LLC
LLC
menu
For the Media - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois
Welcome to LLC!

Back to the Media Room

Lake Land College honors TRiO students at Recognition Banquet

May 27, 2014
 
 
Lake Land College recently recognized and honored students in the TRiO Student Support Services program at its annual Recognition Banquet. 
 
At the banquet, TRiO students graduating with an associate degree were honored in addition to TRiO students with outstanding cumulative and semester GPAs. TRiO student ambassadors were also recognized.
 
Under the direction of Marko Mohlenhoff, TRiO Student Support Services is a federally funded outreach program at the college that serves and assists low-income individuals, first-generation college students and individuals with disabilities to progress through the academic pipeline.
 
“Being a TRiO student means having resources that other students do not,” said Josh Bullock, Lake Land College president. “By choosing education you are making the right choice.”
 
Students graduating from the college this semester with an associate degree who participated in the TRiO program include: Brandon Amos, Charleston; Heather Began, Altamont; Rachel Buckley, Chalreston; Georgeanna Callow, Mattoon; Ryan Camp, Kansas; Aaron Crawford, Raymond; Christopher Eheart, Greenup; Valerie Greuel, Mattoon; Olivia Kuhl, Dieterich; Dustin Mason, Charleston; Tisha Niebrugge, Effingham; Megan O’Brien, Charleston; Kenneth Phillips, Mattoon; Jeffrey Robison, Charleston; Blake Shuemaker, Windsor; Emmanuel Smith, Mattoon; Brian Stout, Casey; Gary Trepanier, Mattoon; Derek Warren, Edgewood; and Taleasha Williams, Murphysboro.
 
TRiO student ambassadors recognized at the banquet were: Hollie Austin, Brocton; Heather Began, Altamont; Georgeanna Callow, Mattoon; Chelsy Lorance, Lerna; and Brenda Scott, Greenup. 
 
“We’re very proud of all of our students in the TRiO program,” said Mohlenhoff. “I would also like to acknowledge the TRiO staff who helps make the program so successful at Lake Land.”
 
TRiO staff includes: Victoria Zeter, advising counselor; Amory Porter, learning skills specialist; and Braddi Reed, administrative assistant.
 
To learn more about TRiO Student Support Services, visit www.lakeland.cc.il.us/TRiOsupportservices.
 
 


Media Contacts

Jennifer Forneris
Media Specialist
217-234-5408
jforneris@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12

Kelly Allee
Director of Communications and Creative Services
217-234-5215
kallee@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 11

Paula Rosine
Graphic Designer
217-234-5265
prosine@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12

Megan Nelson
Assistant to the Director of Communications and Creative Services
217-234-5233
mnelson@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12

Jenny Osborn
Graphic Specialist
217-234-5233
jkovacik@lakeland.cc.il.us
Office: Bookstore - 12




News Releases

10/30/14
New BNA certificate program accelerates healthcare career for Lake Land College students

10/30/14
Lake Land College students place at Broadcasters Association Silver Dome Awards

11/05/14
Lake Land College Adult Ed offers BNA class in Pana

11/05/14
Lake Land College dental hygiene clinic offers affordable oral healthcare

11/05/14
Lake Land College Community Choir to host free concert

11/06/14
Lake Land College offers continuing education opportunity for cosmetologists and nail technicians

11/10/14
Lake Land College computer aided design students create virtually reality

11/11/14
Renowned genetics educator to speak at Lake Land College

11/12/14
Lake Land College Future Educators Club to host children’s workshop

11/12/14
Lake Land College announces instructions for closings and cancellations

11/12/14
Lake Land College receives grant for updated technology in dental clinic

11/13/14
Prospective students invited to Laker Visit Day

11/13/14
Lake Land College receives Growing Ag Science Teachers grant

11/13/14
Lake Land College’s Phi Theta Kappa to host pet adopt-a-thon and supply drive

11/18/14
Lake Land College’s Adult Ed offers free computer classes in Effingham, Marshall, Mattoon

11/24/14
Lake Land College announces dates for submitting trustee election petitions and objections

11/24/14
Lake Land College graduates can expect total lifetime earnings gain of half a million dollars

11/24/14
Lake Land College hosts One Stop Registration Open Houses throughout district for spring registration

11/24/14
Lake Land College Broadcasting Club donates to local charities

Give a Gift
Supporting our Veterans
No Smoking
Higher Learning Commission 
    Mark of Affiliation