning:
โœ”๏ธ Traditional college experience with face-to-face interactions, hands-on learning, and campus activities.

Explore your options at Generations College! We offer both on-campus and accredited online associate degree programs in several exciting fields. Contact us for more info or apply online today! ๐Ÿ“šโœจ

๐Ÿ”— Learn more https://generations.edu/online-degree-vs-on-campus-is-there-a-difference/

05/21/2024

National Memo Day

Grab your pen and paper because it's National Memo Day! ๐Ÿ“โœจ Take this opportunity to jot down your goals and aspirations for the future. Whether it's academic achievements or personal growth, planning ahead sets the stage for success.

Let's make every memo count!

05/21/2024

๐ŸŒŸ June is Mental Health Awareness Month! ๐ŸŒŸ

This June, we at Generations.edu are embracing the journey towards mental well-being. As we spotlight Mental Health Awareness Month, we invite our entire communityโ€”students, staff, and alumniโ€”to join in fostering a supportive and understanding environment.

๐Ÿค Letโ€™s Connect:
- Share your story, your struggles, and your successes. Use the hashtag to connect with others and break the stigma around mental health.

Remember, you are not alone. Prioritizing mental health is crucialโ€”not just for academic success but for a fulfilling, balanced life. Letโ€™s take this step together towards understanding, healing, and growth.

๐Ÿ’ฌ For resources, support, or more information, visit https://generations.edu/future-students/student-success/safety-health-and-wellness.

05/17/2024

WHAT TO DO WITH A PARALEGAL STUDIES DEGREE: JOBS & CAREER OPTIONS

Unlock a World of Possibilities with a Paralegal Studies Degree at Generations College!

Delve into the dynamic field of law with our comprehensive paralegal studies degree program. Discover a curriculum crafted to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to thrive in various legal and non-legal roles.

What You'll Learn:
- Legal research and writing
- Legal terminology and communication
- Civil and criminal procedure
- Family, business, tort, real estate, trust, and estate law
- Law office management
- And much more!

Our program isn't just about learning the law; it's about honing your critical thinking, analysis, and document preparation skills while understanding the ethical complexities of the legal world.

Career Opportunities Abound:
1. Paralegal: Assist attorneys in legal tasks and administrative matters.
2. Legal Secretary: Manage schedules and draft correspondence in law offices.
3. Mediator: Facilitate dispute resolution through communication and agreements.
4. Tax Preparer: Help individuals and businesses file their taxes accurately.
5. Claims Adjuster: Analyze insurance claims and determine settlements.

Why Choose Generations College?
Our fully-accredited paralegal studies program offers both on-campus and online options, allowing you to tailor your education to your lifestyle. Join us and unlock a world of career possibilities!

Ready to Begin Your Journey?
Apply online today or contact us for more information. Your exciting career in the legal field awaits at Generations College!

Learn more- https://generations.edu/what-to-do-with-a-paralegal-studies-degree-jobs-career-options/

05/15/2024

Today, we celebrate the beautiful tapestry of families around the world. Each unique thread strengthens the fabric of society. Happy International Day of Families!

05/15/2024

May 15th - International Day of Families: "Today is International Day of Families! We celebrate the importance of families in shaping our lives and society. "

05/13/2024

Empowerment starts with health! Today, on National Womenโ€™s Checkup Day, let's prioritize our well-being and schedule those important checkups. Your health matters, so take the time to care for yourself! "

05/12/2024

๐ŸŒธ Happy Mother's Day! ๐ŸŒธ

Today, we celebrate the incredible women who inspire, nurture, and love us unconditionally. To all the mothers, grandmothers, stepmothers, and mother figures, thank you for your endless devotion and sacrifice. Your love shapes generations and makes the world a better place.

Today, and every day, let's honor and cherish the amazing mothers in our lives.

05/11/2024

๐ŸŽ“๐ŸŒŸ Congratulations Graduates of Generations College 2024! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ“

Yesterday marked a remarkable milestone in your journey! You've conquered challenges, embraced growth, and now you stand on the threshold of a new chapter.

Your hard work, dedication, and passion have brought you to this moment. As you step into the world, remember that your potential is limitless. Continue to learn, grow, and make your mark on the world.

๐ŸŒŸ You are the future! ๐Ÿš€

We are incredibly proud of each and every one of you. Congratulations, graduates! The world awaits your brilliance!

