IV Leader is the student newspaper of Illinois Valley Community College

Program offered on trafficking

Jessica Bursztynsky, IV Leader Associate Editor

April 7, 2016

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As a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, IVCC will be hosting a presentation by Women at Risk, International (WAR), an organization combatting human trafficking, on Wednesday, April 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The presentation,... Read more »

Workshops lead up to Job Fair

Maddi Loiselle, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

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The 2016 IVCC Job Fair is quickly approaching on April 21. Many employers have already signed up and there are many more to come. The types of industries that these employers are from include, but aren’t limited to, design,... Read more »

Isermann retires after 35 years

Hannah Griglione, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

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Sue Isermann has worn many hats in her time at IVCC: softball coach, associate vice president, dean and faculty are a few. However, soon, she can take on a new role: retiree. Isermann, associate vice president for Academic... Read more »

Financial aid stressed with MAP in jeopardy

Jessica Bursztynsky and Hannah Smith

March 10, 2016

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IVCC financial aid advisers are encouraging students to apply for federal financial aid and scholarships since the state’s budget impasse has made state aid for students doubtful for the upcoming school year. “I would encourage... Read more »

Registration for summer, fall begins in April

Laura Lenhausen, IV Leader Staff Writer

March 10, 2016

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Summer and fall registration begins in April, and students are encouraged to make an appointment with a counselor to help prepare for registration. Registration starts at 8 a.m., beginning on Friday, April 8 for summer and... Read more »

Events inspire others, share culture

Lindsey Bennett and Alexis Eccles

March 10, 2016

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IVCC hosted a variety of events for Black History Month on campus throughout the month of February. Aris Showers, president of the Black Student Association, is in charge of organization for meetings, planning agenda, and working... Read more »

Women’s History Month programs scheduled

Cheri Voigt and Brianna Brooks

March 10, 2016

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March’s month long declaration for Women’s History Month highlights the contributions women have made over the course of history that are often overlooked in contemporary society. IVCC English professor Kimberly Radek has... Read more »

Marketing suggestions proposed to boost enrollment

Jessica Bursztynsky, IV Leader Associate Editor

February 23, 2016

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IVCC’s enrollment has been steadily decreasing at both the main campus and the Ottawa center in the past years. Over 3,200 students enrolled in 27,925 credit hours for the spring 2016 semester, showing a decrease of 150 students... Read more »

Students asked to complete training on discrimination, sexual assault

Cheri Voigt, IV Leader Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

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Recently students, staff and faculty have received emails by IVCC to administer Title IX Training as part of the Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act, or SaVE Act, through workplace/campus answers in order to address the issues... Read more »

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