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Heroin overdose group gives tips

Alyssa McCauley, IV Leader Staff

February 16, 2017

Filed under Featured News, News

“Love doesn’t solve our problems. It’s what keeps us fighting to solve our problems,” said Amber Pratt, the sister of a victim who lost his life to heroin.   On Jan. 23, Pratt, along with her mother and friends, visited IVCC to discuss how peo...

Edible Car Contest to be held in cafeteria

Alyssa McCauley, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

Filed under Featured News, Student Life, Uncategorized

IVCC’s annual Edible Car contest race will take place on Wed, Feb. 22, at noon in the cafeteria, and the judges will be viewing the cars prior to the race beginning at 10a.m.    Anyone can enter this contest as long as the...

Survey to gain student feedback

Lisa Chounard, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

Filed under News

IVCC wants your opinion on how satisfied you are with your college experience, so college officials are planning an emailed survey in March to gather input.   The survey is called the Noel-Levitz Student Satisfaction surve...

I-Read director moves to Peer Tutoring Center

Rachel Einhaus, IV Leader Assistant Opinion Editor

January 26, 2017

Filed under News

Peer tutoring has a new director this semester. Angela Dunlap, former I-Read program manager, transferred to the peer tutoring program due to insufficient funds for I-Read. The peer tutors are excited to work with Dunlap. Ken...

Foundation scholarship deadline nears

Stephanie Bias, IV Leader Assistant Culture Editor

January 26, 2017

Filed under News

The IVCC Foundation scholarship application deadline is Feb. 10, and Donna Swiskoski, administrative assistant and Foundation board secretary, has some advice for students interested in applying. Swiskoski, who has been working...

State falls through on promised money; IVCC looks to make cuts

Lindsey Bennett, IV Leader Opinion Editor

January 26, 2017

Filed under News

IVCC still has not received its allotted budget from the state for this year, though a spending plan will be put into place for fiscal year 2018 by July. Upcoming State of the State and budget addresses may both give residents...

Diversity Club to judge writing contest

By Lindsey Bennett

January 26, 2017

Filed under A&E, News

    By Lindsey Bennett IV Leader Opinion Editor The Martin Luther King Jr. Writing Contest deadline is Friday, Feb. 10. Participants should email Amanda Cook-Fesperman at Amanda_cookfesperman@ivcc.edu with...

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