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A Hollywood Beginning

A Hollywood Beginning


Posted on Aug 23, 2016

What do George Lucas, Judd Apatow, Doug Liman, Bryan Singer, and Jason Reitman all have in common? Besides being wildly successful filmmakers, each of them studied at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts.

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My Story: Sam Jaspers

My Story: Sam Jaspers


Posted on Jul 26, 2016

RVC truly changed my life. Before my freshman year began, I vowed to myself that I would not try to make any friends. I continually told myself that there was no point to make friends at a two year college, and for a while I believed myself.

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Capstone Projects Plugging Along

Capstone Projects Plugging Along


Posted on Jun 17, 2016

Rock Valley College engineering students had a busy semester working on their Capstone Projects and RVC student Daniel just recently got to see his project come to life on main campus.

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My Story: Greg King

My Story: Greg King


Posted on Jun 3, 2016

When I started at rock Valley College in the summer of 2013, I was returning to school after 20 years and I had doubts regarding my abilities. However, I adapted back into the classroom setting quite well and there were a couple of defining moments that still stand out.

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Heavy Metal

Heavy Metal


Posted on May 27, 2016

The wildly popular Rockford rock band, Miles Nielsen and the Rusted Hearts, premiered their new video for the song “Heavy Metal” on May 25, 2016.

The video was directed by Rock Valley College Mass Com student Melissa Revels. We caught up with Melissa to talk about her experience.

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Share Your RVC Story!

Share Your RVC Story!


Posted on May 25, 2016

Rock Valley College recently graduated 1,290 students this spring, and we have heard some amazing stories during the process. Has Rock Valley College touched YOUR life in some way? We want to hear about it. We would love for your story to be shared with others on our blog, website, and social media.

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Graduate Spotlight: Matilyn Bindl

Graduate Spotlight: Matilyn Bindl


Posted on May 14, 2016

Call her the Benjamin Button of graduations.

On Friday night, Matilyn Bindl walked the stage at Rock Valley College to receive her Associate Degree. On Saturday she returned to RVC to cross the stage again- this time to receive her high school diploma from Belvidere North.

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