RVC and Airport Partnership Great for Students, Community

The recently announced partnership between RVC and the Airport is great news for our students and our community. As the Editorial Board stated, this is a good example of the transformation this community desires. We are grateful for the months of discussion between officials from both entities, as well as for the support from Winnebago County. Naturally, some questions have arisen, which we’re happy to answer to the best of our ability. When will we break ground, and when will the facility be open for students? Like everyone, we would love to...

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Rock Valley College: Training and Credentialing in the Trades

Stenstrom Center for Career Education is the site for Rock Valley College’s career education programs. Recently, you’ve heard of the College’s efforts in providing programs for CEANCI and the high school students in the district, but in addition to providing classes for those students, the College is also providing programs for Chrysler and for others who want credentialing in the trades. Chrysler has enlisted the services of RVC to help cross-train its workforce. Rather than have their workforce go to Detroit to receive training, the College...

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