Lone Star College-University Park (LSC-University Park) welcomes author Kimberly Garza for a special author visit and book signing event as part of its ReadUP! program. The event will take place on Thursday, Feb. 29, 2024, from 1-3 p.m. in West Dining at LSC-University Park, 20515 TX-249, Houston, TX 77070.
Lone Star College-University Park (LSC-University Park) proudly hosted the Texas High School First Responder Competition on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024, bringing together the state's most talented aspiring first responders for a day of intense competition and learning. The event, organized by the Texas Public Service Teacher Association (TXPSTA), showcased nearly 400 students and advisors from over 30 schools who have excelled in regional competitions.
The Department of Education recently launched the new simplified Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2024-2025 academic year.
Lone Star College and LSC Foundation recognized students who earned a scholarship for their winning entries in the Chancellor’s Essay Contest, "How My Lone Star College Experience Has Influenced My Life."
Gregory Oaks, a professor of English at Lone Star College-University Park (LSC-University Park), recently earned recognition from the highly regarded publications Copper Nickel and Poetry Daily for his poem, “Topography."
Lone Star College now offers food trucks and hot vending machines across the system. Students can choose quick and affordable meal options to keep them on campus without missing valuable study time.
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Dr. Virginia M. Fraire assumed her role as the second president of Lone Star College-University Park on October 1, 2023. With nearly 30 years of experience in higher education, she is a distinguished administrator committed to eliminating educational barriers. Prior to joining Lone Star College-University Park, Dr. Fraire served as vice provost for student success and strategic initiatives at the University of Texas at El Paso and held various leadership roles during a two-decade tenure at Austin Community College.
"The scholarships and the experiences I've had [at LSC] have been great...it's been a life changing experience. I'm really looking forward to attending the University of Houston-Downtown."RACHEL PEREZ, DUAL CREDIT STUDENT, LSC GRADUATE, NOW ATTENDING UHD