LFCC Receives Awards at Annual Virginia Community Colleges Association Convention

For Immediate Release:
October 17, 2006

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

MIDDLETOWN , Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) recently received four awards in the 2006 Virginia Community Colleges Association (VCCA) Excellence in Communications Competition. The awards were presented to the College at the 24 th annual VCCA convention in Williamsburg, Va., earlier this month.

The competition was open to VCCA members of the 23 colleges in the Virginia Community College System. This resulted in the submission of 191 communication pieces entered in 15 different categories. Following are the winning entries and categories for LFCC:

Award Category

LFCC Item Submitted

Award Presented

LFCC Employee(s) Honored with Awards

Flyers, Posters and Display Boards

LFCC inspirational poster series

 

Honorable Mention

  • Kalie Kelch
    public relations specialist
  • Aaron Riddle
    graphic designer
  • Judy Rinker
    executive assistant to the president

Nifty and Thrifty

LFCC African-American student recruitment brochure

 

Honorable Mention

  • Kalie Kelch
    public relations specialist
  • Aaron Riddle
    graphic designer

Web Sites

LFCC intranet

 

Honorable Mention

  • Aaron Riddle
    graphic designer

Wild Card

Crisis communication plan

 

Second Place

  • Kalie Kelch
    public relations specialist

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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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