For Immediate Release:
November 29, 2011
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will host a regional Forensics Tournament at the Middletown Campus on December 2nd and 3rd. As part of the Mid-Atlantic region, LFCC will be joined by Alderson-Broaddus College, Fayetteville State, Hampton University, Randolph-Macon College, and WVU-Parkersburg (additional schools are expected to register by the Wednesday deadline). The tournament begins at 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2nd and ends with an awards ceremony at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3rd.
According to LFCC’s Forensics Team’s coach, Andrea Ludwick, “This is a chance for LFCC to return the hospitality of the other schools who have hosted tournaments over the years. We are also very excited to give our community the opportunity to see the team in competition.”
Competition events include debate, extemporaneous speaking, poetry, prose, impromptu sales, impromptu speaking, dramatic duo, informative speaking, persuasive speaking, after dinner speaking, and single dramatic interpretation. For more information on the events and a detailed schedule, contact Prof. Andrea Ludwick, (540) 868-7194 or [email protected] .
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.