For Immediate Release:
January 8, 2013
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
Warrenton, VA – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) Fauquier Campus will celebrate Martin Luther King Day on Monday, January 21st at 5:30 p.m. in the Rose Loeb Center. The event will feature guest speaker Alonzo Batson and entertainment from Reverend Montgomery and the Martin Luther King Jr. Choir. The theme for this year’s event is “United We Stand, Together We Can.” Refreshments will follow the program.
LFCC’s Fauquier Campus conducts the MLK Day events each year. Felecia George, Student Activities Specialist, is coordinating this year’s activities.
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.