Dr. Charlotte Warren, president; Karen Sanders, executive director, LLCC Foundation; and Lynn Whalen, executive director, public relations and marketing, gave the presentation “Cultivating a large donation and maximizing its impact” April 15 at the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) annual convention, held in Orlando, Fla.
Dr. Carmen Allen, interim dean of business and computer technologies, recently presented at the Northern Illinois Regional P-20 Network fall symposium. She was part of the panel discussion, “P-20 Considerations in Designing and Implementing Competency-Based Education.” Insights were shared about LLCC’s development of the CBE Cyber-Security certificate. Specific issues included the benefits to students, the benefits to the community, our institutional commitment and the inclusion of essential stakeholders for success. The goal of the Illinois P-20 Council is to increase the proportion of adults in Illinois with high quality degrees and credentials to 60 percent by 2025.
David Pietrzak, program director, aviation, spoke as part of a panel presentation on “How to address/solve school and workforce shortages” at the Illinois Aviation Conference in Springfield on May 24.
Karen Sanders, executive director, LLCC Foundation, made a presentation entitled “Building resources for non-profits” to a statewide meeting of the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies on May 8.