05/10/2024

Ready to Live the Legacy?

Attention dreamers, innovators, and future leaders! Generations.edu is calling YOU to be a part of something bigger. Our world-class institution is more than just a place to learn; it's a launchpad for your ambitions and a community that nurtures your potential. Apply Today!

https://generations.edu/apply-now/

Join us and embark on a journey to build your own legacy. Whether you're aiming to revolutionize technology, lead social change, or create groundbreaking art, Generations.edu is where your vision can take flight.

Why Choose Us?State-of-the-art facilitiesRenowned facultyA diverse, inclusive communityEndless opportunities for hands-on experienceYour future is waiting. Don't just leave your mark; create a legacy that inspires generations to come.
Apply now at Generations.edu and start your extraordinary journey today!

05/09/2024

๐ŸŒŸ Save the Date! ๐ŸŒŸ

Attention all incoming students! Get ready to embark on an exciting educational journey with us at generations.edu! ๐ŸŽ“๐Ÿ“š

We are thrilled to invite you to our New Student Orientation for the Summer Semester 2024. Join us on Thursday, May 16th, to discover what awaits you in your academic adventure. Meet your future classmates, learn about our innovative programs, and start your semester off right!

๐Ÿ“… Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024
๐Ÿ•˜ Time: Details coming soon!

Stay tuned for more information. We can't wait to welcome you to our campus and help you succeed at generations.edu!

05/06/2024

๐ŸŽ“Mark Your Calendars! ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ

We are thrilled to announce the 120th Commencement Ceremony at Generations.edu! Join us in celebrating this momentous occasion!

๐Ÿ“… Date: May 10, 2024

For more details about the ceremony and how you can live stream or attend, please visit our website. Let's make this a memorable day for our graduates who are ready to shape the future!

๐ŸŽ‰ Celebrate Success, Embrace Tomorrow!

Visit us for more info: www.Generations.edu

05/05/2024

๐ŸŽ‰ Feliz Cinco de Mayo! ๐ŸŽ‰

Today at Generations.edu, weโ€™re celebrating the rich history and vibrant culture of Mexico! ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝโœจ Join us in honoring the bravery and resilience shown at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. This day isnโ€™t just about the festivities; itโ€™s about recognizing the spirit of unity and courage.

Letโ€™s come together to appreciate and learn more about the beautiful traditions of Mexico. Share your celebrations and thoughts with us using ๐ŸŒบ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿ•บ

ยกQue viva la fiesta y la cultura!

05/02/2024

Finals week is here, Generations.edu students! As you prepare to tackle your exams, here are our top 5 tips to help you excel and stay mentally strong:

1. Plan Your Study Time - Organize your study sessions and incorporate short breaks to keep your mind sharp and focused.

2. Use Campus Resources - Maximize the support available from tutoring centers, libraries, and study groups to enhance your preparation.

3. Maintain Your Health - Never underestimate the power of balanced meals, adequate sleep, and regular physical activity to boost your brainpower.

4. Practice Mindfulness - Engage in stress-reducing activities like meditation, deep breathing, or yoga to keep anxiety at bay.

5. Seek Professional Support If Needed - Our campus counseling center is ready to support you. Itโ€™s okay to ask for help when you feel overwhelmed.

Believe in yourself and your preparation. Take care of your mind and body, and you're sure to succeed. Good luck on your exams!

05/01/2024

It's Finals Week

๐ŸŽ“ As the semester wraps up at Generations.edu, we're here to help you ace those final exams! Here are some top tips to make sure you finish strong:

1. Plan Your Study Time - Organize your schedule and break down your study sessions to manage your time efficiently. This helps to keep the stress at bay and your mind focused.

2. Stay Organized - Keep all your notes, textbooks, and study materials in order so you can easily access everything you need when you need it.

3. Practice Old Exams - Review previous years' exams to familiarize yourself with the format and the types of questions that may be asked. This can really boost your confidence!

4. Join Study Groups - Collaborate with classmates to explore complex topics. Teaching a concept to someone else is a great way to reinforce your own understanding.

5. Take Breaks - Give your brain a rest! Regular short breaks during long study sessions can help improve your concentration and performance.

6. Stay Healthy - Donโ€™t forget to eat well, stay hydrated, and get enough sleep. Your brain needs fuel to perform at its best.

