Please remind students that now is the time to turn in their graduation applications for summer 2019. The deadline to apply for summer 2019 is July 15. Graduation is not automatic!
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.
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 on July 16 from 3-4 p.m. and August 8 from 10-11a.m.! RSVP by emailing Shelby Bedford at email@example.com. Additionally, a training can be scheduled at a department or team meeting by contacting Shelby.
SURS counselors will be on campus this fall to conduct one-on-one counseling appointments with employees who are within four years of retirement eligibility and have not met with SURS in the past 12 months. Please refer to the attachment for instructions on how to enroll for a one-on-one appointment. Please remember appointments are on a first come, first serve basis and are very limited.
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.
The traditional sessions of College for Kids start today, July 8! It is the first of three unique week-long enrichment programs occurring July 8-11, July 15-18 and July 22-25 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Students who have completed grades K-8 will be on campus taking courses such as LEGO Explorers, Space Is the Place, Soaring With the Birds, Dragon Genetics, Around the World, Backyard Ballistics and Rocketry!
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!
Tammy Kuhn-Schnell, dean, library, has been named chair of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI) Board of Directors for 2019-2020. CARLI is an organization of 131 Illinois libraries serving public and private colleges, universities and research institutions. The CARLI libraries work cooperatively to share resources and services, including I-Share, the integrated library catalog. Together, these libraries serve over 90 percent of college students in Illinois. For more information about CARLI programs, services and outreach, visit: www.carli.illinois.edu.
Dee Krueger, director, LLCC-Taylorville, was interviewed on the WTIM Morning Show. She discussed the upcoming Construction and Welding Expo at LLCC-Taylorville, congratulated the spring 2019 students named to the President’s and Vice President’s lists and also reminded recent graduates of the employment readiness opportunities available through LLCC Career Services.
Lynn Whalen, executive director, public relations and marketing, and Kyla Kruse, assistant director, public relations, were interviewed July 3 by the Illinois Times about the July 16 Transportation and Industrial Expo. Lynn also did a WMAY Business Spotlight interview on the expo which aired July 5.