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Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
August 11, 2017

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, August 14, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), Room 1308, on RVC’s main campus.

RVC Hires Florence Haley as Vice President of Human Resources
August 7, 2017

Rock Valley College is pleased to announce the hiring of Florence Haley, SPHR; IPMA-HR, CP; SHRM-SCP; as the College’s new Vice President of Human Resources.

RVC “Hour of Code” Challenge
August 1, 2017

The Rock Valley College Computers and Information Systems (CIS) department will host an “Hour of Code” Challenge once a month through December 2017.

Learn Coding with Robots at Rock Valley College
August 1, 2017

The Rock Valley College Computers and Information Systems (CIS) department will host a "Learn Coding with Robots" workshop on the last Saturday of the month from September though October, 10 a.m. to noon, in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC).

August RVC Board of Trustees Meeting Rescheduled
July 31, 2017

The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees of Rock Valley College, District #511 has been changed from August 22 to Tuesday, August 29.

Find Out What RVC’s Center for Learning in Retirement Has to Offer
July 26, 2017

The Rock Valley College Center for Learning in Retirement will be hosting its Annual Meeting on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
July 20, 2017

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at 5:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Room (PAR), room 0214 of the Educational Resource Center (ERC), on RVC’s main campus.

Call to Meeting- Board Committee of the Whole
July 7, 2017

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, July 10, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), Room 1308, on RVC’s main campus.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
June 22, 2017

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at 5:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Room (PAR), room 0214 of the Educational Resource Center (ERC), on RVC’s main campus.

RVC’s Cold Forming Training Center Receives $25,000 Donation
June 16, 2017

Rock Valley College recently received a $25,000 donation from the Fastener Education Foundation in support of the College’s Cold Forming Training Center.

Rock Valley College Announces Spring 2017 President's and Dean's Lists
June 16, 2017

The following students have earned recognition on Rock Valley College's Spring 2017 President's and Dean's Lists.

Call to Board Teaching, Learning & Communications Committee Meeting
June 9, 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, June 13, 2017, in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) Room 1308 on the RVC main campus.

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.