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Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
May 19, 2017

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

AAR Hosting Open Interview Sessions
May 18, 2017

AAR will be hosting open job interviews at Rock Valley College’s Aviation Career Education Center at the Chicago-Rockford International Airport on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (National Aviation Maintenance Technician Day).

RVC’s Fitness Lab Now Open to the Public
May 17, 2017

Community members looking to get fit have a new option for getting in those workouts. The Fitness Lab at Rock Valley College is now open to the public.

RVC Business Students Earn Merit Awards
May 12, 2017

Rock Valley College business students Heather A. Bilodeau and Sheila R. Wunder are this year’s recipients of merit awards from the RVC Business Division.

Build a Computer & Code with Minecraft
May 10, 2017

Rock Valley College Computers and Information Systems (CIS) will be hosting a workshop on Saturday, July 1, 2017.

51st Commencement Exercises at Rock Valley College May 12
May 8, 2017

Rock Valley College will graduate 1,236 students this spring, and 552 of them will participate in RVC’s 51st annual commencement exercises on Friday, May 12, 2017.

Rock Valley College GED Recognition Ceremony to be held May 11
May 8, 2017

The Adult Education program at Rock Valley College will hold its 33rd annual GED Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

Call to Board Teaching, Learning & Communications Committee Meeting
May 5, 2017

The Board of Trustees Teaching, Learning & Communications Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) Room 1308 on the RVC main campus.

Call to Board Operations Committee Meeting
May 5, 2017

The Board of Trustees Operations Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 5:15 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in the Jacobs Center for Science & Math (JCSM) Room 1104 on the RVC main campus.

RVC to Host Annual Hispanic Leadership Conference
May 3, 2017

Hundreds of area high school students will attend RVC’s Annual ALAS (Association of Latin American Students) Hispanic Leadership Conference on Friday, May 5, 2017.

RVC Student Named Coca-Cola Silver Scholar
May 1, 2017

Rock Valley College student Molly Velbeck has been named a Silver Scholar on Coca-Cola’s 2017 Community College Academic Team.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
April 21, 2017

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

Take a Tour of Wrigley Field
April 20, 2017

Rock Valley College Community and Continuing Education is offering a bus trip and tour opportunity to go behind the scenes of legendary Wrigley Field, home of the 2016 World Series champion Chicago Cubs.

New Consortium to Operate The Workforce Connection One-Stop Centers
April 17, 2017

The Workforce Connection Board has awarded a contract to a newly-formed consortium to operate workforce centers and offer career services in Boone, Stephenson and Winnebago Counties.

RVC awards 2017 Faculty of the Year
April 17, 2017

Professor of Music Paul Laprade has been honored as the 29th recipient of the Rock Valley College Faculty of the Year award.

Board Operations Committee Meeting Cancelled
April 11, 2017

The Board of Trustees Operations Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) meeting scheduled for 5:15 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, has been cancelled.

Call to Board Finance Committee Meeting
April 7, 2017

The Board of Trustees Finance Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 13, 2017, in room 1308 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the RVC main campus.

Call to Board Operations Committee Meeting
April 7, 2017

The Board of Trustees Operations Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 5:15 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in room 1308 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.

Call to Board Teaching, Learning, and Communications Committee Meeting
April 7, 2017

The Board of Trustees Teaching, Learning, and Communications Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, in room 1308 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.

Explore Your Options at RVC’s Spring College Fair
April 6, 2017

Rock Valley College will be hosting its annual Spring College Fair on Friday April 7, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the RVC Physical Education Center (PEC) located on RVC’s Main Campus (3301 North Mulford Road, Rockford, IL).