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Nancy Sweet, director of culinary programs and operations, is the author of this week’s Epicuriosity 101 column in the State Journal-Register, “Yummy cheese and cheeseboards are perfect for holiday get-togethers.”

Shyla Rogers, LLCC nursing student, wrote the essay, “Giving life to students’ dreams; how a scholarship changed my life,” in the Dec. 10 “Connections” section of the State Journal-Register.

A photo, “Lake Macoupin on the Campus,” taken by Chris McDonald, Ph.D., professor of political science, is featured on the website proFmagazine, a website for women in higher education.

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Becky Parton, dean of academic innovation and e-learning, and Dr. Jason Dockter, professor of English, appeared on the FOX-55 Good Day Illinois program Nov. 17 to discuss the 20th anniversary of online education at LLCC.

Jolene Adams, coordinator, and Jay Kitterman, consultant, Culinary Institute, were interviewed by former LLCC culinary student Erin Hovey for a story on culinary offerings through Community Education for the January edition of SO magazine.

LLCC agriculture student Emmi Fisher, winner of a National Black Farmers Association scholarship for the third year in a row, was interviewed Nov. 16 for a profile in the State Journal-Register.

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Dave Pietrzak, director of the aviation program, was interviewed on WTIM radio Nov. 16 about the new facility and upcoming classes.

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Becky Parton, dean of academic innovation and e-learning, was interviewed by WICS/FOX 55 News yesterday on the 20th anniversary of online education at LLCC. She and Dr. Jason Dockter, professor of English, will discuss the same topic on FOX 55’s Good Day Illinois this Friday, Nov. 17, at 7:15 a.m.

Nancy Sweet, director of culinary programs and operations, is the author of this week’s Epicuriosity 101 column in the State Journal-Register, “A night with good friends and delicious food.”

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Ag Career Expo 2017Bill Harmon, professor of agronomy, was interviewed by WICS on Nov. 9 regarding the third annual Agriculture Career Expo being held on campus. High school students learned about the many job opportunities available in ag. They toured campus ag facilities, met with faculty and students, and networked with representatives from various ag-related businesses. See photos from the event on LLCC’s Facebook page!

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Dave Pietrzak, director, LLCC aviation program, was interviewed by the Springfield Business Journal on Monday, Nov. 6 regarding the program, job demand for A&P technicians and the new facility. A number of aviation students were photographed for the story, which will run in the November issue of the magazine.

Marnie Record, workforce specialist, wrote this week’s Epicuriosity 101 column in the State Journal-Register, “Buy peace of mind with a local, pasture-raised turkey this Thanksgiving.”