Community Leaders join ICC in Strategic Planning Conference

More than 100 community leaders and ICC Faculty & Administrators came together for a Strategic Planning Conference hosted in the new Student Center at the ICC Peoria Campus last week. The conference is the culmination of a college-wide, strategic planning process using input from ICC faculty, staff, and students to help meet the changing workforce needs in Central…  read more

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

Blue Team Wins Spring 2017 Celebration of Learning Volleyball Tournament

True to its team color, the blue team gave the other squads the blues in taking first place in the Celebration of Learning Employee Volleyball Tournament, held Jan. 13 in the Lorene M. Ramsey Gymnasium. Spring 2017 Celebration of Learning Volleyball Teams (click on a photo below to view a larger image)1st place2nd place3rd place…  read more

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

Small Teaching Book Discussions on Chapters 7-9

The final book discussions on Chapters 7 – 9 of Small Teaching by James Lang will be held the week after Thanksgiving Break…giving you time to read! Dan Kelly and Andrew Bonvicini from the Student Persistence and Completion Committee look forward to hearing your experiences and perspectives. Bring your questions and comments, as well as…  read more

Student Career Closet Giveaway :: November 14 through 16

Students:  Browse the selection of interview- and work-appropriate items recently donated by ICC employees: Mon., Nov. 14 through Wed., Nov. 16 11 am to 1:30 pm Third Floor Student Lounge, East Peoria Campus The Career Clothing Collection is sponsored by the ICC Chautauqua Service Association (formerly the American Association of Women in Community Colleges). All…  read more

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ICC WordPress Security Update

In order to better prevent hackers from accessing the Illinois Central College website, all ICC WordPress users will be required to to check a reCAPTCHA box when logging in to their account. This will help prevent hackers from using bots to brute force your account. Remember to never give out your password to anyone and…  read more

Become a Google Search Expert :: Library Workshop October 18

“Become a Google Search Expert” is a workshop designed to teach website credibility skills and to use advanced search features in Google to do the best search and get the best results. Join us October 18 at 12:30 pm in the Learning Commons Room L318 on the East Peoria Campus. A sign in sheet will…  read more

Faculty/Staff Survey: International Experience and Study Abroad Presentations

The International Education Office is requesting help from faculty and staff in preparation for International Education Week and Study Abroad Awareness. By completing the following survey, you will be helping with programming for events on campus and also will have the opportunity to host a study abroad presentation in your classroom. The survey takes about…  read more