- LSC-Atascocita Center Hosts Engineering Information Session - July 10, 2014
Lone Star College Atascocita Center will host an Engineering information session Tuesday, July 29 from 5:30 p.m-6:30 p.m. in Room 212 located at 15903 West Lake Houston Pkwy. Designed for students interested in a major of engineering, information will include the course sequence for students preparing to begin college as well as the transfer pathway into a university engineering program. Students currently enrolled at Lone Star College and those still in high school are encouraged to attend.
- LSC-Kingwood Art Gallery to Host 2014 Juried Student Art Show - June 19, 2014
Lone Star College-Kingwood’s Fine Arts Gallery will feature selected works from art students in the Annual Juried Student Art Show July 1-24, 2014. The show is sponsored by the Durdin Family, owners of Parkway Family Mazda and Kia. The Juried Student Art Show will include art work produced in studio art classes during the 2013-2014 academic year. The students’ art work will be judged in three categories: Photography, 2-D (Design I, Design III and Drawing) and 3-D (ceramics).
- LSC-Kingwood Self-Defense Class Draws Mothers and Daughters - June 19, 2014
Lone Star College-Kingwood’s new self-defense class for women is bringing mothers and daughters together to learn how to protect themselves from potentially dangerous situations. Although the course is designed for all women, age 14 to senior citizens, a number of mother-daughter teams have attended and discovered the experience to be another way to bond. Chris Mandelski, the mother of Cate and Lily, wishes she had taken this course when she was a teen.
- LSC-Atascocita Mobile Go Center Eases Registration Process for Students - June 19, 2014
Lone Star College-Atascocita Center has found an innovative way to help students register for fall semester closer to home. A large portable trailer, called the Mobile Go Center, has been retrofitted with about 20 desks and laptops for student use. Beginning in July, the Mobile Go Center will be parked at the Atascocita Center on four Mondays: July 14, 21, 28 and August 4 from 10 a.m. to noon.
- Kingwood Summer Opera Showcases Houston Talent in Performance of "Ariadne Auf Naxos" - June 12, 2014
The Kingwood Summer Opera (KSO) will be collaborating with talent from Houston’s top-drawer arts and music scene this month in two performances of the Richard Strauss’ masterpiece “Ariadne Auf Naxos.” The two-hour opera will be presented on Lone Star College-Kingwood’s recently remodeled Main Stage in the Performing Art Center, June 27 at 7:30 p.m. and June 29 at 2:30 p.m. Theatre goers will especially enjoy the rich, sensual and beautiful music which includes lots of special vocal pyrotechnics.
- LSC-Kingwood to Sponsor Hispanic Male Institute - June 12, 2014
LSC-Kingwood’s Men’s Center will hold a Hispanic Male Institute (HIM) July 14-17, 2014. The program is open to young men ages 13 through 15. “The purpose of HIM is to expose our young Hispanic men to life after high school,” explained Al Dorsey, director of The Men’s Center. “Participants will engage in leadership workshops, learn life skills and study the Hispanic culture,” added Dorsey.
- LSC-Kingwood Invites Public to Patriotic Concert - June 05, 2014
The Kingwood Big Band will celebrate America’s birthday early with a patriotic concert on Saturday, June 28 at Lone Star College-Kingwood. The Patriotic Celebration Concert, also sponsored by the Rotary Club of East Montgomery County, will take place at 2 p.m. in the college’s Student-Conference Center. The band will perform jazz favorites and well-known music from the Big Band era in honor of the Independence Day Holiday.
- Lone Star College-Kingwood to Offer Self-Defense Classes for Women - May 22, 2014
Lone Star College-Kingwood is offering an eight-hour basic self-defense course designed to instruct women on ways to protect themselves in the event of an attack. The class will meet Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., on June 9, 11, 16 and 18 in the Fitness Center dance studio, located on campus at the intersection of Royston Road and Sorters Road. All women, ages 14 and older, are encouraged to attend.
- LSC-Kingwood Invites Community to History Day Conference - May 20, 2014
History teachers, professors and people interested in the subject are invited to Lone Star College-Kingwood’s second annual History Day Conference on June 19 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. The event will be held in the Student-Conference Center. Designed to be interactive and thought provoking, this conference is for community members interested in the examination of World War I and its effects on the modern world. Participants will also receive resources and tools needed for classroom instruction.
- LSC-Kingwood OTA Students Collect Shirts for Nicaragua - May 20, 2014
he Rotary Club of East Montgomery County is playing a critical role in supporting Nicaraguan mothers and their children. “T-shirts for Nicaragua,” a project designed to collect T-shirts which are then cut and hemmed and turned into diapers was embraced by LSC-Kingwood’s Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program. Nicaragua is the second poorest country in Latin America where households headed by women under the age of 15 are among the poorest and most disadvantaged groups in the country.