Graduation Is Going Virtual

Chloe Garkey, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

In the unprecedented time that we are living in currently, IVCC students, faculty, and staff are learning to roll with the punches. Covid-19 is causing graduation ceremonies to be postponed or canceled all throughout Illinois. In lie...

A Cure For The Quarantine Blues

Chloe Garkey, Staff Writer

April 7, 2020

During this time of self-isolation, it can be difficult to keep yourself entertained. IVCC students and many members of the community are getting creative when it comes to distracting themselves from boredom. Here is a list of...

Martin Luther King Writing Contest Winners

March 5, 2020

First place winner Iggy Luek (center), second place winner Marlene Vazquez (left), and third place winner Miguel Lopez (right).

Running With A Reason

Chloe Garkey, IV Leader Staff

November 20, 2019

On Oct. 13, roughly 45,000 runners took on the daunting challenge of running 26.2 miles. This year marked the 42nd Annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Two of those 45,000 runners were our very own IVCC Eagles, Liza Buhr and Jael...

IVCC Recognizes Mental Health Awareness Week

Liza Buhr, Co-Sports Editor

November 20, 2019

Mental Health Awareness Week was Oct. 6 through Oct. 12. In order to bring more awareness to the subject, the Disability Services office held two events during the week. On Oct. 9, the office held an event for students to learn...

Hispanic Heritage Month: Los Colores

Chloe Garkey, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

October is Hispanic Heritage Month. IVCC held many events throughout the month to celebrate Hispanic Heritage. One event was hosted by Des Colores, a Mexican folkloric dance group. For an hour on the 15th IVCC students were able to...

IVCC Chem Club Celebrates National Chemistry Week

Liza Buhr, Co-Sports Editor

October 31, 2019

On Oct. 24, the Chemistry Club hosted its traditional mol run of 6.022x1023 zeptometers on the track to celebrate National Chemistry Week. In other words, 602.2 meters, which is about one and a half laps around the track. Students from che...

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