The college campus environment can become stressful due to the importance of your studies and traditions serve to keep you grounded. They are a way for you to connect with your fellow students, while immersing yourself in the unique culture of your college. Every school has its own traditions that have been passed down from class to class and Lone Star College - Tomball is no different. The camaraderie and pride that come with these traditions help make the college experience unique. They help you gain much more than just an education. LSC - Tomball is proud of our campus and our traditions. Check out some of LSC - Tomball's traditions below. It's a great time to be a student at LSC - Tomball!
LSC - Tomball's Office of Student Life offers students and opportunity to connect with each of the campuses student organizations during Involvement Fair! Once a semester organizations gather in the commons to recruit new members! Free food, prizes, music, games, and much more are apart of each Involvement Fair! Don't be afraid to get involved and to join us in this amazing biannual event!
Fall Fest is held the week of Halloween. Held on the Southwest Lawn, this event has everything! Free food, games, prizes, dances, and a chance to mingle with your fellow students as well as meet new ones all in a fun, positive, and festive atmosphere! This years Fall Festival was a Phobia theme,students faced their phobias while engaging in many activities like the Wrecking Ball ride.
Spring Fling is LSC - Tomball’s spring kick-off celebration. Spring Fling is an annual tradition at LSC - Tomball that brings together students, faculty, and staff for a day of fun and entertainment. Student organizations host activities for those in attendance and the Office of Student Life provides free food, entertainment, rides, and activities. There are also chances to win prizes and giveaways at Spring Fling.
Student Excellence Awards
This awards ceremony is held every spring to celebrate the accomplishments of Lone Star College - Tomball's best and brightest! Students are nominated and given awards by faculty and staff in the following categories: Academic Excellence, Community Service, Leadership Service, U.S.A. Academic Team, Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship, Lone Star Leadership College, Service Awards, Inkling Contest Awards, Model U.N., Scott Coleman Award, and Student Organization Awards. Each year, over 100 students are recognized. Student organizations are the heart beat of Lone Star College - Tomball. A reception for students and their families is held immediately following the ceremony.
Trevor's Choice Awards
Trevor's Choice Awards is a ceremony that is held for student organizations and their advisors of Lone Star College-Tomball to celebrate their accomplishments throughout the year. The following awards are given out every year Unsung Hero Award, Community Service Award, Outstanding Program Award, Anne Donlon/ Katie Walker Spirit Award, Emerging Student Organization Award, Advisor of the Year Award, Outstanding Student Organization Award, and Student Organization Officer of the Year Award. Following the ceremony there is music and dancing!
List of the Student Organization winners from Student Excellence Awards 2016-2017:
|Unsung Hero Award||Amanda Belew- Student Occupational Therapy Association|
|Community Service Award||
Student Occupational Therapy Association
|Outstanding Program Award||Student Occupational Therapy Association- Special Needs Halloween Carnival|
|Anne Donlon/Katie Walker Spirit Award||Student Activities Board|
|Emerging Student Organization||Student Veterans Organization|
|Advisor of the Year||
Sherri White- Drama Club
|Outstanding Student Organization||Student Activities Board|
|Student Organization Officer of the Year||Brian Wall- Student Veterans Organization|
The Student Organization Awards are an opportunity to recognize the student organizations and their advisors who have made a huge impact on the student body or the community. Nominations are accepted each year for the following categories:
- Unsung Hero Hero Award
- Community Service Award
- Outstanding Program Award
- Anne Donlon/ Katie Walker Spirit Award
- Emerging Student Organization Award
- Advisor of the Year Award
- Outstanding Student Organization Award
- Student Organization Officer of the Year Award