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Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees reviews annual audit finds; awards bid for roof replacement

Nov 23

The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees held its monthly meeting on Monday, November 21, 2021. Board members included Bill Hawley (Odin), Bryan Holthaus (Carlyle), Louis Kalert (Centralia), Laura Wedekemper (Shattuc), Jeff Brown (Greenville), and Alexis Enke (Student Trustee). Jim Beasley (Centralia) was absent.

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ILEAS representatives visit KC Criminal Justice Program

Nov 19

Illinois Law Enforcement Alarm System (ILEAS) representatives Scott Snider and Shawn Richards visited the Kaskaskia Criminal Justice Program to talk about their involvement on the ILEAS team.

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Kaskaskia College’s December 2021 Community Education Classes

Nov 19

Want to explore your creativity before the holidays? Sign up today for one or more of Kaskaskia College’s December community education classes! December course offerings include:

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Kaskaskia College Automotive Technology Advisory Committee Holds Meeting

Nov 15

The Kaskaskia College Automotive Technology Advisory Committee met in person on Tuesday, November 9, 2021.

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Theater returns to the Kaskaskia College Jane Knight Auditorium

Nov 5

For the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the Kaskaskia College Theatre Guild will host a fall production open to the public in the Jane Knight Auditorium on the college’s main campus. Kaskaskia College students will take the stage to perform “Check Please and Check Please: Take 2” for three performances on November 19-21st.

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Kaskaskia College Partners with Talkspace to Offer KC Students Access to Free Online Therapy Services

Nov 4

During this time of heightened stress and anxiety, Kaskaskia College is providing students with an additional way to support their mental health and overall well-being, with no-cost access to Talkspace online therapy.

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KC Radiology holds annual advisory board meeting

Nov 4

On October 26, 2021, the Kaskaskia College Radiologic Technology Program held its annual advisory board meeting.

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Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees Finalizes Payment for Main Campus Renovations

Oct 29

The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees held their monthly meeting on Monday, October 25, 2021, with a pre-hearing to discuss the issuance of funding bonds. Board members included Bill Hawley (Odin), Jim Beasley (Centralia), Bryan Holthaus (Carlyle), Louis Kalert (Centralia), Laura Wedekemper (Shattuc), Jeff Brown (Greenville), and Alexis Enke (Student Trustee).

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New state report details Kaskaskia College’s impact on regional economy

Oct 29

Kaskaskia College continues to boost the regional economy and educate a new generation to fulfill the workforce demands in industries throughout Illinois, according to a new study by the Illinois Community College Board.

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Obermark named Centralia BPW’s Woman of the Year

Oct 26

Centralia Business and Professional Women’s Club, Inc. named Kaskaskia College Vice President of Instructional Services Julie Obermark as their 2021 Woman of the Year, honoring her leadership, integrity, and commitment to education. Centralia BPW has been awarding the Woman of the Year award since 1971, making Obermark the 50th recipient.

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Kaskaskia College and McKendree University Sign Partnership Agreement for Accounting in Business Administration

Oct 26

Kaskaskia College and McKendree University signed a new articulation agreement for KC graduates to transfer to McKendree and continue their bachelor's degree in business administration, specializing in accounting. Students who complete their Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree at KC through this partnership will secure admittance to McKendree University; the agreement's benefits are significant to graduates' time, money, and effort.

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External COVID-19 Testing Sites

Oct 25

Testing Locations within the Kaskaskia College District 501

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New partnership with SIUC presents theater opportunity for Kaskaskia College students

Oct 25

Kaskaskia College students that are aspiring actors, directors, set designers, and other theater professions now have the option of transferring to Southern Illinois University Carbondale to earn a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theater.

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Kaskaskia College to Host Veterans Day Remembrance Celebration on November 10

Oct 19

After a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kaskaskia College is pleased to announce that it will once again host its Enduring Freedom Veterans Day Remembrance Celebration on Wednesday, November 10, on the college’s main campus. Kaskaskia College is proud to honor the service of those men and women who have given their time and energy to the benefit of our country.

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Kaskaskia College Hosts Centralia City Council Meeting

Oct 14

The Centralia City Council has proclaimed the month of October as Manufacturing Month that includes a pledge to continue to collaborate with Kaskaskia College to increase vocational training opportunities for students to close the skills gap.

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