Sauk Valley Community College

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September 2011 News Releases

News Archive - September 2011

ABC AmeriCorps and Illinois Serve Host Volunteer Conference on October 7 at SVCC
  ABC AmeriCorps and Illinois Serve will host the Northwest Illinois Volunteerism Conference Fostering Service for All October 7 starting at 8:00 a.m. at Sauk Valley Community College.... [read more]
Free Workshops Available for SVCC Students to Ace the Fall Semester
  Take part in any of the free workshops to help you succeed throughout the semester. All of these workshops (unless otherwise noted) will be held in room 2L1A. For more information, please contact Sarah McFarlane at 815-835-6368... [read more]
Motivational Speaker, Andres Lara, Presents at SVCC October 5
  What if nothing could stop you or hold you back? This is the question that Andres Lara will ask his audience at his free presentation Homeless at 16…Millionaire at 26 October 5 at 6:30 p.m. in SVCC’s Mathis Theater.... [read more]
Become a Wedding and Event Planner!
  Do you have a passion for planning and creating? How about making someone's special day look amazing? If so, make sure to register for SVCC's Business and Community Education course on wedding & event planning. This two month course will cover everything a planner needs to know such as contracts, et... [read more]
Disaster Preparedness Education September 22
  Disaster can happen at any time, any day of the week. Visit SVCC Thursday, September 22 at 11 a.m. in room 2K2 to learn more on disaster preparedness. Eddy Weiss, a professional storm chaser for Chasing4Life will provide participants knowledge on what needs to be in a disaster supply kit, how to dev... [read more]
Register for Community Education Personal Enrichment or Professional Classes Today
  Take the time to visit the online Business and Community Education schedule to find out what classes interest you.... [read more]
Pharmacy Technician Program Starts October 11
  Sauk Valley Community College’s Business and Community Education office will offer its 50 hour Pharmacy Technician Program from 6 to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 11 through December 1, in Room 2L6.... [read more]
Dental Assisting Program Starts October 3
  Sauk Valley Community College’s Business and Community Education Office will offer its 60 hour Dental Assisting Program from 6 to 9:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays, October 3 through November 30, at Sauk.... [read more]
Basic and Conversational Sign Language Classes Start September 24
  Basic Sign Language is a beginning course for those wanting to learn how to communicate basic wants and needs as well as how to communicate in emergency situations.... [read more]
Therapy Dog Training Starts September 14
  Sauk Valley Community College will offer the four-session course, Therapy Dog Training, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, September 14 through October 5, in Sauk's T-1 Building.... [read more]
Comedian Vic Henley Ready to Make Audience Laugh September 14 at SVCC
  If you want to have a good laugh, mark your calendar for September 14 at 7 p.m. to head out to Sauk Valley Community College’s Mathis Theater to watch comedian Vic Henley’s free performance.... [read more]
Sauk Valley Community College Self-Study Accreditation Report Available Online
  Sauk Valley Community College has been preparing for it 2011 accreditation with studies, surveys, and compiling information. Now available is the completed self-study to view online that will be used by the Higher Learning Commission to assist in the team's visit September 19-21. ... [read more]
SVCC Hosts Where Were You? 9-11 Tribute Event September 9
  Sauk Valley Community College with ABC AmeriCorps will host a 9/11 10th anniversary tribute event entitled Where Were You? Friday, September 9 at SVCC from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. ... [read more]
SaukFest Welcomes Back Students September 7th!
  SaukFest (formerly known as Free for Fall) welcomes back students this year with free food, music, activities, and more! On September 7th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., students can journey to the East Mall and SVCC gym for a welcome back festival.... [read more]