Representatives of the college community officially rededicated Moraine Valley?s newly remodeled library. The college is very proud of this welcoming learning environment.
Cake and refreshments were only part of the celebration.
Here Dean Sylvia Jenkins recognizes Rick Brennan, facilities director, for his leadership and cooperation during the project. Dean Jenkins and President Crawley took time to recognize all of the individuals who made the new library a reality.
Representatives from the college board of trustees, the Illinois Community College Board, the League for Innovation in the Community College, the Network of Illinois Learning Resources in Community Colleges, Dominican University’s Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Green Hills Public Library, Palos Heights Public Library, and Justice Public Library joined students, faculty and staff for the event.
Moraine Valley Board of Trustees Chair, Sandra S. Wagner presents Illinois State Senator Ed Maloney with a plaque for his contiuned suport of Moraine Valley in Springfield. A portion of the funding that supported the remodeling came from state grants.
(From left to right)Barb Rys, Nancy Hessler, Chairperson Wagner, President Crawley, Senator Maloney, Dean Jenkins, and ICCB Representative John Donahue cut the ribbon to officially dedicate the new library!
Current library staff Jayne Killackey and Doreen O’Brien enjoy the new space with retired staff members Mary McCarthy and June Murray.