Showing posts from March, 2018

College to Open at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 2, spring classes start April 3

LBCC and all centers will open at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 2 due to Spring Inservice all-staff meeting. The college will be closed to the public Monday morning before 10:30 a.m.

Spring term classes start Tuesday, April 3.

Senator Wyden Town Hall March 17, 2 p.m., LBCC AC Gym

By - March 09, 2018  Senator Ron Wyden will hold a town hall meeting 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17 at Linn-Benton Community College in the Activities Center gym, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.

Wyden's upcoming town halls will increase to 881 the number of town halls Wyden has held since pledging when first elected to hold annual town halls in each of Oregon’s 36 counties.

“These open-to-all town halls in Lincoln and Linn counties are part of my promise to provide Oregonians in every part of the state opportunities to share their ideas and ask any question,” Wyden said. “These conversations are a big part of the ‘Oregon Way’ that represent the best of our state’s proud tradition of participatory democracy.”

Senator Wyden’s town hall is free and open to the public. Direct questions about or requests for special needs or accommodations to the LBCC Disability Coordinator, RCH-105, or call 541-917-4789, or Oregon Telecommunications Relay TTD a…

LBCC named Large Business of Year by Albany Chamber

Linn-Benton Community College was named Large Business of the Year by the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce at the chamber’s Distinguished Service Awards banquet held March 10.

LBCC was recognized for its work to develop partnerships with industry and the business community, including the Pipeline program, which aims to connect students with local jobs, and for efforts by staff members to support a variety of community causes and organizations.

"It was an honor to be considered for this award alongside a great organization like Selmet, and an even greater honor to then receive it,” said LBCC President Dr. Greg Hamann. “LBCC is committed to building better communities, a vision that began with great people like founding board member Russ Tripp and continues with our passionate employees, board members and with me personally. I am grateful to be a part of such a great calling, and blessed to be among so many dedicated people at LBCC and i…