Posts made in October, 2014


Aviation jobs are in high demand

Aviation jobs are in high demand


Posted on Oct 27, 2014

With the recent announcement that internationally-renowned maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) corporation AAR would be building a large facility at the Chicago-Rockford International Airport and bringing between 500-1,000 high jobs, interest in Rock Valley College’s aviation maintenance technology program has never been stronger.

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Futures in engineering start at RVC

Futures in engineering start at RVC


Posted on Oct 22, 2014

Through the support of the Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge (JIAC) grant, Rock Valley College and Northern Illinois University have developed a program pathway that provides talented STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) students opportunities to begin their education at RVC and develop connections with local aerospace companies where they can seek part-time engineering internships and continue their full-time classwork schedule.

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Accelerating her opportunity

Accelerating her opportunity


Posted on Oct 21, 2014

ChanelMiller_2Chanel Miller has returned to school after many years away, and has found that through RVC’s ICAPS/AO (Integrated Career and Academic Preparation System/Accelerating Opportunities) program she is thriving–ready to enter the workforce, and continue her education.

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RVC Grad Goes Hollywood

RVC Grad Goes Hollywood


Posted on Oct 17, 2014

Over the years, many graduates of Rock Valley College’s Mass Communication program have gone on to do exciting things in the worlds of television, film, and radio. We caught up with a recent graduate of the program, Brady Endres, who has been putting some of the skills he learned at RVC to work as an Assistant Digital Asset Manager for one of Hollywood’s most hotly anticipated films of 2016: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

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