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RVC competes in NJCAA Division III in men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, golf, baseball, softball, men's and women's tennis, and men's and women's soccer. Not to brag, but we're pretty good at it. Our teams have won 11 national championships and we have had more than 130 All-Americans.
Posted: Monday, September 10, 2012
Media Contact: Nancy Chamberlain, 815-921-4517
The Board of Trustees Human Resources Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 in room 1309 of the Support Services Building on the main campus. The Board will Call to Order and Adjourn to Closed Session and then reconvene to open session.
Dated this 10th day of September 2012.
Michael P. Dunn, Jr.
Board of Trustees
Rock Valley College Board of Trustees
Community College District No. 511
September 12, 2012
Human Resources Committee Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
Support Services Building, Room 1309
A. Call to Order
B. Roll Call
C. Approval of August 30, 2012 Minutes
D. Communications and Petitions
E. Adjourn to Closed Session to discuss pending litigation, hiring and retention of specific employees, collective bargaining matters, and Closed Session contractual matters. Following Closed Session, the Board may take action regarding employee hiring and retention.
F. Reconvene open session
G. Action items as a result of closed session discussion
H. Discussion Topics
a. Board Bylaws
I. Date of Next Regular Meeting: September 25, 2012, 5:15 p.m. Study Session in Woodward Technology Center (WTC) 141/142; Budget Hearing at 6:00 p.m. in WTC 117/119/121; Regular meeting at 6:00 p.m. in WTC 117/119/121.
Michael P. Dunn, Jr., Board Chair