Posts made in May, 2015


I Owe Everything to RVC

I Owe Everything to RVC


Posted on May 13, 2015

Earlier this year we received a wonderful handwritten note in the mail from an RVC alum who just wanted to let us know how much his time at Rock Valley College has influenced and changed his life . Below you will find his letter transcribed.

I read. I read quite a bit. Two to three newspapers a day. Two to three magazines a week. Maybe a book each month, but I’m always starting a new one before the old one is finished.

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RVC’s Chandra Lopez to visit NASA

RVC’s Chandra Lopez to visit NASA


Posted on May 8, 2015

Chandra Lopez had finished up her work on becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant through Rock Valley College’s nursing program when her grandmother asked her what her longer term goals were.

Chandra said she wasn’t sure, so her grandmother joked, “Well, you’ve always been good at math and science.  You should be a rocket scientist.”

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50th Fridays – 1983

50th Fridays – 1983


Posted on May 8, 2015

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Every Friday through December 18, we will be sharing RVC facts and photos from over the years here and on social media. Be sure to check the Daily News every Friday and follow us on all of our social media platforms as we will be posting unique content across all media throughout the year!

We encourage you to use #RVC50 to share your memories and photos with us on social media all year long.

Today’s 50th Friday covers the year 1983.

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Out of the Box Events – May 2015

Out of the Box Events – May 2015


Posted on May 1, 2015

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May  =  Learning  +  Innovation  +  Creativity

Out of The Box advances Rockford as a great place to live and visit by showcasing our amazing people and promoting fantastic events in the month of May.  What will YOU experience?

Rock Valley College is a proud supporter of Out of the Box.  For a complete listing of all of the Out of the Box events visit the Rockford Lutheran Schools Out of the Box page.

A number of interesting events are being held at Rock Valley College this month, including:

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50th Fridays – 1982

50th Fridays – 1982


Posted on May 1, 2015

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Every Friday through December 18, we will be sharing RVC facts and photos from over the years in the Daily News and on social media. Be sure to check here Friday and follow us on all of our social media platforms as we will be posting unique content across all media throughout the year!

We encourage you to use #RVC50 to share your memories and photos with us on social media all year long.

Today’s 50th Friday covers the year 1982.

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