• Deadline for Fall (December) graduation Wed. Oct. 1

  • 8 week classes last day to withdraw Thurs. Sept. 25

  • State University Tranfer Day Thurs. Sept. 25 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Main Lobby, Bldg. C

CTC grand opening set for Nov. 1

Brent Bader, IV Leader Editor

October 17, 2013

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After a long wait for students of IVCC, the new Community Technology Center will finally be opening its doors at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1. The grand opening will begin with the official ribbon cutting by IVCC President Jerry Corcoran... Read more »

EagLITS plans upcoming book discussions

IV Leader Staff

October 17, 2013

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Have any interest in meeting new people, sharing thoughts, reading books, or any of the above? If yes, join the eagLITS Book Club Friday, Oct. 25 to discuss “The Devil and Sherlock Holmes” by David Grann and Friday Nov. 22... Read more »

Foundation discontinues 17 scholarships

Marshal Herrmann, Media Editor

October 17, 2013

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In an effort to save money, the directors of the IVCC Foundation have voted to cut 17 Foundation paid scholarships in 2014-2015. This will save the Foundation’s general unrestricted fund more than $8,000, according to Fran... Read more »

First homecoming planned in conjunction with CTC opening

IV Leader Staff

October 17, 2013

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Illinois Valley Community College will celebrate its first homecoming in decades on Saturday, Nov. 2, the day after the Peter Miller Community Technology Center grand opening. IVCC-LPO Homecoming offers alumni and friends the... Read more »

TEACH partners with Project Unify

IV Leader Staff

October 17, 2013

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IVCC's education department and future educator's group, TEACH, has joined with Project Unify to raise awareness of disability-related issues. Project Unify is a national project, funded by the U.S. Department of Education. ... Read more »

Board may adopt skateboard policy

IV Leader Staff

September 26, 2013

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The IVCC board is considering policy about bicycle and skateboard use on campus. At the September board meeting, the board heard the first reading of revisions to two board policies: medical/occupational examinations and drug-free... Read more »

Honors program accepts members

IV Leader Staff

September 26, 2013

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The IVCC Honors Program has recently accepted its latest members. The Honors Program “promotes the identification and achievement of education and/or career goals for its participants by offering specially designed honors... Read more »

Oglesby police to provide armed police presence

IV Leader Staff

September 26, 2013

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The City of Oglesby will soon begin providing an armed police presence at Illinois Valley Community College. At their September meeting, the IVCC Board of Trustees approved an intergovernmental agreement with Oglesby to provide... Read more »

From Intern To Cop

Abney Bernardini, IV Leader Staff

September 26, 2013

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The Web site for the Ottawa Police Department states their mission: “to provide law enforcement services with integrity and dedication.” Dedication is something that builds up over time for most, but not in the case of... Read more »