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

Events on the Middletown Campus this Weekend: Governor’s Scholars Awards Ceremony and Interdisciplinary Health Care Simulation

Posted on April 22nd, 2016

  Governor’s Scholars Awards Ceremony at LFCC   On Sunday, April 24, 2016, Governor’s Scholars will receive a Governor’s Medallion at the Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) Awards Ceremony.  They will also be recognized at both their high school and LFCC graduations.  The celebration takes place from 1:30 pm-3:30 pm in the Corron Building at […]

Kirk Receives LFCC’s 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award

Posted on April 20th, 2016

Thomas Kirk of Fauquier County is the recipient of Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award.  He will receive the award on Friday, April 22, at the President’s Appreciation Luncheon in Middletown, VA. Kirk grew up in Hastings, Pennsylvania. At the age of 17, he enlisted
in the U.S. Navy. After 20 years of […]

LFCC Professor Wins Susan S. Wood Professorship for Teaching Excellence

Posted on April 18th, 2016

Dr. Brent Kendrick, Lord Fairfax Community College English Professor, is the recipient of the Susan S. Wood Professorship for Teaching Excellence Award.  He was presented with the honor and a gift of $3,000 at the Virginia Community College System’s (VCCS), New Horizons Awards Banquet in Roanoke, Virginia on April 14.   The award was created by the […]

Dental Hygiene Program at LFCC

Posted on April 13th, 2016

 Middletown, VA.  Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC), in a joint venture with Virginia Western Community College, offers a five semester Associate Degree of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene.   About 18 students are selected every two years for the program.  Dawn Southerly, Coordinator of Dental Hygiene for the college says, “Students that are selected for the […]

LFCC Professors, Ann and Rob Simpson, Win Outdoor Writers Competitions

Posted on April 12th, 2016

Both Virginia and Mason-Dixon Outdoor Writers Associations announced that Ann and Rob Simpson of Stephens City, Virginia, were recognized as award recipients for 2016. The annual awards ceremonies recognized and honored the best work of outdoor communicators in writing, photography and electronic media. 2016 Awards won by the couple: Virginia Outdoor Writers Association (VOWA)   […]

LFCC Holds 2016 Commencement Exercises

Posted on April 11th, 2016

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will hold its 45th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. The commencement will take place in the gymnasium of Skyline High School in Front Royal, VA. The College will celebrate approximately 1,000 students, graduating with a degree or certification, at its commencement. Prior to Ceremony, LFCC […]

Spring Show at LFCC: Celebrating 35 Years of Community Entertainment

Posted on April 8th, 2016

Lord Fairfax Community College will hold its 35th Spring Show with performances on Saturday, April 16, and Sunday, April 17 at the College’s Middletown Campus. There are two performances in the McCoy Theatre on both days: 4/16 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., and 4/17 at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. The show includes music, […]

Emily Marlow Beck is the 2016 Chair of the LFCC Educational Foundation Board of Directors: Nancie Snead Williams and Charles “Chuck” McWilliams Also Join the LFCC Foundation Board

Posted on March 31st, 2016

Emily Marlow Beck is the President of Front-Royal based Marlow Automotive Group, which includes dealerships in Front Royal, Winchester, and Luray, Virginia. Beck has been a member of the LFCC Foundation board of directors since 2013. She also serves on the board of directors for First Bank and the Virginia Automobile Dealers Association and is […]

Virginia General Assembly Approves Funding for a New Science and Health Professions Building at the Fauquier Campus

Posted on March 21st, 2016

On Friday, March 11, a $2.1 billion bond agreement adopted by the Virginia General Assembly includes construction funding for a new academic building at LFCC’s Fauquier Campus.     The 40,000-square-foot building will focus on STEM-H disciplines (science, technology, engineering, math, and health professions). The estimated cost of construction is $17 million.   Last fall, Governor […]