Archived news releases from Lord Fairfax Community College. For all media inquiries, please contact LFCC’s Public Relations Specialist.

LFCC presenting “Women in Jeopardy” Nov. 16 and 17

Posted on October 31st, 2018

The title of Lord Fairfax Community College’s fall play may be “Women in Jeopardy,” but the only danger audience members will face is laughing so hard they miss the next lines. This year’s show is 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17 in the McCoy Theatre. Billed as […]

“The Voice” contestant Mike Parker performing at LFCC Nov. 1

Posted on October 26th, 2018

Mike Parker, the Fauquier County-raised young man who was snapped up by celebrity coach Jennifer Hudson at the last possible moment during blind auditions on NBC’s popular singing competition, “The Voice,” is coming to LFCC’s Warrenton Campus on Thursday, Nov. 1. Parker, whose mother Dr. DeJuanna Parker is an LFCC academic adviser, will perform a […]

LFCC professor to discuss his recent trip to China in Oct. 31st presentation

Posted on October 24th, 2018

LFCC History Professor Curtis Morgan will share the emotionally and culturally-rich experiences he and his teenage daughter enjoyed on their recent trip to China in a presentation, “Walls and Bridges:  A Chinese Adoptee’s Homecoming,” at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 31, in the McCoy Theatre. While in China, they visited the orphanage where Morgan and his […]

Join LFCC financial aid professionals for Super FAFSA Day

Posted on October 15th, 2018

All college-bound students and their parents are invited to LFCC on Saturday, Oct. 20 for the annual Super FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Day. It is from 9 a.m. to noon. Super FAFSA Day is designed to educate students and parents about the financial aid process, as well as assist in filling out […]

LFCC students will have opportunity to participate in overnight Slave Dwelling Project

Posted on October 5th, 2018

LFCC students are being offered the opportunity to participate in a unique experience – sleeping on the lower-level floor of Belle Grove Plantation in Middletown as part of the Slave Dwelling Project on Nov. 10. Founded by Joe McGill, the Slave Dwelling Project’s mission is to identify dwellings once slept in by slaves and to […]

Access to LFCC heavy equipment operator program to increase thanks to economic investment

Posted on September 18th, 2018

A little more than a year after becoming the first community college in Virginia to offer statewide industry credential programs for heavy equipment operators (HEO), LFCC is partnering with two other community colleges to provide greater access to the in-demand training. Virginia’s Community Colleges on Monday announced the 23-college system is investing $4 million over […]

William Daniel named chair of LFCC Board

Posted on September 17th, 2018

The Lord Fairfax Community College Board has a new leader. William C. “Bill” Daniel was named board chair in June. Daniel, who is the coordinator of data management for Frederick County Public Schools, has been a Clarke County representative to the board since 2012. He is a 1991 graduate of LFCC, and taught for the […]

LFCC President Emerita Presents Major Gift to College During Dedication of “Dr. Cheryl’s Patio”

Posted on September 7th, 2018

On August 30, friends and colleagues gathered at the Middletown Campus to celebrate the dedication of  “Dr. Cheryl’s Patio” in honor of LFCC President Emerita Cheryl Thompson-Stacy.  “Our tribute was intended to recognize her service to the college and her generosity to the LFCC Educational Foundation during nine years as president,” said Liv Heggoy, Executive […]

LFCC cybersecurity experts take part in statewide conference

Posted on August 31st, 2018

Cybersecurity program manager Professor Henry Coffman and several LFCC colleagues presented at a recent statewide cybersecurity educational conference. Coffman, Computer Science Professor Melissa Stange, Associate Professor of IT Darrell Andrews and Workforce Solutions program manager Samantha Brill attended the inaugural Virginia Cybersecurity Education Conference at James Madison University in mid-August. The Virginia Cyber Range Office, […]

New student club gives those on spectrum room to bond and flourish

Posted on August 17th, 2018

It may have the word “bureau” in its name, but there’s no red tape involved when it comes to participating in one of the newest clubs on LFCC’s Middletown Campus. The Bureau of Neuro-Diversity (BOND) meets at noon every Thursday in Fairfax Hall, Room 215. While it’s billed as a club that creates a nurturing, […]