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IVCC and Illini Valley Association of Realtors host blood drive

Aelsa Butler, IV Leader Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2017

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Due to a shortage in winter blood donation, IVCC and the Illini Valley Association of Realtors will be hosting an American Red Cross (ARC) blood drive on Jan. 19 from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. in IVCC's gym. The ARC is responsible for...

Kinzinger discuses leadership, time in office at leadership summit

Maddi Loiselle and Aelsa Butler

December 1, 2016

Filed under Featured News, News, Uncategorized

Adam Kinzinger gathered with high school students from across the 16th Congressional District for the Fourth Annual Leadership Summit on Nov. 9 at IVCC in the Cultural Center, where he spoke to them about being a leader.   ...

Criminal Justice Association sponsors Justice Walk

By Stephanie Bias, Assistant Culture Editor

December 1, 2016

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Illinois Valley Community College’s Criminal Justice Association teamed up with LaSalle Police Department’s Officer Santa program for the first ever Justice Walk 2016: Heroes vs. Villains.   The Officer Santa progra...

Reading and writing instructor retires, fulfilled by time at IVCC

Katie Alleman, IV Leader Culture Editor

December 1, 2016

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As of Dec. 31, after 20 years of teaching at IVCC, Linda Thomas will be retired.   For the first 3 and a half years of her time at IVCC, she was a part time teacher, but has been full time for the last 16 and a half years.  ...

Diversity club hosts lectures for Native American history month

December 1, 2016

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Illinois Valley Community College’s Diversity Team hosted two different events for Native American History Month in November. On Nov. 7, the team introduced Mark Walczynski, local historian and returning IVCC criminal justi...

Water main break affects D and E buildings

Rachel Einhaus, IV Leader Assistant Opinion Editor

December 1, 2016

Filed under Featured News, News, Uncategorized

An estimated $100,000 of damage was caused by a Nov. 15 water main break at IVCC, according to Scott Curley, Director of Facilities. These costs come in the form of loss of equipment and water main damage: 30-35 feet of sewer...

New student-focused web site designed for admissions

Martha Hoffman, IV Leader Staff Writer

September 22, 2016

Filed under Featured News, News

The new admissions website launched over the summer. The new design seeks to make it easy for prospective students to learn about IVCC. Aseret Loveland and Quintin Overocker in the Office of Admissions have been working on...

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