7. Reach Out for Help - If you're struggling with certain topics, don't hesitate to ask your professors or peers for help. That's what they're there for!

You've got this! Stay positive, stay prepared, and show those finals who's boss. Good luck to all our students at Generations.edu! ๐ŸŒŸ

05/01/2024

๐ŸŒท Hello May! ๐ŸŒท

At Generations.edu, weโ€™re ringing in the new month with a celebration of growth, learning, and community! May is a time of new beginnings and beautiful transformations, much like the journeys our students embark upon with us.

This May, we encourage everyone to embrace the opportunities for self-improvement and knowledge that come with the longer days. Whether youโ€™re a current student, alumni, or thinking about joining our family, thereโ€™s no better time to plant seeds for your future success.

04/30/2024

STUDENT SERVICE CENTER
We have a STUDENT SUCCESS CENTER called CAPPE (Center for Academic, Personal, and Professional Excellence. Contact Director Michele Underwood ([email protected]) or Diane Brown ([email protected])

TECHNICAL SUPPORT
Dominik Szarek โ€“ [email protected]
Please feel free to call 312-436-2967 for help with technical support, email,
Canvas, and other school-related issues.

04/29/2024

Unlock Your Potential with Generations College Entrepreneurial Studies! ๐ŸŽ“
Are you ready to enhance your problem-solving skills, expand your knowledge, and seize new opportunities with confidence? Our Entrepreneurial Studies program at Generations College is designed to prepare you for a future of successโ€”whether you aim to climb the corporate ladder or launch your own venture.

Why Choose Entrepreneurial Studies?
Develop Problem-Solving Skills: Learn to approach challenges creatively and implement the most effective solutions.
Continuous Learning: Dive into a range of topics that keep you at the forefront of industry trends and technologies.
Diverse Knowledge: Gain insights into crucial business areas like marketing, finance, and operations to make well-rounded decisions.
Career Versatility: Become a top candidate for various roles with your ability to think like an entrepreneur.
Innovation and Agility: Apply "big picture" thinking to elevate your role or business to new heights.
Confidence in Opportunities: Identify and capitalize on business opportunities with newly gained confidence and skills.
Practical Skills for Everyday Life: Apply your knowledge to both professional and personal challenges.

๐ŸŒฑ Build your future with an Associate of Science degree in Entrepreneurial Studies from Generations College and turn your dreams into reality!
๐Ÿ”— Learn more and apply now! https://generations.edu/what-is-an-entrepreneurial-studies-program/

04/24/2024

๐ŸŽ‰ Today at Generations.edu, we're celebrating National Administrative Professionals Day!

To all our administrative heroes, thank you for being the backbone of our institution. Your dedication, organization, and tireless efforts make our educational journey smooth and successful. You manage tasks with a smile and keep us all on track - you truly make a difference every single day!

Let's show our appreciation for our incredible admin team. Drop a comment below to share how our administrative professionals have helped or inspired you!



๐Ÿ“ธ Feel free to tag your favorite admin staff and share your stories! Let's flood our feed with gratitude for the people who keep us running! ๐Ÿ’Œ

04/23/2024

Generations.edu Single Parent Scholarship Opportunity

Are you a single parent dreaming of furthering your education? Or do you know a single parent with academic aspirations?

Generations.edu is excited to announce our Single Parent Scholarship! This opportunity is dedicated to supporting single parents in their pursuit of higher education.

Our scholarship aims to alleviate some of the financial challenges, making it easier for single parents to focus on their studies and achieve their goals.

Learn more and apply here: [Generations.edu Single Parent Scholarship](https://generations.edu/single-parent-scholarship/)

04/22/2024

Earth Day Challenge
๐ŸŒ It's Earth Day, and we're challenging you, Generations Community! Commit to one green change in your lifeโ€”whether itโ€™s biking to work, going paperless, or using a reusable water bottle. Share your pledge on your story and tag us! Let's make a sustainable impact together! ๐ŸŒฑ

04/22/2024

๐ŸŒ Happy Earth Day from all of us at Generations.edu! ๐ŸŒฟ Today is a perfect opportunity to show our love for our planet and take action. Here are some ways you can join in:

1๏ธโƒฃ Plant Something: Whether it's a tree in your yard or a potted plant at home, every bit of green helps!

