Personnel Report 1/19/17

The ICC Board of Trustees approved the following personnel recommendations at their regular meeting on Jan. 19. New Hires: Shari Semelroth – Tenure Track Faculty – Nursing (Instructor) – Jan. 1, 2017 Promotions: Jill King – (Arts & Communication) Administrative Assistant II – Jan. 3, 2017 Status Change: Jacquie Kauffman – (Health Careers) TFT Faculty…  read more

Section 125/Flexible Spending Account Reminder

SECTION 125 REMINDER Remember, for those employees who participate in the Section 125 Program, the deadline to file for “unreimbursed medical expenses and/or child care expenses” that occurred during calendar year 2016 is March 31, 2017. All correspondence must be postmarked by that date. For additional information, call Angie McElyea, Ext. 5398.

Teaching Academy Begins Jan. 26 :: RSVP by Jan. 20

This teaching workshop will offer hands-on sessions every other week to help faculty plan and design their courses for improved student persistence and increased student success. Discussions will focus on: Creating a Community of Learners (January 26) Strategies for Increased Student Engagement (February 9) Grading and Evaluation (February 23) Assessment for Improving Student Learning (March…  read more

ICC Website’s Audience Navigation Menu Updated

Audience navigation has received a few updates in order to improve user experience on the ICC website. Changes include: Drop down menus for easier navigation on: Students, Virtual Campus, Corporate & Community Education, Alumni, About ICC, and Faculty & Staff Addition of a My ICC dropdown menu Quick Links added to My ICC dropdown menu…  read more

Library Arm Chairs for Sale

Blue, maroon and mauve library arm chairs for sale. Sixteen available in good condition. Eight dollars each! First come, first served.Pick-ups are by appointment only.  Follow link below to easily purchase via ICC Surplus Store. Visit the link to the ICC Surplus Store to purchase.

Celebration of Learning – New Year Update Video

Update : Post has been updated to include the full Celebration of Learning Video including slide presentation. The 2017 January Celebration of Learning is coming up January 11 – 13 at the East Peoria Campus. All employees are invited to a week filled with “need to know” professional development, roundtable discussions, showcases of strategies, new faculty orientations, college-wide meetings,…  read more

Guard your personal information online

ICC’s Financial Aid Office received notice from a student that an individual posing as a representative of “FAFSA” called asking for credit card or banking information in order to receive funds by direct deposit.  PLEASE NOTE: This is a fraudulent call — NEVER provide financial or personal information to unsolicited calls over the phone. If you are…  read more

For sale: Baby Grand Piano

Four ft. baby grand piano for sale. Excellent condition and well maintained. Medium brown finish and includes bench. $3000 or best offer. contact: Julie Feeny [email protected] 309-657-7057      

In our thoughts (Hopp)…

ICC extends its deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Barb Hopp (retired – Student Activities), who passed away on Dec. 20, 2016. Visit the Peoria Journal Star website to view the obituary.

Readings for the Holiday Break

Happy Holidays from Organizational Learning.  Below is a gift of professional readings compiled by 3 e-mail list-serves used by Organizational Learning.  There are useful and insightful articles for your reading and reflection; a few article titles are listed under each link to whet your appetite.  Enjoy your time off and best wishes for a joyous…  read more