ICC Names Michelle Bugos to Associate VP of Human Resources
The Board of Trustees has approved Ms. Michelle Bugos as ICC’s new Associate Vice President of Human Resources. In addition to assisting the Human Resources department through their transitions, she oversees the Risk Management and Organizational Learning departments. She reports to the executive vice president of administration and finance. For the last 14 years, Michelle […]
Candidate Packets for ICC Board of Trustees Election Available September 12
Candidate packets for the ICC Board of Trustees consolidated election will be available on Wed., September 12, 2018. Candidates may begin routing petitions to gather the 50 required signatures beginning September 18, 2018. Two seats on the ICC Board of Trustees are up for election on the April 2, 2019 ballot. Candidates must meet the […]
ICC Hosts High-Tech Ag and Diesel Career Expo Sept. 13
A drone flies high above rows of corn with pinpoint accuracy. A tractor navigates itself through the field. A service technician troubleshoots an issue for a customer’s combine through remote technology. ICC will feature these tools of the trade, and more, for today’s agriculture and diesel technology careers at its High-Tech Ag and Diesel Career […]
Illinois Central College Hosts 38th Annual Landscape and Garden Day September 8
ICC’s 38th Annual Landscape and Garden Day offers a variety of special programs and activities specifically designed for families with young children, as well as the usual favorites for local gardening enthusiasts. This year’s theme is “Superhero Landscapes: Save the World.” The free event is set for Sat., September 8, from 9 am to 3 […]
New Exhibits Scheduled to Open in ICC Art Galleries August 20
Pictured: Two exhibits open August 20 in the art galleries of Illinois Central College, located on the East Peoria Campus. P.I.E.C.E.S., a mixed media exhibit of fiber art and painting by Trish Williams, opens in the Performing Arts Center Gallery, and Interior Architecture, an exhibit of ceramics by Ginger Lukas, opens in Gallery 336B, located in the […]
ICC Adult Education Program Ranked 5th in the State
The Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) recently ranked the ICC’s Adult Education Program 5th among a total of 35 community colleges providing adult education services in the State of Illinois for fiscal year 2017. ICC Adult Education Programs include high school equivalency (GED), English as a Second Language, Manufacturing and Healthcare Bridge, Manufacturing and Health […]
Student Success: Happiness in Music
Mina (Vogel) McIntire has always had a passion for music ever since she can remember. At an early age, her grandmother helped influence that passion by taking her along to local concerts, where she would play the accordion and Mina would sing. “My grandmother had a big influence on me. She would take me to […]
ICC Names Kim Armstrong to New Role of VP of Marketing and Institutional Advancement
In action during their regular meeting on July 19, the ICC Board of Trustees approved Kim Armstrong as the new vice president of marketing and institutional advancement. She will oversee both the ICC Educational Foundation and the Marketing Department, which includes the public relations, events, document services, web services, social media, graphic design, and admissions […]
You’re Invited! Get your tickets for “TGIF” by August 15
Join your ICC colleagues, current and retired, to wrap up the year-long celebration of the College’s grand 50th anniversary with a “Homecoming Celebration.” All ICC employees, retirees and their guests are invited to “TGIF: The Grand ICC Fiftieth,” a Business After Hours event: Fri., August 17 3 to 6 pm Peoria Riverfront Museum Tickets are […]
ICC Offers 12-Week Pharmacy Technician Course This Fall
ICC will offer a fall session of its course to prepare individuals for employment as a pharmacy technician. The pharmacy technician course is 12 weeks of classroom instruction, which will give students a solid foundation in the skills necessary for employment as a pharmacy technician and will prepare students for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board […]
ICC Offers New Evening College Degree and Certificate Options for Busy Adults This Fall
Beginning with the fall 2018 semester, ICC is making it easier for busy adults to start and complete their degree or certificate. Evening College includes specific programs of study where all required classes are scheduled on the same campus during convenient evening hours. These programs will continue to offer daytime course meeting times, as well […]
Enrollment Now Open for ICC GED Bridge Program Classes
GED graduates now can enroll in a new program at ICC that is designed to bridge the gap between completing their requirements and finding jobs earning family-sustaining wages. The ICC Success After the GED College Bridge Program currently helps grads with career exploration assistance, as well as life skills and industry/occupational skills development. The goal […]
ICC Offers “QuickStart” on August 4
ICC is offering an expedited way for potential students to get through the steps of enrolling all in one day with its QuickStart program on Sat., August 4 from 9 am to 1 pm on the ICC East Peoria Campus. No appointment is necessary. Free parking is available in Lots A and B on the […]
Free Dental Care Offered for Children 5 and Younger
Free preventative and diagnostic services, such as exams, cleanings, fluoride, sealants and x-rays will be offered to Illinois children age 5 and younger at Illinois Central College’s Dental Hygiene Clinic located at 5407 N. University Street in Peoria from 8 am – 2 pm on Saturday, July 28, 2018. These visits will satisfy the mandatory […]
ICC Offers Informational and Testing Sessions for the Highway Construction Careers Training Program
ICC will hold several informational sessions for its Highway Construction Careers Training Program, with program applications and TABE testing available at each session.  There is no registration or fees required for these sessions. The Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP) at Illinois Central College is a grant-funded program sponsored by the Illinois Department of Transportation.  […]
ICC Seeking Students for Sponsored Industrial Workforce Programs
Mechanical/Technical Recruitment events slated for June 26 and 29 Jobs in technical or industrial careers in our region are going unfilled due to the gap between the skills employers need and the skills potential employees have. Illinois Central College has programs that pay your tuition and/or provide a paid workforce experience. These opportunities address the […]