This fall’s silkscreen class has designed and packaged holiday cards which are available for sale in the LLCC Foundation. There are several different designs and cards are packaged in groups of four. Cost is $10 per package.
All proceeds from card sales will go to the LLCC Art Department. Cards will be for sale through next Friday, Dec. 18, so please stop by today and support art students with your purchase!
A new mobile device power station has been set up in the lower level of Sangamon Hall near the Blackboard Student Support Center. The mobile device power station provides students easy access to electrical power and includes connections for a wide variety of devices. Partial funding for the station was provided through an LLCC Foundation L.E.A.G.U.E grant written by Becky Parton, associate dean, Instructional Technology and Distance Education, and Amy Chernowsky, academic success professional.
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LLCC Foundation L.E.A.G.U.E. grants due Dec. 9
A reminder that applications for L.E.A.G.U.E. grants are due in the LLCC Foundation Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. The application and grant guidelines are below or may be downloaded at http://www.llccfoundation.org/educational-support.
Approximately $10,000 in grant money will be awarded. Grant recipients will be announced at the L.E.A.G.U.E. kickoff on March 29, 2016. For questions, call 786.2785.
A gentle reminder . . . applications for approximately $10,000 in L.E.A.G.U.E. grants are due in the LLCC Foundation Wednesday,Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. The application and grant guidelines are below, or may be downloaded at http://www.llccfoundation.org/educational-support.
Faculty and staff donations to the L.E.A.G.U.E. campaign support LLCC students through grants, scholarships and other funds, including the “Pay It Forward” fund which helps students with emergent needs.
Grant recipients will be announced at the L.E.A.G.U.E. kickoff on March 29, 2016. For questions, call 786.2785.
Event in support of LLCC art students and Philip and Mary Kathryn Trutter Museum
The Philip and Mary Kathryn Trutter Museum at LLCC is hosting “Winter Blues,” Wednesday, Dec. 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. The fundraiser is being held in the Trutter Center on the Springfield campus, 5250 Shepherd Road.
The event offers guests the opportunity to purchase original artwork created by LLCC students such as ceramics and hanging art. Gourmet hors d’oeuvres made and served by LLCC culinary arts students in addition to blues music performed by LLCC’s music students will be presented at the event. A cash bar will be available.
While at the event, guests are invited to view the newest exhibit in the Trutter Museum, “Small World—Near to Far.” The exhibit features nearly 70 items, with 43 small pieces from the Trutter world heritage collection, as well as artwork by LLCC’s current and former art faculty.
Cost is $10 per person, with all proceeds supporting LLCC art students and the Philip and Mary Kathryn Trutter Museum. Reservations are requested by calling 786.2785. Admission at the door will be accepted by cash or check only. Advance reservations and art purchases may be made with credit cards.
The presenting sponsor for “Winter Blues” is Resource One Office Furnishings and Design.
In the November issue, hear from LLCC alum Micah Bartlett and his wife, Peggy, as to why they give. Honored alum nominations are welcome through Nov. 30, pick up a holiday gift at the LLCC Bookstore that supports our students, and join us at a new event, “Winter Blues,” on Dec. 2. Read Circle of Friends Nov 2015.
Now through Dec. 9, the LLCC Foundation is accepting applications for L.E.A.G.U.E. grants. Faculty and staff make these grants possible through their generous giving each year to the annual faculty and staff campaign (Leaders Establishing Annual Gifts Underwriting Education).
Donations to the L.E.A.G.U.E. campaign support LLCC students through the L.E.A.G.U.E grant program, scholarships, and other funds, including the “Pay It Forward” fund which helps students with emergent needs.
Again, the application deadline is Friday, Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. Awards will be announced at the L.E.A.G.U.E. kickoff on March 29, 2016.