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The Communicator is a forum to keep you posted on upcoming events and information, share our stories, and ignite Maverick pride. A lot has changed over the summer months at LSC-Montgomery and a new semester has begun. With a mix of regular contributors and an open invitation for you to provide content, the Communicator will keep you apprised of what's happening in Maverick Country!

This newsletter will come out monthly during the fall and spring semesters. If you have stories, events or information that you would like to share with LSC-Montgomery employees please contact Brandy Ugent.

Private EyesTheatre, Music & Art


Artist Mayuko Gray explains the inspiration behind her artwork during a reception last week. Upcoming music events and a theatre performance debut this month. Find out more...   

Robby Wood in ChinaCommunication Across the Curriculum


Every Wednesday throughout the semester
3-4 p.m. | Bldg. E, Blue Star C.A.F.E., E-202

Robby discusses his pottery workshop in China. Find out more...

AVS ProgramAVSS has a New Name

Live Entertainment Technology Program


Formerly known as the audio visual systems specialist program, the live entertainment technology program trains students to design, set-up, and operate lighting, video, and audio equipment. Find out more... 

tale from the trail graphicTales from the Trail 
As you "hit the trail" and enjoyed some much-needed time away this summer, some full- and part-time employees as well as students participated in the Summer 2011 Maverick Challenge. Here are some of these "Tales from the Trail." Read more... 

Beverly Mulvey

Off and Running


Remember how as a child you'd get off the school bus and run home without a care in the world? Or run around, playing tag with friends? Beverly Mulvey, an administrative assistant at LSC-Montgomery, knows that you, too, can recapture that carefree, playful feeling while being outdoors. Read more...

Faculty Staff Lounge ribbon cuttingFaculty/Staff Lounge  


The opening of the Faculty/Staff Lounge (Room E-212) on September 22 was a great success.  Dr. Lane, supported by over 100 faculty and staff members participated in the ribbon cutting. Read more...

Professional Developmentprofessional development woman with laptop   


Please join us in congratulating and wishing success to the LSC-Montgomery adjunct faculty who have been invited to participate in the Fall 2011 Adjunct Certification Program and see what professional development opportunities are available this month.
Find out more...

Mystery EmployeeAvatar   


This month's Mystery Person lives in The Woodlands, but is originally from the New England area, having lived in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts. He/She is happily married with one grown child and one grandson. Think you know who the mystery employee is? Find out if you're right...

mothers hand holding a baby handBaby Corner 
Over the past year many new babies have been born. We would like to introduce you these bundles of joy. Meet the new additions...
What's in a Name? 


Letter G on the General Academic BldgYou may have noticed lots of new signs around campus. These are part of a signage overhaul that included names displayed on the exterior of all buildings, new campus and building directories, parking lot signs and more. Just in case you aren't 100 percent familiar with our official building names, here's a refresher:


Commons Building (Building A)

Health Science Center (Building B)

Student Services Center (Building C)

Performing Arts Center (Building D)

Administration Building (Building E)

Library Building (Building F)

General Academic Center (Building G)

Music Hall (Building H)


New Graduates  


Melanie HailIt is a pleasure to announce to you that Professor Melanie Hail (Medical Radiologic Technology faculty) completed her master's degree from Sam Houston State University this summer. She graduated with an MEd. degree in Instructional Leadership.  






Janet HarrisProfessor Janet Harris has also completed her Master of Science with a major in Nursing - Nursing Education at Texas Woman's University. 

Please join us to congratulate Melanie and Janet for this important accomplishment.

a guy with the fluDrive-Through Flu 
Shot Event 

A drive-through flu shot event is scheduled for Saturday, October 15, at LSC-Montgomery. Volunteers will provide $10 flu vaccines to the first 400 people (3-years-old and up) who arrive between 9 a.m. and Noon.  


Heidi and her classroom eating pizza at the Best Start eventOff to Their Best Start!   


Students in Heidi McDonald's (third from left) EDUC 1300 class enjoy pizza and free "Best Start" promotional materials during a Best Start awareness event last week. Students in EDUC 1300 use the Best Start philosophy to ensure a successful semester as they transition into college-level coursework.

Jesus Chuy NegreteLyceum Speaker Series 

Dr. Jesus "Chuy" Negrete

Oct. 25 | 12 -1 p.m., Bldg. H, Recital Hall


In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month LSC-Montgomery Lyceum Speaker Series has invited Dr. Jesus "Chuy" Negrete to speak. Find out more...

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Justin LeBlanc
Student Life 
See what's happening in the Office of Student Life. Justin LeBlanc & Jon McConnell are playing in the Acoustic Caf, there's a Halloween Costume Contest, Volunteer Fair, Tailgate Party and a Student's Open Mic. Come join the fun...

Jan ReidWriters in Performance  


Oct. 20 | 7 p.m., Bldg F, Library

Jan Reid is a veteran writer-at-large for Texas Monthly and has contributed dozens of articles to Esquire, GQ, Slate, Men's Journal, Garden & Gun, the New York Times, and many other leading publications. Also included in his works are nine highly-praised nonfiction books. 

startech symposium graphciStarTech Symposium

Oct 20-22

StarTech Symposium is a four-day technology trends event that includes a community job fair on Thursday, Oct. 20, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; the NanoTech Workshop, on Thursday, Oct. 20, from 12-5 p.m.; the High Tech Conference on Friday, Oct. 21, from 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; and an Algae Certification Workshop, on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Find out more...
In This Issue
Theatre, Music, & Art
Robby Goes to China
AVSS has a New Name
Tales from the Trail
Off and Running!
Faculty Staff Lounge
Professional Development
Mystery Employee
Baby Corner
What's in a Name?
New Graduates
Flu Shot Event
Best Start!
Lyceum Speaker Series
Student Life
PSSA Employee of the Month



Congratulations to: 


Martha Neely

Martha Neely


Katie Halbert

Katie Halbert


June Welch


June Welch 


Donald Bradfield 


Donald Bradfield

Adam Martinez 


Adam Martinez 

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