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Tax levy reduction, ECC remodel project top Board agenda

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors approved a budget estimate for 2018-2019, which includes a reduction in local property tax askings, when it met this week in Marshalltown. Kathy Pink, IVCCD Vice Chancellor of Finance/CFO, reviewed the FY19 budget estimate and explained variances from the FY18 estimated budget. One of the…

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Orpheum Theater report highlights Board meeting

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors heard about upcoming events and fundraising efforts for the Orpheum Theater Center when it met this week in Marshalltown. Bob Untiedt, Director of the Orpheum (which is owned and operated by IVCCD), reported that grant writing and fundraising by the non-profit Friends of the Orpheum…

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IACCT discusses legislative priorities

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors heard about statewide community college issues and legislative priorities when it met this week in Marshalltown. Rich Gaumer of Ottumwa, Chairman of the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees (IACCT), said the organization is highly focused on advocacy for Iowa’s 15 community colleges. IACCT is…

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College Board learns about TRIO program

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors heard from Ellsworth Community College TRIO Student Support Services staff and students when it met this week in Iowa Falls. ECC TRIO Director Molly Hippen and Coordinator Jessica VanHove told the Board about the basics of the TRIO program, which serves students who are first…

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Larry Johnson named IVCCD Board President

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors administered oaths of office to re-elected directors Delbert Kellogg of Marshalltown and Deb Jones of Clemons and newly-elected director Joanna Hofer of Toledo when it met this week. The Board then selected Larry Johnson of Iowa Falls as its new president and Paul Pohlson of…

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Board learns about “the trip of a lifetime”

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors heard about the May 2017 study trip to Germany and France when it met this month. ECC Social Sciences Faculty Joerg Rochlitzer introduced four students who participated in the trip, and two of them shared details and photos with the Board. Rochlitzer chaperoned and guided…

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Yvonne Mallory retires from IVCCD Board

Yvonne Mallory of Toledo chaired her final Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board meeting this week. She was elected to the IVCCD Board of Directors in 2000 and has served as Board President since 2015. She has also served as Iowa Valley’s representative to the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees (IACCT) Board of…

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IVCCD focuses on outreach to Hardin, Tama Counties

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors heard about outreach efforts with Hardin and Tama Counties when it met this month. Vice Chancellor of Iowa Valley Continuing Education (IVCE) Jacque Goodman and IVCE Employer Relations Supervisor Sandy Supianoski told the Board about the “Community Engagement: Building Relationships in Hardin and Tama Counties”…

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MHS to construct a shelter at MCC cross country course

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors approved an agreement for construction and maintenance of a 20’x24’ shelter to be located on the Marshalltown Community College campus near the cross country course when it met this month. The shelter will be funded, built and maintained by Marshalltown High School, which uses the…

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IVCCD Board approves FY18 tuition, room/board rates

The Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) Board of Directors approved 2017-18 tuition and housing/meal plan rates when it met this week in Grinnell. The Board approved increasing tuition by $5 per credit hour for Iowa residents, which is less than the average tuition increase of all other Iowa community colleges. For non-Iowa residents, the…

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IVCCD Board nomination papers due July 30