McLean County Update: December 2019

2019 was a busy year in McLean County. They piloted Becoming BN for summer interns, grad students, and recent college graduates to learn more about the opportunities Bloomington-Normal has to offer, they developed the Education to Employer Summit in Spring and Fall, launched the Essential Workplace Skills in partnership with Heartland Community College, and continued their work with the College and Career Pathways Endorsement efforts.

More Updates

ICC Awarded Good Jobs Challenge Grant

Illinois Central College, Bradley University, and Eureka College, along with 40 community partners, will receive once-in-a-generation funding of nearly $15 million to develop 1,000 skilled IT employees over the next three years.

East St. Louis Celebrates Class of 2022

East St. Louis HS’s Class of 2022 has has earned a combined total of over $29 million in scholarships and two graduates also earned their associate degrees while in high school.