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The LCCC Alumni Association will hold several Alumni Nights at the Penguins at Mohegan Sun Arena. Each $20 ticket will include one lower level seat in the red zone, a Penguins giveaway, a McDonald's value meal voucher, and a donation to the LCCC Alumni Scholarship Fund. Game time is 6:05 p.m. and the dates include: Saturday, January 22 vs. Toronto Marlies; Saturday, February 19 vs. Springfield Thunderbirds; Saturday, March 19 vs. Utica Comets; and Saturday, April 16 vs. Bridgeport Islanders.

To order tickets, go online at www.luzerne.edu/alumni, stop by the Alumni Office, Room 212 in the Campus Center, or call 570-740-0734.

Luzerne County Community College will hold the 2022 Faculty and Alumni Art Exhibit beginning Friday, January 28 through Friday, February 25, at the College's Schulman Gallery.

The exhibit will feature original artwork created by LCCC faculty and alumni of LCCC.

The College In-Service Program will be held on Wednesday, January 26, at 9 a.m., at the Educational Conference Center and on Zoom. The Adjunct Faculty In-Service Progam will be held on Wednesday, January 26, on Zoom. Snow date for both programs is Thursday, January 27.

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

Registration will be held at the College's Campus Center from Tuesday, January 18 through Thursday, January 20, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; on Friday, January 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; on Monday, January 24 and Tuesday, January 25, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; on Wednesday, January 26, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; on Thursday, January 27, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; on Friday, January 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; from Monday, January 31 through Thursday, February 3, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and on Friday, February 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Classes for the spring semester will begin on Monday, January 31.

For more information, call LCCC at 570-740-0334 or 570-740-0340 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7334 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, Business, Computer Literacy, Early Childhood Education, English, Health and Physical Education, History, and Math. Also, Emergency Medical Services, Physical Science, Psychology, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin in BErwick on Monday, January 31. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Berwick Center.

For more information, call the LCCC Berwick Center at 570-740-0280 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7280.

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, Emergency Medical Services, English, First Year Experience, History, and Math. Also, Computer Literacy, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, English as a Second Language (ESL), Psychology, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin in Hazleton on Monday, January 31. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Hazleton Center.

For more information, call the LCCC Hazleton Center at 570-740-0790 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7790 or email kwhalen@luzerne.edu.

Luzerne County Community College will offer credit courses for the spring semester in Northumberland. Students can register for courses at the Northumberland Regional Higher Education Center at 2 East Arch Street, Shamokin.

Courses scheduled to be offered at the College's Northumberland Center include Biology, Business, Emergency Medical Services, English, Health and Physical Education, History, Psychology, Sociology, Speech, and Early Childhood Education. Also, Criminal Justice, Computer Literacy, First Year Experience, Math, Philosophy, and others.

Both day and evening classes are offered at the LCCC Northumberland Center.

Classes for the spring semester will begin in Northumberland on Monday, January 31. For more information, call the LCCC Northumberland Center at 570-740-0290 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7290 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 Art, Biology, Computer Literacy, Emergency Medical Services, Early Childhood Education, First Year Experience, English, and Math. Also, Psychology, Reading and Study Skills, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin in Pittston on Monday, January 31. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Pittston Center.

For more information, or to register, call the LCCC Pittston Center at 570-740-0270 or 800-377-LCCC, extension 7270 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, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Digital Design, Early Childhood Education, English, First Year Experience, Math, and Psychology. Also, CPR, Graphic Design, History, Nursing, Philosophy, Plumbing, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring session will begin in Scranton on Monday, January 31. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Scranton Center.

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

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Watsontown. Students can register for courses at the College's Greater Susquehanna Center located at 1100 Main Street, Watsontown.

Courses scheduled to be offered at the Greater Susquehanna Center include Biology, Emergency Medical Services, English, Math, Psychology, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Classes for the spring semester will begin in Watsontown on Monday, January 31. Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Greater Susquehanna Center.

For more information, call LCCC at 570-740-0261 or 800-377-LCCC, extension 7261.

Luzerne County Community College will offer courses for the spring semester in Wilkes-Barre. Students can register for courses in Wilkes-Barre at the College's Wilkes-Barre Center at 2 Public Square.

Classes scheduled to be offered in Wilkes-Barre include Accounting, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Literacy, English, First Year Experience, History, Human Services, Legal Assisting, and Math. Also, Criminal Justice, Emergency Medical Services, English as a Second Language (ESL), Music, Psychology, Reading and Study Skills, Sociology, Speech, and others.

Both day and evening classes are offered at the College's Wilkes-Barre Center.

Classes for the spring semester will begin in Wilkes-Barre on Monday, Febuary 14.

For more information, call the LCCC Wilkes-Barre Center at 570-740-0780 or (800) 377-LCCC, extension 7780 or email eguarnieri@luzerne.edu.

Campus Candids - Joseph A. Paglianite Culinary Institute Celebrates 10th Anniversary

LCCC recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Joseph A. Paglianite Culinary Institute. The evening event, "A Taste of the Season," showcased the culinary talents of the College's students, faculty, and alumni. The celebration also included a check presentation to honor the milestone from Joseph A. Paglianite, whose donation established the Joseph A. Paglianite Culinary Institute in 2010. The funds will support culinary scholarships for incoming and current students.

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