Sauk Valley Community College

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News Archive - March 2010

News Archive - March 2010

Sauk Student Awarded YWCA Women’s Empowerment Scholarship
  Sauk Valley Community College student Lailonie McKinney of Rock Falls has been awarded the YWCA Women’s Empowerment Scholarship for the 2009-10 academic year. The $500 scholarship was distributed through the Sauk Foundation.... [read more]
Sauk’s New Campus Women’s Organization to Sponsor ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
  Sauk Valley Community College’s newest student group is sponsoring a fun event for a serious cause.... [read more]
Human Services Major Receives Sterling Beta Sigma Phi Scholarship
  Sauk Valley Community College student Larissa Flynn of Sterling has been awarded the Sterling Beta Sigma Phi Scholarship for the 2009-10 academic year. The scholarship was distributed through the Sauk Foundation.... [read more]
Accounting Major Awarded Lori Nern Memorial Scholarship
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SVCC Student Awarded the Freeport Health Network Scholarship
  Sauk Valley Community College student Jackie Greve, of Dixon has been awarded the Freeport Health Network Scholarship for the 2009-10 academic year. The $500 scholarship was distributed through the Sauk Valley College Foundation.... [read more]
Sauk Awards Single Parents Grants to 23 Students for ’09-‘10
  Twenty-three single parents who are also Sauk Valley Community College students recently received a boost with their education through the Sauk Foundation and private donations.... [read more]
SVCC to Host RISK: Real Issues of the Sexual Kind on March 24
  Sauk Valley Community’s College’s Office of Student Support Services and Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) will present RISK: Real Issues of the Sexual Kind, from 12:20 to 1:20 p.m. on Wednesday, March 24, in the East Mall. There is no charge to attend and the public is invit... [read more]
Nominations Sought for 2010 Outstanding Alum
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Skyhawk Runners Named to NJCAA Cross-country Coaches Association’s Academic All-American List
  In addition to its athletic accomplishments this past fall, Sauk Valley Community College’s cross-country team is being recognized for its performance in the classroom.... [read more]
Let Sauk Help You ‘De-clutter’ Your Space on March 31
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer Strategies to De-clutter Your Space and Simplify Your Life, a one-session class from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, in Room 2L6.... [read more]
SVCC to offer 'Run Your Office, Don’t Let it Run You!'
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the one-session workshop “Run Your Office, Don’t Let it Run You” from 1 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, in Room 2L6.... [read more]
Student Government Association, ALAS to Host Chicago Fire Soccer Trip on April 10
  Sauk Valley Community College’s Student Government Association (SGA) and the Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) will sponsor a one-day pro soccer trip for Sauk students to see the Chicago Fire open its season against the San Jose Earthquakes at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 10, at To... [read more]
Area Experts Show Students Career Preparation through SVCC’s Student Leadership Academy
  Twenty-three area high school students from three area high schools are learning career exploration and preparation with the help of Sauk Valley area business people thanks to a Student Leadership Academy at Sauk Valley Community College.Twenty-three high school students from Dixon, Rock Falls, and ... [read more]
Illinois Secretary of State's Office Offers Emergency Database
  The Illinois Secretary of State’s Office allows anyone who holds an Illinois driver’s license or ID card to voluntarily register their emergency contact numbers in the event they are involved in an emergencysituation and unable to communicate directly with law enforcement.... [read more]
Campus Women’s Organization (CWO) is Newest Campus Group
  The Campus Women's Organization (CWO) is Sauk Valley Community College’s newest student group. CWO's main goal is to support all female students (including staff and faculty) that try to fulfill their educational and career goals.... [read more]
SVCC to offer PowerPoint – Levels I and II
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer two short courses on PowerPoint, a program used to create slide show presentations.... [read more]
Coupons, Discounts on the Computer Class Set for March 23
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a course on Coupons and Discounts on the Computer, a workshop on how to use the Internet to locate coupons and discounts on just about any item, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 23, Room 3K2.... [read more]
Excel Level I Class to be Offered March 16,17
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer Excel Level One from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 16 and Wednesday March 17, Room 2F3.... [read more]
Intermediate Crochet Class Set for March 16-30
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a three-session intermediate course, Crochet 102, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, March 16 through March 30, in Room TBA.... [read more]
OSHA 30-Hour General Industry Course to be Offered
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a four-day, 30-hour OSHA General Industry Course from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 23 through Friday, March 26, at Sauk.... [read more]
PowerPoint Level II Workshop Coming Up March 25
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer PowerPoint Level Two from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 25, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
SVCC to Host Annual Child Fair on March 27
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ENG 271 class to host Open Mic Night April 16
  The Creative Writing II class (English 271) is hosting an open mic night for poetry/fiction/music/performances of all types at Books on First in Dixon on Friday, April 16 at 7 PM.  This event is open to everyone at Sauk and the public. ... [read more]