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RVC Professor Awarded Grant to Preserve Rockford Education Desegregation Stories

Dr. Mathew Oakes has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Grant for a two-year oral history, archival, and instructional project on the legal and community history of desegregation and education in Rockford. The $60,000 grant will fund his project, “Chronicles of Change: Archiving Stories of Desegregation in Rockford Public Schools, 1989-2002.”

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RVC's Commitment to Inclusion Through It's Accessibility Efforts

In today's diverse and evolving world, inclusivity isn't just a buzzword; it's a cornerstone of our college’s values. Rock Valley College (RVC) has made considerable strides to recommit to continuous improvements directly in line with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Rock Valley College Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Rock Valley College for its annual comprehensive financial report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2022.

RVC Testing Center Soars to New Heights

Each year, the Rock Valley College Testing Center administers thousands of tests. During the 2023 academic year, the staff delivered over 5,600 tests. Over 200 of those exams were three Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) computerized exams students needed to complete in order to obtain their Airframe and Powerplant licenses to perform maintenance on aircraft.

How To Prepare For A Successful Job Interview

Did you know only 20% of job applicants make it to the interview round? Preparing for an interview in advance can help you ace the interview and secure a job offer. RVC’s Career Services Team recommends several steps before (and after) the interview to ensure that you make a terrific impression on your potential employer.

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