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Herrmann elected SGA president

IV Leader Staff

April 28, 2016

A Herrmann will once again be leading Student Government Association next year. Ellen Herrmann was elected president during the SGA elections on April 7-8, taking over the role that her sister Becca held for the 2015-2016 school...

College expands ag course offerings

April 28, 2016

Illinois Valley Community College has completed the first phase of its effort to significantly expand its agriculture program. Beginning this fall, IVCC students wishing to pursue a career in agriculture may enroll in a two-year...

Rihanna gets to work, work, work, work, work.

Aris Showers, IV Leader Opinion Editor

April 28, 2016

Top selling musical artist Rihanna graced the stage of Chicago United Center sold out April 15 concert. Rihanna tour included 36 cities in three months and her single “Work” has been No. 1 on Billboard top 100 charts for the...

PTK inducts new members

April 28, 2016

Illinois Valley Community College recently inducted 40 students into its Rho Omega Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa. Students must achieve a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale to qualify for membership. The induction was held...

Counselors offer tips to combat end-of-semester struggles

Hannah Smith, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

IVCC has counselors available to provide short-term help to students suffering from anxiety, depression and other varying issues. The main service offered through the counseling office at IVCC is P-CAP, or Personal Counseling...

Jagasia leaves mark on IVCC, community

Katie Alleman, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

Kind, loving and patient have all been used to describe Koshu Jagasia, one of IVCC’s English instructors, who recently submitted her letter of resignation after 28 years at the College. Jagasia has been at IVCC “full-time...

The Express Outlook

Maddi Loiselle, IV Leader Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

Coming May 23, IVCC will be switching from Zimbra to Microsoft Outlook. This includes the rest of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus products. Students will be able to use Zimbra accounts until June 2017, in case messages need to...

Beneath the cloak of a professor

Aris Showers, IV Leader Opinion Editor

April 28, 2016

He leaned back comfortably against the back of his chair, wearing a teal colored shirt with eyes of a similar shade that lit up with delight as he spoke. The backdrop of the office revealed an actor behind the cloak of a college...

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