Mt. Vernon Register-News

April 25, 2013

RLC auctions rain barrels


The Register-News

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Rain barrels designed by art professor Therese Melena were auctioned Monday and Tuesday as part of Earth Week education by the Rend Lake College Greening the Campus Committee. The winners were announced Tuesday afternoon. Instructor Rob Little won the flower barrel, student Joelle Keener of Benton won the tiger barrel and student Daniel Arcuri of Ina won the peace sign design. RLC Sustainability Coordinator Greg Hollmann, right, participated in the event. Activities to promote environmental sustainability will continue throughout the week on the Ina campus.