Club Information Day Jan. 30

LLCC Student Life is sponsoring Club Information Day today from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in A. Lincoln Commons. Encourage students to get involved and learn about the different clubs LLCC has to offer!

BSU open mic night

The LLCC Black Student Union is hosting an open mic night today, Jan. 30,  in A. Lincoln Commons from 5-8 p.m. Open mic night is a social event sponsored by the BSU where LLCC students and staff have a platform to openly express their voice and talents through poetry, singing, dance, instrumental solos and spoken word. Come showcase your talents, and let your voice be heard!

“Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” calendars

Looking for a fun calendar that also supports a great cause? The LLCC Feminist Activist Club will be selling “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” calendars on behalf of the Prairie Center Against Sexual Assault, the local sexual violence resource center.

Order your calendar today to see who stepped into some high-heeled shoes to represent LLCC in this year’s calendar! Calendars are $5 each and can be ordered by visiting LLCC Student Life by Friday, Feb. 2 at 5 p.m.

The calendars feature local organizations and businesses who support PCASA’s mission and aim to increase awareness of PCASA, as well as their main fundraising event, “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes.”

LLCC Chemistry Club hosts trivia night

Sign up for a trivia night hosted by the LLCC Chemistry Club! It will take place on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in the student union located in the lower level Menard Hall. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the event runs from 7 p.m. to approximately 9:30 p.m.

The teams are divided by tables, and there are 10 seats per table. Each seat costs $10. Payment will be collected the night of the event. Cash or check will be accepted. Checks should be made out to LLCC.

Topics will include English, history, general science, etc. Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place winners. Register for your seats online. Hope to see you there!

 

Blood drive today

LLCC Student Life is hosting a blood drive today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the student union, lower level of Menard Hall. All donors are asked to please eat before donation and present a photo ID. Walk-ins are always welcome. To schedule an appointment, please call the Community Blood Center at 217-241-7550 or use IMPACT to schedule online. All donors will receive a free T-shirt!

Stalking Awareness Month Jeans Day

Today is Stalking Awareness Month Jeans Day, which is sponsored by the LLCC English Studies Club. If participating, be sure to bring your $5 minimum donation to the LLCC Student Life Office. All monies raised will be sent to the Sojourn Shelter and Services Inc, which provides shelter, safety and counseling for victims of domestic violence. Throughout the month of January, advocates for victims and survivors of stalking will be working to increase awareness of the issue and provide information about local and national resources for victims of stalking.

Vendor Day

LLCC Student Life is sponsoring Vendor Day today! The event features vendor booths, information on student services and entertainment. It takes place in A. Lincoln Commons from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Blood drive Jan. 25

LLCC Student Life is hosting a blood drive, Thursday, Jan. 25, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the student union, lower level of Menard Hall. All donors are asked to please eat before donation and present a photo ID. Walk-ins are always welcome. To schedule an appointment, please call the Community Blood Center at 217-241-7550 or use IMPACT to schedule online. All donors will receive a free T-shirt!

 

Stalking Awareness Month Jeans Day Jan. 25

The LLCC English Studies Club is sponsoring a Jeans Day on Thursday for National Stalking Awareness Month. To participate, please bring your $5 minimum donation to the LLCC Student Life Office. All monies raised will be sent to the Sojourn Shelter and Services Inc, which provides shelter, safety and counseling for victims of domestic violence. Throughout the month of January, advocates for victims and survivors of stalking will be working to increase awareness of the issue and provide information about local and national resources for victims of stalking.

Nominations for 2018 Homecoming Court due today

Please consider nominating a student for king or queen who has had a positive impact on campus and is an exemplary representative of LLCC. The criteria for nominating students can be found on the Homecoming Nomination Form. Hard copies of the form are also available in LLCC Student Life. All forms are due in to LLCC Student Life in the lower level Menard Hall by 5 p.m. today. Homecoming 2018 will be held on Saturday, Feb. 10.