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Hemp Road Show to be held at Lamar Community College

The Colorado Department of Agriculture will host the Hemp Road Show on Saturday, February 25, 2017, from 1:00-4:00pm.  The event will take place in the Trustees Building at Lamar Community College in the Buchanan Events Room and Room 114.  The event is free and open to the public. The Hemp Road Show will serve as…

Girls in the Middle returns to LCC campus on March 4

The 9th annual Girls in the Middle conference is coming up on Saturday, March 4, at Lamar Community College. Registration for the event is now available at www.lamarcc.edu/GIM. Girls in the Middle is a one-day conference that aims to introduce middle school girls to a wide range of career opportunities and encourage them to continue…

LCC Open House set for March 2

Lamar Community College will be hosting an Open House on March 2, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00pm in the Betz Technology Center. The event will include free food and attendees will have the chance to win door prizes all night long. LCC’s Open House will serve as a one-stop-shop for information about the college. LCC…

Scholarship deadlines approaching at LCC

  Each year, over $300,000 is available in scholarship funds at Lamar Community College.  While the College and LCC Foundation plan to award the same amount next academic year, application deadlines are quickly approaching.  All interested students should apply for scholarships as soon as possible. The College and LCC Foundation administer scholarships offered by the…

Southeast Crops and Livestock Expo held at Lamar Community College

Area farmers, ranchers, and agriculture-related businesses filled the Lamar Community College Wellness Center for the Southeast Crops and Livestock Expo (SCALE) on Friday, February 3.  The event was co-sponsored by LCC, Colorado State University Extension, and KVAY Radio. SCALE was a day-long expo providing continuing education for area ag producers. “Agriculture is an ever-changing industry…

Schleining Genetics returns to LCC for AI seminar

Schleining Genetics will return to Lamar Community College in March for its popular artificial insemination (AI) course: Artificial Insemination Management.  This is an intensive four-day class taught by Dallas Schleining worth two college credits. Artificial Insemination Management is designed for individuals who have little to no experience with bovine reproduction as well as those who…

LCC seeks to recognize outstanding alumni

Lamar Community College is currently accepting nominations for its 2017 Alumnus/Alumna of the Year. Nomination forms are available at www.lamarcc.edu/alumni-relations and must include the nominee’s name, complete contact information, summary of education & career, special interests, and any other information which would assist the selection committee to appraise the nominee’s achievements and how his or…

Lamar Community College provides free tax filing services for local families

Partnership with Tax Help Colorado helps more Lamar families access free tax preparation services This tax season, Lamar Community College is partnering with the Denver-based Piton Foundation to help hard-working families become more financially secure by providing free tax preparation services through the Tax Help Colorado program.  Beginning Tuesday, February 14, IRS-certified LCC students will…

Late-start online courses available at LCC

Late-start online courses available at LCC While traditional classes have already begun, Lamar Community College offers three additional late-start sessions of online courses for busy individuals looking to fit education into their current schedules. These online sessions are offered in six and ten-week formats, allowing students to get the information they need and complete classes…

SCALE set for February 3

The Southeast Crops and Livestock Expo (SCALE) will be held on Friday, February 3, at the Lamar Community College Wellness Center.  This event is an exciting opportunity for locals working in production agriculture for a full day of quality information that they can immediately put into practice. SCALE is free and open to the public. …