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The year is 1976, now click on the day in the timeline below.


The day is Wednesday, September 8 in the year 1976.

25,000th student enrolls at LLC (September 8, 1976): An Effingham High School graduate with a medical technology major, Julie Barton became LLC’s 25,000 student to enroll at the school. President Dr. Webb presented her with a plaque while she was in the registration line. Overall, the college enrolled 3,980 students, with the most notable increase of classes in the vocational-technical programs.


Julie Barton with Dr. Robert Webb


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