Category Archives: News

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

Students Experience a Day with an Engineer

Posted on March 26th, 2015

WINCHESTER, Va. – Nearly 100 students from eight area high schools took a day away from their usual studies to learn about engineering career fields March 21 at Lord Fairfax Community College’s Middletown Campus.   During the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Middle East District’s annual Day with an Engineer, high school students interacted with […]

LFCC Alumna Graduating from UVA in May

Posted on March 26th, 2015

“The idea of not living at home with my seizure disorder wasn’t appealing to me,” said Amanda Abbott, during her senior year in high school as she was searching for the next academic step in life. As a graduating senior at Fauquier High School in 2010, she knew she wanted more.   Her parents suggested she […]

Michael Haynes Named 2015 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Bronze Scholar

Posted on March 19th, 2015

Michael Haynes, a student at Lord Fairfax Community College, has been named a 2015 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Bronze Scholar. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation sponsors the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team program by recognizing 50 Gold, 50 Silver and 50 Bronze Scholars, and providing nearly $200,000 in scholarships annually. Each Bronze Scholar receives a […]

LFCC Wits for Wellness 5K Run/Walk (This year featuring Kids Fun Run)

Posted on March 19th, 2015

 Saturday, April 25, 2015 Kids 1 Mile Fun Run starts at 8:30 a.m. 5K starts at 9 a.m. Race Locations: 173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown, VA 22645 5K Run / Walk Entry Fees: Early registration (by March 31): $15 LFCC students, faculty staff, $20 community members (guaranteed T-shirt). Late/Race day registration: $20 LFCC students, faculty, staff, […]

Reverse Transfer Helps Students Advance

Posted on March 17th, 2015

New agreements with James Madison University will offer select Blue Ridge Community College and Lord Fairfax Community College students a new path to completion of their associate degrees and a boost to completing their baccalaureate programs of study.   Reverse transfer agreements negotiated with the two local community colleges will allow certain courses taken at […]

Spring Show at LFCC

Posted on March 12th, 2015

 Lord Fairfax Community College will hold its Spring Show with performances on Saturday, April 18, and Sunday, April 19 at the College’s Middletown Campus. There are two performances in the McCoy Theatre on both days: 4/18 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., and 4/19 at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. The show includes music, dance, […]

LFCC Holds Healthcare Professions Job Fair and Continuing Education Event

Posted on March 10th, 2015

Lord Fairfax Community College is hosting its second annual Focus on Healthcare Professions Job Fair and Continuing Education Event on Thursday, April 9, 2015 in the Corron Community Development Center on the Middletown Campus from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The College will host multiple vendors made up of employers hiring in healthcare fields and schools with […]

Global Awareness Day at LFCC

Posted on March 9th, 2015

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is hosting a Global Awareness Day event on March 16, 2015 from 10:00 a.m-4:30 p.m. at the Middletown campus.  The event will celebrate people, history, and culture around the world. This year, LFCC has 148 international students representing 55 countries. Many of those students will participate and present throughout the […]

LFCC Workforce Solutions WELCOMES DISNEY INSTITUTE TO Middletown

Posted on March 3rd, 2015

Middletown, Virginia– Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, Disney’s Approach to Creativity & Innovation, to Middletown on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Sponsored by Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions, the one-day event will help area professionals discover how personal creativity can foster organizational innovation and identify the ways that their organization can […]

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 […]