Sauk Valley Community College

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News Archive - September 2009

News Archive - September 2009

Sauk to Offer Mid-fall CNA Program
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a two-course Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program beginning Wednesday, September 30, through Friday, December 11, 2009 in Room 3F2. Except for the first class on September 30, classes will meet Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m... [read more]
Sauk to Offer Workshop on 'Navigating Your Portfolio through Turbulent Markets'
  Discover a rational and scientific framework applied to investing that can help investors even during market volatility. Sauk Valley Community College will offer Navigating Your Portfolio through Turbulent Markets from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, October 1, in Room 2M3.... [read more]
Therapy Dog Training Classes Set for Oct. 1 - 5
  There is a need in the area for therapy dog-owner visits. Sauk Valley Community College will offer Therapy Dog Training from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, October 1 through November 5, in Sauk's T-1 Building.... [read more]
SVCC to Offer Wilton Method of Cake Decorating
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the two-evening Wilton Method of Basic Cake Decorating, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursdays, October 1 and 8, in Room 2M3.... [read more]
Illinois Wind Working Group Landowner's Forum, October 7, 2009
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Learn to Knit Oct. 3 - 22
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer Introduction to Knitting, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, October 1 through October 22, 2009 in Room 1L1A.... [read more]
Sauk Student Receives DHS Class of '77 Scholarship
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Learn Windows XP on Sept. 30
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer “Windows XP” from 12:30 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 30, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
Companion Dog Training Class to Run Sept. 30 - Nov. 11
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the seven-week course “Companion Dog Training” on Wednesdays, September 30 through November 11, from 6 to 7 p.m. in Sauk’s T-1 Building.... [read more]
Take the 2009 Student Media Survey!
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New to Computers? Sauk's 'Basics of Computers' Course is the Place to Start
  If you are new to computers, Sauk Valley Community College will offer Basics of Computers from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 23, 2009 in Room 3K2.... [read more]
Introductory Digital Photography Course to be Offered Sept. 22, Oct. 1
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer “Digital Photography - Introduction” from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, and Thursday, October 1, 2009 in Room TBA.... [read more]
SVCC to Offer Seven-week Companion Dog Training
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the seven-week course “Companion Dog Training” on Wednesdays, September 30 through November 11,  2009 from 6 to 7 p.m. in Sauk’s T-1 Building.... [read more]
New to Digital Cameras? Take 'Digital Camera Functions - Basics' Sept. 22, 24
  If you have a digital camera, know nothing about it, but are eager to see what you can do, Sauk Valley Community College will offer Digital Camera Functions – Basics from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, and Thursday, September 24, 2009 in Room 2M3.... [read more]
Criminal Justice Club Information Meeting to be held Sept. 23
  There will be a Criminal Justice Club information meeting for all interested students from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 23, in Room 1K4.... [read more]
Blue Jean Days for STUDENTS Thu, 9-17 or Frid, 9-18, 2009
  You can agree to donate $1.00 to wear blue jeans to work on Thursday, September 17, or Friday, September 18. This $1.00 gift will be given to the United Way of Whiteside County to help fund 21 health and human service agencies in Whiteside County.... [read more]
SVCC Student Awarded Kiwanis Club of Dixon Scholarship
  Sauk Valley Community College student Kelsi Ricks of Dixon has been awarded a Kiwanis Club of Dixon Scholarship for the 2009-10 academic year. The $1,000 scholarship will be distributed over two consecutive semesters by the Sauk Foundation.... [read more]
SVCC to Offer Silk Pumpkin/Gourd Swag Workshop on Sept. 24
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a one-evening “Silk Pumpkin/Gourd Swag” workshop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at Swartley’s Floral & Greenhouse, 1706 E Fifth, in Sterling.... [read more]
SVCC to Offer Food Service Sanitation Refresher Course
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer its Food Service Sanitation Refresher Course from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, and Thursday, September 24, 2009 in Room 2L5.... [read more]
‘Introduction to Office 2007’ Workshop Set for Sept. 28, 29
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a two-evening Introduction to Office 2007 workshop from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Monday, September 28, and Tuesday, September 29, 2009 in Room 2F3.... [read more]
Criminal Justice Student Awarded Sterling Optimist Scholarship
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Reminder: An installment for payment plan participants will be withdrawn Thursday, September 17.
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Did You Know? (Mental Health Awareness)
  1 in 5 young people suffers from a diagnosable mental illness... [read more]
Second NION Nursing Class Planned for Jan. '10
  The Northern Illinois Online Initiative for Nursing (NION) announces a second class to be offered beginning January 2010, pending enough qualified applicants.Kathleen Johnson, MN, RN, program coordinator, said NION, the first hybrid online RN nursing program in northern Illinois, is a collaboration ... [read more]
SVCC Student Awarded Clinton Rotary Scholarship
  Sauk Valley Community College student Kendra Meurs of Morrison was recently awarded the Clinton Rotary Club Scholarship for the 2009-10 academic year. The $750 scholarship was awarded through the Sauk Foundation.... [read more]
First SVCC Wind Energy Class Climbs First Wind Turbine
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