AAR Hosting Open Interview Sessions

AAR will be hosting open job interviews at Rock Valley College’s Aviation Career Education Center at the Chicago-Rockford International Airport on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (National Aviation Maintenance Technician Day). There will be two open interview sessions that day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and again from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  AAR is delivering on its promise to guarantee an interview to any graduate of RVC’s Aviation Maintenance Technology program. To date, AAR has already hired 10 RVC graduates to work in its new MRO (maintenance, repair, and...

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Rock Valley College GED Recognition Ceremony to be held May 11

The Adult Education program at Rock Valley College will hold its 33rd annual GED Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. in the Physical Education Center on the RVC main campus (3301 North Mulford Road). Graduates participating in the ceremony are among the over 230 RVC students who completed their General Education Development (GED) high school equivalency during the past 12 months.  Dr. Douglas Jensen, President of Rock Valley College, will address the graduates. Annually, the Rock Valley College Adult Education program...

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51st Commencement Exercises at Rock Valley College May 12

Rock Valley College will graduate 1,236 students this spring, and 552 of them will participate in RVC’s 51st annual commencement exercises on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Physical Education Center (PEC). The student speaker at this year’s ceremony will be Billy Brown. Billy was nominated for this special honor because of his exceptional character, work ethic, and academic performance, and for serving as a model for other students, especially minority males. Described as a natural leader and an outstanding student in the classroom,...

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Vote Ray, Erickson, Dokken for RVC Trustees

Three candidates for RVC Trustee deserve your vote on April 4th; Jennifer Ray, Neeley Erickson and Marlana Dokken. Each brings experiences that will benefit the college in many ways. Ray comes from a nursing, medical background; Erickson comes with civic and legislative background; Dokken has experience with regional planning. Each is committed to being responsible stewards of taxpayer funds while ensuring that RVC continues to grow as a community asset. They know that students and community needs are important priorities when dealing with...

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Come and Celebrate with the Champions!

In case you missed it, the Rock Valley College Women’s Basketball Team won the 2017 NJCAA Division III National Championship! Please join the Rock Valley Student Life Department for a special celebration for our champion team on Thursday, March 30 at 3:00pm in the Student Center Atrium. This event is free and open to the community. We look forward to seeing you for this very special celebration!  Light refreshments will be...

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