Student Leadership Council (SLC)
Student Leadership Council is an organization of students working for students and was formed to preserve and protect students' rights, interests and opinions. Student Leadership Council represents the student view to the administration, and assists students with issues and concerns. Participation provides an opportunity for motivated, responsible and dedicated people to supplement their education with leadership experience.
Student Leadership Council Office,
Student Service Center (SSC), Room 2214
Student Trustee: Omar Escamilla, (630) 942-2096
Co-Advisor: Stephanie Quirk, Student Services Center (SSC), Room 1217
Co-Advisor: Chuck Steele, Student Services Center (SSC), Room 1217
Website: Student Leadership Council websiteCourier
A weekly student newspaper with a circulation of 7,000, the Courier is a perennial winner in publication contests and offers students paid, on-the-job experience in writing, editing, photography, graphics and layout. Students may also enroll in Journalism 1110 for credit.
Editor-in-Chief: Jordin Gignac, Berg Instructional Center (BIC),
Co-Advisor/Business Manager: Christina Payton, Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3401
Website: Courier website
This national championship squad travels throughout the state and nation competing in various speaking, debate and oral interpretation events. Participation is open to anyone with a strong desire to improve communication skills.
Forensics Office, Student Service Center (SSC), Room 1216,
Advisor: Lauren Morgan, Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2615j
Phi Theta Kappa
International Honor Society for Two-Year Colleges
Phi Beta Chapter recognizes and encourages scholarship; provides opportunity for the development of leadership and service; and encourages an intellectual climate for the exchange of ideas, lively fellowship for scholars and stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence. Full membership requires students to meet specific academic standards. Letters of invitation are sent fall and spring semesters. Application can also be made by students even if no invitation is received.
Phi Theta Kappa office: Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2212
Co-Advisor: Shannon Hernandez, Student Services Center (SSC),
Co-Advisor: Steve Schroeder, Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2615t
Prairie Light Review
This humanities journal is published twice yearly, accepting submissions in poetry, fiction, non-fiction, photography and art from students, faculty, and residents of District 502. Students, who must enroll in English 2210, gain on-the-job experience producing a literary journal. Three executive editorial positions earn a small stipend.
Prairie Light Review Office: Student Services Center (SSC), Room 3251
Editor-in-chief: Allison Anderson, Student Services Center (SSC),
Advisor: Linda Elaine, Berg Instructional Center (BIC),
Alter Ego Productions
Through selecting and coordinating events for the campus, students learn valuable business, organizational and leadership skills. Members are also eligible to attend educational conferences. Some past events have included concerts, lectures and family programs.
Alter Ego Productions office, Student Services Center (SSC),
Advisor: Kristina Henderson, Student Services Center (SSC), Room 1217
Advisor: Jane Sarther, McAninch Arts Center, MAC 201e
Website: Alter Ego website
Office of Student Life
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 1217, (630) 942-2243
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