Member Press Releases


HOUSTON (April 13, 2016) – Lone Star College will host the 13th Annual International Education Conference, "The Global Environment: It’s in Your Hands" on Earth Day, Friday, April 22nd.

HOUSTON (April 12, 2016) – Students from Lone Star College received the Outstanding Delegation award for the second year in a row at the recent National Model United Nations conference.

HOUSTON (April 29, 2016) – The Lone Star College Small Business Development Center Advisory Council is accepting nominations for the 30th Annual Small Business of the Year awards sponsored by BBVA Compass.

THE WOODLANDS, TX – (April 12, 2016) – The Signorelli Company, a leader among real estate developers in Texas, has announced that Academy Sports + Outdoors, the premier sports, outdoor and lifestyle retailer, has signed on as the third major anchor store for Valley Ranch Town Center, a new retail district situated inside the master-planned community of Valley Ranch. This 1,400-acre community is ideally located at the intersection of US 59 North and the Grand Parkway, just north of Kingwood.

HOUSTON (March 31, 2016) – Lone Star College will host a series of career fairs to help those looking to enter the workforce, or find a better job in health care, technical/skilled trades, and professional and administrative services.

HOUSTON (March 24, 2016) – The Lone Star College Center for Civic Engagement has partnered with the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) and The Democracy Commitment (TDC) to sponsor a local public forum entitled "Citizenship Under Siege".

Broken Arrow, OK – (April 1, 2016) – The Signorelli Company, developer of The Shops at Aspen Creek, has announced that construction of The Reserve at Aspen Creek, a 240-unit upscale apartment project has begun, with an early 2017 opening planned.

HOUSTON (March 21, 2016) – Some of Houston's most outstanding women in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) will share their experiences to encourage more females to enter these professions where women represent less than one-third of those in the field.

Houston, TX (March 18, 2016) — Kingwood Medical Center today announced the appointment of Devon Alexander to the leadership team in the newly created role of Director of Community and Public Relations. Alexander will begin her role at the facility on March 21, 2016.

HOUSTON (March 9, 2016) – Lone Star College has named Amos McDonald and Helen Clougherty as vice chancellors. McDonald will serve as vice chancellor of Government and Public Relations. Clougherty will serve as vice chancellor and chief of staff.