Students


Devon Pettigen (pet-a-gin) was elected as the student representative to the Rock Valley College Board of Trustees in April of 2017, and will serve in this role through May of 2018. As the Student Trustee, it is Devon’s responsibility to act as a conduit between the student body and the Board of Trustees, and to make sure the students’ best interests are being considered by the Board.

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Promise of a New Day

Promise of a New Day


Posted on Aug 28, 2017

Erica Bibalou lights up when she talks about the journey that led her from the African country of Gabon to Rockford, Illinois, and the campus of Rock Valley College. It’s a journey that has been filled with adversity and adventure, and of dreams that have gone from fantasy to reality.

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Peer Mentoring at RVC

Peer Mentoring at RVC


Posted on Aug 15, 2017

The Getting Started Center (GSC) at Rock Valley College is here to support you during your time at RVC. In addition to the New Student Welcome event that the GSC hosts at the beginning of every semester, we can also provide a helping hand through our Peer Mentor program.

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RVC Snapchat/Instagram Takeover

RVC Snapchat/Instagram Takeover


Posted on Jun 20, 2017

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Student Spotlight: John Tuttle

Student Spotlight: John Tuttle


Posted on Jun 16, 2017

During the five years prior to the beginning of my college education, I attended a Catholic homeschooling co-op. It was there that I grew up, made most of my friends, and had my first crush. After high school, I was enrolled at Rock Valley College at the age of seventeen.

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