Epicurean Club hosts Dim Sum dinner Dec. 2

The Epicurean Club is hosting a dinner in Bistro Verde on Friday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. The dinner will be a global Dim Sum meal, featuring multiple courses of made-from-scratch savory and sweet appetizers from around the world. Dinner is $20 per person and includes iced tea and/or coffee. Tickets are available from the Student Life Office or Nancy Sweet.

SGA sponsoring Angel Tree

A reminder that LLCC SGA is sponsoring an Angel Tree to spread joy and cheer to local senior residents of Springfield Retirement Village. Students, faculty and staff are invited to take an angel from the holiday tree located in A. Lincoln Commons and purchase a gift for the resident named on the angel tag. Gifts can be returned to the Student Life Office with the angel tag included.

Black Student Union-Haircut Wednesday & Jeans Day Thursday

The Black Student Union is hosting Haircut Wednesday for our LLCC students in the A. Lincoln Commons TODAY. Stop by and receive a free haircut between 11 a.m. -2 p.m.

The BSU also invites you to wear jeans tomorrow, Nov. 17 in exchange for a $5 donation to pay for hats and gloves for the Eastside Pride Coat Drive. Donations can be taken to the Student Life Office.

21st Annual Veterans Day Ceremony Message

The Student Life Office would like to thank all who attended and also those who participated in Friday’s Veterans Day Ceremony including LLCC Trustee Dennis Shackelford, LLCC staff member Gailyn Draper, LLCC student veteran Bobby Herpel, LLCC Student Trustee Brandon Lewis, LLCC Student Matt LeMasters and the American Legion Post 759 Color Guard. Thanks to the LLCC student athletes and director Ron Riggle; Emily Millburg, Rebecca Zielke, Mutiat Shobajo and Student Life student workers for their help placing the American flags around campus to honor our LLCC veterans. Their time and help the morning and afternoon of the event was GREATLY appreciated. Also, thanks to facilities staff for the wonderful set-up, Subway for providing the drinks and LLCC Epicurean Club for baking the delicious cupcakes and cookies served at the Veteran’s Day reception. View more pictures of the Veterans Day Ceremony HERE.

Veterans Day Ceremony Today

Join us today as LLCC honors veterans at its 21st annual Veterans Day Ceremony. The reception begins at 1 p.m., followed by the ceremony at 1:30 p.m. in A. Lincoln Commons.  The American Legion Post 759 Color Guard will post the colors and  Gailyn Draper, administrative assistant to the vice president of student services, will sing the national anthem. The program also includes LLCC Trustee Dennis Shackelford serving as master of ceremonies and LLCC student Lance Corporal Bobby Herpel, U.S. Marine Corps, providing remarks and playing taps. The ceremony is sponsored by the LLCC Student Life Office and honors all veterans including LLCC faculty, staff and students who served in the armed forces.