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...

A Beacon of Hope: Radio Host Inspires People of Color in Selfless Act of Representation

Kacie Cusick and Sydney Johnson

April 30, 2019

Radio host Nadia Valentine drew students to room CTC-125 with her talk on her experiences as a person of color in the Illinois Valley on Feb. 25. The event was sponsored by the IVCC Diversity Team as part of the Black History...

News Briefs

Staff, Staff Writers

November 2, 2017

Psych Club plans Movember events IVCC’s Psych Club is sponsoring activities for Movember, a global effort to increase awareness of men’s health issues, raising funds for education, research and prevention. Informational tables will be a...

Events inspire others, share culture

Lindsey Bennett and Alexis Eccles

March 10, 2016

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

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

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

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...

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