Lord Fairfax Community College Plans Alumni Reunion Reception

For Immediate Release:
September 15, 2006

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will host an alumni reunion reception on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event will take place in the William H. McCoy Special Events Center, located inside the Alson H. Smith Jr. Technology Center on the Middletown Campus, located at 173 Skirmisher Lane in Middletown.

In addition to reconnecting with friends and former instructors, attendees will enjoy live music, hors d’oeuves and desserts from local area restaurants, door prize drawings and the announcement of the 2006 LFCC Distinguished Alumnus Award. All LFCC alumni planning to attend need to RSVP by Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006, online at http://www.lfcc.edu/Alumni/alumni_reception2006_rsvp.html or via telephone at (540) 868-4091.

Approximately 200 individuals attended the inaugural LFCC alumni reunion reception last year. Among attendees last year were alumni; retired faculty; current faculty; the founding president of LFCC, William McCoy; and the current president, John J. “Ski” Sygielski.

For more information about the event, interested individuals may contact Tammy Haire at thaire@lfcc.edu or visit the alumni Web page at http://www.lfcc.edu/Alumni/Index.shtm.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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