Boys and Girls Club Teens learn about agriculture at LLCC

As part of a summer program, Teen Career Launch, Boys and Girls Club teens are getting to learn about a variety of career fields and areas of study at Lincoln Land Community College! On Monday, they participated in hands-on activities in agriculture, including operating the combine simulator, learning about topographic changes in farmland with the augmented reality sandbox and flying drones to monitor crop growth.

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Responsible Employee training Thursday, Aug. 8

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 Responsible Employee training session! The next session will be offered on Aug. 8 from 10-11 a.m. RSVP by emailing Shelby Bedford at Additionally, a training can be scheduled at a department or team meeting by contacting Shelby.

End-of-month deposits due today before noon

The deadline to submit your deposits to LLCC Finance is today, July 30, before noon. Please hand the deposit to Nichole Coffey or Robin Ackman as monies should not be left unattended.

As a reminder, if you’ve taken in funds, it is necessary to submit them and corresponding deposit slips to the finance department on a daily basis.

If you have questions, please contact LLCC Student Accounts at 786-2480.  Thank you!

Our sympathy to Darla Cochran

We extend our condolences to Darla Cochran, assistant to the vice president, workforce development and community education, on the passing of her mother, Dorothy Bramel, on July 26. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 30, 10-11 a.m. at the Mt. Auburn Church of Christ, and a memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. Internment will be held at Mt. Auburn Cemetery at a later date. Read the obituary.

FY20 Planning and Budgeting Documents Posted to SharePoint

Following Board approval of the FY20 tentative budget at the July Board meeting, several FY20 planning and budgeting recap documents have been posted to the LLCC Finance Department’s SharePoint site. Take time to familiarize yourself with the documents, which are sorted by requester’s name. Please watch for emails over the next few weeks if you have requests funded from tech fee, small projects and/or FFE. We will be reaching out to individuals to begin the purchasing process and will provide purchasing directions and necessary account numbers.

At this time, Perkins Grant funding is pending receipt of a fully executed grant agreement. Once funding is secured, individuals will receive emails with purchasing instructions and account numbers.

Solar panel installation at LLCC-Jacksonville begins Aug. 5

Starting on Monday, Aug. 5, contractors will begin installing solar panels on the roof at LLCC-Jacksonville. We anticipate this work will take approximately 30-45 calendar days to complete. Contractors will be sure to maintain access to the building at all times. Please use caution and be aware of all construction traffic and materials being lifted up on to the roof during this time period. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Tim Ervin at 786-9605 or at