Herrmann elected SGA president

IV Leader Staff

April 28, 2016

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A Herrmann will once again be leading Student Government Association next year. Ellen Herrmann was elected president during the SGA elections on April 7-8, taking over the role that her sister Becca held for the 2015-2016 school... Read more »

College expands ag course offerings

April 28, 2016

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Illinois Valley Community College has completed the first phase of its effort to significantly expand its agriculture program. Beginning this fall, IVCC students wishing to pursue a career in agriculture may enroll in a two-year... Read more »

Jagasia leaves mark on IVCC, community

Katie Alleman, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

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Kind, loving and patient have all been used to describe Koshu Jagasia, one of IVCC’s English instructors, who recently submitted her letter of resignation after 28 years at the College. Jagasia has been at IVCC “full-time... Read more »

The Express Outlook

Maddi Loiselle, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

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Coming May 23, IVCC will be switching from Zimbra to Microsoft Outlook. This includes the rest of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus products. Students will be able to use Zimbra accounts until June 2017, in case messages need to... Read more »

Beneath the cloak of a professor

Aris Showers, IV Leader Opinion Editor

April 28, 2016

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He leaned back comfortably against the back of his chair, wearing a teal colored shirt with eyes of a similar shade that lit up with delight as he spoke. The backdrop of the office revealed an actor behind the cloak of a college... Read more »

New Trustee Elected

Sarah Tipton, IVCC Student Trustee

April 28, 2016

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My name is Sarah Tipton and I was just elected for IVCC new student trustee. I ran for student government last semester as a freshman representative because I believed that it would be a good experience and something to put on... Read more »

IV takes on DC

IV takes on DC

April 28, 2016

A year later: Illinois’ budget crisis

Kayte Bernardoni, IVCC Honors Student

April 28, 2016

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Illinois lawmakers have been unable to pass a spending budget for the current fiscal year, which started July 1, 2015, leaving many Illinois colleges and universities flailing. Illinois is currently in its tenth month without... Read more »

Professor set to retire after 26 years at IVCC

Laura Lenhausen, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

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For many students at IVCC, Diane Christianson made the stressful and scary part of college a little more bearable. “She is such an approachable and understanding teacher who genuinely loves teaching and loves what she does.... Read more »