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Accepted Student Day will be held at 10 a.m., at the Educational Conference Center on Wednesday, June 23; Wednesday, June 30; Wednesday, July 14; Wednesday, July 21; Wednesday, August 4; and Wednesday, August 18.

The members of the LCCC Alumni Association are collecting gently used and new shoes to be donated to less fortunate people in third world nations. If you have any shoes that you would like to donate, boxes are located in the entry way of the Educational Conference Center and on the second floor of the Campus Center, near the Fitness Center. More boxes will be added if there is a demand. The drive will take place through the end of June. If you have a large number of shoes and need to arrange for pick-up, contact Bonnie Lauer at ext. 7734.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses during its eight-week summer session.

Classes begin on Monday, June 21 and end on Wednesday, August 11. Final exams will be held on Thursday, August 12.

Registration for the eight-week summer session will be held on Wednesday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the College's Campus Center.

For more information, call LCCC at 570-740-0339 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7339 or email registrar@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses during its four-week second summer session.

Classes begin on Monday, July 12 and end on Wednesday, August 11. Final exams will be held on Thursday, August 12.

Registration for the four-week second summer session will be held on Thursday, June 24, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the College's Campus Center.

For more information, call LCCC at 570-740-0339 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7339 or email registrar@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses during its six-week second summer session.

Classes begin on Tuesday, July 6 and end on Wednesday, August 11. Final exams will be held on Thursday, August 12.

Registration for the six-week second summer session will be held on Thursday, June 24, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the College's Campus Center.

For more information, call LCCC at 570-740-0339 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7339 or email registrar@luzerne.edu.

Classes End for the Six-Week First Summer Session on Wednesday, June 30.

LCCC will be closed on Sunday, July 4 and Monday, July 5.

The deadline for submitting an application for Summer Graduation is Friday, July 23.

The LCCC Writing Center will hold a designated time every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to noon, for non-native English-speaking students to receive English language support in their assignments. Students may bring their writing assignments for their courses and an ESL instructor will review your work. This is not a service just for English classes, but for all class writing assignments. The Writing Center is located in College Hall, Room 903. Bring a copy of your assignment and your written work with you to the Center when visiting. If you can't make it on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to noon, email the Writing Center at writingcenter@luzerne.edu for assistance.

Final Exams for the Eight-Week Summer Session will be held on Wednesday, August 12.

Final Exams for the Four-Week Second Summer Session will be held on Wednesday, August 12.

Final Exams for the Six-Week First Summer Session will be held on Thursday, July 1.

The last day for withdrawal with partial tuition refund for the Eight-Week Summer Session is Friday, June 25.

The last day to drop classes or withdraw officially for the Eleven-Week Summer Session is Tuesday, July 20.

The last day to drop classes or withdraw officially for the Four-Week First Summer Session is Tuesday, June 22.

The last day to drop classes or withdraw officially for the Eight-Week Summer Session Monday, July 26.

The last day to drop classes or withdraw officially for the Six-Week First Summer Session is Monday, June 21.

The Luzerne County Cares Commission and LCCC are hosting a community resource day for those struggling and need volunteers are needed to assist at the event on Sunday, June 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Kirby Park, Pavilion #2. If you are interested in volunteering, email studentlife@luzerne.edu to sign up.

New Student Orientation will be held on Thursday, August 12 and Thursday, August 19, at 11 a.m., at the Northumberland Center.

Open Enrollment will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on: Tuesday, June 22; Thursday, July 15; Monday, July 26; Tuesday, August 10; and Thursday, August 19 and from 4 to 6 p.m., on Wednesday, July 21.

Registration for Continuing Students will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on: Wednesday, June 16; Thursday, June 24; Tuesday, July 13; Thursday, July 22; and Tuesday, July 27.

Registration for returning students will be held at the Northumberland Center on Monday, July 19 and Thursday, July 29, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Luzerne County Community College will offer several career camps for students this summer.

