Category Archives: News

Archived news releases from Lord Fairfax Community College. For all media inquiries, please contact LFCC’s Public Relations Specialist.

Lord Fairfax Community College Selected as Member of the Competency-Based Education Network

Posted on February 16th, 2015

An announcement on February 10, 2015 made it official that Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) had been selected as a member of the Competency-Based Education Network(C-BEN). C-BEN is a group of colleges and universities working together to address shared challenges to designing, developing, and scaling competency-based degree programs.  Dr. John Milam, LFCC’s Professor and Executive Director of […]

LFCC Forensics Team Places 1st at Wilkes University Tournament

Posted on February 11th, 2015

On February 6-7, 2015 Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) Forensics students participated in a speech/debate tournament at Wilkes University in Wilkes Barre, PA. LFCC placed first out of the six colleges attending.   This list below depicts awards won by the students: * Parliamentary Debate Speaker 1st – John Riggs * Parliamentary Debate 4th – Sunny Moore and Bekah Pennington: […]

LFCC Student, Clinton Carlson, Visits General Assembly

Posted on February 10th, 2015

On January 28, 2015, Clinton Carlson, visited with members of the General Assembly in Richmond, VA as a student representative of Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC).   He met one-on-one with Delegate Todd Gilbert and Senator Mark Obenshain.  Carlson introduced himself to Virginia’s Secretary of Education, Anne Holton, and thanked her for the support she […]

Members of LFCC’s Forensics Team Compete in Montreal

Posted on February 4th, 2015

As LFCC’s (Lord Fairfax Community College) Forensics program celebrates its 20th Anniversary, so too, does it celebrate a superb outcome at a recent competition in Montreal, Canada.  Members from LFCC’s group travelled with Bloomsburg University’s team to compete in the Collegiate Forensics Association’s Tournament on January 23-24, 2015.   LFCC team members performed well, and had time to […]

LFCC History Professor author’s Tenth Book

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

Assistant Professor of History at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC), Jonathan Noyalas, has authored a new book: “We Learned That We are Indivisible;” Sesquicentennial Reflections on the Civil War Era in the Shenandoah Valley. The book is a collection of essays, co-edited with historian Nancy Sorrells, which examine various dimensions of the Shenandoah Valley’s Civil […]

LFCC Student Selected as NASA Community College Aerospace Scholar

Posted on January 28th, 2015

Warrenton, Va. “I am an explorer, an adventurer, a stargazer. When I think about the future and what I hope to accomplish, it’s not just one thing. I aspire to be an astronaut, to study particles at the Large Hadron Collider. I want to compose music and build things…” wrote Jackie Bertone in her application […]

LFCC Holds Super Saturday Event on College Financial Assistance

Posted on January 22nd, 2015

Do you need financial assistance in order to attend college? Join other college-bound students and their parents at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) for Super Saturday. Offered for the tenth year in the Shenandoah Valley, Super Saturday is sponsored by the Virginia Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators and hosted at LFCC’s Middletown Campus. The event […]

LFCC Offering Pre-Funeral Services Program

Posted on January 19th, 2015

Informational session about program being offered on January 29, 2015 Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is now offering a Career Studies Certificate in Health Science with a focus on Funeral Services. This course of study is the first step in preparing students for a Funeral Services degree. LFCC is offering this certificate, which can be […]

Martin Luther King Day Celebration at LFCC

Posted on January 14th, 2015

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will celebrate Martin Luther King Day on Monday, January 19th, at both the Middletown and Warrenton, Virginia campuses.  The event is open to the general public, at no charge, and light refreshments will be served after each presentation. Each campus will announce the winner of the “Walking King’s Talk Award” […]

LFCC Workforce Solutions Holds Open House

Posted on January 13th, 2015

2015 is a new year and there is no better time to position yourself and your organization for success. Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions (LFCCWS) has a number of courses and program offerings this month that can jump start your leadership skills, provide a basis in computer business applications, encourage your child’s imagination, or […]