Sauk Valley Community College

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News Archive - April 2010

News Archive - April 2010

Sauk's Commencement Set for Friday, May 14
  More than 130 Sauk Valley Community College graduates will participate in the College’s annual Commencement exercises at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 14, in the Gymnasium.The degrees of Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, Associate in Liberal Studies, Associate in E... [read more]
Six Sauk Honors Students Receive Foundation Awards
  Six Sauk Valley Community College Honors Program students were recently recognized for their outstanding academic achievement. The recipients include Brian Stafford, Oregon; Karissa Glazier, Sterling; Lauren Walter, Dixon; Chitra Patel, Morrison; Kweku Bentum, Sterling; and Lailonie McKinney, Rock F... [read more]
Psychology Major Awarded Rock Falls Women’s Club Scholarship
  Sauk Valley Community College student Ashley Wilkey of Rock Falls has been awarded the Rock Falls Women’s Club Scholarship for the 2010 academic year. This scholarship, for an anonymous amount, was distributed through the Sauk Foundation.... [read more]
Lincoln Highway Exhibit on Display at SVCC
  When the era of the automobile began, the nation yearned to link the country from east to west. That link was created and became known as the Lincoln Highway, the country’s first transcontinental highway.Sauk Valley Community College is hosting an exhibit on the Lincoln Highway in the College&... [read more]
Important Updates Available for Students that Plan to Teach in Illinois
  All directed general education, professional education and content-area coursework that forms part of an application for teacher certification, endorsement, or approval must have been passed with a grade no lower than "C" or equivalent in order to be counted towards fulfillment of the applicable req... [read more]
Two Skyhawk Intramural Events Set for April 14, 16
  Sauk Valley Community College's Athletic Department will host two intramural basketball events for all Sauk students this week.... [read more]
Get the Most Out of Your Access Database with New Workshop
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a class on Access – Queries from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
Learn How to Set Up a Wireless Network on April 26
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer “Setting up a Wireless Network,” a one-evening workshop that will be offered from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Monday, April 26, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
'File Management' Computer Workshop Set for April 17
  If you have a lot of pictures, music, or files on your computer that you don’t want to lose, Sauk Valley Community College will offer the workshop File Management from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 17, 2010 in Room 3K2.... [read more]
Learn to Create Data Tables, Query Outputs with 'Access-Reports' on April 21
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the computer workshop Access – Reports from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 21, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
New to Digital Cameras? Sauk to offer Basic Class on Digital Camera, Photoshop
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a two-session class, Digital Camera Functions – Basics and Photoshop, from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday April 27, and Thursday April 29, in Room 2L1A. In this very basic class, participants will learn the function of each button on their digital camera and wh... [read more]
Sauk Theater Director Hedrick to Guest Lecture at Petit Jean Performance Festival
  Jason Hedrick, Sauk Valley Community College’s director of theater. will be the keynote lecturer at the 2010 Petit Jean Performance Festival on Friday, April 16, and Saturday, April 17, at Petit Jean State Park in Morrilton, Arkansas.... [read more]
New Policy for Tuition, Fee Payment Begins
  Sauk Valley Community College's new Payment Due registration process now requires all students to either pay for classes in full or have a payment plan in place at the time of registration in order to hold their classes. Students may:... [read more]
Theater Department to Present Greek Comedy Lysistrata
  Sauk Valley Community College’s Theater Department ‘s exploration of Greek drama a takes a step further with its production of the Greek comedy Lysistrata at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 29, Friday, April 30, and Saturday, May 1.There will also be a matinee at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 2 in the... [read more]
Early Registration for Summer, Fall Classes Begins April 5
  Sauk Valley Community College will hold early online registration for upcoming summer and fall classes beginning Monday, April 5. Walk-in registration begins Monday, April 12.... [read more]
Have You Got the Spirit? Cheer, Pom, Stunt, Mascot Information Meeting Set
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer two information meetings for new and/or returning students that will attend Sauk next fall that are interested in being part of SVCC’s Dance/Pom Team, Cheer Squad, Stunt Crew, or working as the College’s Mascot “Slammin’ Sammy.”... [read more]
Sauk to Celebrate National Library Week
  Sauk Valley Community College’s Library along with public libraries throughout the area will celebrate National Library Week from Monday, April 17 through Friday, April 17. This year’s theme is “communities thrive @your library.”... [read more]
Student Parent Association to Host ‘Empowerment: Breaking the Cycles of Negativity’
  Sauk Valley Community College’s Student Parent Association will host the presentation: Empowerment: Breaking the Cycles of Negativity from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday March 18, in Room 2K2. There is no charge to attend and the public is invited.... [read more]
Don't Lay an Egg! Sign up for ‘City Chickens' Workshop
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer “City Chickens (or Getting to know your inner Ellie May),” a one-day class from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 10, Room 2L3.... [read more]
Sauk to Offer Workshop on Health Benefits of Green Tea
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the workshop “Green Tea – Healthy and Delicious” from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7, in Room 2L5.... [read more]
Introduction to Horsemanship Course Set for April 5-19
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a five-session Introduction to Horsemanship course from 10 a.m. to noon on Mondays and Wednesdays, April 5 through April 19, at Eagle Point Farm, 5399 Maple Rd., in Milledgeville.... [read more]
Photoshop IV Retouch and Repair Workshop to be Offered April 7, 14
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the workshop Photoshop IV – Retouch and Repair from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays, April 7 and 14, in Room 2F5.... [read more]
Take Sauk's "Tracking Your Investments" Workshop on April 8
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the workshop Tracking Your Investments from 6 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 8, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
SVCC to offer Access - Create/Edit Databases Course
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the computer workshop Access – Create/Edit Databases, from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 7, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
PowerPoint - Level 1 Workshop Set for April 13, 14
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer PowerPoint Level 1 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 13, and Wednesday, April 14, in Room 3K2.... [read more]
DOT Hazardous Material Training Course to be Offered April 8
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a Department of Transportation (DOT) Required Hazardous Material Training from 12:30 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 8, in Room 2L6.... [read more]
SVCC to offer Windows Computer Workshop on April 3
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer a one session computer course on Windows from 8 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 3, in Room 3K2.... [read more]