This week at LLCC

Monday-Friday, Oct. 20-24: PTK Parking Spot Raffle (see article in today’s LincIn for more information).

Monday, Oct. 20: Family Fun Night Open House, 6-7:30 p.m., Child Development Center. Celebrating 20 years of excellence at its current location on Toronto Road.

Tuesday, Oct. 21: Board of Trustees meeting, 5:15 p.m., R.H. Stephens Room, Menard Hall. Agenda can be found HERE.

Wednesday, Oct. 22:  Campus Sustainability Day movie showing of “GMO OMG,”  noon-1:30 p.m., A. Lincoln Commons. The movie is directed by concerned father Jeremy Seifert, who is in search of answers about how genetically modified organisms (GMOs) affect children, the health of the planet and an individual’s freedom of choice.

Campus Spa Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., A. Lincoln Commons. Spa services include chair massage, paraffin treatments and more.

French Club Halloween Bake Sale, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Student Union.

Thursday, Oct. 23: Bridegroom presentation by activist, speaker, writer and filmmaker Shane Bitney Crone, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Trutter Center. Admission is free; however, you must have a ticket to attend. Tickets are available in the Student Life Office.

Thursday-Friday, Oct. 23-24: Veterans Club Fannie Mae Chocolate Sale, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., A. Lincoln Commons.


Minutes posted from recent Team meeting

At the September Environmental Health & Safety Team meeting, new chair and vice chair were seated.  The team discussed issues regarding traffic safety concerns and how the college is preparing for awareness and prevention of enterovirus.  Read the full minutes for details on these topics.

View Recommendations from the September Curriculum Team meeting.

The Sustainability Team met October 7th, discussing Sustainability Day, the Sustainability Award and use of student sustainability fees.  To read the full minutes and view materials about these items, click HERE.

Financial aid certification program–professional development opportunity

A Financial Aid Certification Program seminar is being held Wednesday, Nov. 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Montgomery Hall 1143/1144 by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC). The formalized annual certification series gives professionals a detailed understanding of financial aid programs and systems.  All sessions are offered at NO COST to staff, counselors, mentors and members of the general public.

For more information or to register, click HERE.

PTK parking spot raffle this week; begins today

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society is holding its annual Parking Spot Raffle this week! The winner receives exclusive use of the Phi Theta Kappa Reserved PTKParkingSpotRaffleParking Spot (located on the east side of Menard Hall) for the remainder of the 2014-2015 academic year. Raffle tickets will be sold in the A. Lincoln Commons from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 20, 21, 22, 23 and 24. Tickets cost $1 each or 6 for $5. The first 100 people to purchase at least one ticket will also receive a Breast Cancer Awareness wristband.  Click on the sign to the right to see more details. Please consider purchasing a ticket to support this worthy organization!

Congratulations, LLCC-J CNA Graduates!

CNA 2  10.16.2014

Back L-R:   Kara Pattie, Stacy Six, Christy Long, Brittny Buhlig, Jordan Freese, Jessica Merriman, Shelby Wright, Emily Ankrom

Front L-R:  Instructor Cindy Krieg, Carolyn Hardwick, Rikki Farris, Ashley Muffick, Sasha Velten, Nicole Riva, Brooke Thompson, Instructor Peggy Wisdom

TODAY and Saturday at LLCC

Friday, Oct. 17 – Family Concert with Rachel Rambach: 6 to 7 p.m., Trutter Center. The public is invited. Sponsored by Logger Activities Board. Call Student Life at ext. 62241 for more information.

Saturday, Oct. 18Surplus auction beginning at 10 a.m. by Facilities Services metal building. For item descriptions and terms go to:


United Way basket winners announced

Names were drawn Thursday to select the winners of the United Way raffle featuring five gift packages provided by the LLCC United Way committee. If you have the ticket number that matches one of those listed below, stop by Human Resources to claim your prize.

Thanks for your generous contributions to the United Way campaign.

Money Bags – 551797 (drawn by Martha Blackwell)
Pasta Lovers – 782913 (drawn by David Ferrill)
Fall Fantasy – 782980 (drawn by Karie Longhta)
Lincoln Art – 782612 (drawn by Dr. Paul Hudson)
Date Night – 782744 (drawn by Dr. Judy Jozaitis)