Monthly Archives: May 2012

FVCC Brings First Gunsmithing Program to Montana: Program to Embrace Sportsmanship and Craftsmanship

Program to Embrace Sportsmanship and Craftsmanship Beginning this summer, Flathead Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Center will offer a Gunsmithing program designed to embrace fine craftsman and the sporting traditions of the Flathead Valley.  The program is one of five …

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FVCC President Honors Suzy Williams with Mentor Award

Flathead Valley Community College President Jane Karas honored Suzy Williams with her seventh annual Montana Mentor Award during the college’s 44th commencement May 11.  The award was created in 2006 to honor a community leader who every day inspires Montanans …

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Local Native Plant Expert to Present Lecture in FVCC Arboretum

Local native plant expert Bill McClaren will present a free educational lecture on planting and caring for native plant gardens June 6 at 7 p.m. in the Flathead Valley Community College Arboretum behind Blake Hall on the Kalispell campus.  McClaren …

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FVCC Announces Auditions for Children’s Summer Theatre

Flathead Valley Community College Theatre has announced the audition schedule for its Children’s Summer Theatre productions of “School House Rock” and “A Bagful of Fables.” Auditions will take place in the FVCC Theatre inside the Arts and Technology Building on …

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FVCC Seeking Machine Shop Donations

Flathead Valley Community College is seeking donations of machine shop type items for its occupational trades programs.  Items can include machines, tools and materials, among others. All potential items will need to be evaluated by Lloyd Haugen, coordinator, industrial machine …

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FVCC’s Grandparents College Offers a One-Day Intergenerational Experience

Registration is now open for Flathead Valley Community College’s Grandparents College which will take place July 11 on campus. Grandparent’s College offers community members the unique opportunity to spend time with a grandchild, niece, nephew, or young friend in a …

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Tibetan Buddhist and Teacher to Give Community Presentation at FVCC

Flathead Valley Community College’s Multicultural Affairs Office will welcome Tibetan Buddhist Lama Tulku Tsori Rinpoche to campus to deliver a free presentation for the community May 22. Rinpoche will discuss how to incorporate compassion and wisdom into the fast-paced, modern …

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Nancy Gordley Presented FVCC’s Eagle Award

Nancy Gordley, longtime Flathead Valley Community College Foundation Board member and owner of Great Harvest Bread Company in Kalispell, was presented the college’s prestigious Eagle Award for the 2011-2012 academic year by FVCC President Jane Karas, Ph.D., during the 17th …

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Camera Club Photos for Sale to Benefit FVCC Scholarship Fund

Pat Thomas has a history of implementing creative scholarships to benefit students at Flathead Valley Community College, and he’s at it again.  This time, professional photos taken by the Flathead Valley Camera Club are up for sale, and the proceeds …

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Highlights from FVCC Board of Trustees April Meeting

The Flathead Valley Community College Board of Trustees met April 30 for its regularly scheduled monthly meeting. Trustee candidates Michael Hebert, Jerry Elwood and Ralene Sliter introduced themselves to the Board and the audience in attendance. The Board issued Certificate …

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