LLCC Foundation scholarship applications due March 1

The LLCC Foundation 2018-2019 scholarship application deadline is March 1. Faculty and staff are invited to encourage students to apply. Students submitting a complete application are considered for all available scholarships for which they are eligible. The scholarship guidelines and online application are available at www.llccfoundation.org/scholarships. For additional information, contact Lori Smith, scholarship program coordinator, at 786-4502.

2018 Pearson Master Teacher nominees

Forty-three eligible nominations were received for the 2018 Drs. Raymond and Ann Pearson Master Teacher Award. Congratulations to:

  • Carmen Allen, professor, computer programming
  • Craig Beckmier, professor, agriculture
  • Deborah Brothers, professor, English
  • Diana Coffman, professor, biology
  • Connie Costello, assistant professor, nursing
  • Dave Cox, professor, biology
  • Angie Gum-Miller, professor, math
  • Mark Hardiman, professor, theatre
  • Jane Hartman, professor, music
  • John Mark Henry, professor, math
  • Joe Hoff, professor, Spanish
  • Taiebeh Hosseinali, professor, teacher education
  • Paul Hudson, professor, business
  • Tameka Johnson-Tillman, instructor, English
  • Kevin Kirsch, professor, AutoCAD
  • Rebecca Klatt, professor, reading
  • Terry Logsdon, professor, philosophy
  • Katie McAfee, professor, accounting
  • Susan McClintock, professor, math
  • Tim McKenzie, professor, journalism and humanities
  • Brenda Michel, professor, nursing
  • Rebecca Miller-McGrath, assistant professor, psychology
  • Richard Monke, professor, math
  • Janet Moulton, associate professor, nursing
  • Judy Nichols, professor, psychology
  • Jennifer O’Malley, professor, biology
  • Samantha Reif, associate professor, geology
  • Ryan Roberts, professor and librarian
  • Mark Roehrs, professor, history
  • Randy Rue, professor, criminal justice
  • David Sack, professor, math
  • Donna Satterlee, professor, practical nursing
  • Matt Shaver, professor, digital media
  • Colin Suchland, professor, sociology
  • Keven Tait, instructor, A/C, refrigeration & heating
  • Rich Teeter, professor, agri-business management
  • Natasha Trame, associate professor, psychology
  • Paul Van Heuklom, professor, English
  • George Vaughn, professor, English
  • John Vinzant, professor, political science
  • Tara Walk, associate professor, criminal justice
  • Danyle Watkins, assistant professor, early childhood education
  • Beth Wiediger, professor, psychology

The Pearsons, longtime Springfield physicians, made the award possible through a generous contribution to the LLCC Foundation. The award annually recognizes an exceptional full-time, faculty member for his or her professional contributions to LLCC. The 2018 award recipient will be announced at the annual faculty and staff recognition ceremony May 3.

Nominate a Pearson Master Teacher by Feb. 7

Nominations for the 2018 Pearson Master Teacher Award will close on Wednesday, Feb. 7.  Students, faculty, staff, alums and retirees are invited to nominate an outstanding full-time, tenured faculty member for the annual award that recognizes an exceptional faculty member for his or her professional contributions to LLCC.

Simply use the online nomination form or log into Blackboard. Again, nominations must be submitted by Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018.

For more information, call 786-2217 or e-mail LLCCFoundation@llcc.edu.

LEAGUE grant applications due today

LEAGUE grant applications are due to the LLCC Foundation by 5 p.m. today. Access grant guidelines as well as the application and budget worksheet at www.llccfoundation.org/educational-support.

Faculty and staff make these grants possible through their generous giving to the annual faculty and staff campaign each spring known as LEAGUE. The LLCC Foundation will award approximately $10,000 as a direct result of the success of the annual faculty and staff campaign.

Donations to the LEAGUE campaign support LLCC students through the LEAGUE grant program, scholarships and other funds, including the “Pay It Forward” fund that helps students with emergent needs. Each year approximately 40 percent of LLCC faculty and staff support the LLCC Foundation through this campaign. Our thanks to our generous faculty and staff for contributing more than $53,000 to the 2017 LEAGUE campaign!

Awards will be announced at the LEAGUE kickoff on Mar. 28. Please contact the LLCC Foundation at 786-2785 for more information.

LEAGUE grant applications due Jan. 31

The LLCC Foundation is accepting applications for LEAGUE grants through Jan. 31. Faculty and staff make these grants possible through their generous giving to the annual faculty and staff campaign each spring known as LEAGUE.

The LLCC Foundation will award approximately $10,000 as a direct result of the success of the annual faculty and staff campaign. Grant guidelinesapplication and budget worksheet are available here, or may be obtained at:  www.llccfoundation.org/educational-support.

Donations to the LEAGUE campaign support LLCC students through the LEAGUE grant program, scholarships and other funds, including the “Pay It Forward” fund that helps students with emergent needs. Each year approximately 40 percent of LLCC faculty and staff support the LLCC Foundation through this campaign. Our thanks to our generous faculty and staff for contributing more than $53,000 to the 2017 LEAGUE campaign!

Again, the application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 5 p.m. Awards will be announced at the LEAGUE kickoff on Mar. 28. Please contact the LLCC Foundation at 786-2785 for more information

Submit a nomination for the Pearson Master Teacher

Recognize an outstanding full-time faculty member with a nomination for the Pearson Master Teacher Award. It’s easy to do! Click here for the nomination form or log into Blackboard. Nominations must be submitted via the online form by Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018.

This award annually recognizes an exceptional faculty member for his or her professional contributions to LLCC. For more information, stop by the LLCC Foundation in Menard Hall, Room 1214, call 786-2217 or email LLCCFoundation@llcc.edu.

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2018-2019 LLCC Foundation scholarship application available!

The LLCC Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-2019 academic year through March 1. Faculty and staff are invited to encourage students to apply.

It’s easy to apply. Only one application form is needed to apply for all scholarships. Students submitting a complete application are considered for all available scholarships for which they are eligible.

The online application is available by going to www.llccfoundation.org/scholarships. For more information, contact Lori Smith at 786-4502 or email lori.smith@llcc.edu.

Shop AmazonSmile and support the LLCC Foundation

Support LLCC Foundation when shopping on Amazon via AmazonSmileDo you shop on Amazon? If so, shop on Smile.Amazon.com anytime yet this holiday season or other times throughout the year and Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of your purchase to the LLCC Foundation. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know — same products, same prices, same service. Shop for great deals at smile.amazon.com/ch/37-1360597#YouShopAmazonDonates

Amazon has donated more than $500 to the LLCC Foundation in support of our students and programs through purchases made by our supporters. For more information, contact the LLCC Foundation at 786-2785.

Shop AmazonSmile and support the LLCC Foundation

Support LLCC Foundation when you shop this holiday season. Buy your gifts and holiday essentials at smile.amazon.com. You shop. Amazon donates. AmazonSmileDo you shop on Amazon? If so, shop on Smile.Amazon.com anytime this holiday season or throughout the year and Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of your purchase to the LLCC Foundation. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know — same products, same prices, same service. Shop for great deals at smile.amazon.com/ch/37-1360597#YouShopAmazonDonates

Amazon has donated more than $500 to the LLCC Foundation in support of our students and programs through purchases made by our supporters. For more information, contact the LLCC Foundation at 786-2785.