The Campus Climate Team’s Employee Satisfaction Workgroup encourages you to review the newly created Internal Communications Matrix for employees. This document was developed by the workgroup as a result of the Internal Information Distribution and Consumption Guidelines project. It provides a standardized institutional communication distribution guideline to help with understanding, participation in and effectiveness of internal communication processes.
Please read below to view the dates for Canvas Open Labs that were recently added to the LLCC Academic Innovation and eLearning workshop schedule and to view another video from the “Did You Know?” Canvas video series from the AIeL team.
Canvas Open Labs
We encourage you to attend any or all the Canvas Open Labs listed below to ask the AIeL team your Canvas questions and to get any additional help with Canvas you may need. Registration is not required for open labs. Please note there are options are for meeting both face-to-face and over Zoom.
- Monday, Oct. 18, 3:30-4:30 p.m. ∙ S0119 and Zoom (10/18)
- Wednesday, Nov. 3, 11 a.m.-noon ∙ S0119 and Zoom (11/3)
- Thursday, Nov.18, 2:30-3:30 p.m. ∙ S0119 and Zoom (11/18)
- Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2.3 p.m. ∙ S0119 and Zoom (12/7)
- Wednesday, Dec. 8, 10.11 a.m. ∙ S0119 and Zoom (12/8)
The full AieL workshop schedule can also be found on the AIeL portal site .
Did You Know? Video
The following video gives an overview of some options for using and setting up Discussion Boards in Canvas.
David Jones, certified financial planner with VALIC/AIG Retirement, will be on campus Wednesday, Oct. 13, from 1-4:30 p.m. in the VP Conference Room of Menard Hall. To schedule a 30-minute appointment for an account review and to provide information about your options and new enrollments, go to my.VALIC.com/seminars and enter registration code 6303SPR11AB.
Admissions, Records and Registration offices are cleaning out in anticipation of an upcoming renovation. They have various office supplies that are up for grabs. If anyone would like to stop by and take a look, they would love them to go to a good use.
Hanging file folders, folder labels, desk organizers, baskets and flyer holders are available.
Jeff Martin joined the college as the workforce recruitment and placement coordinator on Sept. 28. He is an LLCC alum and earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Western Illinois University. Jeff has worked in post secondary education for eight years, most recently as the senior high school admission advisor for Midwest Technical Institute. He can be reached at email@example.com or 217-786-2373.
The October 2021 edition of FORWARD magazine is now online and will soon be arriving in mailboxes throughout the LLCC district! Read about the new sculpture garden and merging of the Trutter Museum and and college art collections, a sabbatical project of Thom Whalen, professor of art; why LLCC is the best place to start, featuring photos and quotes from current students and alumni; our highly rated criminal justice and overall online programs; the new Nursing Education Center, Kreher Agriculture Center and Workforce Institute; meet LLCC’s new student trustee; learn more about Bistro-To-Go, our national championship esports team, and the urgent need for medical assistants. There is also a list of all LLCC degrees, certificates and short-term training opportunities as well as eight-week classes and Community Education classes. Enjoy!
Please help us welcome prospective students and their families to campus Monday, Oct. 11, for Campus Visit Day! Two sessions are scheduled: 10 a.m.-noon and 5-7 p.m. Exhibits open at 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Please feel free to talk to any visitors you encounter about the advantages of enrolling at LLCC, and let them know we’re ready to help them achieve their educational goals!
As a reminder, there is still time to sign up for the second wellness screening/flu shot clinic on Thursday, Oct. 21. The clinic is open to all benefit-eligible employees and their spouses. Benefit-eligible employees who complete the wellness screening, including the online health risk assessment, will receive a $50 Visa gift card. Full details of this event are provided in the guide emailed by HR.
LLCC Public Relations and Marketing received three Medallion awards at the District 3 Conference of the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations in Grand Rapids Oct. 3-5. PRM won the silver (second place) for TV/video paid advertisement (LLCC Workforce Institute), bronze (third place) for poster (Welcome to LLCC – COVID-19 Protocols) and bronze for novelty (Driven to Succeed Commencement T-shirt).
LLCC Human Resources is advertising for three course materials coordinators. Full details on this and all other open positions can be viewed on the HR employment page.