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Vol. 1, Issue 4

October  2012

Table of Contents
President Named Marketing Pacesetter
Scholarship Surprise
Theatre Season Opener
Faculty Art Exhibit
Habitat for Humanity's Road Rally
Guitar Houston Partnership
Psi Beta's Award for Excellence
Donate Your Used Eyeglasses Through October
Constitution Series with DAR
Professor's Art in Elite Gallery
Upcoming Fall Choir Concert
Jazz Concert Features Love Songs
Women's Center Scholarship Program
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Mavericks In the News
President of LSC-Montgomery Recognized as Marketing 'Pacesetter'

Dr. Austin A. Lane, president of LSC-Montgomery, has been selected as the 2012 Pacesetter of the Year for the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) for District 4. This award recognizes a community college president or CEO who has demonstrated special leadership and support in marketing and public relations.  Read more...

Instrumentation Manufacturer Surprises LSC-Montgomery Student With Scholarship

It was a memorable day in the research lab of LSC-Montgomery's Biotechnology Institute when student Timothy Hall was presented with a scholarship from Kent Peterson, president and CEO of Fluid Imaging Technologies (FIT). Read more...

'Somebody/Nobody' kicks off theater season at LSC-Montgomery

So you think you want to be famous? LSC-Montgomery's first show of the 2012-13 theatre season,Somebody/Nobody by Jane Martin, is all about poking fun of celebrities and the fact that either you're famous and have what it takes-or you don't.  Read more...

Art Exhibit Highlights Talent of LSC-Montgomery's Faculty Members

Don't miss a fantastic art exhibit featuring the talented artists that teach at LSC-Montgomery during the Faculty Art Exhibit on display October 1-30 in the college's Mary Matteson-Parrish Art Gallery, located in the Performing Arts Center (Building D).  Read more...

Habitat for Humanity's 2nd Annual Road Rally a Success
Upcoming Guitar Houston Events 'Strike a Chord' with Students
LSC-Montgomery has partnered with Guitar Houston to bring fantastic performances and creative student learning opportunities to campus this fall. Read more...
LSC-Montgomery's Psychology Honor Society Receives National Excellence Award
Great minds have come together to make LSC-Montgomery's chapter of Psi Beta, the national psychology honor society for community colleges, a laudable recipient for the 2011-12 Psi Beta Chapter Excellence Award. Read more... 
Set Your Sights on Giving: Donate Used Eyeglasses Throughout October

Follow the lead of Monty The Maverick at LSC-Montgomery and donate your used eyeglasses to provide sight for others. Read more...

College Offers Constitution Lecture Series in Conjunction with DAR

LSC-Montgomery's Academy for Lifelong Learning (ALL), in collaboration with the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Margaret Montgomery Chapter, is kicking off a Constitution Lecture Series on Thursday, September 20, from 11 a.m.-12:50 p.m., in the college's Health Science Center (Building B), Room 102.  Read more...

Art Professor's Work Featured in Beverly Hills Gallery 
The work of LSC-Montgomery art professor John Adelman has made its way to the West Coast.  Read more...
Hear the Sounds: "Light of a Clear Blue Morning Choir Concert Oct. 18 
LSC-Montgomery's music department presents the first choir concert of the season, "Light of a Clear Blue Morning," on Thursday, October 18, at 7:30 p.m., in the Recital Hall, located in the college's Music Hall (Building H).  Read more...
Writers in Performance Series Presents Novelist Jan Reid
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LSC-Montgomery's Writers in Performance series continues its fall line-up with a reading by award-winning author Jan Reid on Thursday, October 25, at 7 p.m., in the Library Building (Building F). Reid will discuss his new biography of Ann Richards, Let the People In (University of Texas Press, 2012).  Read more...
Jazz Concert on October 9 Features Unforgettable Love Songs
To begin the 2012 concert season at LSC-Montgomery, the Montgomery Jazz Ensemble is featuring guest jazz vocalist Julie Johnson in a performance of love songs on Tuesday, October 9, at 7:30 p.m., in the Recital Hall, located in the college's Music Hall (Building H). Read more... 
College Hosts Montgomery County Women's Center Scholarship Ceremony