Welcome Russell Michelich

Russell MichelichRussell Michelich, LLCC alum, began work at the college as webstore technician in the LLCC Bookstore on Jan. 2. He also teaches part time at the Springfield Art Association. Russell studied art at LLCC and Northern Illinois University and has been working in digital art and oil. He also has experience in inventory management and sales. He can be reached by phone at 217-786-3445 or russell.michelich@llcc.edu.

Welcome Russell!

Welcome Nancy Brawner

Nancy BrawnerNancy Brawner joined the college Dec. 1 as general merchandise technician in the LLCC Bookstore. She previously worked for 10 years at SPARC, managing the SPARC Success Café, job coaching and serving as an employment specialist. Before that, she worked in the cafeteria for District 186. She can be reached by phone at 217-786-2427 or by email.

Welcome Nancy!

Extended registration hours for week of Aug. 15

There is still time to register for fall 2022 classes at LLCC. The fall semester begins Aug. 20.

During the week of Aug. 15, LLCC Student Services, Bookstore and LLCC-Taylorville will be open Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Saturday, Aug. 20, Student Services will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The LLCC Bookstore will be open on Saturdays, Aug. 13, 20 and 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Current students may register for classes via LoggerCentral at www.llcc.edu/logger-central. New students should first fill out an application at www.llcc.edu/apply. Students may also visit or call the Springfield campus (217-786-2292) or LLCC Outreach Centers in Jacksonville (217-243-6699), Beardstown (217-323-4103), Taylorville (217-786-2754) or Litchfield (217-786-3401).

In addition to traditional 16-week classes, LLCC has expanded the number of eight-week classes offered. They provide the same content, number of credits, services and support as 16-week classes, but on a different schedule. To learn more and view available eight-week classes, visit www.llcc.edu/8-weeks.

For more information on LLCC enrollment, call 217-786-2292, text 217-387-8585 or visit www.llcc.edu.

Bookstore will be closed June 29-30

The LLCC Bookstore will be closed June 29-30 for its annual physical inventory. Online orders may still be placed on the website, but they will not be fulfilled until after the inventory process. Store operations will resume on Tuesday, July 5.

Welcome Brandon Townsend

Brandon TownsendBrandon Townsend has recently joined LLCC as a bookstore stockroom technician. He previously worked as an assistant manager in the paint department at Menards and then transferred to receiving. Brandon is a former LLCC student. You may have seen him playing drums in the LLCC Big Band. Brandon can be reached by phone at 217-786-4919 or by email.

Welcome Brandon!

Meet the new Bookstore employees

The LLCC Bookstore has three new employees:

Shannon Wyzard is the new course materials coordinator focusing on educational resources (books and supplies) for LLCC health professions programs. Her phone extension is 217-786-3423.

Tyler Novy is course materials coordinator for workforce programs.  His extension is 217-786-3425.

Calvin Walter is course materials coordinator for general education. His extension is 217-786-3424.

Welcome!
Shannon WyzardTyler NovyCalvin Walter

Extended registration hours week of Aug. 16

There is still time for students to register for fall 2021 classes at LLCC. The fall semester begins Aug. 21.

During the week of Aug. 16, LLCC Student Services, Bookstore and Outreach Centers will be open Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Saturday, Aug. 21, Student Services will be open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the bookstore from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Outreach Centers from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Four class formats are being offered at LLCC this fall. Traditional, face-to-face courses take place in a classroom on regular days and times. Online courses allow students to learn entirely via the internet on their own schedules. Both flex and hybrid options provide a combination of online and face-to-face learning.

Current students may register for classes via LoggerCentral at www.llcc.edu/logger-central. New students should first fill out an application at www.llcc.edu (click on the blue “Apply” icon) or visit www.llcc.edu/getting-started for more information. Students may also visit or call the Springfield campus (217-786-2292) or an LLCC Outreach Center in Jacksonville (217-243-6699), Beardstown (217-323-4103), Taylorville (217-786-2754) or Litchfield (217-786-3401).

For more information, call LLCC-Springfield at 217-786-2292, text 217-387-8585 or visit www.llcc.edu.

Local LLCC winners of the 2021 Paul Simon Essay Contest announced

The LLCC Writing Center would like to thank all students who submitted essays for the Paul Simon Essay Contest along with all the faculty and staff who helped promote the contest and encouraged students to participate. We received a lot of strong submissions this year.
Please join us in congratulating the local LLCC winners of the 2021 Paul Simon Essay Contest:
  • First place: Makenzie Hereth
  • Second place: Hunter Woods
  • Third place: Jennifer Haggerty
As our first place winner, Makenize Hereth’s essay will be forwarded on to the statewide competition for the chance to win a $500 scholarship for the fall 2021 semester, and her essay will also be published in the upcoming edition of “The Lincoln Land Review.”
All of our winners will also receive prizes courtesy of the LLCC Foundation and the LLCC Bookstore.