Sauk Valley Community College

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February 2012 News Releases

News Archive - February 2012

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  Everyone deserves quality education at an affordable price to get the goal at the end...a degree. That is what Sauk wants to make sure students can accomplish. Students attending a four year institution and students attending SVCC for two years followed by a university or college will both earn the ... [read more]
Students Transferring to NIU Apply for Free in February!
  February is Free Application month at Northern Illinois University. Transfer students who apply to NIU during this month will have the $40 application fee waived!... [read more]
Check Out the Eight Week Spring Courses Available This Spring
  Sauk Valley Community College second eight week courses will begin as early as March 12. ... [read more]
Apply Now to be a Student Mentor!
  The Retention Office is searching for students who are willing and able to assist their fellow students by mentoring a study group.  Participation in a study group helps students to not only gain a better understanding of the course material, but also develop the students' s... [read more]
Hoops Swoop Back to SVCC for the NJCAA Region IV Basketball Tournament
  Sauk Valley Community College will again host the NJCAA Region IV Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament March 3, 7, 8 and 10. ... [read more]
SVCC 2011 Fall Semester President's & Dean's List
  Two hundred twenty-two full- and part-time Sauk Valley Community College students have been named to the President’s List for high academic achievement during the 2011 fall semester.  Another 151 students made the Deans’ List.... [read more]
Sauk Valley Symposium Featuring "Caught in the Middle" author Richard Longworth
  Richard C. Longworth will be the keynote speaker for a Feb. 23 Sauk Valley Symposium, a joint effort by Sauk Valley Community College and Sauk Valley Media.... [read more]
Potential Nursing and Rad Tech Students Limited Admission Allied Health Programs Deadline Approaches
  Any potential SVCC nursing or rad tech student needs to remember that the deadline for priority applications for limited admission allied health programs is March 1. This is for LPN, ADN on campus and the rad tech program starting in Fall 2012.... [read more]
Student Government Association & ABC AmeriCorps Sponsor Blood Drive Feb. 27
  Sauk Valley Community College Student Government Association and ABC AmeriCorps will sponsor an American Red Cross blood drive in the SVCC East Mall on February 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.... [read more]
SVCC Student Veterans' Organization Carnation Sales
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February is Financial Aid Month...Attend SVCC FAFSA Workshop Feb. 19
  February is Financial Aid Month! Sauk Valley Community College’s Financial Assistance Office will hold a free workshop Sunday, February 19 from 1-3 p.m. in room 1F2 for any student wanting to apply for financial aid for the 2012-2013 academic year.... [read more]
SVCC Celebrates Black History Month February 15 & 16
  Sauk Valley Community College recognizes Black History Month with two free events hosted at the College February 15 and 16.... [read more]
Project VITAL Tutor Training Starts Feb. 13
  Project VITAL (Volunteers in Teaching Adult Literacy) seeks volunteer tutors for the new year as it holds its 12 hour training program starting February 13.... [read more]
Online Transfer Day Feb. 2-Talk to Colleges Around the Nation for Free
  SVCC invites you to sign up for CollegeWeek Live’s Transfer Day happening February 2. This free online feature will allow you to do the following:... [read more]
Have You Considered Your Future at SVCC?
  DeAndre saw his future starting at Sauk. He did not realize at first that Sauk would be a place that “broadened his horizons.”... [read more]
Get Your Ticket to See Damon Johnson Perform in PTK Concert for a Cause
  Sauk Valley Community College’s international honor society, Phi Theta Kappa, will host “Concert for a Cause” February 25 at 6:30 p.m. in the Starlight Theater in Sterling. The main performer, back by popular demand, will be singer/songwriter Damon Johnson.... [read more]
Comedian Erik Rivera Coming to SVCC Feb. 2
  Mark your calendar for February 2 at 7 p.m. to come see comedian Erik Rivera’s free performance at Sauk Valley Community College’s Mathis Theater.... [read more]