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Barb Bernardi, professor of biology and 2013 Pearson Master Teacher, penned this LLCC essay for the State Journal-Register Oct. 6. The article has gone viral in the alpaca world, with the largest alpaca resource for alpaca farms, Open Herd, featuring the article under “alpaca news,” along with the IAOBA (Illinois Alpaca Owners and Breeder’s Association) and a Great Pyrenees website.

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Bob Howard, director, Truck Driver Training, appeared Oct. 8 on the WLDS morning program and was interviewed for this SJ-R story regarding the free training program being offered for long-term unemployed individuals (see story below.) He will also appear on WTAX at 8:40 a.m. Oct. 9. Julie Rourke, director, workforce development, provided additional information for the SJ-R story.

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Marnie Record, workforce specialist, was interviewed for an upcoming article for the “Trends in Green” section of College Planning and Management magazine.

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Michelle Burger, student events coordinator, was interviewed at the Multicultural Fest, along with several exhibitors and students, for WICS’s “Illinois Central” program, will air this Saturday at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday at 10:30 p.m.

Karen Sanders, executive director, LLCC Foundation; Leslie Johnson, director, LLCC-Litchfield/Hillsboro and Foundation board member Ken Elmore discussed the Grow Beyond endowment campaign on WSMI radio Oct. 2.

Nancy Sweet, culinary operations manager, demonstrated an Indian dish on WICS Sunrise this Morning Oct. 1 and promoted the Multicultural Fest. Get the recipe here.

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Rich Vertrees, vice president of administrative services, was interviewed Sept. 26 by WTAX Radio on the college’s balanced budget.

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Mary Beth Ray, director, Career Development Services, was interviewed by WICS Sept. 24 on tips for job seekers. Here is the story which ran on the Sunrise show, in advance of the Greater Springfield Job & Career Fair. Lynn Whalen, executive director, PRM, also interviewed Mary Beth and LLCC grad Holly Cormier for this article which ran in the SJ-R Sept. 24.

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Gary Krupa, workforce development coordinator, wrote an article entitled “Opportunities Abound at 2013 IRA/SWANA Growing Green in ’13 Conference” for an upcoming edition of the monthly Illinois Recycling Association publication.