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

Paul Watson, Lamp staff

April 8, 2019

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

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 ...

New building approved; Ag hopes to double program

Olivia Hoots, Lamp staff

March 30, 2019

The Ag program plans to break ground on a new $7.5 million building this summer. It hopes to see twice as many agriculture students attending LLCC with the changes under way.  On Wednesday, Feb. 27, the board of trustees approved the sale o...

African American vendors provide products and inspiration

Sage Gass, Lamp staff

March 22, 2019

From clothing, jewelry, live entertainment, haircuts, food and more -- everyone attending LLCC was invited to interact and learn more about the culture, lifestyle and business practices of local black business owners at Africa...

Lincoln Land ponders ‘a day without black people’

Regina Ivy, Assistant Editor

February 28, 2019

Lincoln Land Community College celebrated Black History Month all February, and on Monday, Feb. 25, students were asked the question "what if the world went a day without the inventions and contributions of African American pe...

LLCC celebrates Black History Month with Ebony Dance

Regina Ivy, Assistant Editor

February 25, 2019

                The African American History Committee, partnered with the Open Door Mentorship Program, worked hard to put together the Black History Month Ebony Dance. The dance to...

Hoffman supports preparing students for the worst

Annie Staley, Lamp staff

February 24, 2019

Beth Hoffman thinks it's important to take a day out of class each semester to prepare students for the worst possible situation. The speech communication professor has all of her classes participate in the college's active-shooter...

Livestock judging team earns recognition all year round

Olivia Hoots, Lamp staff

February 23, 2019

Pay attention LLCC students! There are nationally-recognized students walking the hallways with you. These students are members of the school’s Livestock Judging Team coached by Agriculture Professor Craig Beckmier. Clayton Sch...

LLCC throws back for historic African music

Madison Mings, Lamp staff

February 22, 2019

SPRINGFIELD— LLCC went back in time with music for throwback Thursday, Feb. 14, in the A.Lincoln Commons. The Evolution of Music/Throwback Thursday was an event co-sponsored by the African-American History Month Committee...

Lincoln historian shares about music

Karl Densmore, Lamp staff

February 21, 2019

Some aspects of the Civil War are hard to grasp through textbook passages and staged black and white photos. Music is one of these aspects. On Feb. 12, Music in the Civil War was the topic of the 11th annual Lincoln Lecture,...

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