September 8, 2011

FRCC-Boulder County Reading Series starts with Open Mike Night Sept. 15


Got something to say? Rap? Slam? Read? It’s Open Mike Night Sept. 15 at the Brewing Market in Longmont. The event is part of Front Range Community College-Boulder County Campus’s Third Thursday Reading Series, sponsored by the Arts and Letters Department. Each reader will have 5 to 7 minutes to share a selection of original […]

September 7, 2011

High-tech executives join FRCC Foundation board of directors


Two executives with extensive experience in high-tech industries have joined the board of directors of the Front Range Community College Foundation. D. William Getsie of Niwot brings financial expertise to the board. Harold Henke of Longmont contributes online education and training expertise. In more than 25 years with IBM, Getsie was a manager, financial consultant, […]

September 5, 2011

Of Plumbers, Philosophers, and the Dignity of Work


I’ve long been taken by this observation: “The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water.” John W. Gardner, the founder of Common Cause, and […]

September 1, 2011

Registration under way at Center for Adult Learning in Loveland


Registration is under way for literacy, GED, English as a Second Language (ESL), and other classes at the Center for Adult Learning in Loveland. Classes start Sept. 6 and run through Dec. 20. Classes are at 565 N. Cleveland, inside the House of Neighborly Service Building. The classes are Literacy, Pre-GED, GED, Beginning ESL, Intermediate […]

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