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

Famed software security expert speaking at LFCC Wednesday, Jan. 22

Posted on January 15th, 2020

Members of the public are encouraged to come to LFCC at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 22, to hear famed local technologist Gary McGraw talk about the cutting-edge and timely work he is doing with the Berryville Institute of Machine Learning (BIML), which he cofounded a year ago. Community members are also invited to watch the […]

LFCC Workforce Solutions picks up international marketing award

Posted on January 7th, 2020

The successful marketing efforts of LFCC Workforce Solutions and Continuing Education have been recognized by the world’s largest lifelong learning association, the Learning Resources Network (LERN). LFCC Workforce Solutions was presented the 2019 LERN International Award for Excellence in Marketing. The award was just one of 20 given during LERN’s annual conference in San Diego, […]

Community invited to participate in IBM computer science learning contest

Posted on October 8th, 2019

High school students, college students and members of the public interested in participating in IBM’s Master the Mainframe contest can get help with Part 1 of the three-part competition Saturday, Oct 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Fairfax Hall Rooms 310 and 311 on the Middletown Campus. FCC computer science and cybersecurity professors, […]

Public invited to monthly series of technology talks at LFCC

Posted on October 4th, 2019

Synopsys Software Integrity Group senior research engineer Ksenia Peguero will be the next speaker in the Tech Bytes: Technology Talks with Industry series sponsored by LFCC’s Computer Science Department. Peguero will talk about how JavaScript frameworks impact the security of applications, and provide recommendations to ensure applications are kept secure The free event, which is […]

2018 LFCC grad returns to the college to host art exhibition

Posted on October 2nd, 2019

2018 LFCC graduate Kristin Fiorvanti is returning to the college this month with her own art exhibition, titled “K. Fiorvanti: Learning Things the Art Way.” She will be exhibiting Primavera Potpourri:  Fiorvanti’s Diverse Art Series Compiled from her Studies in Florence, Italy. The opening reception, Friday, Oct. 11, 4-7 p.m. in the Sekel Art Atrium […]

Fellowship recipient offering free computer classes to the community

Posted on September 30th, 2019

Alexia Maynard has been selected by the LFCC Foundation as the recipient of the prestigious Ross Fellowship for Service and Scholarship. The award is valued at more than $7,000.  Alexia enrolled at LFCC after her 2018 graduation from Skyline High School in Warren County. Our Ross fellows are required to give a minimum of 45 hours […]

LFCC going pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on September 30th, 2019

LFCC is joining in the fight against breast cancer all throughout October in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The CHASE committee, along with employee Alex Burton – a breast cancer survivor – have organized a month’s worth of activities. The college sold pink ribbon T-shirts that staff can pair with jeans on designated days, […]

LFCC again named a “Great College to Work For”

Posted on September 17th, 2019

Job satisfaction continues to be high for employees at LFCC. The college has once again been named one of the “Great Colleges to Work For.” This marks the eighth year in a row that LFCC has received this recognition, and the seventh straight year of being named an “Honor Roll” institution. The distinction – released […]

LFCC and Radford University team up on chemistry transfer agreements

Posted on September 11th, 2019

LFCC students interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree in chemistry now have seamless transfer options with Radford University following the two institutions’ inking of a transfer agreement. The chemistry 2+2 agreement (two years at LFCC to earn an associate of science degree with a chemistry specialization, and two years at Radford’s Artis College of Science […]

LFCC hosting first Annual Benefit for the Performing Arts Sept. 15

Posted on September 4th, 2019

At 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, LFCC is hosting its first Annual Benefit for the Performing Arts. The show is being hosted by Russell Rinker, a professional actor and musician who has been taking part in LFCC performances since he was just a preschooler. “The benefit will have kind of a cabaret format,” says […]