Sauk Valley Community College

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News Archive - October 2009

News Archive - October 2009

SVCC Skyhawks Alumni Basketball Game Friday, October 30 at 7pm
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State University Transfer Day to be held Tuesday, November 3 from 10:30am-1pm
  Tuesday, November 3, 2009, the following universities will be available to meet with students in the West Mall in front of Admissions and Records from 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.:... [read more]
"Adults Preparing for Today's Economy" Free Sessions November 2-6 at SVCC
  Sauk Valley Community College is holding free sessions to help adults who are experiencing frustration in today's economy. These sessions are designed to show you some ways to improve your circumstances and become more successful.... [read more]
Leadership Conference for Sauk Students Moved to Nov. 20
  The upcoming student leadership conference, "Leadership Skills in a Changing World," originally scheduled for Friday, November 6, has been moved to Friday, November 20.... [read more]
Sauk to Offer ‘Focusing Families on the Future’ on Nov. 3
  If you are the parent of a teenager, Sauk Valley community college can help you learn how to better help your teen(s) prepare for college and beyond.... [read more]
College Night on Nov. 3 Part of Sauk's 'Adult Student Week’
  Sauk Valley Community College will feature ‘Adult Student Week,’ an entire week of events dedicated to helping adults achieve success at Sauk whether they are first time or returning students.... [read more]
College's Anime' Club (UNO) to Host 'Sweets and Treats' Bake Sale
  Sauk Valley Community College’s anime club, UNO (United Neo Otaku), will host a “UNO Sweets and Treats Bake Sale” from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., on Wednesday, October 28, at the Subbies Snack Bar area.... [read more]
Theater Department to Present Modern Rendition of Greek Tragedy Medea
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Two Dance Classes to be Offered Sundays Nov. 8 - Dec. 13
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Discover 'The Zen Circle' on Nov. 3
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Sauk's Chapter of PTK Inducts 29 New Members for Fall '09
  Twenty-nine new members were recently inducted into the Beta Alpha Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) at Sauk Valley Community College. The new members and their hometowns include:... [read more]
Sauk Offering Open-entry ESL classes off campus through Dec. 17
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Open-entry GED Classes Offered at Eight Off-campus Locations through Dec. 17
  Sauk Valley Community College is currently offering open-entry GED classes (General Educational Development) at eight off-campus locations through December 17. Classes are open entry so students may register anytime. The classes prepare students to pass the GED high school equivalency exam. These of... [read more]
Need Financial Aid? Complete FAFSA for Spring '10 Semester Now!
  Sauk Valley Community College's Office of Student Financial Assistance urges everyone who plans to attend Sauk and seek financial assistance for the spring 2010 semester to complete the 2009-10 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible.... [read more]
Three Sauk Organizations to Sponsor Blood Drive on Oct. 26
  Sauk Valley Community College’s AmeriCorps, Nursing Program, and Student Government Association will sponsor a Red Cross Blood Drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, October 26, in the College’s West Mall.... [read more]
Sauk Foundation to Sponsor AAUW Used Book Sale Oct. 23-25
  The Sauk Foundation will sponsor the annual Association of University Women’s (AAUW) Annual Used Book Sale from 2:30 to 9 p.m. on Friday, October 23; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, October 24; and noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 25, at the Northland Mall in Sterling.... [read more]
SVCC Honors Those Who Served: Veteran's Day 2009
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Flag Football Wednesday, 10/28 at 3:00pm
  Skyhawk Intramurals present Flag Football this Wednesday, 10/28 at 3:00pm. Meet at the West Football Field.... [read more]
Bean Bag Tournament Tuesday, 10/20 at 4:45pm
  Skyhawk Intramurals present a Bean Bag Tournament this Tuesday, Oct 20th at4:45 pm.... [read more]
Secret Service Agent to Speak at Sauk on Oct. 26
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New ESL Program to be offered for Spring Semester
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Workshop on Access-Queries to be Offered Oct. 28
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a one-day database workshop “Access - Queries” from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday October 28, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
OSHA Forklift Operation and Train-the Trainer Class Set for Oct. 24
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer “Forklift Operation and Train-the-Trainer” class from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday October 24, in Room 2L1A.... [read more]
Office Skills for the Work Place to be Offered Oct. 31
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the one-day workshop “Office Skills for the Workplace” from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 31, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
'Knitting Projects' to be offered Oct. 29 - Nov. 19
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer “Knitting Projects” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays October 29 through November 19, in Room 2L1A.... [read more]
New to eBay? Don't Miss 'eBay Kickstart' on Oct. 23
  Having trouble getting started on eBay? Sauk Valley Community College will offer “eBay Kick Start” from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday October 23, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
Beat Procrastination with this One-Day Workshop on Oct. 22
  Procrastination keeps us from accomplishing what we could and should do in our lives. Sauk Valley Community College will offer the workshop “Using Motivation to Defeat Procrastination” from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday October 22, in Room 2L5.... [read more]
SVCC to Offer PowerPoint – Level II
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer PowerPoint – Level II from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 22, in Room 2F3.... [read more]
Reminder: An installment for payment plan participants will be withdrawn Friday, October 16.
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SVCC Welcomes Outland Renewable Energy
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Wellness, Fitness Classes Coming Up in October
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New Personal Training Certificate Program to be Offered
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