Rock Valley College

Engineering Our Future Impact Update Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Media Contact: Abbye Garcia, 815-921-4523

Event Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017

In celebration of a successful $6M Engineering Our Future campaign, The Rock Valley College Foundation will host an Impact Update Breakfast on Thursday, November 9, 2017, from 8:00 to 9:20 a.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) lobby on RVC’s main campus (3301 N. Mulford Rd, Rockford).

Come and learn about the successes and areas of impact of the NIU@RVC Engineering Program after year one of the program launch:

  • Increased enrollment
  • Growth in numbers of paid internships available for our students
  • $1.5M secured for student scholarships through the Rubin Match partnership with the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois
  • Testimonies from current engineering students
  • Dedication of the CLARCOR Center for Innovation in recognition of a $1M gift to the campaign

The Impact Update will also serve as a way to thank valued supporters and industry partners for the impact they have had on the NIU@RVC Engineering Program and the future of our workforce.

For more information please call Brittany Freiberg, Director of Development at (815) 921-4502.