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

Lord Fairfax Follies Spring Show celebrates 40 years

Posted on March 28th, 2019

Be sure to catch one of the four Lord Fairfax Follies Spring Shows the weekend of April 6 and 7 in the McCoy Theatre on LFCC’s Middletown Campus. Shows start at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on April 6, and 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on April 7. This will mark the curtain call for […]

LFCC again designated a Military Friendly® School

Posted on March 1st, 2019

For the 10th year, LFCC has been designated a Military Friendly® School by Viqtory, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business that connects service members to civilian jobs and education. For the first time the college has been given a gold designation. This distinction means that Lord Fairfax scored within 10 percent of the 10th highest-rated school […]

LFCC enters honors partnership with Shenandoah University

Posted on February 28th, 2019

Administrators from LFCC and Shenandoah University have entered into an agreement that will facilitate the transfer of honors students from LFCC to the university. A memorandum of understanding, signed by administrators from both institutions, facilitates the transfer of Lord Fairfax honors program students into Shenandoah University’s College of Arts and Sciences Honors Program beginning this […]

Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions welcomes Disney Institute to Middletown, Virginia

Posted on February 27th, 2019

Middletown, VA February 27, 2019 – Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, Disney’s Approach to Quality Service, to Middletown, Virginia on March 28, 2019.  Sponsored by LFCC Workforce Solutions, the one-day event will help area professionals begin to examine how they can differentiate their service to become a provider of choice and […]

LFCC virtual exchange project impresses State Department visitors

Posted on February 5th, 2019

A group of LFCC students working on a virtual global exchange with college students in Jordan impressed Assistant U.S. Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce during her visit to the Middletown Campus on Monday, Feb. 4. During the fall semester, 19 LFCC students participated in a 10-week virtual exchange with students […]

Forty years of Lord Fairfax Follies kicks off Monday, Feb. 4

Posted on January 31st, 2019

Lord Fairfax Community College is celebrating 40 years of the Fairfax Follies Spring Show in April, and is looking for singers, dancers and actors to take part. Those wishing to participate are invited to a kick-off meeting 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, in the McCoy Theatre on the Middletown Campus. Communications Studies and Theater Professor […]

LFCC Fauquier Campus invites public to MLK Day activities

Posted on January 10th, 2019

The college may be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, but at 5:30 p.m., LFCC’s Fauquier Campus will open the doors to the Rose Loeb Student Center to welcome those wishing to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Choir will perform spiritual and contemporary songs under the direction of the […]

Sensory break room on campus a haven for those with autism

Posted on January 7th, 2019

LFCC students on the autism spectrum or with sensory processing issues now have a special place on the Middletown Campus where they can get some respite. A sensory break room opened this past semester in Fairfax Hall. The small space is stocked with a rocking chair, bean bag chairs, weighted blankets, a stability cushion, noise-canceling […]

LFCC students participate in virtual exchange with Jordanian students

Posted on December 12th, 2018

Joint project tackles plastic bottle recycling A team of LFCC students has participated in a 10-week foreign exchange program – without ever leaving their classroom. They are taking part in the Global Solutions Sustainability Challenge, in which they identify an ecological problem faced by the hospitality industry, and then work to create a solution with […]

Luray tech firm aims to hire additional LFCC students

Posted on December 11th, 2018

Through a unique partnership, four LFCC students and one graduate are gaining valuable experience with a Luray technology firm. Students Harvey Ruth, Johnathan Choat, Jerry Lackovitch and Dedric Smith, as well as LFCC alumnus Shilo Parlett, work in the Luray office of Falls Church-based Syntelligent Analytic Solutions LLC. All of the young men, except Smith, […]