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  • After a tumultuous start to fall 2017 and a wintry beginning to spring 2018, Lone Star College-Kingwood opened its newest building on Jan. 18 with more than 800 students. The Lone Star College-Process Technology Center houses the campus’s Process Technology program, which prepares students for entry-level careers as process technicians and operators. It is also the location for science and engineering classes with labs that were displaced from the Kingwood campus due to Hurricane Harvey.

  • Lone Star College-Kingwood and the Humble Assistance Ministries (HAAM) will continue its efforts to provide food to individuals and families in the Lake Houston area. The entities invite the community to its first spring Community Food Fair on Feb. 14 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the college’s Parking Lot G. The goal is to help alleviate hunger by providing free food once a month during the fall and spring semesters on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Entering the business world after high school, Ruby Qattan was on top of the world. Although she obtained success, she realized something was missing. “Even though I was climbing the corporate ladder, I was not satisfied. After a lot of soul searching, I realized that I wanted to go back to school and earn a college degree,” she said. Qattan will graduate from Lone Star College-Atascocita Center in fall 2018 with an Associate of Arts Degree in Teaching.

  • Lutricia Wheeler always wanted a career in the medical field, but it was not until a parent’s illness that she decided to be a nurse. “My mom became terrifyingly sick in 2003 and almost lost her life. Every time I visited her, there was always a caring nurse by her side nursing her back to health. I knew then that I wanted to be a nurse,” Wheeler said. At Lone Star College-Kingwood, the Humble resident is pursuing an associate degree in Nursing (ADN) and will graduate in December 2019.

  • Dear LSC-Kingwood Students, In fall 2017, the college sustained heavy damage due to Hurricane Harvey. Although we are not able to occupy our six flooded buildings for spring 2018, I assure each of you that your educational needs are our top priority. We will continue to offer services and resources to help you reach your goals.

  • Lone Star College-Kingwood’s talented music faculty invites the community to the 21st annual “Stellar Evening”. The faculty will perform a variety of selections on Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Music Instructional Building Recital Hall. Parking is available in lot G on Kingwood Place Drive. This year’s performers are audience favorites: Barbara Butler, Kelli Estes, Dr. Todd Miller, Pat Brink, and Dr. Robert Hunt.

  • For those students taking classes beginning January 16, 2018 at the PTC, if you find that the parking lot is full, the college has arranged additional parking at a garage located at Subsea Drive just minutes from the PTC. A shuttle will pick you up at the garage and transport you to the PTC. When you’re done with classes, the shuttle will transport back to the garage. If you prefer, you can also walk to the PTC which is just 10 minutes away.

  • Retired, semi-retired or working senior citizens who are interesting in making friends, learning a new hobby or having fun are invited to join the Academy for Lifelong Learning (ALL) through Lone Star College-Kingwood. The Academy for Lifelong Learning is a membership community that offers free and low-cost classes, events and activities for adults age 50 and older.

  • Eclectic Voices of Kingwood (Evok) invites the community to its free concert, “Holiday Meditations” on Friday, Dec. 1. The chamber choir from Lone Star College-Kingwood will perform an evening of music that is guaranteed to relax the audience and put them in the holiday spirit. The winter concert will take place at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church at 7:30 p.m.

  • Current and potential students can register now for spring 2018 classes at Lone Star College-Kingwood, LSC-Atascocita Center, LSC-Process Technology Center, and the East Montgomery County Improvement District (EMCID).

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