Business Camp will connect high school students to business professionals who work in various careers and industries including accounting, banking, investment, marketing, human resources, management, health care, and small business ownership. The camp will be held from Tuesday, July 13 through Thursday, July 15.

Health Sciences Camp will feature interactive sessions and information on dental, emergency medical services, nursing, respiratory therapy, and exercise science health careers. The camp will be held from Monday, July 19 through Friday, July 23.

Government/Criminal Justice/Policing Camp will allow students to participate in simulations, scenario-based activities, demonstrations, and classroom discussion on traffic enforcement, crime scene processing, legal studies, and criminal investigation. The camp will be held from Monday, July 19 through Friday, July 23.

Applied Tech and Skilled Trades Camp features interactive sessions and insight into technology and trades careers including architecture, automotive, cyber security, engineering design and manufacturing, electronics, electrical construction, plumbing/HVAC, and welding. The camp will be held from Monday, July 26 through Friday, July 30.

Communication Arts Camp includes immersive hands-on instruction and career information in video/radio production, music recording, digital design, and emerging technologies, including augmented reality. The camp will be held from Monday, August 2 through Friday, August 6.

All camps are free of charge and lunch will be provided. The camps will be held each day from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at the College's campus in Nanticoke. Participants will earn one college credit for attendance and transportation is available.

The camps are designed to give high school students the opportunity to explore career pathway options before entering college. English and math competencies have been built into daily camp activities.

For more information, or to register, call LCCC at 570-740-0482 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7482.

Luzerne County Community College will hold a virtual Student Art Exhibit featuring the work of students in the LCCC Communication Arts program.

The exhibit can be viewed at www.luzerne.edu/schulmangallery from Friday, May 14 through Thursday, August 26. The virtual exhibit features digital file images of original artwork by students in the LCCC Communication Arts program and includes paintings, illustrations, photographs, sculptures, mixed media, and digital art.

For more information, call 570-740-0727 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7727 or go to www.luzerne.edu/schulmangallery.

Campus Candids - Inclusion Week Activities

The LCCC Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Student Committee recently held a coffee and conversation event at the College's Campus Center. The event was held as part of the College's Inclusion Week activities which were co-sponsored by the student committee and the LCCC Student Life Office. The coffee and conversation provided an opportunity for College faculty, staff, and students to meet with members of the committee and to discuss the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the College. Inclusion Week also featured an Autism Awareness Panel and Denim Day.

Speakers Bureau

Our motto at Luzerne County Community College is to always keep learning. With that we a pleased to share the expertise of our faculty and staff as a resource with our community. LCCC's Speakers Bureau offers faculty and staff volunteer experts free of charge to nonprofit and civic organizations. In this listing, you will find speakers on a wide variety of topics. To request a speaker, please call the College Relations Office at 570-740-0732.

When you request a speaker, we will make every effort to accommodate your request. Please understand that acceptance of an invitation to speak may depend on the speaker's teaching or work schedule.

Robert Bogdon
Director, Marketing

  • Public Relations
  • Social Media
  • Advertising
  • Marketing

Robert Boyer
Professor, Criminal Justice

  • Criminal Justice

Brian Gill
Chair, LCCC Board of Trustees

  • Fundraising

Thomas P. Leary
President

  • LCCC related topics
  • American History
  • Political Science

Martha Pezzino
Assistant Professor, Social Science/History

  • Women's History
  • African-American History
  • General European and American History
  • The Holocaust
  • Revolutions and Revolutionary History

Mark Rutkowski, PE
Professor, Technology

  • Protecting Yourself Online
  • Cyber Crime

David J. Sawicki
Director, Business Solutions and Customized Training

  • LCCC Workforce Development
  • LCCC Why it is the Community's College
  • LCCC The Best Bargain in Town
  • LCCC The College for Everyone

Jeffery Schultz
Associate Professor, Social Science/History

  • Military History