Pekin high school students skype with teacher deployed overseas

Pekin Community High School students at ICC’s CISCO: All-Academy Day were given a surprise chance to Skype with their teacher Eric McCann, Master Sergeant USANG — currently deployed overseas. Professor McCann, who teaches ICC Dual Credit Courses at the school, shared about the importance of managing computer networking and security in the military. A special thank…  read more

ICC “Between the Lines” Program Explores the Meaning of Family in Tayari Jones’ Novel “Silver Sparrow”

Join Illinois Central College’s “Between the Lines” program as professors Paul Resnick and Margot Vance, Peoria Public Library Assistant Director Roberta Koscielski, and Wayne Cannon of Commonplace explore the meaning of family in Tayari Jones’ novel Silver Sparrow. Be part of the discussion about parent and teenage relations, the meaning of family, and the great…  read more

Amanda Pyle Awarded 2016 Chef of the Year, Alum Jessica Deppermann Wins Student Chef

Culinary Arts Program adjunct professor Amanda Pyle (pictured on the right) was awarded the 2016 Heart of Illinois Professional Chefs Association Chef of the Year medal. ICC December 2016 Culinary Arts graduate, Jessica Deppermann, was awarded the 2016 Student Chef of the Year medal at the Hospitality Industry annual awards Feb. 6. Chef Amanda Pyle…  read more

ICC Students Win First Place at the 48-Hour Filmmakers Fest 2016

Several ICC students won First Place in “Best Film” for their team submission of the film “Future Mr. Shop ‘n’ Save” at the 48-Hour Filmmakers Fest 2016 at the Peoria Riverfront Museum on Oct. 15. ICC students, including Graphic Design, Multimedia and undeclared majors, as well as an alum, teamed up and competed on their…  read more

College Night is October 19 — Help spread the word!

College Night at Illinois Central College is coming up on Wednesday, October 19 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm! This is a great opportunity for area families to come and meet with recruiters from over 80 colleges and universities in one place! Better still, it’s a great opportunity for ICC departments to welcome and meet with prospective students. We need…  read more

Get your tickets now for ICC Night at the Chiefs on August 11!

Summer means baseball, and ICC  is getting in the game. President Sheila Quirk-Bailey will throw out the first pitch at the Peoria Chiefs game on August 11! ICC faculty, staff, retirees, students, alumni and even friends can purchase discounted tickets at Use the code “ICC” to receive your discount. Help us promote the College…  read more

You’re Invited : Alumni Night at the Peoria Chiefs

Star Wars Night at the Peoria Chiefs is coming up Saturday, June 11! You can enjoy special private deck seating, a dinner buffet, and a night of fun & fireworks with the ICC Alumni Association! All are welcome – purchase tickets through Friday, June 3 from Amanda Brownfield in the ICC Alumni Office! Special Alumni Association…  read more

Congratulations to the ICC Class of 2016!

Illinois Central College honored its newest graduates at the ICC Commencement Ceremony 2016 on Saturday, May 14, 2016. ICC awarded over 1,000 degrees at the end of the Spring 2016 Semester. CONGRATULATIONS to our newest alums! Become a fan of the Illinois Central College – Alumni Association today! Find out more and join at…  read more

Illinois Central College Presents Arts Week 2016 :: April 18-22

Illinois Central College presents a week of concerts, events and exhibits as the Arts and Communication Department presents Arts Week 2016 from April 18 through April 22 on the East Peoria Campus. The week kicks off April 18 with several activities, demonstrations and events at various locations, highlighted by the 4th Annual Jim Maloof’s Legacy…  read more