Category: News

Posted on: May 9, 2024 Posted by: Amanda Barrios Comments: 0

Scholarship deadline approaching fast!

Graphic by Gabriella Pawlikowska, Graphic Design Intern By Amanda Barrios, News Editor Trying to figure out how to pay for college can cause more stress than a student (or parent) needs during their education journey. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can alleviate some of that stress by providing financial aid to college students regardless of their income. By completing the FAFSA, students are considered for federal, state,…

Posted on: April 8, 2024 Posted by: Jermaine Logan Comments: 0

MSA celebrates Iftar dinner with record attendance

By Jermaine Logan, Staff Writer and Photographer Moraine Valley’s Muslim Student Alliance (MSA) recently made waves on campus by hosting an unforgettable Iftar event, drawing in over 100 students, and setting a new attendance record for the club. The evening was not only a celebration of unity and community but also served as a platform to raise awareness and support for various causes close to the hearts of the MSA…

Posted on: April 1, 2024 Posted by: Amanda Barrios Comments: 0

Student Trustee candidates debate, discuss why they should be elected to Board

Graphic by Gabriella Pawlikowska, Graphic Design Intern By Amands Barrios, News Editor On Wednesday, March 27, Stephanie DaCosta and Nicholas Ipema participated in a debate for the Student Trustee position which students will decide this week. Dean Kent Marshall moderated the debate, asking the questions below of each. The Glacier has provided a summation of the candidates’ responses to help students decide who they think should be the next Student…

Posted on: March 24, 2024 Posted by: Glacier Staff Comments: 0

Two students vie to be Moraine’s next Student Trustee

Press release from Student Life Student Trustee Debate Scheduled A Student Trustee Debate has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 27 from 1:00-2:00 in Building U, U-111. Come meet the candidates and learn more about why they believe they should be your Student Trustee. Your two candidates are listed below with their letters of introduction. More information will be provided in The Glacier the week of April 1. Stefanie DaCosta My…

Posted on: February 25, 2024 Posted by: Amalia Thompson Comments: 0

What Now? – The post-Trump political climate of the U.S

Graphic by Gabriella Pawlikowska By Amalia Thompson, Staff Writer As the primaries approach for the American people, and the campaign commercials start to air, we may be faced with the unnerving choice that none of us wants to make again: Trump or Biden. Either way voters are confronted with a devastating fate to democracy with either path, so therein lies the question of “Where do we go from here?” Professors…

Posted on: February 11, 2024 Posted by: Jakub Tilecky Comments: 0

Valentine’s for Vets event inspires creativity

By Jakub Tilecky, Staff Photographer Students from PTK and Christian Fellowship sponsored an event on Tuesday, Feb. 6 to create Valentines for Veterans. Carmen Tedeschi, President of Christian Fellowship reported that over the course of three hours, students, faculty and staff helped create 312 cards. The cards will be distributed to local veterans at Hines VA Hospital in Maywood. This post has been corrected with the number of cards created.…

Posted on: February 4, 2024 Posted by: Amanda Barrios Comments: 0

Cook County Clerk’s office offers election opportunity:paid training starts soon

Graphic by Cook County Clerk’s Office; adapted by Gabriella Pawlikowska, Graphic Design Intern By Amanda Barrios, Staff Writer Do you have a strong ambition to lend a helping hand? Do you exercise good organization and adapt well to transition? It sounds like you would be a great candidate for helping with Election Day! Moraine Valley Community College is joining the Cook County Clerk’s program. They are currently looking for college…

Posted on: December 14, 2023 Posted by: Amarsina Valipourkarimi Comments: 0

Lehner retires, Nagel and Battle fill VP positions

Photo courtesy of MVCC Marketing Department By Sina Valipourkarimi, News Editor In a momentous transition at Moraine Valley Community College, two accomplished deans have assumed their roles as Vice Presidents, promising fresh perspectives and expertise to steer the college’s academic direction. Dr. Ryen Nagle officially took on his position as VP of Academic Affairs on October 1, bringing with him a wealth of experience as the former Dean of Science,…