Nick Maloof, along with the help of his daughters and the cast of ICC Readers’ Theatre, lead the audience in the Grand Finale at the 2014 Jim Maloof : Legacy of Love for the Arts event.
Under the direction of ICC Professor Brent Goken, the event is organized by ICC Students with the help and support of faculty and staff. The 2014 Celebration showcased over 70 performers on stage including PICK Percussions – Pulse of Peoria Drumline, the Peoria Ballet, Peoria Players Theatre, ICC Vocal Jazz, the ICC Readers’ Theatre, and the Maloof Granddaughters. The event featured remarks from Julie Locke – Chairman and Founder of Cherish Every Moment Dax Locke Foundation.
Over $2,000 was raised to benefit the St. Jude Children’s Hospital through a good will offering. President John Erwin gave welcome remarks and Trustees Gale Thetford and Trevor Mileur were in attendance.
If you missed Friday night’s show — ICC Readers’ Theatre is giving a Final Performance of their 2014 Show ‘Words of Freedom’ tonight : Monday, April 14 at 6:30pm in the ICC – East Peoria Campus : Lecture/Recital Hall 127F. Admission is free and all are welcome!
ICC Student Trustee Trevor Mileur grabs a quick ‘selfie‘ with Illinois Governor Pat Quinn after a press conference in which the Governor announced a $2.6 Million Capital Investment in the college from the State of Illinois.
The capital investment will be used towards funding a new Sustainability Center located near Route 24 on the ICC – East Peoria Campus. ICC President John Erwin thanked the Governor and credited the ICC Board of Trustees for their continued support of capital projects to advance the college’s educational mission. read more
Members of the ICC Phi Theta Kappa, Upsilon Mu Chapter took some time to give back over break.
Illinois Central College Students joined with other community colleges in the Illinois Region of Phi Theta Kappa to help a family of 7 prepare to start the rebuilding process.
Photo from the ICC Phi Theta Kappa, Upsilon Mu Chapter
A few of the two and three-year-olds have some fun in the snow at the ICC Children’s Center on a beautiful Wednesday morning.
Check out more fun from the ICC Children’s Center over at their facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/IllinoisCentralCollegeChildCenter
ICC Guard #30 ShaVonn Watkins (Peoria,IL) is all smiles as she takes the court for the first time since tearing her ACL in December. The ICC Sophomore sunk the final three-pointer in her career as a Cougar with the support of her teammates, coaches, and the ISU – Club Team.
ShaVonn scored “the best three of the game” sinking her shot with only :20 remaining on the clock in their 2014 Pink Game for Breast Cancer awareness. #Play4Kay
The #3 Cougars are now 26-3 and will close out the regular season with a home game on Wednesday vs. Robert Morris University – Springfield at 5:30 at Ramsey Gym. ICC will recognize their six sophomores: Abi Besso, Naomi Harris, Tiffany Masters, Helena Rodriguez, ShaVonn Watkins, and Chanta Wright before the game.
The #6 Illinois Central College Lady Cougars upset the #1 ranked Northern Iowa Area CC 82-81 with an incredible buzzer beating 3-point shot from Helena Rodriguez!
ICC Cougars Athletics basketball will go on to the Championship Game against Kirkwood tomorrow at 6pm at the ICC CougarPlex!
Live streaming will be available at www.iccCougars.ihigh.com
Fall 2013 graduates and their friends and family celebrated their achievements at the 2013 Winter Graduates’ Reception last night!
ICC Vocal Jazz and pianist Ryan Klaus provided the music as graduates enjoyed a light dinner and remarks from ICC President Dr. John Erwin, Provost Dr. William Tammone, Faculty Forum President Elizabeth Carrico, and ICC Alumni Association Coordinator Elaine Goslin.
Congratulations to all of our graduates!
The ICC Board of Trustees took a little time today to share some holiday cheer (and some cookies) at the ICC – East Peoria Campus.
Students and staff were able to meet and chat with board members and enjoy a relaxed reception. ICC Vocal Jazz provided some classic holiday carols.
Special thanks to Janet Duffy for providing the cookies and ICC Food Services for serving!
Over 2,000 people from the Central Illinois area made their way through the ICC CougarPlex for the 2013 College Night at Illinois Central College.
ICC Faculty and Advisors were on hand to help area high school students find their college opportunities. College Night is a great way for students in our area to find out how ICC can help them achieve their academic goals!
Below: ICC Graphic Design instructor David Smit shares with an area high school student and her mother about the programming offered at Illinois Central College.
Cosmo the Cougar takes the Limestone Community High School girls volleyball team on a roller coaster of cheers at the ICC Lady Cougar Volleyball win over Lincoln Land.
#9 ICC Volleyball upset #6 ranked Lincoln Land 25-21, 25-20, 25-23 for a clean sweep at ICC Cougar Pride Night Wednesday at the ICC CougarPlex.
ICC Volleyball is currently at the top of a 10 game win streak and recently had #10 Kattie Lee of Brookston, IN named an NJCAA Player of the Week! Way to go, Kattie!
This weekend our girls are down south at the Florida State College Tournament. Go Cougars!