Students interact at business dinner

Josh Woodward, IV Leader Staff

December 2, 2019

By Josh Woodward IV Leader Staff IVCC hosted its annual Business Etiquette Dinner Nov. 10 for students in business classes and student government. Students who attended the night’s dinner were also accompanied by IVCC faculty ...

Teacher Spotlight: Mike Pecherek

Lillian Moskalewicz, IV Leader Staff

December 2, 2019

By Lillian Moskalewicz IV Leader Staff Mike Pecherek can be seen around IVCC wearing a shirt and tie with a big smile on his face. Here at IVCC, Mike teaches Music Appreciation and Music Theory. Mike’s passion for music...

Agriculture Complex Approved for IVCC

December 2, 2019

An agriculture complex at Illinois Valley Community College took a major step forward Thursday with board approval of construction contracts totaling more than $600,000 for a storage and routine maintenance facility. The 6,000-square-foot...

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...

IVCC Proposes No Tuition Increase

November 26, 2019

For the second straight year, Illinois Valley Community College’s administration will recommend no increase in tuition next year. The board’s audit finance committee met Nov. 16, prior to the board’s regular monthly meeting,...

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...

Agriculture Club Elects New Leadership

Miriam Hoffman, IV Leader Assistant Editor

November 14, 2019

The Ag Club at IVCC elected this year’s new leadership on Monday, Sept. 30th during a weekly meeting in room J117E. Luke Lovgren, a freshman at IVCC and graduate of LaMoille High School, was elected to serve as...

Rotaract Club Comes to IVCC

Justice Petersen, IV Leader Staff

October 31, 2019

This year, IVCC has established a Rotaract club. For those unaware of what Rotaract is, it is the college-level equivalent of Interact or Rotary. Many high schools have an Interact club, and many towns have Rotary clubs, which...

Jazz Band Concert

Jazz Band Concert

October 31, 2019

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