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Education

IVCC holds new student convocation

OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College will host its annual new student convocation from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday in the gymnasium.

New students are required to attend the convocation, which is designed as a welcome and orientation to IVCC. After the ceremony, students will participate in breakout sessions to discuss areas of concern, college expectations and support opportunities.

After the convocation, students will be invited to a new student picnic in the courtyard. The free picnic will include activities, intramural games, opportunities to win prizes and a chance to meet faculty and staff.

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