A BIG Timeline of Illinois History! @Illinois200 #IllinoisProud

This year is Illinois’ 200th birthday and, oh what a history it has been! DuSable, Joseph Smith, Abe Lincoln, the Chicago fire, labor riots, the blues, protests, Barack Obama, and much, much more. Illinois history has impacted national and global events!

You will NOT want to miss this amazing Timeline of Illinois History created by our librarians with the help of the MVCC History Faculty.

Special Illinois Bicentennial Events (podcast)

We are excited to be part of Illinois’ bicentennial celebration. This discussion with Jessica Crotty, MVCC’s Bicentennial Event Planning Committee, outlines the special events coming in the fall semester.

Special Illinois Bicentennial Events

The audio of this discussion is available below: