Spring Campus Visit Day Feb. 18

The spring 2019 Campus Visit Day for prospective students will be Monday, Feb. 18 with two sessions, from 10 a.m. to noon and 5-7 p.m. If you would like to participate with an informational table, please email terri.hinrichs@llcc.edu or call her at 786-9657.

Campus Visit Day is a special campus preview event designed for individuals interested in starting or finishing a college degree or certificate. The event includes informational presentations on how to get started with the enrollment process, how to pay for college and other information relevant to becoming a successful college student. Also, visitors can view exhibits and speak with LLCC representatives from various academic programs and student services. Brief tours are offered of Menard and Sangamon halls and the Workforce Careers Center. Refreshments are provided by LLCC Culinary Arts.

College. Are you Ready? Campus Visit Day Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. Morning Session 10 a.m.-noon. Evening Session 5-7 p.m.

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Refinishing of Menard Hall tile floors March 9-17

Facilities Services is planning on refinishing tile floors in Menard Hall during the spring mid-semester break, March 9-17. During this process, sections of the building will be inaccessible. In an effort to accommodate departments that do have work planned for this time, we ask that anyone who will need to access Menard Hall during spring break to please contact Facilities Services at David.Bretscher@llcc.edu.

Fidelity appointments available for SURS self-managed plan participants

Nicholas Camarella, Fidelity retirement planner, will be on campus Thursday, March 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the HR Conference Room (Menard 1222). He will be on site for 45-minute one-on-one appointments to discuss the SURS Self-Managed Plan with SMP participants. Appointments are required for one-on-one consultations. Schedule an appointment.

Consultations with a Fidelity representative are provided at no additional cost to SURS SMP participants as a member benefit. Camarella will help participants address questions such as:

  • What are my investment options?
  • What is a target date fund?
  • How do I log in to my SMP account?
  • How do I find my SMP account balance?
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Fire sprinkler testing Jan. 9 and 10

LLCC Facilities Services will be coordinating testing of the fire sprinkler systems on the main campus and Outreach Centers on Jan. 9 and 10. While we strive to keep disruptions to a minimum, it will be necessary to occasionally activate the fire alarms. Your patience is appreciated as we test and inspect these vital life-safety systems.

New makeup testing center hours for spring 2019

The Center for Academic Success testing center will be open for testing during the following times during the spring semester:

  • Monday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Students wishing to make up an exam should schedule an appointment directly with the testing center by calling 786-2376.

Food pantry needs your help to restock shelves

The LLCC Food Pantry shelves are bare and need your help to restock for the spring semester. All faculty and staff are encouraged to bring items from the food list below to the LLCC Student Life office.

The items listed are either out-of-stock* or very low in stock at this time. All food items must not be expired,and single serve/individual portion items are preferred. To learn more about the food pantry, please contact LLCC Student Life by visiting the office located in the lower level of Menard Hall 0009, calling 786-2241 or going to www.llcc.edu/food-pantry-list.

Food Item Donation List:

  • Tuna/Chicken/Ham salad ready-to-eat kits*
  • Easy peel opening cans of soup or chili (microwave ready)*
  • Ramen noodle cups (any flavor)
  • Ready-to-eat pasta meals (microwave ready)*
  • Hormel complete meals*
  • Trail mix*
  • Fruit cups*
  • Apple sauce*
  • Jell-O or pudding cups*
  • Cereal – single serving size
  • Breakfast bars*
  • Oatmeal
  • Juice (single servings like Juicy Juice)
  • Fruit snacks
  • Microwave popcorn or other snack
  • Paper bowls

Thank you in advance for helping us live our mission of providing support to LLCC students in the area of supplemental health and wellness by providing reliable access to a sufficient quantity of nutritious food.

CQI session coming up Feb. 8

All new or current employees who have not completed Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) training are encouraged to sign up now for the next session on Feb. 8, 2019! Facilitators will be Nicole Ralph and Karen Sanders. Register by calling 524-6749 or emailing cctc@llcc.edu.

Photos of cedar waxwings

Chris McDonald, Ph.D., professor of political science, shared these photos of cedar waxwings in the berry trees just above the amphitheater behind Menard Hall.

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