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The College will be closed for the Holiday Recess from Monday, December 24 through Tuesday, January 1.

Free ESL tutoring services are available at the Wilkes-Barre Center on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 4 to 6 p.m., in Room 105. ESL students who need language support and/or are looking to improve academic skills in reading, writing, vocabulary, and speaking are welcome to participate. No appointment is necessary at this time. English Conversation meetings are held in Hazleton every Friday in Room 201 from 9 a.m. to noon. Meetings are open to all ESL students who want to improve their ability to speak English. The Student Support Services Department will offer walk-in tutoring and English language support for English Language Learners at the main campus in Nanticoke. Sessions will be held on Monday and Thursday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Additional ESL tutoring can be provided by appointment. Mrs. Whitaker and Mrs. Socash will lead instruction, and several peer tutors will be available to assist. All English language learners enrolled in any LCCC courses are welcome to attend.

Express Registration will be held on Wednesday, January 2 and Thursday, January 3, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, January 4, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Business and Information Sciences Center, Room 703.

The Spring In-Service program will be held on Wednesday, January 9, at 8 a.m. The Adjunct In-Service program will be held in the afternoon. New Adjunct Faculty Orientation will be held at 2 p.m. All programs will be held at the Educational Conference Center. The snow date for all programs is Thursday, January 10.

The Last Day for Withdrawal with Partial Tuition Refund for the Winter Intersession is Thursday, December 20.

The last day to drop classes or withdraw officially for the Winter Intersession is Friday, January 4.

The LCCC counseling department, in conjunction with Young People in Recovery (YPR), has developed a collegiate recovery program on campus to support students in their recovery from addiction. Meetings will be held on Mondays, from 7 to 8 p.m.; Tuesdays, from 5 to 6 p.m.; and Wednesdays, from 1 to 2 p.m. For more information, call 570-740-0462 or 800-377-LCCC, extension 7462.

Luzerne County Community College will hold registration for spring semester classes.

Registration will be held at the Business and Information Sciences Center at the College's main campus in Nanticoke on Saturday, January 5 and Saturday, January 12, from 9 a.m. to noon; Monday, January 7, Tuesday, January 8 and Thursday, January 10, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Wednesday, January 9 and Friday, January 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration also will be held at the College's Campus Center from Monday, January 14 through Thursday, January 17, from 8:15 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, January 18, from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Classes for the 15-week session and the first seven-week session for the spring 2019 semester begin on Monday, January 14.

For more information, call LCCC at 570-740-0337 or 570-740-0340 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7337 or 7340.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Berwick. Students can register for courses in Berwick at the College's Berwick Center at 107 S. Market Street.

Classes scheduled to be offered in Berwick include Accounting, Art, Biology, Business, Computer Literacy, Early Childhood Education, English, Health and Physical Education, History, and Math. Also, Anatomy & Physiology, CPR, Emergency Medical Services, First Year Experience, Physical Science, Psychology, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin on Monday, January 14. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Berwick Center.

For more information, call the LCCC Berwick Center at 570-759-3900 or email rgoin@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Hazleton. Students can register for courses in Hazleton at the College's Hazleton Center at 100 W. Broad Street.

Classes scheduled to be offered in Hazleton include Accounting, Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, CPR, Early Childhood Education, Emergency Medical Services, English, First Year Experience, History, and Math. Also, Computer Literacy, Criminal Justice, English as a Second Language (ESL), Health and Physical Education, Psychology, Reading, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin on Monday, January 14. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Hazleton Center.

For more information, call the LCCC Hazleton Center at 570-453-3140 or email tbauder@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Northumberland and Kulpmont. Students can register for courses in Northumberland and Kulpmont at the Northumberland County Career Center at 2 Arch Street, Shamokin.

Classes scheduled to be offered at the Northumberland Center include Accounting, Art, Biology, Chemistry, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Economics, English, First Year Experience, History, Math, and Music. Also, Computer Literacy, Emergency Medical Services, Health and Physical Education, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Speech, and others.

Classes scheduled to be offered at the College's Kulpmont site include Anatomy & Physiology.

Classes for the spring semester will begin on Monday, January 14. Both day and evening classes are offered at the Kulpmont and Northumberland locations.

For more information, call the LCCC Northumberland Center at 570-648-2544 or email llaniewski@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Pittston.

Students can register for courses in Pittston at the College's Pittston Center at the M&T Educational Center at 13 South Main Street.

Courses scheduled to be offered in Pittston include Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Computer Literacy, CPR, English, Health and Physical Education, Math, Nursing, Psychology, Sociology, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin on Monday, January 14. Both day and evening classes will be offered.

For more information, or to register, call the LCCC Pittston Center at 570-740-0272 or email eguarnieri@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Scranton.

Students can register for courses in Scranton at the College's Scranton Center at The Marketplace at Steamtown at 300 Lackawanna Avenue.

Courses scheduled to be offered in Scranton include Accounting, Anatomy and Physiology, Business, Chemistry, English, First Year Experience, Computer Literacy, Math, and Psychology. Also, Biology, CPR, Emergency Medical Services, English as a Second Language (ESL), History, Health and Physical Education, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring session will begin on Monday, January 14. Both day and evening classes will be offered.

For more information, or to register, call the LCCC Scranton Center at 570-740-0210 or 800-377-LCCC, ext. 7210 or email jlenio@luzerne.edu.

Campus Candids - Clubs and departments busy with activities

The Human Services department recently hosted a film screening and panel discussion and BASIC, with the assistance of other student clubs, has established a clothing closet on campus. The Drama Club held a Talent Show at the Campus Center and the annual Student Leader Luncheon was held at the Cafeteria. The Drama Club, Communication Arts department, Student Activities Office, and English department hosted two performances by the National Players and an F-18 History Simulation was held at the ECC.

Speakers Bureau

Our motto at Luzerne County Community College is to always keep learning. With that we a pleased to share the expertise of our faculty and staff as a resource with our community. LCCC's Speakers Bureau offers faculty and staff volunteer experts free of charge to nonprofit and civic organizations. In this listing, you will find speakers on a wide variety of topics. To request a speaker, please call the College Relations Office at 570-740-0732.

When you request a speaker, we will make every effort to accommodate your request. Please understand that acceptance of an invitation to speak may depend on the speaker's teaching or work schedule.

Robert Bogdon
Director, Marketing

  • Public Relations
  • Social Media
  • Advertising
  • Marketing

Robert Boyer
Professor, Criminal Justice

  • Criminal Justice

Brian Gill
Chair, LCCC Board of Trustees

  • Fundraising

Thomas P. Leary
President

  • LCCC related topics
  • American History
  • Political Science

Martha Pezzino
Assistant Professor, Social Science/History

  • Women's History
  • African-American History
  • General European and American History
  • The Holocaust
  • Revolutions and Revolutionary History

Mark Rutkowski, PE
Professor, Technology

  • Protecting Yourself Online
  • Cyber Crime

David J. Sawicki
Director, Business Solutions and Customized Training

  • LCCC Workforce Development
  • LCCC Why it is the Community's College
  • LCCC The Best Bargain in Town
  • LCCC The College for Everyone

Jeffery Schultz
Associate Professor, Social Science/History

  • Military History