Becky Fletcher Social Media InternBecky Fletcher is a GLT social media and online writing intern, as well as a student at Illinois State University's School of Communication. Ways to Connectemail New HCC President Addresses Higher Ed Funding Concerns By Becky Fletcher & Charlie Schlenker • May 2, 2018 Charlie Schlenker / WGLT Incoming Heartland Community Community President Keith Cornille on Tuesday signaled an optimistic view of state funding for higher education, even as he suggested a need for “more creative” local partnerships. ISU Grad Students To Present Findings On Developing Pre-Education Services By Becky Fletcher & Charlie Schlenker • Apr 30, 2018 Charlie Schlenker / WGLT School districts are showing interest in children's cognitive development before age 5. ISU Speaker Looks Back At History Of Human Rights By Becky Fletcher & Charlie Schlenker • Apr 25, 2018 Alvaro Barrientos / AP From recent airstrikes on Syria to President Trump’s immigration policies, human rights issues are a constant in today's headlines. New Video Targets Victim-Blaming After Sexual Assaults By Ryan Denham & Becky Fletcher • Apr 4, 2018 Carleigh Gray / WGLT Normal Police and McLean County prosecutors are teaming up to send a clear message: Stop blaming victims of sexual assault. Heartland Students Plan Walk For Sexual Assault Awareness Month By Becky Fletcher • Apr 4, 2018 Facebook / YWCA McLean County April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Heartland Community College’s Council on Family Relations is holding its second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes to encourage discussion on the issue. Mayor Renner To Host MLK-Themed Open House By Becky Fletcher • Apr 2, 2018 Charles Kelly / AP Wednesday marks the 50-year anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. Bloomington-Normal Libraries Put Cards In The Hands of Students By Becky Fletcher • Mar 12, 2018 Libraries have been a staple for knowledge for thousands of years, but in Bloomington-Normal some schoolchildren have yet to take that first step—their very own library card. Fairbury Agriculture Camp Wins Illinois Stewardship Alliance Award By Becky Fletcher • Mar 9, 2018 Erin Meyers / Illinois Stewardship Alliance There is a lot more to Illinois farming than corn and soybeans. Every day, farmers are finding new ways to innovate their techniques. GameStop Executive Among Finalists In Heartland Presidential Search By Becky Fletcher • Feb 28, 2018 Heartland Community College Heartland Community College has announced the third candidate for its presidential search. YWCA, Immigration Project Team Up For Valentine's Day Consultations By Becky Fletcher • Feb 12, 2018 Matt Rourke / AP Valentine’s Day, primarily recognized as a day of love and appreciation, takes on a new meaning for couples living in fear of possible deportation. After Rauner's Address, How Much Bipartisanship Is Possible In Election Year? By Charlie Schlenker, Sean Crawford, Ryan Denham & Becky Fletcher • Feb 1, 2018 Seth Perlman / AP Gov. Bruce Rauner says bipartisanship is needed to move the state forward. But a lack of trust in the shadow of an election year and the governor's own remarks make that less likely to happen. Q&A: New Manager On BCPA's Strengths, Arts Funding, and Niche Shows By Mike McCurdy & Becky Fletcher • Jan 29, 2018 artsblooming.org The Bloomington Center of Performing Arts has been without a permanent manager since March 2017. But that will soon change.