2๏ธโƒฃ Join a Local Clean-Up: Participate in or organize a clean-up in your communityโ€”be it a park, beach, or roadside.

3๏ธโƒฃ Recycle and Reuse: Take today to sort through your recyclables or find creative ways to reuse old materials.

4๏ธโƒฃ Educational Workshop: Learn more about sustainability practices that can be incorporated into daily life by attending a workshop or webinar.

5๏ธโƒฃ Support Eco-Friendly Businesses: Purchase from local and eco-conscious companies to encourage environmentally friendly practices.

Let's come together to make a positive impact on our planet. Every action counts! ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ’ช

04/21/2024

Ready to Live the Legacy?

Attention dreamers, innovators, and future leaders! Generations.edu is calling YOU to be a part of something bigger. Our world-class institution is more than just a place to learn; it's a launchpad for your ambitions and a community that nurtures your potential. Apply Today!

https://generations.edu/apply-now/

Join us and embark on a journey to build your own legacy. Whether you're aiming to revolutionize technology, lead social change, or create groundbreaking art, Generations.edu is where your vision can take flight.

Why Choose Us?State-of-the-art facilitiesRenowned facultyA diverse, inclusive communityEndless opportunities for hands-on experienceYour future is waiting. Don't just leave your mark; create a legacy that inspires generations to come.

Apply now at Generations.edu and start your extraordinary journey today!

04/18/2024

Discover Generations College

Since 1904, Generations College has stood as the oldest fully accredited, two-year, private, not-for-profit institution in Illinois, and we're the third oldest in the nation!

We believe in creating career-ready graduates. At Generations, it's not just about learning job-specific skills. Our students emerge with strong competencies in critical thinking, communication, and interpersonal skills, preparing them for the dynamic demands of today's job market.

Thanks to our esteemed reputation, our graduates enjoy higher placement rates than our competitors. The numbers tell our story.

Choose a college that has stood the test of time. Choose Generations College for your future!

04/15/2024

๐ŸŒŸ Need a quick stress relief? Try this practical technique! ๐ŸŒŸ

Today at Generations Edu, we're focusing on a simple yet powerful stress management exercise called "5-4-3-2-1 Coping Technique." Perfect for those moments when you need to ground yourself and find calm quickly. Hereโ€™s how to do it:

Acknowledge FIVE things you see around you. It could be a pen, a spot on the ceiling, anything in your surroundings.
Acknowledge FOUR things you can touch around you. Maybe itโ€™s your hair, a pillow, or the ground under your feet.
Acknowledge THREE things you hear. This could be any external sound. If you can hear your belly rumbling, that counts too!
Acknowledge TWO things you can smell. Maybe you smell food, or perhaps the air outside. If you canโ€™t smell anything, think of your two favorite smells.
Acknowledge ONE thing you can taste. Whatโ€™s the last thing you ate, or what can you taste in your mouth right now?

This exercise is great for anyone who feels overwhelmed and needs to refocus their attention away from stress. Give it a try next time you find your mind racing. ๐Ÿƒโœจ

๐Ÿ“˜๐Ÿ’ก

04/11/2024

April 11: National Pet Day ๐Ÿพ
Hey Generations.edu Community!
Today, we're all about celebrating the furriest (and even the not-so-furry) members of our families - our beloved pets! ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿฑ๐Ÿข๐Ÿ Yes, it's National Pet Day, and we are totally on board!
Many of us know that pets aren't just animals โ€“ they're our confidants, our cheerleaders, and an endless source of joy. They make our lives brighter, our hearts fuller, and our homes happier.
So, let's make today extra special for them. Whether it's extra cuddles, a new toy, or their favorite treat, let's show our pets how much they mean to us. Share your favorite moments and memories with your pets in the comments below or on your socials with the hashtag . Let's flood our feed with the adorable faces of our furry (and not-so-furry) friends!Happy National Pet Day, everyone!

04/09/2024

๐ŸŒฟ This April, join us at Generations.Edu as we recognize National Stress Awareness Month. It's a time to focus on the significant impact stress has on our lives and to learn how to manage it effectively. Stress isn't just a feeling; it can affect your health, productivity, and overall happiness. Throughout the month, we'll share tips, and resources to help you understand stress better and learn how to cope with it. Whether you're a student, educator, or just someone looking to improve your well-being, there's something for everyone. Stay tuned, and let's embark on this journey of stress management together! ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ“š

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