News

LCC News and Announcements

Innovate & Make Space now open at LCC

After a summer of hard work and preparation, the Lamar Community College Innovate & Make Space (I&MS) is now open for business.  Community members as well as LCC students and staff are welcome to become members of the I&MS and learn how to use a wide range of equipment. Laura Misenheimer, LCC Innovate & Make…

Tax Help Colorado to return to LCC

Each year, Lamar Community College partners with the Denver-based Piton Foundation to provide free tax preparation assistance to low-to moderate-income families through the Tax Help Colorado program.  At LCC’s free tax site, IRS- certified LCC students and volunteers help others file their tax returns while gaining invaluable work experience. The students who serve as tax…

See history come alive this fall at the Frontier History Encampment

Travel back in time this fall at the Frontier History Encampment, set for September 29-30 at the Lamar Community College campus.  Visitors will see history come to life through expert first-person historic interpreters who create a walk-through immersion into the 19th century. The Encampment will be open to the public on Friday, September 29, from…

Accelerated online courses available this fall at Lamar Community College

Three sessions of online courses are still available this fall at Lamar Community College.  LCC is offering over 200 late start online courses in ten or six-week formats that are currently open for enrollment.  This means anyone interested in taking a course or two can complete them in a shorter period of time while working…

CDL training to be offered this September

This September 23, Lamar Community College will be offering a one-day, noncredit course for those interested in obtaining their CDL licensure.  The training will be held 8:00am to 6:00pm at the LCC Equine Center. This is a training, not the official CDL exam.  It will cover the written test, pre-trip test, and the driving test…

LCC welcomes 18 new academic employees this fall

There will be a crowd of new faces on the Lamar Community College campus this fall.  LCC will welcome 18 new instructors and academic support staff members, each with a wealth of knowledge and experience. Academic Achievement Jerry Roseberry will join LCC this fall to teach Advanced Academic Achievement (AAA 109).  Mr. Roseberry has years…

Lamar Community College expands art offerings, welcomes new instructors

With the introduction of two new art instructors, Lamar Community College has expanded its art offerings for the upcoming fall semester.  Jason Gorcoff and Kevin Foster will lead students and community members alike in two drawing courses, two jewelry-making courses and the brand new Mixed Media I: Digital Art. LCC is excited to launch Mixed…

Lamar Community College debuts new virtual bookstore

This summer, Lamar Community College launched a brand new virtual bookstore.  By partnering with eCampus, LCC will now be able to provide students with greater flexibility, more textbook options and significant savings on course materials. The virtual bookstore is already fully functional and available to students at lamarcc.ecampus.com. eCampus offers a large selection of new,…

Scholarships available for the fall semester at Lamar Community College

The fall semester is right around the corner at Lamar Community College with classes set to start August 21.  And, for those taking fall classes, opportunities for scholarship funding are still available including Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) funds and the Daniels Fund Boundless Opportunity EMT Scholarship. COSI scholarship funds are dedicated to supporting students…

LCC students to present oral history of La Colonia

As the summer semester winds down at Lamar Community College, students in the History of Mexico and Conversational Spanish classes prepare to showcase what they’ve learned.  Specifically, these students will showcase their research on Lamar’s La Colonia neighborhood. The classes have scheduled two presentations which are open to the public: Wednesday, August 2, from 6:00-7:00pm…