Sustainability Initiatives at LCCC

Vision 2.0 Paves the Way for Sustainability Gains at LCCC

Defining Sustainability
Click here to learn what sustainablilty means in general and to LCCC.   

There is much to highlight during the 50th year celebration in terms of how LCCC is preparing for the future. 

LCCC is committed to a sustainable path and has begun a new round of activity and planning efforts pursuant to the mandate of Vision 2.0.

Sustainability as a Value:
We promote and incorporate practices that result in positive outcomes for our social, economic, and natural environments both today and in the future.

Sustainability as a Priority Initiative: 
Stimulate a vibrant and connected community by modeling sustainability leadership.  LCCC will demonstrate leadership through institutional and regional initiatives that leverage LCCC’s expertise and maximize community benefit.

Click here to learn more about Vision 2.0.  

In 2012-2013, LCCC conducted an assessment of our sustainability efforts and plans.  Based on a review and analysis of the assessment by the College’s Sustainability Core Team, leadership has identified several major areas of concentration for the next year. 

Major Areas of Concentration
  • Staff and Faculty Engagement
  • Climate Action 
  • Energy Conservation 
  • Paper Reduction
  • Recycling 
  • Green Campus Dining 
  • Curriculum Development  
  • Governance and Policy

Current and Upcoming Events
  • Education Initiatives 
    • Sustainable Agriculture  
    • Alternative Energy Technology
  • Great Lakes Biomimicry
  • Vibrant NEO
  • The Oberlin Project 
  • Food and Dining  
  • Energy  Projects

    
Check back for updates.

Announcements

Extended Hours

Enrollment and Financial Services, located on the first floor of the Bass Library, will offer extended hours through August including some Saturday hours. 

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Register Today!

Register today for Fall classes. Classes begin August 25. Click here to learn more and register now! 

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
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MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.