Only a few more days to make nominations before the next group of KUDOS award winners are announced in LincIn July 1! Winners will be announced five times per year; once in the summer, and twice in the fall and spring semesters. Nominate a deserving colleague today by selecting “KUDOS Nomination” at the top right of LincIn.
The LLCC Bookstore will be closed for its annual physical inventory on Wednesday, June 25, Thursday, June 26, and Monday, June 30, and will reopen Tuesday, July 1. Normal summer bookstore hours are Monday – Thursday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Did you know that direct deposit is available for Accounts Payable checks? You can have any reimbursement that you would normally get from Accounts Payable (post- travel reimbursements, mileage, etc.) directly deposited into your bank account. Forms are available in Accounts Payable located in the Finance Department. Please contact Jill Whitney at Jill.Whitney@llcc.edu or X62256 for information.
Nearly $67,000 was raised at LLCC’s 8th annual Gala, which was held on Saturday, May 3 in the Student Union. This money will support students like LaChelle who states: “Every bit of education and opportunity was a big part of shaping me into the person I am today. When I leave here, I won’t think I am ready, I will know. You play a major part in making this happen.” The Gala is the Foundation’s largest source of unrestricted student support. The event features the talents of our music and culinary programs.
Please be aware that Relay for Life will be held on campus Saturday June 21 – Sunday 22. The public event kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday and runs through 6 a.m. Sunday in the parking lots. Parking lots 9, 11, 12 will be blocked Thursday night for the event set up Friday. The lots will be used all day/night for the event. The event will also be using the Millennium Center, A. Lincoln Commons and Student Union Saturday and Sunday.
ITS is performing phone maintenance this morning from 6:30-7:30 a.m. This may result in a loss of phone service during that time.
Summer 2014 Campus Visit Day is being held from 5-7:30 p.m. today. Check-in begins at 5 p.m. in A. Lincoln Commons, followed by separate information sessions for traditional (Student Union) and adult (M2207) students at 5:30 p.m. From 6-7:30 p.m., exhibits will be open in A. Lincoln Commons and tours will be offered of Menard and Sangamon Halls.
The thank-you reception for Jim Van Kleek, retiring program director of aviation, planned for Wednesday, June 18, 2:30 p.m. is being rescheduled for a later date.
Always wanted to try out Zumba before paying for a class? Join us in the Trutter Center tomorrow from 5:30-6:30 for a Zumba preview! Come try it out and get information about offerings through Community Education!
Tomorrow, June 13, engineers will be conducting a test of the emergency generator system. This will produce several power outages. Please turn any computers off before leaving on Thursday.
Dave Bretscher, Facilities Director