Blackstone LaunchPad

Welcome to Blackstone LaunchPad

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Students and alumni at Lorain County Community College now have free access to business support through the acclaimed entrepreneurship model of the Blackstone LaunchPad.
 
The Blackstone LaunchPad helps members move their idea for a business or product from conception to reality. The services are available for all students and alumni, regardless of their area of study.
  

Getting Started   

Interested students and alumni can get started by creating a personal profile at http://www.lccclaunch.com/. The online forum provides access to free consulting and other resources.

To register in person, visit Blackstone LaunchPad at LCCC in the Bass Library, Room 114 or contact Janice Lapina, program manager, at jlapina@lorainccc.edu or (440) 366-4900.

     
Networking Events  

  
FEBE3:  Fostering Entrepreneurial Business Education

Blackstone LaunchPad, GLIDE and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offer a free networking group every Wednesday from 10-11 a.m., in LCCC's Desich Business and Entrepreneurship Center beginning July 10, 2013. The group is open to all and will include a presentation from a local resource. Participants will have an opportunity to meet with other entrepreneurs and network with other students and alumni.

Dunkin Donuts will provide free coffee.

Click here to learn more and to register.


 

Announcements

Register Today!

Register today for Fall classes. Classes begin August 25. Learn more and register today at www.lorainccc.edu/register.  

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.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

Campus Tours

Tours for new and prospective LCCC student will be offered at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and at 4 p.m. on Thursdays through August 21. This is a great way to become familiar with campus and find classes for the upcoming semester. No registration is necessary. Simply show up at the Student Life desk on the second floor of College Center.

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.

Hours of Operation

Please note that campus service hours have been adjusted for summer semester. For a list of updated service hours, please visit www.lorainccc.edu/hours