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Call to Board of Trustees: Special Meeting
April 21, 2021

Call to Board of Trustees: Special Meeting on April 23, 2021

Rock Valley College Hosting a Virtual Recruitment Job Fair!
April 19, 2021

Rock Valley College will be hosting a Virtual Recruitment Job Fair on Thursday, April 29, 2021 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
April 9, 2021

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet remotely on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

RVC Awards 2021 Faculty of the Year
April 1, 2021

Molly Sides, Professor of English, has been honored as the 32nd recipient of the Rock Valley College Faculty of the Year award.  Sides was presented the award during the college’s virtual faculty development session on April 1.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
March 19, 2021

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote meeting on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 5:15pm.

RVC Student Named Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar
March 15, 2021

Rock Valley College student Leigha Derango has been named has been named a 2021 Coca-Cola Academic Team Silver Scholar and will receive a $1,250 scholarship.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
March 5, 2021

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet remotely on Monday, March 8, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

RVC Tech Bus Ready to Deliver Education to Your Neighborhood
March 4, 2021

The RVC Tech Bus will make technology and IT based education and training more accessible and help narrow the digital divide in the Rockford region.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
February 19, 2021

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote meeting on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 5:15pm.

RVC Trustees Appoint Lynn Kearney to Fill Vacant Seat
February 8, 2021

On February 8, 2021, the Rock Valley College Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Lynn Kearney to fill the board seat that was vacant after the resignation of Trustee Jennifer Ray.

Rock Valley College Announces Fall 2020 President's and Dean's Lists
January 22, 2021

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

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
January 22, 2021

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will be hosting a remote meeting on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 5:15pm.

RVC Leader to Serve on IBHE Strategic Planning Advisory Committee
January 13, 2021

Dr. Amanda Smith, Rock Valley College’s Acting Vice President of Liberal Arts, Career & Community Education, will be serving on the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) Strategic Planning Advisory Committee.

RVC Receives Funding for Student Support Services Programs
January 12, 2021

Rock Valley College Student Support Services (SSS) recently received additional funding for two TRIO Programs, TRIO Achieve and TRIO Complete, for the next five years through the Department of Education.

Education Officers Electoral Board Meeting
January 11, 2021

The Education Officers Electoral Board of Community College District 511 will meet on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at 4:00 p.m. via Zoom. 

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
January 8, 2021

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet remotely on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting (Retreat)
January 6, 2021

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet remotely from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2021 for a Special Meeting (Retreat).

Call to Education Officers Electoral Board Meeting
January 5, 2021

The Education Officers Electoral Board of Community College District 511 will meet on Monday, January 11, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Rock Valley College Offering Free Tuition for First Year at Advanced Technology Center
December 11, 2020

Rock Valley College will be offering free tuition for in-district students who enroll in first year coursework at RVC’s new Advanced Technology Center (ATC).

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
December 11, 2020

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