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 music students sing at Carnegie Hall

Eleven Illinois Central College music students had the opportunity to travel to New York City and sing in a 272-person choir on the main stage of the famous Carnegie Hall! Singing with the First United Methodist Church Peoria IL Sanctuary Choir – the students experienced all that New York has to offer culminating in an unforgettable…  read more

CTE Month : Finding success through nursing

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month at ICC. This month ICC is highlighting students from various CTE programs. Nursing was a natural choice for ICC Nursing program graduate Kyler Samp. “I have always liked caring for other people. I am the oldest child in my household and have been helping take care of others…  read more

ICC Theatre presents ‘The Drunken City’

A bachelorette party goes awry in a city that never sleeps! The Drunken City offers a pointed and fun look at the nature of love & identity. Opens Friday, Nov 13 at 7:30pm in the Performing Arts Center Studio. On the bar crawl to end all crawls, three brides-to-be find their lives going topsy-turvy when one of them begins to…  read more

ICC Vocal Jazz in Concert!!!

  You’ve heard them at graduation and all around campus. Now is your chance to get an entire concert, up close and personal, with the elite singing group of ICC. Join us on Thursday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lecture/Recital Hall on the East Peoria Campus. You won’t want to miss this great…  read more

Just three chances left to see ‘The Odd Couple’ at ICC!

One can be a little messy. One is a clean-freak. One likes to be careful with money. One likes to spend like there’s no tomorrow. One likes to have some fun…the other prefers peace and quiet. Can two polar opposites live together?  You’ve got just three chances left to catch the hilarious Neil Simon, Tony-Award…  read more

College Night is October 14 : Help spread the word!

College Night at Illinois Central College is coming up on Wednesday, October 14 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

BIO 110 students get outside for some lab work

Students in Tom Haner’s BIO 110 class take advantage of a beautiful fall day while studying foraging and ecology. The hands-on lab required students to compete and find scarce food sources while avoiding dangerous predators – data gathered helps students understand factors affecting natural habitats and survival.

Illinois Central College Alumna Wins State Award for Distinction and Service

ICC alumna, Dr. Phillis Dewitt, of Pekin, Ill., recently was named the 2015 Illinois Community Colleges Trustees Association (ICCTA) Distinguished Alumnus, an award which recognizes a community college alumnus with distinction in a chosen field, humanitarian service, interest in support of education and community colleges, and ability to overcome life’s obstacles. Dewitt graduated from ICC’s nursing…  read more