Trustee accepts continued budget challenges

Matt Pehoski, Student Trustee

August 31, 2017

Hello, fellow IVCC students! I, Matt Pehoski, am your student trustee which means that I represent the student body at our monthly board meetings. Our most recent board meeting happened on Aug. 17 and there were some exciting...

Trustee accepts continued budget challenges

Matt Pehoski, Student Trustee

April 27, 2017

Hello everyone! My name is Matthew Pehoski (feel free to call me Matt) and I have recently been elected as student trustee for the 2017-2018 school year. I am very excited to hold the student trustee position and represent...

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State falls through on promised money; IVCC looks to make cuts

Lindsey Bennett, IV Leader Opinion Editor

January 26, 2017

IVCC still has not received its allotted budget from the state for this year, though a spending plan will be put into place for fiscal year 2018 by July. Upcoming State of the State and budget addresses may both give residents...

A year later: Illinois’ budget crisis

Kayte Bernardoni, IVCC Honors Student

April 28, 2016

Illinois lawmakers have been unable to pass a spending budget for the current fiscal year, which started July 1, 2015, leaving many Illinois colleges and universities flailing. Illinois is currently in its tenth month without...

Financial aid stressed with MAP in jeopardy

Jessica Bursztynsky and Hannah Smith

March 10, 2016

IVCC financial aid advisers are encouraging students to apply for federal financial aid and scholarships since the state’s budget impasse has made state aid for students doubtful for the upcoming school year. “I would encourage...

Budget process begins: Dean, some waivers to be cut

Marshal Herrmann, IV Leader Media Editor

May 2, 2013

In an effort to achieve a balanced budget, one dean position and some athletic waivers will be cut. According to the Audit-Finance Committee’s April press release, the initial budget for fiscal 2014 will need to be reduced...

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