Monthly Archives: June 2011

Highlights from FVCC Board of Trustees June Meeting

The Flathead Valley Community College Board of Trustees met June 27 for its regularly scheduled monthly meeting. Board Vice-Chair John Phelps opened the meeting by thanking the Broussard family for their generous gift to help fund the construction of a …

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FVCC Offers Non-credit Course on Native American Spirituality

Flathead Valley Community College will offer a non-credit course on Native American spirituality beginning July 12.  Instructed by archaeologist and FVCC anthropology and archeology instructor Dr. E.B. Eiselein, the course will provide an overview of Native American spiritual beliefs and …

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Whitefish Native to Uncover Gaps in David Thompson’s Works

Retired Missoula high school teacher Norm Jacobson will present his findings of discrepancies and errors in the works of David Thompson, an English-Canadian fur trader, surveyor and mapmaker who has been described as “the greatest land geographer who ever lived”, …

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The Broussard Family Gives FVCC $4 Million to Build a Center for Nursing and Health Education in Memory of Rebecca Broussard

Flathead Valley Community College received a gift of $4 million from the Broussard Family, the largest gift ever given to the college, to build a Nursing and Health Education Center as a tribute to the late Rebecca Broussard.  The facility …

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FVCC and Ewam Garden Host Birthday Recognition Event for Dalai Lama

The Flathead Valley Community College Multicultural Affairs Office and the Ewam Garden of 1,000 Buddhas will present a recognition of the birthday of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet at the college July 6.  Free and open to …

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Summer 2011 Whitefish Credit Union Community Pride Scholarship Winners Announced

Three Flathead Valley Community College students have been named spring 2011 recipients of Community Pride Scholarships sponsored by Whitefish Credit Union.  The students will receive scholarships totaling $900 for the summer 2011 semester at FVCC. Dezirae Fletcher, of Kalispell, is …

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Bibler Home and Gardens Summer Tours Scheduled for July 25-29

Don’t miss your chance to experience a beautiful summer evening surrounded by acres of colorful annuals and perennials in full bloom highlighted by stunning views of the Flathead Valley.  The Flathead Valley Community College Foundation will host summer tours of …

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FVCC Offers Professional Development Opportunities for Teachers

Flathead Valley Community College is offering a variety of credit classes this summer that will provide opportunities for area educators to renew their teacher licenses and certifications. Computer Applications Instructor Dawn Rauscher will teach two three-day sessions of “Instructional Technology:  …

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FVCC Offers Professional Development Opportunities for Mental Health and Related Professionals

A presentation designed for professionals in the fields of mental health, human services, health care and education will be offered June 24 through the Continuing Education Center at Flathead Valley Community College.  “Minding Your Mental HealthTM” will be presented by …

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FVCC Raises $1,500 for Habitat for Humanity

    Flathead Valley Community College raised $1,500 for Flathead Valley Habitat for Humanity during a shed raffle fundraiser they held this spring.  The winner of the shed was Duane Dierenfield of Kalispell. Members of the Flathead Valley Community College Campus …

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