ICC breaks ground on new Sustainability Center

Illinois Central College was proud to break ground at the future location of a state-of-the-art Sustainability Center on the ICC – East Peoria Campus today. Once complete, the estimated 26,000 sq. ft. facility will house the college’s academic programs concerning sustainability, as well as architecture, construction and HVAC/R programs. The building also will function as…  read more


Photo of the Week : Avenue Q at ICC

Ramsey Hendricks of Bloomington performs a number as Trekkie Monster in a rehearsal for the ICC Theatre Production of Avenue Q – The Musical on Wednesday. AVENUE Q is a laugh-out-loud musical that tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named Princeton who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way…  read more


Petitions available for ICC Trustee election

Petitions for nomination for trustee of Community College District 514 (Illinois Central College) may be obtained from the Secretary to the Board of Trustees, Paula Fraley, Room L420, Illinois Central College, 1 College Drive, East Peoria, IL 61635. The first day to circulate nominating petitions is Tuesday, September 23, 2014, for the April 7, 2015,…  read more


High school juniors and seniors invited to ICC “College Night” Wednesday, October 15

Area high school students and their parents are invited to Illinois Central College’s “College Night” on Wednesday, October 15, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, in the ICC CougarPlex (the facility which encompasses the Lorene Ramsey Gym). “College Night” brings representatives from more than 80 colleges and universities and from a dozen different states, as well…  read more


ICC celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month September 15-October 15

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15 to October 15, and ICC is planning several events for faculty, students and staff to enjoy: Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-Off Monday, September 22, from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm on the East Peoria Campus Campiranos Mariachi Style Music by Mariachi Campiranos Fair Trade Coffee Tasting Monday, September…  read more


Adult Community Programs offers Grief Recovery Method Program class

Illinois Central College’s Adult Community Programs will offer an eight-week session on the “Grief Recovery Method® Program – Moving Beyond Death, Divorce and Other Loss” beginning Tuesday, September 30. The class runs Tuesdays from September 30 to November 18, 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at our North Campus, 5407 N. University St., Peoria. This class will…  read more


Informational sessions on Highway Construction careers training program

Illinois Central College will hold several informational sessions for its Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP). HCCTP was implemented to increase the number of minorities, women, and disadvantaged individuals working on IDOT highway construction projects and is offered through the Corporate and Community Education Department at ICC. Classes for the next training program will begin…  read more


Theatre Program presents six performances of the adult-humored, Tony Award-Winning musical Avenue Q

It may have won the 2004 Tony Award for best musical, but Avenue Q is definitely not your mama’s theatre production. “This is definitely a different kind of show,” says Chris Gray who directs the show. Gray is dean of the arts and communication department at Illinois Central College and is also directing Avenue Q, an adult-humored, Tony Award-winning musical which opens…  read more