Now Streaming: The Peanut Butter Falcon

Jacob Kinsella, IV Leader Staff

August 27, 2020

The Peanut Butter Falcon, by directors Tyler Nilson and Michael Scwartz, is an old-fashioned, feel-good, adventure that asks the question: What is family? Tyler, played by Shia LaBeouf, is struggling with the death of his b...

Black History Month Celebrations Begin With Soul Food Buffet

Avery Scott, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

  The Soul Food Buffet was something that everyone needed. Not only was it a reminder of the diverse culture we have here at IVCC, but it was a day that students could just cut loose, kick back, eat food and listen to...

LIL PEEP: A Retrospective

Avery Scott, IV Leader Staff

December 2, 2019

By Avery Scott IV Leader Staff Lil Peep, born Gustav Ahr, was this decades most prevalent artist. Peep’s music combined aspects of varying genres, punk, hip-hop and rock music. Peep was a multi talented artist, model an...

The Seratones: The Next Big Thing In Music

Justice Petersen, IV Leader Columnist

December 2, 2019

By Justice Petersen IV Leader Columnist On Nov. 8, I went up to Monarch Music Hall in Peoria to see two new up and coming bands: the Seratones and Dan Luke and the Raid. I love music and I am all for supporting new bands that...

Kick Off Holiday Season With ‘Elf’

Nora Missel, IV Leader Staff

December 2, 2019

By Nora Missel IV Leader Staff The well-known story of Buddy the Elf will be taking the stage here at IVCC beginning Nov. 21. Buddy’s story begins in the North Pole, where he comes to realize that he is actually human. After...

IVCC Recognizes Native American Appreciation Month

Josh Woodward, IV Leader Co-Sports Editor

November 26, 2019

Josh Woodward IV Leader Co-Sports Editor Chief Gerald Savage of the Ho-Chunk Nation came to IVCC on Monday, Nov. 4. 2019 to present on the history of the Ho-Chunk and Native Americans in the Illinois Valley area. Chief Ger...

Atticus: The Lost Poet

Justice Petersen, IV Leader Columnist

October 10, 2019

  The Mysterious Masked Poet, Photo courtesy of Justice Petersen IV Leader Columnist Justice Petersen and her friend pose for a picture with Atticus while attending an event at Anderson’s Bo...

‘Ghost in the Shell’ Proves Refreshing

Avery Scott, IV Leader Columnist

October 10, 2019

Although there are a lot of movies like it, “Ghost in the Shell” was a refreshing spin on a sci-fi action adventure. My first thought of the movie was “oh, man, this reminds me of ‘Blade Runner!’” It’s set...

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