Are you a Responsible Employee? Do you want more information about how to best respond to disclosures of sexual harassment, sexual violence, dating/domestic violence or stalking? Sign up now for a summer Responsible Employee training session! Sessions will be offered tomorrow, July 16, from 3-4 p.m. and Aug. 8 from 10-11 a.m.! RSVP by emailing Shelby Bedford at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, a training can be scheduled at a department or team meeting by contacting Shelby.
LLCC Public Relations and Marketing is looking for volunteers to assist at the welcome table in A. Lincoln Commons Aug. 19-22 during the first week of fall classes. Help students get a great start to the fall semester by answering their questions and providing directions! FAQs will be on the tables again along with highlighters to help mark students’ routes to their classes.
Sean Keeley, culinary specialist, prepared a plum salad on the WICS Sunrise program July 11.
You can make a difference if you shop on Amazon for deals on Prime Day, July 15, or July 16. Simply shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/37-1360597, and AmazonSmile donates to Lincoln Land Community College Foundation! To date, 62 people have helped raise nearly $1,500 to benefit students at LLCC simply by shopping through AmazonSmile. You can join these supporters by using the link above. Imagine how much more assistance the Foundation could provide with even more supporters!
If you know anyone interested in a hands-on career, encourage them to attend LLCC’s Transportation and Industrial Expo on Tuesday, July 16 from 6-8 p.m.! Prospective students are invited to learn about the many LLCC degree and certificate opportunities that can launch careers in the transportation and industrial fields.
The free event will be held in the Workforce Careers Center. Registration is available at www.llcc.edu/expo or by calling 217-786-2577. Attendees can visit various state-of-the-art labs with hands-on activities, talk with program instructors and industry experts, and take first steps in the enrollment process.
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Please remind students that graduation applications for summer 2019 are due Monday, July 15. They can apply for graduation on WebAdvisor or Logger Central, download the graduation application or pick up a copy in LLCC Student Records in Menard Hall on the Springfield campus and at other LLCC locations.
Brian Earley, instructor, auto technology, was interviewed July 10 for an upcoming Illinois Times story on the auto tech program and the Transportation and Industrial Expo, which will be held Tuesday, July 16 from 6-8 p.m. in the Workforce Careers Center.
Key or Unique Demonstrations of Outstanding Service award nominations are now open! They will be accepted through Monday, July 15. Nominate a deserving colleague by filling out the online submission form. Please use the Chrome or Firefox browser when completing this form. The KUDOS awards will be announced Wednesday, July 23.
The KUDOS awards are an informal way to recognize the special contributions — small and large — made by faculty and staff that create the positive environment that is LLCC. Brighten someone’s day. Say, “Thank you! Great job!” by nominating that person for a KUDOS award!
Karen Sanders, executive director, LLCC Foundation, was interviewed by Brian Pierce yesterday on WMAY about the Foundation and the work it does.
Jolene Lamb, coordinator, LLCC Culinary Institute, wrote today’s Epicuriosity 101 column in the State Journal-Register, “Simple summer salads.”
To all full-time employees who plan on using the employee tuition waiver for themselves or their qualified dependents for fall 2019 LLCC classes:
The tuition due date has been scheduled for Wednesday, July 10. Please have your completed employee waiver form to LLCC Human Resources no later than July 10 to ensure classes will not be dropped.
If you anticipate registering on or after Wednesday, July 10, please submit your completed employee waiver form to LLCC Human Resources either before or the day of your registration to prevent being dropped from course(s).