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Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
July 9, 2020

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet remotely on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

Linking Talent with Opportunity Making an Impact
July 9, 2020

Rock Valley College recently received the third year of grant funding for the “Linking Talent with Opportunity” (LTO) initiative from the Dr. Louis and Violet Rubin Endowment of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL).

Notice of Public Hearing: RVC FY21 Budget
June 24, 2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Trustees of Community College District No. 511 that a Tentative Budget for said District for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2020, will be on file and conveniently available for public inspection.

Rock Valley College Announces Fall Instructional Plans
June 24, 2020

Rock Valley College will offer two primary modes of instruction for courses this fall: online and hybrid.

Rock Valley College Board and Faculty Association Reach Agreement
June 23, 2020

The following is a joint statement from the Rock Valley College Board of Trustees and the Rock Valley College Faculty Association (Local 6211):

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
June 19, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote meeting on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 5:15 p.m.

RVC Board Chooses Belvidere for ATC
June 18, 2020

The Rock Valley College District 511 Board has chosen a site for its Advanced Technology Center in Belvidere.

RVC Hosting Workforce Equity Initiative Webinar
June 18, 2020

Rock Valley College will be hosting an informational session webinar for the Workforce Equity Initiative.

Rock Valley College Announces Spring 2020 President's and Dean's Lists
June 18, 2020

The following students have earned recognition on Rock Valley College's Spring 2020 President's and Dean's Lists.

Starlight Theatre Awarded Neighborhood Grant
June 18, 2020

Rock Valley College’s Starlight Theatre has received a Neighborhood Grant from the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois and HomeStart for the Starlight summer camp project.

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting
June 16, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote special meeting on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 6:15 p.m.

Enrollment Open for Fall 2020 RAISE Program
June 9, 2020

The Rock Valley Academic Institute for Successful Employment (RAISE) invites area young adults with a documented intellectual disability and their parents/guardians to attend a Zoom Information Session on Wednesday, June 10 at 3 p.m.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
June 4, 2020

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet remotely on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting
May 27, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote special meeting on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

Rock Valley College Narrows ATC Proposals to Three
May 21, 2020

RVC received 21 responses to a recent request for proposals for site locations for the College’s Advanced Technology Center (ATC), and after careful consideration by both board members and the administration have narrowed those proposals down to three.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
May 20, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote meeting on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 5:15 p.m.

RVC Business Division Merit Awards Announced
May 18, 2020

The Rock Valley College business division Merit Award winners for 2020 are Crystal Schuring (Merit Award in Business Administration), Natasa Skrba (Merit Award in Accounting), and Kara Burzell (Merit Award in Office Professional).

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting
May 18, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote special meeting on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.

RVC Whiz Kids Virtual Summer Courses
May 14, 2020

The Rock Valley College Community and Continuing Education Whiz Kids Program has been engaging minds since 1980, and they’re continuing to do so this summer with their all virtual Black Rocket Technology courses!

Rock Valley College receives 21 responses to ATC RFP
May 12, 2020

Rock Valley College received 21 proposals responding to the college’s Request for Proposal (RFP) process to house the new Advanced Technology Center at locations throughout the RVC community.