During a luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 12, nearly 30 students in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC/R) and Electrical Technology programs met with Johnson Controls representatives to learn how they can reach their goals without financial barriers thanks to a new $100,000 grant.
TRIO Educational Talent Search (ETS) is excited to announce the program received a newly funded grant for more than $1.5 million. TRIO ETS provides free support services to help first-generation and low-income students successfully complete secondary school and prepare them to complete a postsecondary education of their choice.
Looking out for the community we serve is rooted in the six Lone Star College Cultural Beliefs. It becomes a point of pride for each employee to serve as an example of what a quality education and hard work can achieve.
You won’t have to go far to find a world-class non-destructive testing lab or program. It only takes a short drive down to the LSC-East Aldine Center, where you’ll find Chris Young, Inspection Technology program lead, passing on his knowledge.
LSC-North Harris is full of students pursuing their academic goals and finding the balance between school and work. It’s not uncommon to find employees who meet those criteria and thrive in their position. Jannine Jack, public relations specialist, has taken that challenge head-on for nearly two years. Each semester she seems to up the ante, adding a new responsibility to an already growing to-do list.
Shiza Rubab first enrolled at Lone Star College-North Harris hoping to save money and transfer to a four-year university. Now, she is among the nearly 200 national Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society members to receive the 2021 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholarship.