Sauk Valley Community College

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August 2011 News Releases

News Archive - August 2011

A Funny Show on Sex...Sex Signals September 8 in Mathis Theater
  On September 8 at 7 p.m. in SVCC’s Mathis Theater, a production with a solution will help make an awkward discussion for many, an easy experience. The production’s topic is sex. Sex Signals will take hard to discuss topics such as rape, sexual assault, and prevention in a way that make... [read more]
iFiber Groundbreaking Ceremony at SVCC for Fiber Broadband Network
  On August 29 Sauk Valley Community College held the groundbreaking ceremony for the Illinois Fiber Resources Group (iFiber) who will use the campus as the starting point to build a new fiber broadband network that will affect more than 500 community institution as well as 280,000 households and 16,0... [read more]
Singer Scott Porter Performs August 31 in SVCC East Mall
  On August 31 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., you do not want to miss Scott Porter perform in SVCC East Mall.... [read more]
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Get Your Game On!! SVCC Students Invited to Participate in Monthly XBOX Tournaments
  If you want to prove your skills, have friendly competitions, or just have fun, make sure to come to the East Mall every 4th Wednesday of the month fro 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for SVCC X-BOX Tournaments. Each month several X-Box 360 game systems will be set up for students to compete ... [read more]
Have Questions? Visit SVCC Welcome Center August 22-25
  During this first week of the fall semester, SVCC will sponsor a welcome center to provide information and assistance to students.  The welcome center will be available Monday, August 22nd through Thursday August 25th from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm and 4:45 – 6:00 pm. &... [read more]
TRiO Offers Workshops for Student Success
  TRiO is offering several workshops throughout the fall semester in many areas to help students excel. The following is a list with descriptions of workshops. ... [read more]
TEAS Testing Date for NIOIN Applicants September 23
  Nursing Applicants: Trying to meet the NIOIN October 15 deadline?  This date is for you!... [read more]
Canning Classes Available August 10 and 17
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer two courses in food preservation and canning in the coming week as the start to many enrichment and professional classes offered this semester. ... [read more]
Several Options to Consider When Purchasing Books This Semester
  Buying books will be a simple step to starting the fall semester with the many options available at Follett’s. As classes start August 22, students should visit the bookstore to purchase books for the semester. Purchasing books can be done with cash, check or credit. ... [read more]
Sauk Valley College Foundation Accepting Used Books for Annual Book Sale
  It is that time again to donate used books to the Sauk Valley College Foundation (formerly the AAUW) annual used book sale. Now through October 17 donations will be collected at SVCC. The book sale itself will be October 21, 22 and 23 at Northland Mall in Sterling. ... [read more]
Sauk's ABC AmeriCorps Ask for Donations for School Supplies Drive
  As the first day of school approaches, school supplies is on everyone’s mind. Sauk Valley Community College’s AmeriCorps program will sponsor a school supplies drive August 12-31 at the College and various area stores to collect supplies for district preschools through middle schools. ... [read more]