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

LFCC EMS – Paramedic program granted continuing accreditation by national body

Posted on August 16th, 2019

LFCC’s EMS – Paramedic Program has been granted continuing accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) Board of Directors. The board acted upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions. Through the accreditation process, which includes a thorough review of the […]

Christine Kriz wins Virginia Small Business Development Center of the Year 2019

Posted on August 13th, 2019

The Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center is proud to announce that Christine Kriz, has won the Small Business Development Center Director of the year for the state of Virginia.  Kriz will be flown to California in September for national recognition at the ASBDC National Conference. Each state has one winner.  Winners were chosen based […]

Lord Fairfax Community College Bookstore Raises Money for Campus Food Bank

Posted on August 9th, 2019

Lord Fairfax Community College Bookstore is partnering with the Virginia Community College System’s (VCCS) Hunger Project to help raise money for the college’s food banks by accepting customer donations at the register. Follett Higher Education Group will match donations up to $1,000. Customers inclined to donate may stop by the stores, located at 6480 College […]

LFCC receives more than $180,000 in funding for electrical and HVAC programs

Posted on August 2nd, 2019

LFCC will be expanding its electrical and HVAC programming thanks to $182,466 in FastForward Workforce Training Grant money. The programs are among the short-term training courses for which eligible students will only have to pay one-third of the program cost. Lord Fairfax is one of the 23 community colleges that make up the Virginia Community […]

LFCC forensic science pathway can lead to variety of career choices

Posted on July 25th, 2019

After analyzing all of the evidence, it’s clear that LFCC’s forensic science program provides the basis for a rewarding and exciting career. Professor George Crump had been teaching biology classes at LFCC for several years before developing introductory forensic science courses nearly 10 years ago. Two years ago, the forensic science offerings were expanded, and […]

LFCC Cyber Club sponsoring third annual speed cubing competition Saturday, July 27

Posted on July 24th, 2019

The public is invited to come watch more than 100 competitors twist and turn their way to glory in the third annual World Cube Association Rally in the Valley, starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 27, in the Corron Community Development Center on LFCC’s Middletown Campus. The competitions will continue till 5:30 p.m. The LFCC […]

Workforce Solutions Guarantee-to-Interview Program Leads to IT Job

Posted on June 28th, 2019

Skyline High School graduate Bradley Cute recently completed LFCC Workforce Solutions’ CompTIA A+ Prep and Certification course, and now works for a federal contractor in Luray. He took advantage of the Guarantee-to-Interview program Workforce Solutions has with Syntelligent Analytic Solutions LLC. Syntelligent has agreed to interview students who have completed the CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, […]

LFCC holds groundbreaking on new Luray-Page County Center

Posted on May 20th, 2019

Ground was ceremoniously broken Thursday, May 16, on LFCC’s first permanent home in Page County. While the current Luray-Page County Center (LPCC) has been operating out of a former Wrangler jeans plant at 334 N. Hawksbill St. in Luray since 2006, it is in leased space that recently sold at auction. “While we’re extremely grateful […]