The character of Rosa Parks, the civil rights icon who refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus, will be portrayed in a free Chautauqua performance at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, at Flagstaff Academy. Chautauqua scholar Becky Stone will portray Parks, teaching how one woman, in 1955, through determination and will,
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Free Tax Return Assistance at FRCC in Brighton, Westminster; Thornton, Mapleton District High Schools, Too
Free tax return help for low- and moderate-income filers will be available this tax season at Front Range Community College in Brighton and Westminster and at two area high schools. The free tax service is available to families earning less than $53,000. It will save filers hundreds of dollars they might otherwise pay to commercial
The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Program (HVAC/R) at Front Range Community College has earned national reaccreditation. The Partnership for Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA) is the accrediting agency. The partnership, which encompasses seven national organizations, establishes industry-wide standards of competence. Accreditation means the training in FRCC’s HVAC/R Program meets or exceeds
Three students in Front Range Community College’s Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Program will attend in the spring semester with scholarships totaling $4,500. The semester starts Jan. 19. Sean Scoular and Nathan McKim received $2,000 scholarships from the Rees Scholarship Foundation. Anthony Petago received a $500 scholarship from Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning.
As the first step in becoming a National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) accredited institution, four Front Range Community College Precision Machining instructors have earned Level 1 certification Two others have earned Certificates of Merit as they advance toward Level 1 status, and two other department personnel have earned credentials in areas of their responsibilities.
Kay Howarth, a student at Front Range Community College, has won a $1,000 Emerging Leaders Scholarship from the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS). The Emerging Leader Scholarship recognizes and rewards demonstrated leadership ability and accomplishment. Howarth leads meetings where students can work on goal setting, accountability, and commitment to action. NSLS is an
Five Interior Design students at Front Range Community College have won honors in a national contest sponsored by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA): Stephanie Schifano won second place in the Bath category. She won a $1,500 scholarship and an expense-paid trip to the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas. Courtney Seavall
The Front Range Community College Foundation has opened the application window for fall 2016 and spring 2017 semesters. High school seniors and others planning to attend FRCC starting in August 2016 or January 2017 may apply. Some scholarships are need-based; others, merit-based. The deadline to apply is 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2016. The application