Amber Berman, program assistant, Student Life Office, has been awarded the Campus Advisor of the Year award from United Way Worldwide. The announcement read: “Congratulations! We were incredibly impressed with the work you’re doing at Lincoln Land Community College. Amber Berman’s leadership and support has created huge opportunities for her students to LIVE UNITED on campus and in the community. For that reason, we’ve awarded her Campus Advisor of the year.
“By winning this award, you’ve proven yourself a leader in the Student United Way network. We will continue to rely on you and support you for future learning opportunities and you will be eligible for mini grants through United Way Worldwide that are not available to the rest of the network.”
Congratulations Amber and LLCC Student United Way!
Colleen Pittman, Public Relations and Marketing assistant, and her husband Daniel are parents of a baby girl, Madeline Clare Pittman, born Friday, May 16 at 8:47 p.m., weighing 6 pounds, 12 ounces and 19 inches long. Congratulations!
Mary Bonn, former PRM student worker, is currently stationed at the Information Desk during Colleen’s maternity leave. Welcome back, Mary!
Today, May 20, there is a New Student Orientation at 5:30 p.m. beginning in the R.H. Stephens Room.
Wednesday, there will be a Starting Your Business in Illinois Workshop in Montgomery Hall, room 1144 at 1:30 p.m., as well as an ASAP Information Session at 5:30 p.m. in the R.H. Stephens Room.
The SJ-R story on Karla Martin, LLCC’s Outstanding Graduate, was picked up by the Daily Lumina News from the Lumina Foundation and distributed nationwide Friday, May 16.
Parking lots 9 and 11 on the east side of the Millennium Center are closed today for set-up of the Girls on the Run event being held on campus tomorrow. The lots will be open again Monday.
Commencement 2014 will be held at the Prairie Capital Convention Center this evening, May 16, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Faculty/Administrators should arrive by 7 p.m. Information as well as an updated line of march are attached below. Please note that there will be NO coat/purse check available. In addition, the Komen Race for the Cure and other events will also be taking place Friday night downtown Springfield. Please plan accordingly for additional traffic and limited parking. Thank you!
FacultyAdministrators Directions_2014 Line of March 2014
The Human Resources office is currently advertising for the Director of Admissions, Records & Registration. Complete information on this position can be found on the HR Portal.
Craig McFarland, financial aid advisor, was interviewed on Sports Radio 1450 yesterday regarding the 7th Annual Brian McMillen Run/Walk on Saturday, May 25. There’s still time to register!
The Sustainability Team held a meeting May 6, at which they discussed deer populations issues on campus. View the full minutes for details.