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Events inspire others, share culture

Lindsey Bennett and Alexis Eccles

March 10, 2016

Filed under Featured News, News

IVCC hosted a variety of events for Black History Month on campus throughout the month of February. Aris Showers, president of the Black Student Association, is in charge of organization for meetings, planning agenda, and working...

Instilling knowledge beyond the right now

Aris Showers, IV Leader Opinion Editor

February 18, 2016

Filed under Featured Opinion, Opinion

Historical events are a way for people to come together, but in order for the experience to be lasting we must broaden our perspectives beyond the event. I was recently asked why Black History Month was important. I could’ve...

Several Black History Month Events scheduled

IV Leader Staff

February 20, 2014

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Several events have been planned in February to celebrate Black History Month. The winners of the Martin Luther King Writing Contest will be announced on Feb. 24. From 12:30-1:30 p.m. in C-316. The winners will read their entries...

News Briefs

IV Leader Staff

January 31, 2013

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Session offered on health careers Illinois Valley Community College’s Office of Continuing Education will offer a free information session on Exploring Careers in Healthcare: Certified Medical Administrative Assistant and Phar...

Events planned to celebrate Black History Month

IV Leader Staff

January 30, 2013

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The IVCC Diversity Team, Student Government, the Black Student Association, and IV Sustainability  will celebrate with a series events during Black History Month. The groups will kick off the month on Feb. 1 with a historical...

Black History Month events planned

IV Leader Staff

January 31, 2012

Filed under News

A number of events have been scheduled for Black History Month, which is observed in February. “Being Black in the Illinois Valley” will be presented from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6 in the Fireplace Lounge. The guest...

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