Volunteers are needed to greet and assist students during the first week of spring semester classes beginning Jan. 13. Various morning and some evening shifts are available. Click Welcome Week sign-up sheet spring 2014 to see the schedule. If interested in volunteering, email Colleen Pittman (firstname.lastname@example.org) or stop by the Information Desk in the A. Lincoln Commons to sign up.
The Fitness Center will be closed Dec. 23 – Jan. 3, reopening Jan. 6 with special hours from 8am – 4pm through Jan. 10.
The Fitness Center will resume normal hours of operation Jan. 13 when the spring semester begins. For questions please contact Justin Knoedler, email@example.com.
Our sincere sympathy to Peggy Goetsch, professor of biology, on the passing of her father, David H. Phipps, Dec. 8. Visitation will be held Sunday, Dec. 22 from 2-4 p.m. at St. John United Church of Christ in Lincoln, followed by a short memorial service.
LLCC holiday cards are available. Faculty and staff may pick them up at the information desk in A. Lincoln Commons or in the PRM office.
This week’s Illinois Times will feature the LLCC music program as its cover story! Interviewed for the feature were Jane Hartman, professor of music, Jason Waddell, music instructor, David Laubersheimer, dean, Arts and Humanities, along with several students and others.
Also In the News this week:
Nicole Swartz, instructor, Culinary Institute, demonstrated Matcha Cheesecake and Spiced Cranberry Compote on the WICS Midday program Dec. 9.
Fall semester, MOD II & Short semester grades are due Monday, Dec. 23 at noon. Faculty should check their LLCC email for details. Online Grading Notices are distributed via faculty llcc.edu email only.
|We now have a menu! Click HERE to view what we’re serving! LLCC Culinary Students are hosting a dinner and a lunch next week in Bistro Verde to raise money for student scholarships! The meals are prepared and served by Food Production 1 students with rolls and dessert by Baking and Pastry classes.
Monday 12/9 dinner: 6:30 pm or 7 pm seating and Wednesday 12/11 lunch: 11:30 am or Noon seating. Email or see Nancy Sweet for reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org or 786-4613. Reservations required. Will take reservations on a first-come, first- served basis. Can pay by cash or check when you arrive. $15/person. Please let Nancy Sweet know if you have questions.
Dr. Judy Jozaitis, vice president, Workforce Development and Community Education, wrote this essay for the State Journal-Register Dec. 1 on how LLCC’s Workforce Division is addressing the skills gap.
LLCC raised $13,742.08 to help those in need in our community in the 2013 Giving Campaign through United Way. We sincerely thank all those who donated this year!
A random drawing of donor names was held, and the winners of $10 gift cards are Starbucks: Dwayne Whitney; Subway: Charlotte Warren; Red Lobster/Olive Garden: Diane Clark; Qik&Easy: Jennifer Ramm; Centrum Cafe: Mark Roehrs; Walgreen’s: Kevin Kirsch; McDonald’s: Misty Hagstrom; Country Market: Pat Gallagher.
Thank you from the campaign committee: Tiffany Andrews, Soodi Nassirpour, Nicole Ralph, Tara Walk, Lynn Whalen