Campus Question

Chloe Garkey, IV Leader Staff

August 29, 2019

“I feel that it’s a great opportunity that allows students to get credits out of the way. However I don’t like that I can’t spend as much time on my high-school classes.” -Bridget Crouch   “I think that...

IVCC Students in the Illinois State Capitol

Ryan O'Rourke, IV Leader Reporter

April 25, 2019

IVCC’s Student Government Association and College Democrats visited the capitol building in Springfield on April 9 for Illinois Student Assistance Commission Lobby Day. The students met with various lawmakers to discuss issues...

Students Honored at Academic Awards

Elle Bottom, IV Leader Reporter

April 25, 2019

Nearly 150 students were honored at the event including 65 students recognized for three consecutive honor semesters and 82 students for two consecutive honor semesters. The IVCC Student Academic Awards Ceremony was April 8 in...

Lance Yednock: The Function of IVCC in the IV

Brittany Marx, IV Leader Reporter

March 7, 2019

Democratic member of the Illinois House of Representatives Lance Yednock visited Illinois Valley Community College to meet with President Jerry Corcoran and college administrators on Feb. 12, to learn more about IVCC’s opportunities...



November 30, 2017

Students explore ag futures

Martha Hoffman, Editor-In-Chief

November 2, 2017

Area high school students and community members networked with four-year institutions, heard presentations on the IVCC ag program and learned about college from support staff at the Fall Ag Open House. Willard Mott, IVCC agriculture...

Survey to gain student feedback

Lisa Chounard, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

IVCC wants your opinion on how satisfied you are with your college experience, so college officials are planning an emailed survey in March to gather input.   The survey is called the Noel-Levitz Student Satisfaction surve...

Red Cross Club wins award

June 17, 2016

Illinois Valley Red Cross Club members Becca Herrmann (left), Cody O’Brien, Jimmy Crank and Kaitlin Raineri. The Chicago and Northern Illinois chapter of the American Red Cross awarded the Red Cross Club Award to members of Illi...

Empty library space blank canvas for student life

Lindsey Bennett, IV Leader Staff Writer

January 28, 2016

By now, many of you have probably noticed the new library area with only a few tables and chairs to break up the space. The area was once part of the cashier’s area before it moved buildings and the library is planning how...

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