Test of Visiplex emergency notification system

On Wednesday, Dec. 20, LLCCPD personnel will be conducting routine testing on the college’s Visiplex emergency notification system between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. This testing is conducted one building at a time and involves activating pre-recorded emergency messages so officers can confirm proper functioning of the system.

2018 Honored Alumni nominations due today

Nominations for the 2018 Honored Alumni Award are due today. Forms are available at www.llcc.edu/honored-alumni-award.

Nominations will be scored on the following four criteria: 1) role model – inspiring excellence in others, 2) outstanding success – attaining significant career or personal achievements, 3) impact – achieving accomplishments which have changed the community for the better and 4) community service – demonstrating a visible commitment to the community through leadership and/or volunteerism.

Additionally, nominees must have successfully completed coursework at LLCC and be able to attend LLCC’s commencement ceremony on May 18, 2018.

For more information, call alumni services at 786-4612, or email alumni@llcc.edu.

In the news

Dave Pietrzak, program director, aviation, was interviewed regarding the aviation mechanics program on Sports Radio 1450’s AM Springfield program Dec. 14.

Our sympathy to Maureen Curry and Dave Mahan

We extend our condolences to Maureen Curry, facilities office coordinator, and Dave Mahan, police officer, on the passing of their father, Wayne Mahan, Dec. 13. Visitation will be held on Sunday, Dec. 17 from 4-7 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. The funeral service will be held on Monday, Dec. 18 at 11 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home. Burial with military honors will follow at Fraley Cemetery in Taylorville. Read the obituary.

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.

Holiday party today

Join the LLCC Holiday Party for faculty, staff and retirees today from 2-4 p.m. in the student union. Join the festivities by wearing your plaid apparel! There will be holiday reels movie trivia, and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Faculty, staff and retirees are invited to the LLCC Holiday Party on Thursday, Dec. 14 from 2-4 p.m. in Menard Hall, student union. Don we now our plaid apparel! Holiday Reels movie trivia game. Hors d'oevres will be served.

End-of-month deposits due today before noon

The deadline to submit your deposits to the LLCC Finance Department is today, Dec. 14 before noon. Please hand the deposit to Elyse Calhoun or Robin Ackman as monies should not be left unattended.

As a reminder, if you’ve taken in funds, it is necessary to submit them and corresponding deposit slips to the finance department on a daily basis.

If you have questions, please contact LLCC Student Accounts at 786-2480. Thank you!

Welcome to new LLCC staff!

Join us in welcoming new LLCC staff members!

Kimberly YoungKimberly Young is our new program assistant, nursing in LLCC Health Professions. She previously was a full-time student at LLCC and worked as a TRIO student ambassador and student worker for nursing.

Kimberly can be reached at 786-2437 or kimberly.young@llcc.edu.

 

Debbie BellDebbie Bell has joined LLCC as custodial operations supervisor, night crew. For the past 16 years, she was employed by the Ball-Chatham School District.

Debbie can be reached at 786-2791 or debra.bell@llcc.edu.

Submit 2018 Honored Alumni Award nominations by tomorrow

There is still time to nominate an LLCC alum for the 2018 Honored Alumni Award!  Complete the form that is available at www.llcc.edu/honored-alumni-award by tomorrow, Dec. 15, 2017.

Nominations will be scored on the following four criteria: 1) role model – inspiring excellence in others, 2) outstanding success – attaining significant career or personal achievements, 3) impact – achieving accomplishments which have changed the community for the better and 4) community service – demonstrating a visible commitment to the community through leadership and/or volunteerism.

Additionally, nominees must have successfully completed coursework at LLCC and be able to attend LLCC’s commencement ceremony on May 18, 2018.

For more information, call alumni services at 786-4612, or email alumni@llcc.edu.