Winter recess Dec. 15-Jan. 1

Happy Holidays! Lincoln Land Community College. LLCC will be closed for holiday break Dec. 15-Jan. 1. Spring semester begins Jan. 12.LLCC will be closed for winter recess Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 through Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. No classes will be held, and administrative offices at the Springfield campus and Outreach Centers in the LLCC district will be closed. Regular hours will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 2.

The LLCC Capital City Training Center, 130 W. Mason, will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1, and open 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Dec. 17-21, 24, 26-28 and 31. The Illinois Small Business Development Center at LLCC, located in Montgomery Hall on the Springfield campus, will be closed Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1, and open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Dec. 17-21 and Dec. 26-28.

The spring 2019 semester begins Saturday, Jan. 12, and weekday classes begin Monday, Jan. 14. Read more about January extended hours for LLCC Admission and Registration; Advising, Counseling, Career, Services; Financial Aid; and Bookstore.

Wishing everyone a happy and safe break!

Nominations for honored alumni award due tomorrow

As a reminder, the deadline for submitting nominations for the 2019 Honored Alumni Award is tomorrow, Dec. 15, 2018. Nominate an LLCC alum for the award by completing the form that is available at www.llcc.edu/honored-alumni-award.

Nominations will be scored on the following four criteria: 1) role model – inspiring excellence in others, 2) outstanding success – attaining significant career or personal achievements, 3) impact – achieving accomplishments which have changed the community for the better and 4) community service – demonstrating a visible commitment to the community through leadership and/or volunteerism.

Additionally, nominees must have successfully completed coursework at LLCC and be able to attend LLCC’s commencement ceremony on May 17, 2019.

For more information, call alumni services at 786-4612 or email alumni@llcc.edu.

LLCC Holiday Party today

LLCC Holiday Party. There's snow place like "LLCC. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2-4 p.m., Student Union, Menard Hall. Faculty, staff and retirees are invited. Wear your favorite ugly sweater for a chance to win prizes! Hors d'oeuvres will be served.Join the LLCC Holiday Party for faculty, staff and retirees today from 2-4 p.m. in the student union. Wear your favorite ugly sweater for a chance to win prizes!

In addition, the LLCC Computer Science Academy and Dance Club: Express Your Seoul are “Teaming up for Taylorville” by co-sponsoring a jeans day today to help raise funds for Taylorville tornado recovery efforts. If participating, please bring a $5 minimum donation to LLCC Student Life.

These two clubs will also be collecting items needed for recovery efforts in Taylorville today from 1-3 p.m. in the student union. You can drop items off on your way to the holiday party! View items being requested (new preferred).

End-of-month deposits due today before noon

The deadline to submit deposits to the LLCC Finance Department is today, Dec. 13, before noon. Please hand the deposit to Nichole Coffey or Robin Ackman as monies should not be left unattended.

As a reminder, if you have taken in funds, it is necessary to submit them and corresponding deposit slips to the finance department on a daily basis.

If you have questions, please contact LLCC Student Accounts at 786-2480. Thank you!

LLCC Holiday Party tomorrow

LLCC Holiday Party. There's snow place like "LLCC. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2-4 p.m., Student Union, Menard Hall. Faculty, staff and retirees are invited. Wear your favorite ugly sweater for a chance to win prizes! Hors d'oeuvres will be served.Faculty, staff and retirees are invited to the LLCC Holiday Party on Dec. 13, 2-4 p.m. in the student union. Wear your favorite ugly sweater for a chance to win prizes!

In addition, the LLCC Computer Science Academy and Dance Club: Express Your Seoul are “Teaming up for Taylorville” by co-sponsoring a jeans day on Dec. 13 to help raise funds for Taylorville tornado recovery efforts. To participate, please bring a $5 minimum donation to LLCC Student Life.

These two clubs will also be collecting items needed for recovery efforts in Taylorville from 1-3 p.m. on Dec. 13 in the student union. You can drop items off on your way to the holiday party! The following items are being requested (new preferred):

  • blankets
  • work gloves
  • gloves
  • winter hats
  • toothpaste
  • tooth brushes
  • toiletries
  • flashlights
  • trash bags

Taylorville City Hall has stressed that they do not need any clothes. The Taylorville Food Pantry is full; however, they will still take non-perishable food items and place them in storage.

Wish Frank Marsaglia well on his retirement!

Happy RetirementJoin us in giving Frank Marsaglia, professor of computer networking, best wishes on his retirement. Stop by his office (Logan 1129) today, Dec. 12 from 1-4 p.m. to wish him well!

Also, wish Janet Semanik, development specialist, best wishes on her retirement during a reception with a popcorn and a hot chocolate bar on Thursday, Dec. 13 from noon to 2 p.m. in the LLCC Foundation office, Menard Hall, Room 1214.