Tuition to rise — again

Tuition to rise — again

February 21, 2014

Several Black History Month Events scheduled

IV Leader Staff

February 20, 2014

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Several events have been planned in February to celebrate Black History Month. The winners of the Martin Luther King Writing Contest will be announced on Feb. 24. From 12:30-1:30 p.m. in C-316. The winners will read their entries... Read more »

Edible Car Contest set for Feb. 26

IV Leader Staff

February 20, 2014

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At Illinois Valley Community College the best cars taste good and have a short shelf life – at least for the ninth annual Edible Car Contest at noon, Wednesday Feb. 26 in the cafeteria. Student teams are constructing cars,... Read more »

Planning under way for new student farm

Michael Venegas, IV Leader Staff

February 20, 2014

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This coming spring IVCC will have a new addition along the lines of agriculture. A “student farm” is planned to be conducted in the near future which will be located on the campus and will give students the opportunity... Read more »

Despite protest, Utica approves sand mine

Ali Braboy, IV Leader Opinion Editor

February 20, 2014

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Ever heard of fracking? It’s a process of drilling land to inject liquid into the earth to release natural gases. Some claim the process hurts nearby water supplies and the environment around the work. However, on Feb.... Read more »

Deadline set for scholarship applications

Nick McConville and Jillian Drzewiecki, IV Leader Staff

February 20, 2014

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The deadline is approaching for students to apply for more than 200 scholarships through the IVCC Foundation. Each year, the foundation awards 275 students totalling more than $200,000 to IVCC students. The deadline to apply... Read more »

Student picked for convention

Randi Clemens, IV Leader Staff

February 20, 2014

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Kelly McDonough, an IVCC student and Sigma Kappa Delta (SKD) member has been chosen to attend the Sigma Kappa Delta Convention in Savannah, Ga. McDonough is an English major in her fourth semester at IVCC. She is the secretary... Read more »