Monthly Archives: November 2012

IVCC graphic design team earns national recognition –

IVCC graphic design team earns national recognition –


National Engineering Education Poster Contest

Congratulations to Helen Krieger, Michelle Anderson, Teresa Gleason and Joe Stohr. They are four out of nine finalists for their poster design theme, “Women in STEM”. Michelle is also a finalist for her work on the theme, “Grand Challenges in Engineering”. The results will be in next week and will be posted here.

And the winners are…Joe Stohr, Honorable Mention; Teresa Gleason, two 3rd places; Michelle Anderson, two Honorable Mentions; Helen Krieger, finalist.

Small Business Development Center Awards

On October 25, 2012, The Illinois Small Business Development Center at IVCC hosted the Breakfast of Champions to honor outstanding achievements in small business development in the Illinois Valley Area.

Two of our very own Graphic Design instructors were awarded Advocates of the Year!

Francie Skoflanc, for her contributions to the IVCC Graphic Design Technology Department.

Ted Parisot, of Informé, who is also a Photoshop instructor here in the IVCC GDT Department.

Graphic design student Helen Krieger designed the large IVCC banner shown in the video. Student Teresa Gleason was the designer of the fantastic cereal box centerpieces. Student Michelle Anderson created the video below.