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

Generous Scholarships Available This Spring for LFCC’s Heavy Equipment Operator Program

Posted on March 22nd, 2018

Thanks to the generosity of the Heavy Construction Contractors Association (HCCA) and HCCA members David Hazel, of William A. Hazel Inc., and Jim Anderson, of The Anderson Co., a $50,000 scholarship fund has been established to support up to 25 students interested in enrolling in LFCC’s Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO) program. The next class begins […]

Spring Job Fair at LFCC Warrenton Campus Wednesday, April 4

Posted on March 15th, 2018

The public is invited to a free job fair featuring representatives from more than 25 businesses, from 4 – 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4 at the LFCC Warrenton Campus, 6480 College St., Warrenton. A free resume and interview etiquette class, hosted by the Virginia Employment Commission, is being offered from 3 – 4 p.m. […]

Employee Workshop Wednesday, March 14 featuring professionals

Posted on March 8th, 2018

The public is invited to attend an Employee Workshop being hosted Wednesday, March 14 by the Phi Theta Kappa international honor society in The Barn on LFCC’s Warrenton Campus. The forum is 6-7:30 p.m. A panel consisting of LFCC Educational Foundation Board Immediate Past Chair Katy Reeves, who is a former vice president of Fauquier […]


Posted on January 18th, 2018

Middletown, Virginia (January 15, 2018) – For the eighth straight year, Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, Disney’s Approach to Employee Engagement, to Middletown on March 29, 2018. Sponsored by Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions, the one-day event will help area professionals explore how to adapt training strategies that ensure employees […]

Familiar Face to Take Charge at Lord Fairfax Community College

Posted on December 19th, 2017

RICHMOND – Glenn DuBois, the chancellor of Virginia’s Community Colleges announced today that Dr. Kim Blosser is the next president of Lord Fairfax Community College. Blosser’s selection follows a nationwide search that took six months, and attracted more than 100 candidates. Dr. Kim Blosser Blosser, who currently works as LFCC’s vice president of academic and student […]

Agreement offers seamless transfer to Shepherd University program

Posted on December 8th, 2017

Kim Blosser, LFCC’s vice president of academic and student affairs, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Shepherd University Assistant Provost for Academic Community Outreach Virginia Hicks allowing LFCC graduates in the associate of science program to seamlessly transfer into Shepherd’s bachelor’s of science in chemistry program. “We developed a pathway where they will accept […]

Four finalists have been selected for LFCC’s next president

Posted on December 4th, 2017

Students, faculty, staff, community organizations and the general public are invited to attend a series of forums to learn more about the four finalists in the running to be LFCC’s next president. Dr. Cheryl Thompson-Stacy is retiring Feb. 1 after nine years at the helm of LFCC. The State Board for Community Colleges has certified […]

LFCC employees making sleeping mats for the homeless

Posted on November 17th, 2017

A service project LFCC employees and other volunteers are undertaking has multiple beneficiaries – the homeless and the environment. Every other week, they get together and recycle plastic bags into a material that can be knitted or crocheted to create a sleeping mat for a homeless person. “When we get the plastic, we make a […]

LFCC hosting second annual career and internship fair

Posted on November 1st, 2017

LFCC will host its second annual career and internship fair 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14 in the Corron Community Development Center on the Middletown Campus. The career is open to both LFCC students and the public at large. Free resume reviews will be offered during the fair. Prior to last year’s inaugural […]

LFCC receives Governor’s Award for Excellence and Innovation in Education

Posted on October 27th, 2017

The Lord Fairfax Community College Career Pathways Consortium received one of 13 inaugural Governor’s Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Education Thursday night at the Executive Mansion. Additionally, LFCC played a role in two other awards presented that evening, including one that recognized Fauquier County Public Schools, an educational foundation and the LFCC Fauquier Campus. […]