Club provides opportunities for scholarships, more

Sam Lipp, Lamp staff

May 9, 2019

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Lincoln Land has many different organizations and clubs that students can join on campus, but none may be as prestigious as Phi Theta Kappa, also known as PTK. “PTK was a great way to get involved at LLCC,” said Catherine...

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May 8, 2019

Freshman wins writing contest

Rosanna Cravens, Lamp staff

May 7, 2019

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Ashley Berry, a freshman studying chemistry, is moving on as a statewide finalist with her original work on “How community college changed my life.” The Paul Simon Student Essay Contest is an annual writing competition...

GSA Speak out event

Madison Mings, Lamp staff

May 3, 2019

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SPRINGFIELD— The Gay Straight alliance held its annual SpeakOUT on April 8 and 9 having a two-day SpeakOUT for students and faculty. SpeakOUT is an event held by the GSA where they share their coming out stories and information...

College moves to using high school GPA for placement

Meredith Howard, Editor-in-Chief

May 2, 2019

Filed under Campus News, Showcase

Lincoln Land will make the Accuplacer placement exam optional and use high school GPA for course placement instead. This change will affect students who enter the school in the fall 2019 and later. “What national studies ha...

Psych Club event

Madison Mings, Lamp staff

April 23, 2019

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SPRINGFIELD—The Psych Club held an event in the R.H Stephens on Wednesday April 17 and the Gay-Straight alliance partnered with the club for this event. The event was about mental health and college students. Natasha Trame,...

Students see benefits of smaller classes through summer classes

Sage Gass, Lamp staff

April 11, 2019

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When the humid heat of Illinois summer sets in, most students get a break from school -- but not all of them. Summer classes at Lincoln Land are planned to start in June, and registration is already open with filling up qui...

Lecture about political culture of Mexico to be held at UIS PAC building

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

April 8, 2019

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Cristina Tapia Muro will lecture 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Illinois at Springfield’s Public Affairs Center as part of the World Affairs Council of Central Illinois’ lecture series. Tapia’s lecture is titled...

Logger baseball fights for nationals qualification

Ryan Scott, Lamp staff

March 31, 2019

Filed under Campus News, Sports

There are high expectations this season for the Lincoln Land baseball team. The hope for the team is to get back to the National Championship in 2019, and stop a near two-decade drought since their last National Championship ...

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