LFCC Plans Events to Show Support for Virginia Tech

For Immediate Release:
April 19, 2007

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
[email protected]
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN and WARRENTON, Va. – In support of Virginia Tech and in remembrance of those who lost their lives, Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is holding a candlelight vigil and participating in "Orange and Maroon Effect" day. The community is invited to attend the vigils and participate with LFCC in "Orange and Maroon Effect" day.

Details are as follows:
What: Candlelight Vigil
When: Thursday, April 19, 2007, at 9 p.m.
Where: Fauquier Campus, Loeb Center, 6480 College Street, Warrenton, VA 20187

What: Candlelight Vigil
When: Thursday, April 19, 2007, at 9 p.m.
Where: Middletown Campus, Welcome Center / Library Atrium, 173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown, VA 22645

What: “Orange and Maroon Effect” Day
When: Friday, April 20, 2007


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.