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IVC Psi Beta Students Present at WPA Conference

June 05, 2022

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IVC’s Psi Beta Psychological Honors Society members attended the Western Psychological Association (WPA) Conference in Portland Oregon in the spring. Thirteen students presented independent research they conducted over the 2021-2022 school year. All of the students were accepted to present in their field’s general session, alongside professional research psychologists and graduate students.

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IVC Presents on Mental Health at CCLC Annual Trustees Meeting

June 02, 2022

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IVC Assistant Dean of Health, Wellness & Veterans Nancy Montgomery was asked by the CA State Chancellor’s office to present alongside the state Vice Chancellor of Student Services Rebecca Ruan-O’Shaughnessy on the topic of mental health in our community colleges. The presentation took place during the Community College League of California Trustees Conference.

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IVC Names Rick Miranda as New Vice President for Instruction

May 26, 2022

Vice President for Instruction Rick Miranda

Irvine Valley College (IVC) has named Rick Miranda as Vice President for Instruction. He will begin in his new role on July 11 pending board ratification. Rick replaces Dr. Chris McDonald who accepted the position of Vice-Chancellor of Educational and Technology Services for the South Orange County Community College District in March.

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Livestream IVC Commencement Ceremony

May 25, 2022

Commencement 2022

IVC's Commencement ceremony taking place on Thursday, May 26 at 5 pm will be livestreamed. If you're unable to attend in person, tune in starting at 4:45 pm.

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Congratulations IVC Classified Employee of the Year Dawn Pickering

May 25, 2022

Dawn Pickering

Congratulations to Senior Administrative Assistant Dawn Pickering, who has been named IVC’s 2021 Classified Employee of the Year.

Dawn has held key classified positions at Irvine Valley College for the past 10 years. Her professionalism and skills have benefited the entire college community in her roles with the EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs/Guardian Scholars department.

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First Things First: First-Gen College Student ‘Proud to Set an Example’

May 17, 2022

Lizette Perez

She’s the first, but she doesn’t expect to be the last.

As a first-generation college student, and non-native English speaker, Lizette Perez Flores is redefining her family’s legacy – and her own future – with her Irvine Valley College education.

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IVC Student Receives Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

May 13, 2022

Brittany Kester

IVC student Brittany Kester has been named a recipient of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. As a recipient of the award, she will receive up to $55,000 annually for up to three years to complete her bachelor's degree at the college or university of her choice.

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Professor Emily Liu Named OCDE Teacher of the Year Finalist

May 13, 2022

Emily Liu

IVC Professor Emily Liu has been named a Teacher of the Year finalist by the Orange County Office of Education (OCDE).

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IVC student Anna Nahm Named 2022 Guistwhite Scholar

May 09, 2022

Anna Nahm

IVC student Anna Nahm is one of 15 Phi Theta Kappa members selected as a 2022 Guistwhite Scholar and will receive a $5,000 scholarship for baccalaureate studies.

Winners were chosen from among 2,700 applicants nationwide, and their selection was based on academic excellence, leadership accomplishments, and engagement in Phi Theta Kappa programs. They will also receive a commemorative medallion.

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