Conroe Center News and Views
Grant Offers New Careers for Students at Lone Star College
Lone Star College is placing students on a fast track to a new career at little or no cost— thanks to the continuation of the Accelerate TEXAS Projects grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).
LSC-Conroe Center Teams Up With Workforce Solutions to Provide Machining, Welding Education and Careers - April 7, 2014
Lone Star College-Conroe Center has teamed up with Workforce Solutions to provide free workforce training to unemployed individuals seeking employment in the high-demand career fields of welding and machining.
Midnight Welding Classes Offered at Lone Star College-Conroe Center - March 31, 2014
Sometimes, bettering your career requires burning the midnight oil, or for welders, burning the midnight flame. Beginning in May, LSC-Conroe Center will offer late night welding classes from 10:15 p.m.-2:15 a.m., allowing students to gain additional welding skills or complete almost every class needed for the Welding Workforce Skills Award certificate after dark.
Your Machining Career Starts April 21 at Lone Star College-Conroe Center - March 31, 2014
Precision, programming, and manufacturing are key components of machining, an evolving career field that’s offering new jobs statewide. For those looking to start their future in the machining industry, LSC-Conroe Center is beginning a new series of machining classes on April 21.
Lone Star College-Conroe Center to Host CareerFest 2014 Community Event - March 17, 2014
Residents of Conroe and the surrounding area are invited to a CareerFest 2014 at the Lone Star College-Conroe Center on Saturday, April 12, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Those interested in learning about some of the fastest growing careers in fields such as welding, machining, automotive technology, certified nurse aide, phlebotomy, EKG, accounting, business, computer technology and more, are encouraged to attend this free event.
Residents of north Montgomery County, including the Conroe, Willis, and Montgomery areas, are invited to a focus group centered on the topic, "What Do People Over the Age of 50 Really Want From Their Community?" The focus group, which is free to the public, will be held on Thursday, January 30, from 1-3 p.m. at the LSC-Conroe Center.
LSC-Montgomery, Conroe Center Offer Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance - January 16, 2014
In an effort to assist lower-income families with filing their taxes, LSC-Montgomery and LSC-Conroe Center are providing free income tax preparation for community residents.
Lone Star College-Conroe Center is placing students on a fast track to a new career at little or no cost— thanks to the continuation of the Accelerate TEXAS Projects grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
Your Career in Machining Starts October 14 at LSC-Conroe Center
Get started in a new career this month at LSC-Conroe Center, now enrolling students for the machining certificate program, which begins Monday, Oct. 14.
Lone Star College-Conroe Center Offering Information Sessions for Healthcare Programs - May 09, 2012
Those interested in learning more about Lone Star College-Montgomery’s health occupation programs need look no further than Lone Star College-Conroe Center, now hosting information sessions for the nursing, physical therapy assistant, and radiologic technology programs.
Grant Money Available for Workforce Certificate Programs at Lone Star College-Conroe Center - April 03, 2012
Imagine spending one semester (or less) at Lone Star College-Conroe Center and leaving with the education needed to start a new, exciting career. Now, imagine doing that for free.
AARP to Provide Free Tax Preparation Services at New Lone Star College-Conroe Center - February 07, 2012
Lone Star College-Conroe Center, in conjunction with the AARP Foundation, is making it easier for community members to prepare and file their taxes.
Lone Star College-Conroe Center Receives National Architectural Award - September 23, 2011
The new Lone Star College-Conroe Center, which opened in January, is already seeing success—this time in the design of the building itself, as the campus has been selected to appear in the 2011 American School & University Architectural Portfolio as an Outstanding Design.
Meet Your Lone Star College-Conroe Center Neighbors at Community-Wide Block Party - July 19, 2011
To celebrate the end of summer and the start of the fall semester at Lone Star College-Conroe Center, the college is hosting a community-wide block party on Saturday, August 6, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at the new campus located at 777 Conroe Park North Drive in Conroe.
