Kaskaskia College’s Dairy Judging Team ended its fall 2022 competition on a high note by taking first overall at the North American International Livestock Expo in Louisville, Kentucky. It was the second win at the national level for KC cementing their place as the best in the nation at the community college level. Team members are Nick Hammer of Tampa, Florida, Jacob Raber of Gridley, Jackson Brammeier of Carlyle, and Naomi Scott of Westgate, Iowa.
Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees approves design for Vandalia Art Gallery project and new Associates of Fine Arts (AFA) Theatre Degree
The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees met Monday, November 28, 2022, for its regular monthly meeting. Board members included Bill Hawley (Odin), Laura Wedekemper (Shattuc), Bryan Holthaus (Carlyle), Louis Kalert (Centralia), Jeff Brown (Greenville), and Jim Beasley (Centralia). Linda Stover (Centralia) and Alyssa Lurkins (Student Trustee) were absent.
Kaskaskia College Holiday Choir Concert to be held on December 1 and Holiday Instrumental Concert on December 6
The Holiday Choir Concert will be on Thursday, December 1, at 7:00 PM in the Jane Knight Auditorium and feature the High School Honor Choir in addition to the Kaskaskia College Concert Choir, KC Blues, and the KC Community Chorale, all under the direction of Professor Lynda Marshall
The Kaskaskia College Music Department is proud to announce its Middle School Honor Band Concert on Thursday, November 17, at 6:30 p.m. in the Kaskaskia College Jane Knight Auditorium.
Kaskaskia College will offer the new online course, ARTO-113 Graphic Design, for spring 2023.
Kaskaskia College Foundation Scholarship Celebration brings donors and their student recipients together
Nearly 380 people attended the 2022 Scholarship Celebration, hosted by the Kaskaskia College Foundation at the Carlyle KC Banquet Hall, bringing back an annual event that honors those who have established scholarships and giving them a chance to meet this year’s recipients of their scholarships.
The Kaskaskia College Department of Workforce Development and Community Education will offer the American Heart Association “Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers” course at the KC Main Campus on Monday, November 28, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Kaskaskia College is pleased to announce that its Health Information Technology (HIT) program has received its official accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), the accrediting organization for degree-granting programs in health informatics and information management.
The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees met Monday, October 25, 2022, for its regular monthly meeting. Board members included Bill Hawley (Odin), Linda Stover (Centralia), Laura Wedekemper (Shattuc), Bryan Holthaus (Carlyle), Louis Kalert (Centralia), Jeff Brown (Greenville), Jim Beasley (Centralia), and Alyssa Lurkins (Student Trustee).
Kaskaskia College’s Department of Workforce Development and Community Education is offering 12 courses during November and December at the district’s education centers.
The Kaskaskia College Foundation will host a KC Royale-themed Winter Gala at the Aviston American Legion Hall in Aviston, Illinois, on December 10, 2022.
Kaskaskia College is pleased to announce that it will host an Enduring Freedom Veterans Day Remembrance Celebration on Wednesday, November 9, on the college’s main campus.
The Kaskaskia College Theatre Program is proud to present a fall production of “The Enchanted Bookshop,” free and open to the public in the Jane Knight Auditorium on the main KC campus.
The KC Art Program is hosting a new exhibition featuring the collection of various artworks throughout the years for each individual artist. The exhibit will run through October 31 in the Dr. Dee and Sue Boswell Art Gallery, which is free and open to the public from 8:00 a.m. -3:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Kaskaskia College, Centralia Chamber, and the City of Centralia host Celebrate Manufacturing Event; award business and industry awards
In honor of October being Illinois Manufacturing Month, Kaskaskia College partnered with The Greater Centralia Chamber of Commerce and the City of Centralia’s Industrial Commission for a “Celebrate Manufacturing Event” at the college’s Crisp Technology Center on October 6.