Cultural & Educational Events

Calendar of Events 

Campus Visits  

Each semester Project Success will introduce you to other college campuses by visiting Open House programs.
Where would you like to go? Let your counselor know. Recent visits include:
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  • Northern Illinois University
  • Illinois State University
  • Western Illinois University
  • Bradley University


In the Fall and Spring semester workshops are offered on a variety of topics. Many of them deal with how to be a more successful student, stress management and financial literacy.

Some select workshops have been recorded as poscasts or  audio files, and are available for you to listen to. If you are interested in listening/viewing any of the below workshops, please ask your counselor for handouts and information.

Goal Setting
 by Cathi Nelson

Scholarship Preparations
by Donna Swiskowski, IVCC Foundation Office
Active Listening & Reading
Facilitated by Judy Mika
Effective Note Taking
Facilitated by Judy Mika

Study Smarter 1 & 2
 by Tina Hardy
Test Taking Skills
 by Tina Hardy
Budgeting 101
 by Dena Slechta
Transferring: Survival of the Fittest
Facilitated by Cynthia Cardosi & Diane Scoma with an alum student panel
Money for College by Financial Aid Director Patty Williamson
Read, Write, Gold Program by Judy Mika

 Filing the FAFSA, hands on workshop

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             Student Success Panel


Jennifer Bubb leading a Test Taking Strategies workshop