Grant Provides New Skill, Bright Future for Students at Lone Star College-Conroe Center - June 20, 2011
When Leticia Weathers, a student at Lone Star College-Conroe Center, was searching for a job last fall, she found only closed doors. Without her high school diploma or general education development (GED) certificate, Weathers, a mother of two, just couldn’t find the right opportunity.
The Finishing Touch! New Signage at Lone Star College-Conroe Center - June 20, 2011
Displayed on the west side of the academic building, the LSC-Conroe Center sign—complete with the iconic arced star—is highly visible for those driving east on FM 3083 toward the campus.
Beat the Heat With Summer Classes at Lone Star College-Conroe Center - May 6, 2011
Save time—and gas—this summer by taking your college classes close to home at the new Lone Star College-Conroe Center, where several options are available for those looking to knock-out some courses during the hot summer months.
Texas Wildlife and Woodland Expo & Spring Flingoffers free, family fun March 26 in Conroe - March 22, 2011
Calling all nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, home owners and landowners: It’s time for the annual Texas Wildlife and Woodland Expo & Spring Fling.
No Classes on Thursday, February 17 - February 15, 2011
All Lone Star College System campuses, including LSC-Montgomery and LSC-Conroe Center, will not hold classes Thursday, February 17, for an all-employee Conference Day. The LSC-Montgomery Library will be open its normal hours, 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Open Doors. Open House. Lone Star College-Conroe Center Hosts Community-Wide Celebration for New Campus - January 04, 2011
Free Event and Campus Tours on January 14.
Lone Star College-Conroe Center Breaks Ground on New Campus - February 03, 2010
Building on its strong and lasting bond with the Conroe community, LSC-Montgomery broke ground on a new campus, LSC-Conroe Center, on January 29, in the midst of several Lone Star College System officials, community leaders, including Congressman Kevin Brady, and students, staff, and faculty.
Groundbreaking Ceremony for Lone Star College-Conroe Center to be Held Friday, January 29 - January 20, 2010
A groundbreaking ceremony to kickoff construction of a new Lone Star College-Conroe Center campus will take place on Friday, January 29, 2009, at 12 p.m. The ceremony will be held at the build site of the new center, which is located at 777 N. FM 3083 E., in Conroe.
Community Leaders Meet to Discuss Vision For New LSC-Conroe Center - October 07, 2009
Representatives from local government, school districts, businesses, and non-profit organizations joined together last month to discuss their vision for how Lone Star College-Conroe Center should serve the local community.
LSC-Conroe Center Joins With Pearson VUE to Become Local Authorized Testing Center - August 26, 2009
As a major benefit for students and community members, Lone Star College-Conroe Center has partnered with Pearson VUE to become an approved on-site testing center, equipped to provide convenient computer-based testing solutions for those seeking certification or professional licensure exams.
Continuing Education Courses Offered at LSC-Conroe Center This Fall - July 29, 2009
Conroe-area residents interested in professional development, personal enrichment-or both-need look no further than Lone Star College-Conroe Center, which offers an assortment of individual continuing education classes this fall.
LSC-Conroe Center Reorganizes HVAC Program to Better Equip Students for Industry - July 20, 2009
The heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) certification program offered at Lone Star College-Conroe Center was recently restructured to better prepare individuals for entry-level employment in the residential or light commercial heating and air conditioning industry.
Increased Demand for Machining Certificate at LSC-Conroe Center - June 04, 2009
Responding to an increased amount of community interest, Lone Star College-Conroe Center will offer a second series of computerized numerical control (CNC) machining classes during the evening beginning June 22, 2009.
Land donated for new LSC-Conroe Center - May 12, 2009
When voters approved Lone Star College System's bond referendum in May 2008, they set in motion a series of actions that have led to the addition of a full-service satellite center in the high-growth northern portion of the Lone Star College System service area.