October 2012

The Automotive Program at Lakes Region CC was designated by Tomorrow’s Technician magazine as one of the top 25 automotive programs in the nation, and will be vying for the 2012 School of the Year.  Tomorrow’s Technician is a nationally published magazine headquartered in Akron, Ohio that reaches more than 40,000 automotive students nationwide.   “It is an honor to be one of the top 25 schools in the country, “said LRCC Automotive Technology Department

Nearly 800 high school students from all over NH got under the hood and in the driver’s seat at an automotive career expo hosted by the NH Automobile Dealers Association (NHADA), the NH Automotive Education Foundation (NHAEF), and NH’s Community Colleges, at the NH Motor Speedway in Loudon on October 12. The NHADA, NHAEF and the community colleges have partnered on this event for many years to introduce NH students to the opportunities in the automotive field.

Nashua Community College hosted its Third Annual Golf Tournament on September 18th at the Amherst Country Club. Over $15,000 was raised to benefit NCC’s Student Scholarship Fund. NCC is grateful to all the sponsors and players for making it a successful event that directly benefits NCC students. 

Courage takes many forms.  In the case of Bruno Soares, courage is a young man who chooses to leave behind all that is familiar to pursue a dream - a dream to practice law in a democratic country that believes in the power of citizens to affect positive change.